Gopegarh

Gopegarh is an emerging getaway located at a distance of 5 km from Medinipur in West Bengal. The place has derived its name from the fort of the Gope king who once ruled here. The fort has now been transformed into an eco park. The park is situated on the banks of Kangsabati river. A number of hillocks, trees and forests surround the area which makes Gopegarh Eco Park an ideal tourist getaway. The park hosts a variety of flowers like Duranda and Vacaranda as well as Shal, Bakul and Tekosa trees. You can also take a stroll to the nearby tribal villages.

Gopegarh Eco Park

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How to Reach

You can reach Medinipur from Howrah station by Medinipur local. Hired cars and auto rickshaws are available from Medinipur town to reach Gopegarh.

Accommodation

Gopegarh Heritage and Nature Eco Tourism Centre. For booking: DFO, Midnapore, Dist. and P.O. - Paschim Midnapore. Tel: 03222-275869.

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