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Kharagpur is a city in Southwest Bengal.


Kharagpur is an industrial and railway township.

Get in[edit]

The Kharagpur railway junction station.
  • By train get down at Kharagpur railway station.

Get around[edit]

City landmarks[edit]

  • 1 Kharagpur railway station.
  • 2 Indian Institute of Technology.


  • Hijli shaheed bhawan (iit old building), iit (from iit).
  • Indian Institute of Technology (IIT).
  • Khargeshwar Temple, Inda.
  • Balaji Mandir.
  • Kalaikunda Air base.
  • Salua air base. air base during world war 2
  • Railway Garden.
  • Hijli eco park (deer park).
  • Jagannath Temple.
  • Cossey riverside.


  • Campus Tour, IIT, Kharagpur (Taxis / rickshaws from Kharagpur Railway Station). 6 AM - 8 PM.
  • Khargeshwar temple. This is one of the oldest temples in the city. This is a Shiva temple. The name of the city Kharagpur is originated from this temple's name.



  • The shanty restaurants in Bogda bus stand are always ready with cooked food comprising of coarse rice, watery dal etc. The owner will welcome you in such a fashion like that they have been waiting for you only for a long time with their culinary expertise.
  • More than 50 restaurants are present all over Kharagpur with delicious food.
  • Momos of Salua are also delicious.
  • Taj biriyani.


Mahua from Santhal women on the way to Bhosraghat.


  • 3 Hotel Greenland (Near industrial area), +91 3222 291606.
  • Hotel Greenland Towers Pvt. Ltd. (Near Bharat Petrol Pump), +91 3222 291605.
  • 4 Hotel Park, Dhami Centre, Chhota Tengra (Near IIT Kharagpur), +91 3222 645837, +91 3222 223981. Restaurant, Credit Cards accepted, TV in rooms


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