Mandarmani is a small beach town that is located in the state of West Bengal. It is situated along the Southern regions of the state. The place is famous its long stretches of virgin beaches that are yet to be touched by tourism. The place is well known for its exquisite sunrises and sunsets and it is a good place to unwind away from the hectic life of the city. The waves are low and this makes it an ideal place for swimming. The beach is located at a distance of around three kilometers from the town of Shankarpur and you can reach the place on foot easily. You can engage in activities such as beach cricket and volleyball in Mandarmani.
Summer 22 to 36 C
Winter 10 to 28 C
Oct - May
Getting to Mandarmani
The Kolkata Airport serves the region and if you are travelling by air, this is the most likely option. The airport is well connected to around 25 cities across the country. Many airline operators offer services from cities such as Chennai, New Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Guwahati and quite a lot of others. International travelers can opt for flights from cities such as Bangkok, Singapore, Dubai, Frankfurt and Paro. You can hire one of the numerous taxis that are available outside the airport and these are the quickest way to reach Mandarmani.
The nearest railhead is situated at the town of Digha. Three trains are available from the city of Howrah to Digha.
The place is located at a distance of around 171 kilometers from the city of Kolkata. Regular buses are available from Kolkata and Howrah to Chawalkhola. From here you can opt for private vehicles to reach the beach itself.