Shibpur Botanical Garden is also known as Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Indian Botanic Garden. This is a huge biological garden which is spread over 270 acres. More than 12000 plant species are available in this botanical garden.
This garden is one of the oldest gardens in India, which was built in the year 1786.
This botanical garden is known for the very famous “The Great Banyan Tree”. This banyan tree is about 250 years old, which is spread over 18,918 square meters.
There are many great spots inside this garden where you can enjoy that thing. Inside the garden is a beautiful pond surrounded by a lilies, where you can spend quality time.
It will take you around 2-3 hrs to visit the whole garden.
Location: Shibpur, Howrah, West Bengal 711103
Timing: Tuesday – Sunday (10 am to 5 pm)
Monday Closing Day
Entry Fee: INR 10/- per person
Best Time to Visit: October to February