Bandel Church and Hangseswari Temple full-day tour
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Excursions & day trips

Bandel Church and Hangseswari Temple full-day tour

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 10 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Explore West Bengal and visit its beautiful temples and churches
  • Marvel at intricate designs and engravings of the monuments
  • Admire the Chandannagar Strand and its elegant position on the waters edge
What to expect

Start your adventure being driven to Bansberia, one of the main villages of ancient Saptagram. Here you will have the opportunity to visit the temples of Ananta Vasudeva, dedicated to Lord Krishna as well as Hangseswari Temple, known for its unique and unparalleled architectural style.

Afterwards, the tour will proceed to Hooghly-Chinsurah where a visit to the Bandel Church awaits you. This one of the oldest churches in West Bengal. You will also see the Hooghly Imambara, where you are bound to be amazed by its intricate designs and engravings of texts from the Quaran on the walls.

Later on you will visit the Chandan Strand, a very beautiful tourist spot along the banks of river Ganges, and the Chandannagar Museum and Institute which houses a special collection of French antiques.

The tour culminates with a visit to The Sacred Heart Church with its stunning white façade, marking the elegance of the French period in India. A perfect end to a perfect day.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • What's included
    • Round-trip transportation
    • Entrance fees
    • English speaking local guide
    What's not included
    • Tips
    Where

    Pick-up from your hotel

    Meeting point:

    During booking, you will be asked to provide your pick-up address. Please confirm the pick-up place and time directly with the local operator whose contact information can be found in the voucher after booking.

    What to remember
    • Please confirm the pick-up place and time directly with the local operator. You can find their contact information in the voucher after booking
    • Please note that this tour is available for a maximum of 7 people
    • Over 13 years must purchase an adult ticket
    • Unfortunately, children under the age of 6 are unable to participate in this tour
    • This tour requires a lot of walking so comfortable shoes and clothing are suggested
    • It is very important for visitors to wear appropriate clothing when visiting religious sites
    • Please bring your own water bottles, sunglasses and caps
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    When
    • Daily at 8.00am
    • Please arrive at least 10 minutes before departure
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    Provider
    Le Passage to India Tours and Travels Private Limited
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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