Bigha is located 65 miles (105 kilometers) away from Kolkata, a an important city in India.
Bigha isn't the only place in this popular region worth experiencing; those with enough time can also hit the road and discover the unique qualities of the nearby landscapes, cities and cultural attractions. If you're keen to explore more of the region, you'll find Bolpur, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the southeast, and Chakdaha 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the northwest.
Approximately 65 miles (105 kilometers) to the south of Bigha is Kolkata, an important regional city where you'll find Park Street Cemetery, St. Paul's Cathedral and University of Calcutta. Mohammedan Sporting Ground, Milan Mela and National Library a few of the other visitor attractions worth checking out for those who have time to spare.
Houses of faith are the perfect portals into a community's big beating heart. The shrines of Uttarakhand are no exception. An excellent way to learn about a spot is by learning about its past. While here, be sure to drop into the area's historic historic mansions.
Follow your passions and book one of the wildlife spotting tours, wildlife safaris and guided nature walks. There are plenty on offer in and around the Uttarakhand area. Have an experience you'll always remember while you are here. Be a daredevil for a day and go paragliding!
The handiest major airport, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport, is located in Kolkata, 60 miles (97 kilometers) to the south of Bigha, a handy point to remember when planning your vacation.