Beach vacations are becoming more popular in India and more youngsters are seen to be scrolling the list of beaches tucked at various locations in the country. Some of the beach destinations like Goa need no introduction, since this destination stands at the top of the list. But if you are looking for a new beach destination then you can think of Mandarmoni which offers glorious experience of beach vacation.
West Bengal is blessed by mighty rivers and a small but healthy coastal region on the extreme southern side of the state. A part of Purba midnapore district is exposed to Bay of Bengal and hence honoured with a beautiful coastal region. This coastal area is inhibited by hordes of sand dunes and marsh lands. Mandarmoni is that beautiful patch of sandy beach which has started gaining popularity among the beach lovers as well as leisure tourists arriving on a tour of West Bengal.
This beach destination can be easily accessed due to its nearness from capital Kolkata by bus while taking the Digha route.
Once you reach Chawalkhola it‘s only a matter of few km to reach this serene beach. If you have booked a resort in Mandarmoni then there is no reason to worry, because many resorts provide pickup and drop facilities to Chawalkhola. On this route you will come across one of the cute little fishing village of ‘Dadon-Patro-Bar’. Many hotels and resorts have mushroomed here in last few years. Hotels in Mandarmoni are the places where you can comfortably taste variety of local sea food.
Move further on the sandy stretch and enjoy an incredible ride without any hurdles for over six km to reach another bunch of resorts, which is ideal for a stay in the wilderness of the sea and sand. Journey from Kolkata to Mandarmoni is truly enthusiastic and cheerful which will lead you to a long around thirteen km of unexplored beach. Here you can enjoy beach driving on the backdrop of the romantic ocean. Just take care of the high tides while driving on this longest motorable road in India. There is lot to enjoy here and strolling on the beach side can be one of the best past time. If you are arriving here after the rains then you might be lucky enough to witness the colonies of red crabs beautifully covering the sands of Mandarmoni. They are not one or two in numbers but arrive on the beach like a battalion of soldiers attacking enemy.
When to visit Mandarmoni is altogether a fact totally dependent on your choice of how you want to spend your vacation on this beach, if you are thinking of adventurous stay then monsoons will be more interesting for you. One of the most interesting activities for you will be to explore the waters for comfortable for swimming and joining the indoor sports in your resort. One of the not to miss glories of this beach is watching golden sunset on the backdrop of sprawling golden sand. Months between October to February are said to be the best for getting the warmth of the sea, sand and sun while relaxing on the shores.