Shankarpur Beach, Digha

3.4
#4 of 11 in Beaches in West Bengal
Take a dip in the clear waters of the Bay of Bengal or sit back and relax on the white sand at Shankarpur Beach. This secluded beach offers a peaceful and tranquil atmosphere with soothing winds and logs which emerge from the sand and provide for beautiful scenery and photographs. If you reach it early in the morning you can observe trollers and fishermen trading in fish. Buy coconut water, vodka, and other drinks and seafood at shacks and bars on the beach. Swimming in the water is not recommended for children. Make Shankarpur Beach part of your personalized Digha itinerary using our Digha travel itinerary maker.
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  • July 30, 2017
    Beach is good for sighting but not for bath. Can seat and enjoy the whole day. A bit fishy smell can make you uneasy but if you do not have any problem with fish, you should go here.  more »
  • July 16, 2017
    Shankarpur beach is good place for all Fish-lovers like me. The beach is good. Nicely maintained by Digha Sankarpur Development Authority. By the way more infrastructures are needed. Roads are not wel...  more »
  • July 2, 2017
    Shankarpur beach is famous for red crab. It is 30 km from Digha. Cab or toto is easily available for hire. Nice view.  more »

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