Lush greenery, undulating rocky landscapes, stunning natural beauty… these are few of the things that describe Purulia, a district situated at the west of West Bengal, just 250 km from Kolkata. The calm breeze with fresh aroma stimulates your body and soul. Purulia is centred around hills, forests, water bodies and remnants of past structures. The land of red soil and Palash flower, Purulia is also associated with Tribals and their lives; the Chhau dance, Jhumur songs and dance which bring an enigmatic charm. A perfect weekend or a short trip destination, Purulia lets you unravel the wondrous beauty of the nature.
Kolkata to Purulia
Why To Go
Things To Do
What to Eat & Where
Their staple food of the native tribals is rice and fish. Vabra Vaja, a fritter like oil fried food is the special delicacy in this place along with different types of homemade sweets like Jalebis, Barfis etc. A number of hotels offering Bengali cuisines and Thalis are spread across the whole town and there are food joints also that serve local food and delicacies.