Bakkhali is in South 24 Parganas district of West Bengal located on one of the many deltaic islands spread across southern Bengal. Most of the islands are part of the Sunderbans,it has a 7 km long beach stretching from Bakkhali to Frasergunj with gently rolling waves. These are twin towns now forming one continuous locality. Casuarina trees line the beach.The rickshaw van is the only transport available locally. On these rickshaw van one can take a trip to Henry's Island and Watch Tower.The Sunderban area can view from the watch tower.A temple called Bishhalakshmi is at the end of the Bakkhali main beach and is worth seeing.
A 10 km boat ride from Fraserganj takes you to the mystic island of Jambudweep which submerged in the sea for most time of the year. Ruins of an old light house here are interesting.
The nearest airport is at Netaji Subhash Chandra (NSC) Bose International Airport or Dum Dum (IATA: CCU) in northern Kolkata.RAIL
The nearest rail station is at Namkhana. There are regular trains from Sealdah via Lakshmikantapur and Kakdwip to Namkhana.
From Namkhana Buses/cars are available for Bakkhali.ROAD
WBSTC has regular bus service from Dharmatala to Bakkhali.