Midnapore,Famous tourist place in West Bengal

Bengal is a place where a number of tourist spots and religious places are present. These places are center of attraction for the people of Bengal as well as people from all over India come to these places to get mental peace and for fun. One such place is Midnapore. In this article I will discuss everything in detail about Midnapore at Kolkata including its main attractions.

Midnapore is a very famous tourist destination in West Bengal . It has a number of historical monuments present that are visited by a number of people throughout the year. It is also a renowned place of pilgrimage. The place got its name from Medinimata, a local deity having a lot of faith of the people. This location of the place is in between Orissa and Jharkhand states. People visit this palace as it is of too much historical importance too. There are a number of historical monuments also present here that are dedicated to the great leaders who fought bravely for the independence of India. Thus this place is of too much importance.

Tourist Places to see at Midnapore

Midnapore is a beautiful place full of religious monuments also. It is very popular among the neighboring states as it has the highest number of temples. You can just imagine the atmosphere of such a divine place where so many temples are situated.
There are a number of temples and prominent among them are:
1)The Jaggannath temple in Midnapore which is located at Nutar Bazar.
2)The Hannuman temple in Mirabazar
3)The Sitala temple located in Barabazar
4)The Habibpur Kali Maa temple
5)The rukmini temple that was built in the 17th century and is thus of too much historical importance

Some other religious places in midnapore that attract a number of tourists are:
1.John Pierce Tomb
2. Kurambera Fort
3. Dharmaraj Temple
4. Temples of Bandyopadhyay Family
5. Sitala Temples
6. Navratna Temple Complex

How to reach Midnapore

Reaching Midnapore by air – The nearest airport is Kolkata Airport which is 130 km away. From here you can go by taxi or bus.
Reaching Midnapore by train – There is a a railway station present at at Midnapore. This makes the train route easier as the station is connected to all the major stations and trains are available at regular intervals.


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