One of the popular tourist destination is Temple Town Bishnupur. Bengal Welcomes You Back! In our quest to look outside the state for holidays, we often tend to miss out exploring the rich heritage and cultural treasures in Bengal. Bishnupur is one such destination nearby where you can immerse yourself in re-discovering the unknown. Post Lock-down, we are opening up our properties to give you a stress free stay while strictly following all safety protocols. Bishnupur Tourism Property has been made travel-ready for you. We look forward to see you with us soon.
Bengal Welcomes You Back! In our quest to look outside the state for holidays, we often tend to miss out exploring the rich heritage and cultural treasures in Bengal. Bishnupur is one such destination nearby where you can immerse yourself in re-discovering the unknown. Post Lock-down, we are opening up our properties to give you a stress free stay while strictly following all safety protocols. Bishnupur Tourism Property has been made travel-ready for you. We look forward to see you with us soon.
BISHNUPUR TOURIST PROPERTY – Bisnupur Tourist Lodge [CP]
- AC Large Double Bed 1st Floor (01) @ 2400/-
- AC DLX DBL Ground floor MAIN BLDG (04) @ 1400/-
- AC DLX DBL Ground floor ANNEX BLDG (05) @ 1400/-
- AC DLX DBL (1st Floor) ANNEX BLDG (06) @ 1400/-
- AC DBL (2nd Floor) ANNEX BLDG (4) @ 1400/-
Bishnupur is a town in the Bankura District of West Bengal and located at about 132 km from Kolkata. It is famous for its terracotta temples and Baluchari sarees. The town has a glorious past that is reflected in its rich architecture, music and handicrafts such as pottery and weaving. It prospered in the 17th and early 18th centuries. Ruled by a line of Hindu Rajas of the Malla dynasty, Bishnupur developed a unique form of architecture and has perhaps the most brilliant and detailed terracotta work in Eastern India that has withstood the ravages of time. The Terracotta tiles depict stories from Ramayana and Mahabharata. The Temples like the Shyam Ray Temple, the twin shrines of Jorbangla and the Rasmancha are a must visit. Apart from its heritage, Bishnupur is also known for its traditional handloom sarees. Pottery, artiefacts and even jewellery made of terracotta in Bishnupur are also very popular. Bishnupur is also famous for the School of Hindustani Music which flourished under royal patronage along with the Bishnupur School of Painting. This style of music is still being kept alive in local academies of music. The history of Bishnupur can be traced back to 694 AD, when King Raghunath founded the Malla dynasty. However, it was much later in 994 AD that the place was named Bishnupur. The name is derived from the name of the Hindu God Vishnu. The most powerful king of the dynasty was King Raghunath Singh Dev II, who ruled from 1626 AD. At that time the administration of Bengal was in the hands of Shah Lahan and his son Shuja. He developed a close friendship with the king and there followed a period of peace when art and music already flourishing, reached great heights. It was during this period that the Jorbangla Temple was erected.
By Air: Nearest airport to Bishnupur is Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International airport, Kolkata. It is well connected to kolkata by road and rail network.
By Train: Bishnupur can be reached by train and regular trains are available from Howrah railway station.
By Road: It is well connected by road with Kolkata and surrounding towns like Asansol, Durgapur, Burdwan, Panagarh and other parts of the state.
Reservation: Khorlo Tours & Travels (Private) Ltd
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Terms & Conditionsfor WBTDCL Tourism Properties Reservation Rules Please Follow The Restriction Imposed and Guidelines as Being Issued Time to Time By the Government and Local Authorities of the District Before Booking. During check-in time all guest will have to produce an identity card (Voter Identity card / Passport / Pan Card/ Driving License/Photo ID card issued by Central / State Govt. for their employees etc.) in original as mentioned in reservation slip. The guest will also recordrelationship with accompanying members during check in. The booking at the chosen Property is not transferable and is valid only if one of the ID card noted above is presented during the check in. Theguest should carry with him/her a print out of the e-reservation slip. Two children below 8-years of age may stay with parents without additional room tariff subject to size of the room booked. Extra bed is available on additional payment, subject toavailability of space in room. WBTDC will not be liable for non-availability of amenities / services caused by irreparable technical faults or natural calamity. Due to the ongoing renovation work at the lodges of WBTDCL, we deeply regret the inconvenience that you might face during your stay. Please do not pay any tips to the staffs of the Lodges of WBTDCL. Pre/Postponement of booking is allowed only once for a particular booking. There should be clear 7 days in between the date of check-in and date of attempt for availing the facility of Pre / postponement No refund will be applicable for cancellation of a booking after availing the facility of pre/postpone. Pet are not allowed in any Tourism Property Tax Rules GST-12% with Full ITC to be paid on spot during check-in (When Room rent between Rs. 1,001/- to Rs. 7500/- per day) GST-18% with Full ITC to be paid on spot during check-in (When Room rent between Rs. 7,501/- and above per day As per notification 30/09/2019 with effect from 1/10/2019 Service Charge 5% (Optional) on Room Rent to be paid on spot during check-in Discount Charges Discount applicable for rooms (no two discounts will be applicable at a time in a single booking) 50 % for cancer patients 20 % for Senior citizen ( Age 60yrs and above) 25 % for single occupancy Any type of Discount applicable is to be selected during the time of booking; no further claims regarding the same will be accepted afterwards. Proper id/medical proofs to be submitted during check-in at Lodge for the discounts claimed during booking. No discounts applicable for Hollong Tourist Lodge Extra Charges Extra Person Charges 20 % of the room rent payable on spot . Extra Cot Charges 30 % of the room rent payable on spot. Tariff for extra person in double / triple bedrooms: 30% of tariff for extra bed/Mattress (subject to availability) 20% of tariff for extra person without extra bed. An additional charge of Rs 200/- is levied per day if room heater is provided in the rooms of Annexe building of Darjeeling TL on demand. Special Cases All the lodges except Kalighat, Pathik Motel, Malda, Hollong and Jayanti Tourist Lodge have complementary breakfast. No complimentary breakfast for Dormitory Accommodation For the tourist having booking at Sajnekhali Tourist Lodge-(Boat timings) pickup time from Gadkhali is 10.30 am -11.00 am and drop from lodge to Gadkhali is 8.30 am - 9.00 am Cancellation Policy Reservation may be cancelled by the guest through this portal (only for online payments made by an Indian citizen). The amount of refund will be reversed to the debit/credit card/bank account after deducting the cancellation charges as per policy. Reservation may be cancelled in case of acute administrative requirement. No cancellation charge will be deducted under such scenario. For part cancellation, normal refund rules will apply. Refund admissible only upon production of the original reservation slip. *** All the calculation of cancellation will be based from Check-in date & time.