Gangasagar, also known as Sagardwip, is a charming tourist destination, which attracts both pilgrims and adventure lovers. Located on an island in the Sunderban, Sagardwip offers the charms of an un-spoilt beach on the estuary of the river Ganges. Gangasagar offers acres of silver sand and clear blue sky, and the calm sea for visitors who would like to spend their weekend in tranquillity.The island of Sagardwip is one of the most famous Hindu pilgrimage centres in India. Every year on Makar Sankranti (mid-January), Gangasagar Mela is organized in this island, which is one of the biggest fairs in West Bengal.
Netaji Subhas Chandra International Airport, Kolkata is the nearest mejor airport.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 Kachuberia.ROAD
Gangasagar is 135 km away from Kolkata a break journey is necessary to reach. Board a Kakdwip-bound bus from Esplanade to Harwood Point, a three hour ride. Cross the river Muriganga by boat and reach Kachuberia. From Kachuberia, a bus will take you to Gangasagar (30kms) within an hour. Minibus and hired cars are available for the journey