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A good place to short trip... bt nothing spiceal

It is a small and quite beach in west bengal.. nothing much to do any thing here... beach is good... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2017
s972014
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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It's a good beach for picnic spot.Best for large group (minimum 5-6) activity.Good skyline view and... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2017
Afrin S
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“henry island” (28 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

It is a small and quite beach in west bengal.. nothing much to do any thing here... beach is good bt need proper maintenence... the sea here have very low wave... so you can not enjoy bath like digha or other beach.. in the afternoon...More

Thank s972014
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

It's a good beach for picnic spot.Best for large group (minimum 5-6) activity.Good skyline view and good sun rise and sunset view.

Thank Afrin S
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

As the title goes, I would consider this, one the best places that you could ever be in West Bengal. Compared to other West Bengal tourist destinations like Digha and Bishnupur, which are generally depicted to be ill maintained, conjusted and dirty, this is a...More

2  Thank Krishnaprio D
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Very nice destination to spend one or two days. There are many hotels. But there are not enough ATM at the point. So travelers have to bring adequate cash with them.

Thank SujitMajumder
Reviewed 7 February 2017

This is a good sea beach,unspoiled by tourists. About 130 kms from Kolkata and it takes @ 4-5 hrs by car as there is a ferry over a small creek where you might have to wait in queue for about 1-2 hrs.A bridge is under...More

1  Thank Babu P
Reviewed 28 December 2016

The beach is okayish...beware of the underlying treeholes and loose soil (chorabali). Not suitable for sea bathing. Take care of kids while walking on the beach. Must visit Frazergunj beach, Henry's island and Benfish fishing harbour, esp in the early morning when the troller's arrive...More

2  Thank RBan26
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

The sea beach of bakkhali is saucer shaped. On days of full moon and ama vasya the tide recedes in morning but comes back very quickly. If somebody ventures deep... Then it is asking for trouble.. So watch out for the warning boards and the...More

7  Thank SG G
Reviewed 14 September 2016

traveled last week. first of all, the condition of the road (NH) right from kolkata to bakhali is in a very good shape and theres not a single broken strip since Joka. i started at 8 from ballygunge on a sunday morning and had to...More

7  Thank Debajyoti D
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

We went on 25th December. Never do it on this date or else you will spend three-fourths of your day on the road. We started at six in the morning but reached at 4pm. There was heavy traffic all the way. But Bakkhali is an...More

2  Thank JoyMtr31
Reviewed 13 June 2016

We went there by Train, boarding the Namkhana Local around 7:15am from Sealdah. The train took almost 3 hours. Following the train ride, the journey gets a little less straightforward. Outside the station you need to board a Toto (a bigger, more exposed version of...More

16  Thank Mounjayan S
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Sumit k
Hi, Would like to know about the accommodation charges and the procedure, since I have heard that we need to book in advance. Is that correct?
3 March 2017|
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Response from Subrata N |
Is this a suitable place for couples
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dMeister89
is it suitable to visit Bakkhali during Christmas ???
10 December 2016|
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Response from SG G | Reviewed this property |
of course why not
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dMeister89
is the Bakkhali sea suitable for take baths ... how are the waves ?? is there any danger of false sands in the beach !??
10 December 2016|
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Response from SG G | Reviewed this property |
yes, but stay near to shore.. the water level rises in the evng...
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