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Chandannagar- Impeccable Natural Beauty
Situated in Hooghly district of West Bengal, Chandannagar is a small town which was a former French colony. Having unique characteristics, this place makes one of the interesting cities in India that should be visited by tourists and vacationers.
Chandannagar strand, which is considered to be a popular tourist destination, is located on the banks of River Ganga. Lined by different varieties of trees, this place provides a walkway which is well paved. A walk at this location is preferred by the tourists in summers, as the cool breeze that comes from the river refreshes their body and mind.
Weather of Chandannagar is classified as Tropical dry and wet climate. A visit to this city can be planned in any month, but the period that lies between the months of September till May is considered to be the best time for visiting this place. During this time weather remains pleasant to enjoy different outdoor activities.
The Chandannagar Museum which is the oldest museum in the city is worth a visit. It houses unique collection of antiques of the colonial period. Various pieces of rare wood furniture and few cannons are the highlights of this museum. A 200 years old church of St. Louis also attracts people who have interest in history and ancient monuments.
Other famous attractions remain the Hanseshwari temple dedicated to goddesses Kali and the Chandannagore Church built by French architects. While on a visit to this magnificent city, tourists can enjoy the incomparable beauty of this area which is worth watching.