Best Sightseeing Places in Bakkhali
Before going for your Bakkhali vacation, be familiar with where you must visit on
your trip. Sightseeing in Bakkhali includes a stroll over the beach from Bakkhali to
Frasergunj. You can take rickshaw van ride to visit 'Henry's Island' and 'Watch Tower'.
During this special rickshaw van trip, you will be moving through the beautiful village
side. You can also indulge in the spectacular views of entire Sunderban area on one
side and on the other side you can also witness the stunning Bakkhali Beach from the
Watch Tower. 'Bishhalakshmi temple', located at the end of the Bakkhali main beach
is another tourist attraction. So, enjoy your Bakkhali travel while exploring these
Best Time for Holidaying in Bakkhali
Being a famous sea-resort, Bakkhali enjoys a tropical climate with summer season
from 'March to May'; the weather is enormously humid and uncomfortable where the
temperature varies between 20°C and 41°C. Summer months are followed by monsoon
that stretches from 'June to September' and the town experience reliable rainfall making
any sightseeing and outdoor activities complex hence you must avoid visiting Bakkhali
during monsoon season. The best time to visit this sea resort is between 'October and
March', when the weather is enjoyable enough to explore the outdoor and enjoying
sightseeing as well as other beach activities. So, plan your Bakkhali trip during the
Must Buy Things from Bakkhali
Shopping can be a fun experience in Bakkhali if you are interested in pearls and sea
products. As, shopping in here is all about buying artefacts made of sea-shells and
exclusive Hyderabad-pearls from the small shops near the beach including key chains,
jewellery, among other custom made things that will make some great souvenirs for you
to take back home for your loved ones.
Explore Options to Reach Bakkhali
Before booking your Bakkhali holiday packages, you should know about the modes to
reach this city. Read on to more:
Kolkata Airport is the nearest to Bakkhali. There are a large number of flights
connecting the city via air to major cities of India like, Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai,
Visakhapatnam and Hyderabad.
The nearest railway station is at Namkhana. From Namkhana, cross river Hatnia Doania
by ferry and then, take a bus for Bakkhali.
To reach Bakkhali is an adventure in itself. You can drive on your own or take a bus
from Kolkata to Namkhana, and then, take the ferry across the River Hatania Doania.
Again, either drive or take bus to Bakkhali.