MonChasha Rural Tourism

The vast lands of rural bengal, covered with unspoiled greenery are spilled everywhere that give you a feeling of unbounded joy. Not only for the treat of eyes, such places taught us something about our past – the rural tradition, the authentic culture – ritual – cuisine – craft and the local style of living. Welcome to MonChasha – a perfect getaway for you.


For active participation in pure rural lifestyle, nowadays people are focusing on ‘rural tourism’ projects in India. Tourists now travel to a village area and try to discover their roots. They try to explore the life while taking part in the daily activities there. Not only for agro based activities & organic food, people try to explore the intangible heritages – the cultural aspects of rural India. The local handicraft, cuisine, community, folklore has tremendous scope for increasing India’s tourism offering not only to the world, but also to its own citizens. This is a story of a living tourism of Bengal. MonChasha – A tourist spot near Kolkata. monchasa

MonChasha is a blend of authentic village culture, pure earthen tradition, the cultural heritage of a speed less rural life and a true sentiment of natural India. MonChasha is an authentic ecotourism site of bengal – MonChasha is a rural based sustainable ecotourism initiative over at village Paushi, East Midnapore, West Bengal, India.

Pick up & drop service available from Contai (Kathi) Railway Station (24 km) & Kalinagar Bus Stop (6 km) by local vehicle as per the availability. Otherwise regular toto/trekker service available from Contai & Kalinagar to village paushi.

The vast lands of rural bengal, covered with unspoiled greenery are spilled everywhere that give you a feeling of unbounded joy. Not only for the treat of eyes, such places taught us something about our past – the rural tradition, the authentic culture – ritual – cuisine – craft and the local style of living.

The vast lands of rural bengal, covered with unspoiled greenery are spilled everywhere that give you a feeling of unbounded joy. Not only for the treat of eyes, such places taught us something about our past – the rural tradition, the authentic culture – ritual – cuisine – craft and the local style of living.

Keeping in mind the local climatic condition we have used local products as hogla, khor (straw), bans (bamboo), tal (palm tree), jhau (tamarisk) which made MonChasha more eco-friendly. According to the local experience both hogla and khor have a natural power to control the room temperature. As we use, we have already planted new.

Indoor games … Choose from Cards, Ludo, Chess, Carrom, Target and many more
Wow… what a creation !! Thank you.
Passionate photographers …this is your place. Try your ideas here…
Making of puffed rice… the traditional way of preparation …
Demonstration for netting & fishing over at MonChasha Rural Tourism Project
If you are a professional… then you must visit MonChasha
Nabya Nakshi Craft zone – a meaningful space provided by MonChasha Rural Tourism Project where local artisans share ideas and sell their handicrafts directly to the guests.
Pottery workshop going on at MonChasha Rural Tourism Project.

Author: nilanjan basu

i am nilanjan... interested in traveling and photography since my childhood and be inspired by other similar souls. i am working with some alternate tourism module and still searching for a better one based on sustainability. i basically act as a consultant on rural based sustainable ecotourism. my hobby is for creative endeavors in the rural field in india! thank you for visiting my profile! go green! go rural.

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