|Address:||Purbasthali, West Bengal 741302|
|How to go:||Katwa local from Howrah or Jangipur demu from Sealdah. Get down in Purbasthali station. From there you will get shared toto for Pakhiralaya. They will charge 20 rs each.|
|Pros:||Communication is very good, Road condition is good enough, Few shops are there for food but don't expect very good hotels nearby. Mobile network is good.|
|What to visit ?||Purbasthali Bird Sanctuary|
|Company:||Family, Bird lovers|
|Minimum day/time to visit:||1 full day|
|Expenses:||Boat rate 150 per hour.|
It is also known as Chupi Char, it lies on the banks of a large oxbow lake created by the Ganges river and it is actually a bird paradise which remains covered by migrated birds in winter season.
Why to go
People who are getting annoyed living city life and seek for some refreshment, obviously this is a place where you can make it happen, the weather remains very refreshing specially in winter. It's blue water will blow your mind once you get into the boat and start journey.
When to go
Frankly, winter is the best season to go to the place for huge bird availability. Avail November, December, January and February to get the best flavor of it.
Ever if you feel like having a night stay beside the lake, you can book the beautiful Purbasthali accommodation by clicking the link http://purbasthali.com/purbasthali-accommodation/
Whom you should contact
Many people contact to the boatman whom they Know previously. All want to have some good ride every time so they book someone Who can show them birds very well and can they have some good conversation with boatman. Few like others, we have contacted Laxman(+91 8609558280) who is having very good experience of showing the activities of birds, he can guide you well, tell you the name of the birds and most importantly he has a lot of patience to give you the best experience.
What to do
I suggest take full day to spend time on the boat, see birds activities, take pictures, spend quality times.
What to carry