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West Bengal has its attractive beauty natural as well as artificial. Tourist wonders here for observing natural criteria in Sunderbans national park and gathers for getting pleasure in the Eden Garden cricket stadium with a competitive or friendly cricket match. Among a lot of tourist place in Bengal these two attracts visitors for their creation.

About Eden Gardens:

Eden Gadren cricket stadium

India's oldest and biggest cricket ground named Eden Garden, is the most beautiful and cleaned grond in the world. The garden gets its name "Eden" due to the Governor of Auckland. One of the two sisters of Governor of Auckland was Eden. The structure is designed with beautiful trees for intersecting winding path and taking cosideration a large artificial lake. It is situated at teh bank of river Hoogly. Eden Garden grond has an excellence of its own. It is the main witness of many cricketers young and old as well as competitive and friendly.

pagoda - a structure of mystic beauty raises its beauty. In the year 1864, this cricket club comes into cosideration. The first ODI match between Australia and England was hosted in 1897 and Harbhajan Singh was the first crickter who take a hat-trick in Test cricket against Australia in 2000-01 in this ground. This ground offers large accommodation of seating capacity about 1,20,000 persons. This stadium is manufactured at the site as easily accessible from all parts of the city by local transportation. More over it is the place for relaxasing by its Pagoda scenario.


Sunderbans National Park:

Sunderban national park

Sundarbans National Park is one of the largest forest formed by the confluence of three rivers- the Ganga, the Brahmaputra and the Meghna. It also extends to some parts of Bangladesh. It covers an area of 2,585 sq km. This forest contains its natural basic like densely forested islands and saline water channels. It is the residence for Royal Bengal Tigers, spotted deers, wild pigs, monkeys, herons, kingfishers and white-bellied eagles. The waters of Ganges,Brahmaputra and the Bay of Bengal makes about 54 Island here. This park named for the Sundari trees found here. It is very dangerous and monotonous.

The aqua fauna of Sunderbans consists a variety of fishes, red fiddler crabs and hermit crabs. The temperature of this site is equable due to its proximity to the sea. A major tourist attractions is the Sajnekhali, is 100 odd kms from Kolkata city, is a crocodile enclosure. Other attractions in Sunderban are Netidhopani, Bhagabatpur, Kanak, Piyali etc. One can take help of Govt. of West Bengal Conducted Trip which comes in 2 or 3 night packages for enjoying this national park.


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