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Garpanchkot Package Tour, let us know about its history.
Garpanchkot is an isolated, green, quiet and serene valley at the heart of the reserve forest area in West Bengal, India - situated near the
Panchet Dam on the border of Bardhaman district and Jharkhand. The West Bengal Forest Development Corporation Ltd (WBFDCL) offers the tourists a wonderful arrangement of stay at
Garhpanchkot. The nature resorts, located at the foothill of Panchakot (Panchet Hill), are very pleasant and refreshing. Alongside nature's amazing beauty, Garpanchkot is also a testimonial to a rich ancient historical heritage, famous for 1400 year old ruins, the Garh (fortress) of an ancient East Indian kingdom standing with a vast background of Panchet Hill.
According to legend, Damodar Sekhar established Panchkot Raj probably during early 90 AD and expanded his kingdom over several other parganas. To give recognition to the main five (panch) clans (khunt) of the locals the kingdom assumed the name Panchkot. The kingdom was probably a part of old "Tilakampa Kingdom". The ruins of Telkupi, the said capital of Tilakampa, submerged after the construction of Panchet Dam. Around 1600 AD, Garhpanchkot came under the rule of the famous king Bir Hambir of Bishnupur Malla Dynasty. The ruins of the Garh (Fort) of Singh Deo Dynasty located at the southern foothills and a group of temples is still standing as mute spectators of the rise and fall of the dynasty.
Panchet Dam has been constructed a little above its confluence with the Barakar. While Dhanbad district is on the northern bank of Panchet reservoir, Purulia district is on the southern bank. Panchet Hill rises above Panchet Dam. The Panchet Dam is an earthen dam with concrete spillway. The reservoir taps a catchment area of 10,961 square kilometres (4,232 sq mi). Two units of 40 MW have been installed for power generation.
Maithon Dam is located at Maithon, in the state of Jharkhand, It is 15,712 ft (4,789 m) long and 165 ft (50 m) high. This dam was specially designed for flood control and generates 60,000 kW of electric power. There is an underground power station, the first of its kind in the whole of South East Asia. The dam is constructed on the Barakar River. The lake is spread over 65 square kilometres (25 sq mi).
Joychandi Pahar is a very popular tourist attracted hill in Purulia, West Bengal. It has an average elevation of 155 m (509 ft). It is 3 kilometers from the sub-divisional town of Raghunathpur, Purulia district. It is on the Purulia - Barakar road and a popular tourist destination for rock climbing.
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WHAT IS THE BEST TIME TO BOOK GARPANCHKOT PACKAGE TOUR ?
Garpanchkot is merely 256 km and 4 hours drive from Kolkata. Travellers can find all modern facilities and amenities amongst the resorts located there.
Garpanchkot is an all weather tourist destination dominated mainly by tropical climate. Summer comprising of March to July is scorching hot with highest humidity. At this time temperature can vary between 450 Celsius to 500 Celsius. It is not suitable to accommodate yourself in this adverse ambience.
After scorching heat in Summer, Monsoon brings relieve in Garpanchkot. All the flora and fauna became live and lash green vegetation carpet the Panchet hill with magnificent beauty. Though monsoon has its own charm in Garpanchkot, tourist influx is very least.
Winter is very charming in Garpanchkot, the temperature is between 8
0 Celsius to 14
0 Celsius which is obvious for any kind of tours and travel in this area whether you trek the Panchet Hill or roam around the Mython and Panchet Dam. In short winter is the best time to travel Garpanchkot in all aspect. But make sure to pre book resort before arrival.