Santiniketan: The Garden BungalowRead More
A zamindari bungalow from 19th century Bengal, the Garden Bungalow sits in the middle of a three-acre garden in Shantiniketan, where Rabindranath Tagore once lived, and set up a university.
Slow down and smell the jasmine The Garden Bungalow in Shantiniketan blends Bengali heritage with modern comforts
Let no one tell you otherwise—it’s difficult to soak in all of Shantiniketan in one trip. Sure, you can pack in a tour of Tagore’s Viswa Bharati campus, pop in to one of the thakur baris—some with their feudal pomp intact—and maybe drive up to the vibrant Sonajhuri market. All of this is classic Shantiniketan, and well worth the three-hour drive from Kolkata. But to truly immerse yourself in this “abode of peace”, youRead More