It is about 7km away from Rameshwar temple. The place is on the bank of Subarnarekha River. This forest land is considered the most holiest among the local from the ancient time. It is believed that this place was the ‘Ashrama” of great Balmiki of Ramayana. One can visit Lob-kush mandir, Sita kunda, Sita nala here.
How to Reach :
The nearest Airport is Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport, Kolkata, India, which is about 188 km to Jhargram.
Distance between Kolkata to Jhargram is 154 km by Train. From Howrah/Tatanagar avail the Express/Local Train to reach Jhargram Station. One train takes the minimum time to reach Jhargram from Kolkata 2 hours 24m.
Distance between Kolkata to Jhargram is 178 km by Road. From Kolkata via NH6(Mumbai-Kolkata Highway) by Car you can reach at Jhargram within 4 hour’s journey. From Jhargram to Gopiballavpur about 42 km. From Gopiballavpur to Tapaban is about 22 km.