A 3-hour drive from Kolkata shall find you amidst the idyllic beauty of Shantiniketan, and your cozy, luxurious nest at Mritsikha Studio Apartments. With all the basic needs of life close at hand, it is an ideal choice to settle down for a nice break, or simply settle down. For life.Shantiniketan is a small town near Bolpur in Birbhum district of West Bengal, India, approximately 175 km away from North Kolkata (formerly Calcutta). It was established by Maharshi Debendranath Tagore and later expanded by his Son Rabindranath Tagore, which is now a university town. In 1921, Tagore built the university from proceeds of the money he received as Nobel prize, in 1913 for the publication of his book of poems “Gitanjali”.
The surroundings of Santiniketan and Bolpur are a delight with greenery all around. Tourist activities are throughout the year. The Summers are hot (34-42 degree Celsius) but Winters are cold (15-8 degree). Monsoons are in abundance.
Shantiniketan Calling offers hotel/ resorts, 4 fully furnished twin-room apartments at Mritsikha near Shantiniketan / Bolpur on Ilambazar bypass (adjacent to Ryan International School). Situated 6 km from Bolpur Railway Station, it takes less than 30 minutes to reach Mritsikha by an auto rickshaw (toto). From Kolkata, by car, you will have to take the exit from NH6 near Burdwan towards Gushkara and will reach the destination within 3 hours.
All twin-room apartments/hotels/resort are of the same size and shape, equipped with all modern amenities.
The apartments/hotel/resort are:
Poush (Block III, Flat 2D, 2nd Floor)
Barsha (Block I, Flat 1B, 1st Floor)
Bosonto (Block II, Flat 2A, 2nd Floor)
Hemonto (Block III, Flat 2A, 2nd Floor)
Bolpur station-8 kms
Viswa Bharati campus- 7 kms
Sriniketan- 7 kms
Bolpur bus stand-5 kms
NH 2B- 3 kms