Krishnanagar

Distance from Kolkata: 150km

If you have sufficient time after exploring Mayapur, head to Krishnanagar around 19km away from the former. Located at the southern banks of Jalangi River in Nadia district of West Bengal, this historical town was ruled by Raja Krishna Chandra. An ardent lover of art and culture, this famous Zamindar of Bengal nourished this town aesthetically as well as culturally. The main attraction of this town is the Krishnanagar Raj Bari (palace). Krishnanagar is known in West Bengal for clay idols.

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