Balurghat was a tiny village that has developed into a beautiful city. It is located just few kilometres away from the village of Hili, which is situated near the Bangladesh border. It is known for clean pollution free environment and has rich historical roots that are traced to the Sen and Pal dynasties.


By Air: Nearest airport is Kolkata Airport, which is located at a distance of 311 km

By Rail: The railway station in Balurghat is situated towards the west bank of Atrai River. The major railhead is located at Eklakhi Junction, which comes under Maldah District. This railway station is situated at a distance of 79 km from Balurghat and is directly connected with Kolkata.

By Road:
Balurghat is well connected by roadways from Siliguri and Kolkata.

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Best time to visit
October to March