Barhampur is a sub division in the Murshidabad distric of the state of West Bengalt. It is located about 40km from the Bangladeshi border. The Barhampur sub division consists of Barhampur municipality and Beldanga municipality. It includes three census towns and 61 panchayats under it.
Places to Stay
There are a few accommodation options in Barhampur such as Berhampore Lodge, Hotel Sonali Bangla and White House.
Diwali, Holi, and Ganesh Chaturthi are the major events across the year.
Bengali is the local language spoken in Barhampur. Hindi is commonly understood.
Places to Visit
Barhampur is a small city that offers local places of interest such as temples and mosques. All these places located within the city itself.
How to Get There
Located 230km away, Kolkata International Airport (Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport) is the closest available. It provides connection all major cities in the country.
Berhampore Court Railway Station connects the city to Kolkata, Jamshedpur, Patna and numerous other centres.
NH 43 runs by Barhampur providing it with good connectivity. Mohanlal Mirkashim Central State Bus Stand is the main bus stand in the city. It connects the city to most centres such as Kolkata, Jamshedpur. If you wish to get the cheapest bus tickets for your journey, book through Ticketgoose.com.