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The commercial city of Asansol is located in the West Bengal state and lies in its Bardhamam District. This city is amongst the busiest, as well as largest, cities of the West Bengal State. The credit for this goes to the highly developed infrastructure of Asansol. Parks, religious sites and dams are a few of the worth visiting locations here that you can consider. Nehru Park and the renowned Satabdi Park are the two main parks of this city and are worth visiting.
The Satabdi Park is very popular amongst tourists visiting Asansol and local families can also be spotted here having a great time together, especially in the evenings. You can indulge in Boating and Paddling in the small water lake present in the park. Another great spot to visit is Joychandi Pahar, which is mainly a picnic spot and is perfect for a day trip.
This park is at a distance of roughly 30 Km from the main city. Adventure activities, like Rock climbing, can be done here. You can even consider taking a journey to the two most famous dams in this area named Panchet Dam and Maithon Dam, which are located near the town. These are other options in terms of spending a day with a purpose of sightseeing. Near the Maithon Dam there is a temple called Kalyaneshwari Temple and must be visited on your trip to the dam. Other places of interest include Churulia and Manoj Talkies.