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Sunderbans

Sunderbans (West Bengal)

The world's largest estuarine forest spreading over 2585 sq km is home to thousands of animals, birds and insect species. Important places are Kalas island, Gosaba, Sajnekhali bird sanctuary, Bhagabatpur crocodile farm, turtle hatchery, shark pond, tiger reserve etc. Airport: Calcutta (80 km).