Amarkanan is a nice weekend getaway in Bankura district of West Bengal. Situated at the foot of Koro Hill, this village is ideal for spending a day or two away from the hustle and bustle of city life. The main attraction of this place is the reserved forest. A river is flowing through this forest. Another attraction of Amarkanan is Sri Ram Krishna Seva Dal Ashram. You can also walk to the top of the hill. The scenery from the top is impressive. The Susunia Hill is also visible from here.

How to Reach

Trains are running from Howrah to Durgapur. Amarkanan is 32 km from Durgapur. You can get Bankura bound buses from Durgapur to reach Amarkanan.


You can stay at the Forest Bungalow. Tariff - Rs. 300. For booking contact Forest Department Office at Bankura.

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