Contai Tourism, India

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Contai (also known as Kanthi) is headquarters of Contai subdivision in Purba Medinipur district, West Bengal, India. There are three community development blocks in Contai. According to the geologists, the present geographical dimension of contai, has formally came into existence, with the great natural disaster of the third century AD (flood) which created Chilka lake out of the Chilka Bay. Kanthi, that is contai, means "Sand-bound reefs" or sand walls. The name Contai may thus be an English expression of the local jargon meaning "sand heaps".


If you are looking for travel information of Contai in India, you've come to the right place. After your splendid visit to Contai, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Digha. Digha is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Marine Aquarium And Research Centre, Amarabati Park, Chandaneswar Shiv Temple. A holiday in Contai can generally be of 1-2 days.

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