About Gangasagar Island :
Kolkata to Gangasagar is a popular route for tourism. Sagar Island is an island in the Ganges delta, lying on the Continental Shelf of Bay of Bengal about 100 km south of Kolkata. Although Sagar island is a part of Sundarbans, it does not have any tiger habitation or mangrove forests or small river tributaries as is characteristic of the overall Sundarban delta. This island, also known as Gangasagar or Sagardwip, is a place of Hindu pilgrimage.
Every year on the day of Makar Sankranti (14 January 2021), thousands of Hindus gather to take a holy dip at the confluence of river Ganges and Bay of Bengal and offer prayers (puja) in the Kapil Muni Temple.
The Gangasagar pilgrimage and fair is the second largest congregation of mankind after the triennial ritual bathing of Kumbha Mela.
Kolkata to Gangasagar by car is well connected via Diamond Harbour road and is a very convenient and comfortable drive. Kolkata to Gangasagar distance is 108 Km and is a 4 hours journey. Kolkata to Gangasagar Taxi Service
Tourist Attractions at Gangasagar :
- The Sagar Beach
- Ganga Sagar Mela
- Kapil Muni Temple or Ashram
- The Lighthouse
- Bharat Seva Ashram
- Onkarnath Temple
Taxi We provide :
Gangasagar Eco Tourism provides you enormous car options for your Kolkata to Gangasagar taxi booking. You can mention your specific preference if any, while raising a taxi booking request. Our partnered taxi services providers have various cars available with them for Kolkata to Gangasagar taxi service. At a high level, we classify a taxi in below four categories :
- Up to 04 Person: Dzire or Indigo
- Up to 06/7 person: Innova or Xylo or Sumo
- For 08/09 person:: Sumo/Scorpio or Winger
- Above 10 Person: Tempo Traveler
Taxi Fare :
The prices are dynamic and transparent and give a winning deal for both you and our partnered taxi service providers. You can choose the car as per your preference.