"Digha A sea beach near home" Digha by imukhopadhyay

Digha Travel Guide: 36 reviews and 206 photos


Myself and my family had great fun in Digha for 3 days. We stayed in the best hotel which can be commended for its hospitality and care that they have shown us.

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Your quest for the dream beach holiday ends here! Welcome to the Digha Beach of West Bengal. The breathtakingly beautiful beach is a true paradise for nature lovers. The casuarinas plantations along the coast are so captivating! The calm sea is so charming! The dream destination of Digha on the eastern coast of India is renowned the world over for its flat and hard beaches. The beauty of the Digha beach has attracted tourists since the days of Warren Hastings! Then it was referred to as Beercool! Indeed Digha is seven long kilometers of fun and frolic!

While at the Digha beach unwind yourself in the sun, sea, surf and the sand. The sea is safe for swimming so you may take a plunge! Close to Digha are the other tourist attractions too. Digha is a perfect getaway in the lap of nature. There is Chandaneswar at a distance of 8 kms were you pray to Lord Shiva in the renowned ancient temple. Further ahead is Shankarpur where you may enjoy the pleasures of a private beach with casuarinas plantations
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For souvenirs and gifts Digha offers items made up of seashells and other local materials on the seashore itself. Then there are the renowned hand woven mats that are made of weeds are available in variety of colors. While shopping at Digha you just cannot skip the so very famous cashew nuts. Accommodation is easily available at Digha there are tourist lodges, deluxe hotels, budget hotels et al where is advisable to book before the holiday season.

Digha is easily accessible. To reach beach resort you may land at the airport of Calcutta. Kharagpur & Calcutta provide the solution for the rail transport with other cities of India. Through road Digha is connected with Calcutta, Bradhaman, Durgapur, Suri, Bankura and Jamshedpur.

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  • Last visit to Digha: Aug 2007
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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  • goutammitra's Profile Photo
    May 17, 2008 at 11:00 PM

    Nice page and good comments. Despite our best efforts we could not get accomodation at Sagar Priya. But then we went there in peak time.


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