Digha, a holiday destination in West Bengal
Digha is a sea side town in the East Midnapore district of West Bengal. It is one of the best places in West Bengal to visit. It is mainly famous for the sea beach here. It is situated in the coast of the Bay of Bengal. Digha is a good attraction for the tourists all over the country and there are also visits from other foreigners too.
Places nearby Digha to visit
Udaipur beach - It is almost two kilo meter away from the main town of Digha. It is situated in the West Bengal and Orissa border. The sea beach is shared part by part by both the states Orissa and West Bengal. One more additional attraction to this place is where the mighty Subarnarekha merges into the Bay of Bengal. This is a very nice to see. One can reach this place driving to the Orissa West Bengal border.
The Marine Aquarium and research center - The Marine Aquarium and research center (MARC) was established in the 1989 during the seventh five year plan. This center carries out the research activities about the marine ecosystem and the biodiversity present at this place. The major objective of this center is to show people about the biodiversity of the marine ecosystem at this place. There are many equipments resent here. A beautiful aquarium with lots of latest techniques and innovative things make this place a major attraction for the tourists and there are more than hundred tourists visiting this place per day. This is a great place to visit and gain some knowledge about the biodiversity of this place.
Lord Shiva temple at Chandaneshwar - This is a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is just 8 km away from the main town of Digha. It is located inthe border area of West Bengal and Orissa. Towards the end of Chaitra there is a mela at this place in which thousands and lakhs of Hindu followers visit this place.
Subarnarekha river - This is a newly added destination to Digha tourist spots. It is located in the borders of Orissa and West Bengal. It is just 12 km away from the main town of Digha.
Mandarmani - This is a new and fast developing tourist place just a few kilo meters away from the main town of Digha. This place if famous for the sea beach present here as well as the fishing harbour here.
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