is the large city in India
, located some 20 km to the west from Krishnagar
, 120 km north-west of Bangladesh border. The capital city New Delhi
is in 1,640 km to the north-west. The population of Nabadwip is 111,200 people (as of 2010). People mostly visit Nabadwip to see its holy cities.
The closest airport Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Intl (IATA: CCU) is about 110 km away.
Places to see in Nabadwip
Mayapur (বাংলা. মায়াপুর) is located on the banks of the Ganges river, at the point of its confluence with the Jalangi, near Navadvip, West Bengal, India, 130 km north of Kolkata (Calcutta). It is considered a holy place by a number of other traditions within Hinduism, but is of special significance to followers of Gaudiya Vaishnavism as the birthplace of Chaitanya Mahaprabhu, regarded as a special incarnation of Krishna and Radha. It is visited by over a million pilgrims annually.
If you have already seen Nabadwip, there are still plenty of things to do on the outskirts of the city. Are you fancy to travel around a bit? Here is our list:
Be sure to check out photos of the area taken by other travellers.