THE SACRED COLOURS OF GANGASAAGR(WEST BENGAL)
Saagar Island or Gangasaagar lie son the continent shelf of the Bay of Bengal, about 100km(54 nautical miles) south of Kolkata. A pilgrimage destination for locals, the place has a myriad of mythological stories and exotic varieties of fish meals to offer. The approach includes a ride on an fascinating scooter van from Harwood Point and a unique ferry ride from Kachuberia amid the intersection of the Ganges with the Bay of Bengal.
Best time for Visit: Ganagsaagar hosts a colourful festival at the Kapil Muni Mandir on Mahavir Jayanti, where you can witness vibrant colours at their best.