Shankarpur is a pristine beach of West Bengal located on the coast of the Bay of Bengal. The fine sandy stretch by the sea and the shore fringed by the casuarinas and eucalyptus has created a divine atmosphere here in Shankarpur Beach, which attracts solitude loving tourist to visit the beach and rejuvenate them. The roar of the sea waves, the murmur of the shore trees, the cool breeze from the Bay of Bengal give the tourist to refresh their mind and soul. The sun, sand and sea here create a fantastic panorama that every one visiting Shankarpur will remember for long time.
Safety Note: The solitude and pristine nature of Shankarpur will allure the tourist to have at least one round swimming in the shimmering bay. Swimming is safe in Shankarpur. As there are no lifeguards it is better to stay close to the shore.
Where it is: Shankarpur is 182 km south of Kolkata.
Journey Route: Shankarpur is 4.5 hrs drive from Kolkata. Nearest airport is Kolkata.
Tourist Season: From November to February
Accommodations: Sand Bay, Matshyagandha,Kinara, Hotel Nest, Ashoka Lodge.
Eatery: Hotel Nest, Sandy Bay.
Beach Activities: Swimming, Lazing Around.
Attractions and Sight Seeing : Mandarmani Beach.