|Address:||Bunglow Rd, Rdbl, Pratappur, West Bengal 713144|
|How to go:||From Science city take Maa flyover followed by Vidyasagar Setu and then Durgapur Expressway. Pass Shaktigarh, Burdwan, From Paraj station more (Kolkol more) take right and go straight towards Abhirampur. From Abhirampur, Bhalki machan is less than 3 km.|
|Pros:||Road condition is too good|
|Cons:||Mobile network issue, shop or market is 3 km away, only one stay (Aranyasundari)|
|What to visit ?||Near by Jamuna Dighi, Rajar chandni, Dariyapur Dokra village|
|Minimum day/time to visit:||2 days 1 night is enough for this place|
|Expenses:||2500 rs for 1 person 1 day including all for a small group of company|
|More Information:||Bhalki Machan is a weekend destination where people go for beautiful nature and weather. This off beat destination is covered with greenery and village environment. Very less amount of people stay nearby this tourist attraction as most of the area surrounded by forest. Birds chirping at the morning, butterflies hop tree by tree, dew drop falls on the leaves, reddish soil, Sal forest, a sky full of stars. These are the some basic features which can be found in Bhalki Machan.
Stay and food :
Aranya Sundari is the only resort you will find in Bhalki Machan. It is basically a doubled floored house which is decorated with garden and ponds. It has 8/10 rooms in it with attached western toilet in first floor. In ground floor they have dormitory but it is of no use now a days. Rooms are not that excellent type or hygienic but you wish to stay there for maximum 2 days. Well frankly speaking food they serve is kind of moderate quality. As you have no such options you need to accept it. The rate for fooding and lodging for single person is 1200. As it is a govt project, it needs to be taken care well. You have to book it by calling on +91 9153420133 or +91 9434537545
There is no such activity being into that place except long walk, enjoying nature trial etc. At night you can roam around this silent place in group. Early morning is very beautiful here. So you can have a walk into the jungle. In day time you can roam around the big pond near by which is surrounded by lot of various trees . You will enjoy butterflies, birds and flowers. It has a abandoned Machan nearby your stay. By it's name it is called Bhalki Machan.
Near by attractions :
In afternoon you can visit Jamunadighi, a govt. fisheries project. It is very calm and beautiful area. It has some govt quarters for guests. Sit beside the ponds for a long time or roaming around the premises in the evening. Except that you can visit nearby Dariyapur Dokra village. Take time in your hand to visit the village and watch how they process the material. It will collect your interest.