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20 Attractions to Explore Near Gangani Canyon

Gangani Canyon
Gangani CanyonGangani Canyon, Gangani, West Bengal 721121

Gangani is a natural canyon situated near the town of Garhbeta, in the Paschim Medinipur district also known as the The Grand Canyon of West Bengal is almost 70 feet deep and is formed due to natural erosion of the Shilabati River. Due to its scenic beauty, the place has become a popular tourist spot.

Nearby Attractions

Radha Binod Temple
Radha Binod Temple21.76 KMs away from Gangani Canyon

A famous Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu which was built in 1659 in Achala style of architecture. Today a lot of people visit this temple every day to view this architectural wonder.

Kalachand Temple
Kalachand Temple22.40 KMs away from Gangani Canyon

This is the earliest of the Eka-Ratna temples found in Bishnupur built in 1656 AD by king Raghunath Sinha. The architecture of this temple is quite astonishing which Comprising of a square ground arrangement and a solitary tower laying on a bent rooftop.

Arabari Range Forest
Arabari Range Forest23.08 KMs away from Gangani Canyon

Arabari Forest Range is the name of a forest range in the West Midnapore district. Conservation efforts were begun in 1972 by an Indian Forest Service. Now the forest is dense green and one can have a safari by the permission of the forest department. There are a lot of wildlife population inside the forest and they are conserved very carefully by the forest department

Gokulchand Temple
Gokulchand Temple23.49 KMs away from Gangani Canyon

This is a temple that was the grandest of the few Bengal stone temples. The whole temple complex is surrounded by a high wall, giving it the look of fort rather than a temple.

Joypur Forest
Joypur Forest 24.07 KMs away from Gangani Canyon

Joypur forest is thickly forest stippled with a lot of trees. The clam forest is not only famous for the trees, and there is also large varieties of wild living beings also. An observatory inside the forest gives a panoramic view of the entire forest.

Garh Mandaran Park
Garh Mandaran Park32.48 KMs away from Gangani Canyon

This is a very old fort and park which sits in a serene setting. untouched with pollution and noise. which makes it an ideal place to spend time with friends and family.

Karnagarh Temple
Karnagarh Temple39.05 KMs away from Gangani Canyon

This is a group of two temple which is dedicated to Mahadev and Mahamaya which is associated with the ancient fort of Karnagah. Which stand unhurt and excellent in thin structure. Tourists and devotees come here with a special feeling for these temples. this place is famous for tis views, and architectural beauty. Daily a lot of people visit this place.

Hadal Narayanpur
Hadal Narayanpur49.83 KMs away from Gangani Canyon

Located on the banks of the Bodai River, the twin-villages of Hadal-Narayanpur is famous for the Mandal family terracotta temples that comprise of Barataraf, Mejotaraf and the Chhototaraf temples.

Kansabati River
Kansabati River49.96 KMs away from Gangani Canyon

This river rises from the Chota Nagpur plateau in the state of West Bengal and passes through the districts of Purulia, Bankura and Paschim Medinipur in West Bengal before draining in the Bay of Bengal. there is a dam built across this river.

Jhargram Deerpark
Jhargram Deerpark 55.98 KMs away from Gangani Canyon

Established in the year 1980 within a patch of natural forest at Khasjungle. There are not only deers, but there are also so many animals. this zoo specializes in the management, conservation, and breeding of endangered species of this area. Daily a lot of peoples comes here to visit this place.

Chilkigarh, kanakdurga mandir
Chilkigarh, kanakdurga mandir58.69 KMs away from Gangani Canyon

Kanakdurga temple of Chilkigarh is the main attraction of the district. The temple is covered in the west by a dense forest that is covered with medicinal plant of 433 types and has a beautiful river that flows between the raj palace of Chilkigarh and Kanakdurga temple.

Jhargram Raj Palace
Jhargram Raj Palace59.00 KMs away from Gangani Canyon

The Jhargram Raj Palace is the current residence of the Malla Deb Royal family founded around 1592 AD by Sarveshwar Singh. About 10 rooms plus three dormitories on the ground floor have been converted into a Heritage Hotel run by the family. The Palace is an opulent Italianate structure set in carefully laid lawns and gardens.

Nehru Museum of Science & Technology
Nehru Museum of Science & Technology59.94 KMs away from Gangani Canyon

Nehru Museum of Science and Technology is a museum situated within the IIT Kharagpur campus. It showcases many exhibits from various institutes and organizations across India and comprises of many technical models from the recent to past. The open area outside the building has many open-air demonstrations and outdoor exhibits including a hunter fighter plane, and a steam locomotive engine.

Hijli Eco Park
Hijli Eco Park61.93 KMs away from Gangani Canyon

It’s a small natural park very close to IIT Kharagpur campus. There is a small deer park inside and a nursery also. The park has enchanting pathways with tall trees providing a canopy from both sides.

Devgarbha Shaktipeeth Shri Kankaleshwari Kali Temple, Birbhum

Made from precious stones and black rocks, The sculpture is also believed to be a symbol of the continuity of life as its made from the stones found on Damoder riverbed . An important temple in Bardhaman.

Sarbamangala Temple
Sarbamangala Temple67.75 KMs away from Gangani Canyon

Sarbamangala is a form of Durga. This temple was formed in the year of 1740 A.D. The temple is highly revered by the natives of Bardhaman. The temple structure is very interesting and Lot of peoples comes to see this temple and its beautiful surroundings.

Bardhaman Science Centre
Bardhaman Science Centre67.97 KMs away from Gangani Canyon

The planetarium is located near the front gate of Burdhaman University. It is the classic spectacle of scientific evolution. Human Performance, Life Science, Fun Science Galleries, 3D Theatre, Taramandal, Science Park are the major attractions.

Meghnad Saha Planetarium
Meghnad Saha Planetarium68.41 KMs away from Gangani Canyon

A place that combines leisure with education which is inaugurated in 1994. It was built by a Japanese Optical Company with assistance from the Japanese and Indian governments.

Lord Curzon Gate
Lord Curzon Gate68.72 KMs away from Gangani Canyon

The Curzon Gate is a conspicuous milestone in Bardhaman city. was famously erected in 1903, by the king Bijoy Chand Mahatab to celebrate Lord Curzon's visit.

Dudh Pukur tank
Dudh Pukur tank69.39 KMs away from Gangani Canyon

One of the principal attractions of the Tarakeshwar town. Tarakeshwar temple often takes a dip in this tank for the fulfillment of their wishes. It is also believed that the water in the tank possesses medicinal properties and a bath here can keep one healthy.