Digha is the most popular seashore of the West Bengal on the coast of Bay of Bengal. New Digha beach is the extension of the old Digha beach, which is just 2 km from it. Digha beach was earlier known as Beerkul. It is the land of scenic beauty and charming seashore.
The magnificent beach is a real paradise for environment friendly people. The fascinating casuarinas plantation of new Digha beach creates a wonderful ambience with roaring sound of sea. Along with ornamenting the beach, these trees help to reduce the erosion on the dunes. It is the dream destination in the eastern coast of India. It is famous all over the world for its flat and hard beaches.
Here you can rejuvenate yourself in the company of sand, sea and sun. Sunrise and sunset at this beach are the visual treats for the tourists. The beach is safe for swimming during low tides, but not during heavy tides. You can enjoy the sunbath on the beach. There is a small park near the new Digha beach, which houses an artificial lake.
New Digha Beach offers a wide variety for souvenirs and gifts made up of seashells for shopping purpose. The hand woven mats of Digha are also famous. Digha is also known for the best quality cashew nuts, which must include in your shopping list. There are a number of tourist lodges, deluxe hotels and budget hotels, which are available as an easy option for accommodation in Digha.
You must visit the new Digha beach to discover the heavenly natural beauty in the lap of picturesque seashore.
Last Updated On: 2011/07/12