About this place
Shantiniketan is known for its association with Rabindranath Tagore. Shantiniketan is situated near Bolpur in the Birbhum district of West Bengal.The entire area was once owned by the Tagore family and known as Bhubandanga.
Places to See in Shantiniketan
Vishwabharati University, Kankalitala, Nanoor, Jaydev Kenduli, Deer Park, Amar Kutir, Tagore's Ashrama, Labhpur
How to reach
By Road :
Buses are available from adjoining cities like- Kolkata and Durgapur. The distance between Kolkata and Bolpur is 140 kilometres.
By Rail :
Bolpur Station is the nearest station. Trains are available from Howrah at regular intervals.
By Air :
NSCBI Airport is the nearest airport, from where you can hire a cab.