Bishnupur is a charming town in the Bankura district of West Bengal known for its rich history and vibrant culture. It is also known for its traditional crafts, especially Baluchari which are woven silk sarees perfectly inspired by local mythology and nature. Several festivals like Dol Purnima and Ras Mela have always showcased the town’s colourful traditions with a unique cultural experience. Bishnupur is a fascinating destination and perfect for art enthusiasts and nature lovers. So if you’re looking for ancient temples, vibrant festivals, and serene landscapes, then Bishnupur has something to offer everyone. You can also enjoy the vibrant Baul tradition and traditional dance in Bishnupur showcasing the rich culture.
How to reach:
Look for direct buses from the Durgapur station to Bishnupur which will take around 2 hours depending on the route and traffic.
You can also hire a taxi from Durgapur to Bishnupur for a quick and comfortable journey.