Deulghata

Deulghata is an amazing weekend destination located 18 km from Purulia in West Bengal. The place is situated on the banks of the Kansabati river and hosts several ancient Jain temples many of which are now in a ruined state. The exquisite terracotta works and intricate designs on the walls of the temples are worth seeing. The historical atmosphere and lush greenery surrounding Deulghata make it an ideal weekend gateaway from Kolkata.

How to Reach

Trains are running from Howrah to Purulia. Buses are also plying from Kolkata (Esplanade Bus Terminus) to Purulia. Buses and cars are available from Purulia to reach Joypur. Deulghata is just 1.5 km from Joypur.

Accommodation

There are no hotels at Deulghata. It is best to stay in Purulia.
Hotel Akash. Tariff - Rs. 800-2500. Tel: 03252-224535.

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