Shankarpur is a perfect weekend destination for beach lovers located along the Digha-Contai Road about 185 km from Kolkata and 14 km from the famous Digha. This beach town is emerging as a popular beach destination in West Bengal also an important place to visit near Digha. You will find some good luxury hotels and resorts near the Shankarpur Beach.
The Shankarpur Fishing Harbour Project is an important aspect of Shankarpur and has contributed a lot to make this place a popular beach destination. Shankarpur Beach is ideal for a relaxed holiday. Visitors can spend their time in sunbathing, playing and relaxing on the beach, swimming along the beach and also walking down the coastline creating some great memories here. You can also visit several temples near the beach during your stay here. You can travel from Kolkata to Shankarpur in a public bus, private car or by train as it is well connected to other main cities.