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Bakkhali Watch Tower

Open Now: 6:30 AM - 4:45 PM
Open today: 6:30 AM - 4:45 PM
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Nice view

You can view almost entirely area from the top of the tower. The sea with sea beach and beside that... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2018
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Bani - Henry's Island watch tower

Sundari Complex at Henry's Island houses a watch tower Bani which provides a panoramic view of the... read more

Reviewed December 14, 2017
Barun B
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Henry Island, Bakkhali 743370, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bakkhali watch tower is the place where you can see all locations of bakkhali, you can call it view point of bakkhali.

Thank RanadeepB6
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

You can view almost entirely area from the top of the tower. The sea with sea beach and beside that the green forest makes the area very pleasant.

Thank Ditun_P
Reviewed December 14, 2017

Sundari Complex at Henry's Island houses a watch tower Bani which provides a panoramic view of the surrounding. We allowed ourselves to watch the beautiful sunset from the watch tower. The sky consisted of an assortment of shades – a blend of reds, oranges and...More

Thank Barun B
Reviewed November 3, 2017

If you love nature, its loneliness , its beauty .. then go and stay at Henry's Island just located at 3 km.s distance from Bakkhali. This project is well maintained by the Govt. of West Bengal to as a part of ' Fish Tourism '....More

Thank Travel_observer16
Reviewed October 27, 2017 via mobile

Who come at bakkhali please visit watch tower. Upon the tower you can see the sea water far away. Please bring camera for shoot the scene.

Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

This falls on the way to henry's island. The tower looks more like a 3 story house than a tower. Entry fee is 5 Rs. The auto guys who take you to the island puts this as a point for sightseeing. The 'tower' gives a...More

Thank runa t
Reviewed June 29, 2017

This watch tower is built, maintained and charged by State Fisheries Development Corporation, West Bengal Govt. This is just a threes story watch tower from where one can enjoy the view of the Henry island and other delta region and the mangrove forest stretch. A...More

Thank AnilaSurin
Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

It is situated at the Henry Island. A over hyped place by the locals. All you can see is the mangrove forest and a glimpse of the Henry Island beach. THE STATE FISHERIES DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION LIMITED (A GOVERNMENT OF WEST BENGAL UNDERTAKING) Will not leave...More

1  Thank arijeetbonnerjee
Reviewed April 24, 2017 via mobile

The watch tower is atop a fishery department guest house, nice view of the entire Henry's Island The jambu Island, Lothian Islands are all visible Ticket charges ₹5 per person

Thank AnnayD1
Reviewed April 23, 2017

Place is located inside henery island. Can be used to have a good view of henery island. Located inside the mangrove forest.

Thank skparouharail
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