Looking for an escape from the rush of the city life, then make a tour to Sabuj Bon an ideal weekend tour destination. This plantation museum will truly amaze you. The place is quite close to Kolkata, in a small village named Rasulpur in Birbhum. This plantation spans over an area of around 100 acres. The lush green vegetation envelopes it by 80 acres and the rest 20 acres is covered by a large water body. The smell of the wet red soil in the monsoon and the sound of the raindrops create a truly alluring atmosphere in Sabuj Bon that will surely make you forget all the fuss of your life.
Places to see at Sabuj Bon: You can visit places like Shantiniketan, Bolpur, Bhalki Machan, Bardhaman
Nearby attractions of Sabuj Bon: If you have some extra time, pay a visit to Shantiniketan to enrich your travel experience
Things to do at Sabuj Bon: The Ajoy river offers a delightful backdrop to this Sabuj Bon, admired with amazing greeneries. You can explore this whole region of undulating landscape. Try to recognize the huge varieties of trees and flower in the region. Some notable trees are Nolinas, Cycus, Edenium, Mili, Obesum, Bogenvelia and Panthapadap.
Best time to visit Sabuj Bon: Sabuj Bon, boasting of its exotic greeneries, welcomes tourists all through the year. However, the best time to visit is the rainy season.
How to go ?
Sabuj Bon is not located very close to Vishwa Bharati. You need to travel from Bolpur (Shantiniketan) station towards Vishwa Bharati by car. Take the first right turn and after crossing the railway track, drive for 12.5 km to locate Sabuj Bon.
Where to stay ?
Small huts with thatched roofs have been built in this plantation museum using bamboo and clay, offering accommodation facilities. There are also provisions of huts equipped with air condition where as huts with simple fans are also provided. The bathrooms are also furnished with modern facilities. There is also a provision of an open-air dining room in the area, admired with seating arrangements made of bamboo and tiles. For booking details you may contact:
Sabuj Bon Resort: +91-03463 645035
Note : Phone numbers given above are according to the information available with us. If you find any contact number/s given above is/are incorrect or not in use, please let us know.