Gangasagar Mela is one of the most celebrated festivals and huge public gatherings in India. This Mela belongs to the occasion of ‘Makar Sankranti’ in the month of January. It attracts devotees from all over the country as well the worldwide to take a holy dip in Ganga. The pilgrimages believe that taking a bath in the Holy river of Ganga will clean all their sins. And Gangasagar is a better place like Kumbh. Ganga Sagar is the place where Ganga ends its journey with merging in the Bay of Bengal. Touring Gangasagar Mela with Bharat Taxi may be an amazing experience and you can enjoy to your fullest.
Gangasagar is very beautifully organized and executed by the people of West Bengal. Gangasagar Mela is one of the most important festivals in West Bengal and attracts lots of tourists to the state. Ganga Sagar Mela is the second largest fair in human history right after Kumbh Mela. This fair is mainly a Hindu festival but people from all religions and castes gather here to enjoy the festival.
Kolkata to Gangasagar Mela
Kolkata is the capital of West Bengal and is the best place to travel to Gangasagar. For traveling Kolkata to Gangasagar, you need to get dropped at Kakdwip. And from there, you need to take a ferry to Gangasagar. Kolkata to Gangasagar is approximately at a distance of 115 Km. You can book cabs from Kolkata to Kakdwip very easily. It takes around 4 hours to reach Gangasagar and mostly a one day trip. During Gangasagar Mela there is a huge rush of visitors from around the globe and it might be a two-day trip.
Places to Visit in Gangasagar
When you are in Gangasagar you will have some places to visit other than Mela. Some must place to visit are the Sagar beach, Sagar lighthouse, Kamil Muni Temple, Bharat Seva Ashram, Onkarnath Temple and many more. The best time to visit Gangasagar is from October to March when the temperature is ideal. But January may be the best time to visit when Gangasagar Mela organized. Gangasagar tour from Kolkata is one of the best times you can have if you are a religious person. You can book a taxi service for traveling to Gangasagar and enjoy your trip.
While visiting from Kolkata to Gangasagar, Bharat Taxi offers the car rentals for local Kolkata as well as Kolkata to Gangasagar. Especially, Kolkata to Gangasagar takes a day trip for up-down. And, you can get taxi services and car rental services easily for this trip any time and from anywhere in the city. On the affordable price and best package, Bharat Taxi can avail the Kolkata to Gangasagar taxi.