Places To Visit In Ganga Sagar (Sagardwip)

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Here are the top 7 tourist attractions to see in Ganga Sagar (Sagardwip):

1. The Sagar Beach


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The Sagar Beach

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Places To Visit in Ganga Sagar (Sagardwip)

The Sagar Beach is located at the tip of the Sagardwip, or Gangasagar, as some people call it. The beach is flooded with thousands of tourists every year as they make their way to Sagardwip for a holy dip in the Ganges. The beach otherwise is a calm, soothing place to enjoy a sunset.

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2. Ganga Sagar Pilgrimage and Fair


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Ganga Sagar Pilgrimage and Fair

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The Ganga Sagar Fair is held every year at Ganga Sagar on the occasion of Makarsankranti in mid January. The fair is one of the largest. Throngs of tourists and devotees come down here for a holy dip in the Ganges, which is believed to absolve them of their sins.

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3. Kamil Muni Temple

Kamil Muni Temple

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The temple dedicated to Saint Kapil Muni is the principal attraction of Sagardwip. After a holy dip in the water, pilgrims go to the temple to offer prayers to the Saint.

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4. The Sagar Lighthouse

The Sagar Lighthouse

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The Sagar Dwip has a light house, in the vicinity of the beach itself. The lighthouse gives you a beautiful view of the surrounding place and is open for tourists to access.

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5. Bharat Seva Ashram

Bharat Seva Ashram

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The Bharat Seva Ashram is a small ashram run by a trust in Ganga Sagar. The ashram has a small temple and it offers accommodations to its guests. The Ashram is one of the most trusted places for a room in Ganga Sagar.

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6. Onkarnath Temple

Onkarnath Temple

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The Onkarnath Temple is another very sacred temple at Gangasagar. The temple is dedicated to Lord Onkar and his teachings.

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7. Ganga Sagar Mela

Ganga Sagar Mela

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As the ancient saying goes,'Sab tirath Baar baar, Gangasagar ek baar' which means you can visit other pilgrimage sites more than once but a visit to the Ganga Sagar once, is enough for a lifetime. The second most popular Mela after the Kumbh is the Ganga Sagar mela in Sagardwip of West Bengal. It is...

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