Mandarmani beach is located on located near the Shankarpur town counts among the prime travel destinations and sea beaches in West Bengal and India. It is almost 180 km from Kolkata Airport on the Kolkata - Digha route.
This beach is famous for various modes of entertainment options. From fishing, to beach volleyball, and boat cruises.
Visitors can also enjoy beach football and volleyball as well as a boat ride into the sea. The beach has everything to catch the eyes and attention of the visitors.
Why visit Mandarmani Beach?
Low tidal waves and Mandarmani reminds one of Chandipur sea beach in Odisha, which is also famous for its flat sea bed on the beach. The dwindling boats on the horizon against the background of the blue sea and red crabs running to the beach that is 13 km long.
This beach is known to be as one of the longest beaches in the entire country. It is steadily becoming a second Digha for West Bengal with the only difference that the sea beach at Mandarmani is natural and not manmade with foaming breaking waves and golden sands all around.
How to Reach?
The nearest railway station is Contai and the nearest airport is Kolkata. State transport as well as private buses can be availed from Esplanade, Gariahat or Howrah at economical rates to reach till Chawalkhola or Digha.
From there, cycle-rickshaws or auto-rickshaws can be availed to reach Mandarmani. Apart from buses, one can hire local cabs to reach Mandarmani. Tourists can reach Mandarmani through train as the nearest railway station is in Digha town.
Places of interest in Mandarmani Beach
The tourists can visit Digha and visitors can proceed and come back the same day. Unlike peaceful Mandarmani, Digha is much more populated and bustling with tourist activities all the time.
Kolkata is the nearest city to Mandarmani, visitors may consider visiting some distant places with direct transportation from the place and Digha like Jamshedpur in Jharkhand, Balasore, Cuttack, Bhubaneswar, and Puri in Odisha, and Kharagpur, Kalyani, and Durgapur in West Bengal among others.
A famous hotel in Mandarmani Beach
Mandarmani itself is a beach resort that is located in the East
Midnapur district in South Bengal. All the three resorts are located
close to the sea beach, and they offer excellent views of the sunrise
and sunset the major attraction of the beach resorts.
In later hours
of the day visitors can sunbathe as well as swim in the sea water. Some famous hotel have been listed below:
GRAND BEACH RESORT
Mandarmani- Serpurjalpai Pichaboni River Estuary Rd, Mandarmani, West Bengal 721423•073640 24879
Roxy beach resort
Mandarmani jalda road, West Bengal 721455
The Golden Beach Resort , Mandarmani- Eco-certified
Mandarmani Beach Road Sonamui Dadanpatrabar, Mandarmani, West Bengal 721455•098749 89999
MANDARMONI GREEN RESORT
Mandarmani Beach Rd, Mandarmani, West Bengal 721455
LLOYDS Beach Resort
Mandarmani Beach Rd, Mandarmani, West Bengal 721423•097483 35555
Parth King Beach Resort
Sonamui, P.O - Dadanpatrabar, P.S. - Mandarmoni, Mandarmani, West Bengal 721455
Aqua Blue Resort Mandarmani (Best Family Resort)
Silampur Mandarmani Coastal, Mandarmani, West Bengal 721455•090834 55954
Mandarmoni Sea Beach, Village+PO : Dadanpatrabar, Mandarmani, West Bengal 721455•079809 79424
Popular EventsPopular events that are staged in and around Mandarmani are the Digha Beach Festival as well as the Surf and Sand festival also in Digha Beach.
While the first one comprises of various cultural programs, the second one is mainly devoted to sports and beach activities related to sand and water.
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