Gangasagar is an island in the Ganges delta. It lies on the continental shelf of Bay of Bengal about 100 km south of Kolkata. The island is large with an area of 224.3 km. Gangasagar is a charming tourist destination. It attracts both pilgrims and adventure lovers. This island is also known as Sagardwip, is a place of Hindu pilgrimage. Every year on the day of Makar Sankranti, thousands of Hindus gather to take a holy dip at the confluence of river Ganges. They offer prayers in the Kapil Muni Temple.
Gangasagar Fair is the second biggest congregation of Hindu after the Kumbha Mela. It is observed annually and only on Sagardwip (Sagar Island). Agra shiv tour and travels is offering service to Gangasagar also. Hire Taxi Agra to Ganga Sagar and must pay a visit to Ganga Sagar.