Dotted with a number of beautiful landscapes, West Bengal is the perfect place to go on a vacation with ether your family, friends, your partner or as a solo trip. There is plenty to do and see here and the local culture and warmth of the people will enchant you. Go on a sightseeing tour of tourist attractions like Kumortuli Village, Peace Pagoda Darjeeling,Hooghly river Bridges, Himalayan Zoological Park, The Great Banyan, Gongoni Grand Canyon of West Bengal and Rock Garden Darjeeling. The best time to visit West Bengal is during the winter season from October to March when the weather is pleasant and cool and not humid. If you are planning a trip to West Bengal and are wondering how to reach West Bengal from Bangalore, the following information could help you out.
For those planning to travel to West Bengal from Bangalore by flight, there are regular flights from Bangalore to West Bengal. These flights take around 2 hours in total and is the quickest way to get to this state from Bangalore. You can easily get cabs and taxis from the airport to anywhere in the state.
If you are planning to travel to West Bengal from Bangalore by train, there are regular trains between the two destinations. This is a long but scenic journey that covers a variety of major landscapes and in total it takes about 29 hours. You can travel by the Hwh Ypr Duronto express and this will be a breathtaking journey.
You can drive from Bangalore to West Bengal in 33 hours and this is majestic journey traversing the various landscapes of the two destinations. There is no direct bus from Bangalore to West Bengal and if you are keen on traveling by bus, you will first have to take a bus from Banglore to
Vijaywada that takes about 12 hours. From Vijayawada to Bhubaneshwar a bus journey takes about 12 hours and then a bus to Kolkata will take about 8 hours.