One Day Trip to Kishanganj
No matter you are a tourist or devotee and or plan for business tour to Kishanganj, you definitely have ample choices to explore this city in a single day. Customize itinerary for a great experience to know the history, culture and traditions of this ancient city in one go. Customization can be by making options from visiting religious spots to tourist attractions to parks and last but not the least shopping to buy stuffs which have exclusive local flavors.
Explore the City during Morning Time
Your itinerary must have quick overview of major places of historic interest. You can explore Kishanganj from visiting its monuments in and around administrative headquarters at Kishanganj city. Visit the fort of erstwhile Nawab of Khagada, Mohammed Fakiruddin located at city’s outskirts nearby Khagada. It takes an hour to explore the monument before returning to city side where traces of Alamganj and Ramzan River are still evidenced. The river has literally shrunk due to fast expansion of city but those exploring history may plan a visit to those rare areas to understand the ancient values.
At 9.00 AM post breakfast: Next stop in the Kishanganj city itinerary can be visiting its ancient Kishanganj Gudri to Ramzan Bridge or Gandhi Ghat which was renamed to Krishna-Kunj by a Muslim Ruler to please his Hindu Saint Guest centuries ago. It is now the central attraction and trade center in the city. Khagada Mela can be part of itinerary provided a visit coincides with the time while annual Mela is organized. Several entertainment options captivate you where you will love to spend quality time. If you reach from Kishanganj Railway Stations which links various Indian cities by railways or from Bagdogra Airport which connects this city with national and international destinations by air then it is the time to reach and explore the region.
Use local transportation for city and district tours from now. Your tour to monuments finishes in first half of the day. Now this itinerary has some more interesting things to explore in Kishanganj. Move ahead through entering into rural side to make a visit to historic ruins of Churli Estate in Thakurganj block outskirts which border with Nepal. Drive couple of minutes in Thakurganj to make a visit to ancient Har Gauri Temple to re-impose faith.
Plan Your Lunch At Kachuudah Lake
Explored couple of decades ago, famous Bandarjoola Village in Benugarh region can be reached the next where beautiful Lord Vishnu and Sun God statues are kept. You might have to drive an hour from there to reach to next destination Kachuudah Lake where hundreds of thousands of migratory birds arrive. It is an hour’s journey from Kishanganj city to reach this prominent lake. The lake with all its natural beauty will certainly serve as perfect venue for planning out a picnic with your loved ones.
Returning Back to Kishanganj City
While returning back to the city make a visit to Nehru Shanti Park where too many flower varieties keep you engaged besides the famous landmark—the Buddha statue. You must also go to Kargil Park before sunset to explore how this city looks beautiful in welcoming night. Once done with enjoy shopping by visiting A N Shopping Mall, Kishanganj Cloth Markets or Goagoan Naya Hat famous for thier jewellery, cloth, and craft items. From beautiful traditional sarees to handicraft items and electronic goods you can find all and more in this part of city. Once done with shopping you can enjoy the great traditional local cuisines before going for rest in the hotel.
Undoubtedly it can prove momentous one-day tour to a district which has the distinction of only tea producing district of Bihar. You could also manage time to visit Bihar and West Bengal transit points while touring to spend momentous time in the tea gardens during day time.Also Read
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