trips planned today
out of 5
Trustscore rating

Farakka trip planner

Create a fully customized
day by day itinerary for free

Itinerary planner

+ Add destination
2 adults
- +
- +
- +
Trip Planner Asia  /  India  /  West Bengal  /  Murshidabad District  /  Farakka


Farakka is a town, with a police station and a post office, not identified in 2011 census, in Farakka CD Block in Jangipur subdivision of Murshidabad district in the state of West Bengal, India.NeighbourhoodsThere are several places around Farakka, such as Farakka Barrage Township, Nabarun, Beniagram, Srimantapur, Puran Chandipur and Sahebnagar, which are in effect neighbourhoods of Farakka, but either identified as separate Census Towns/ villages or not identified separately in 2011 census.Police stationFarakka police station has jurisdiction over Farakka CD Block.CD Block HQThe headquarters of Farakka CD Block are located at Farakka.EconomyConstruction of the Farakka Barrage commenced in 1961 and it was commissioned in 1975.The 2,100 MW Farakka Super Thermal Power Station of NTPC at Nabarun was commissioned between 1986 and 2011.Farakka Port is a minor river port that handles coal imported for Farakka Super Thermal Power Station.TransportNew Farakka Junction railway station is on the Howrah-New Jalpaiguri line.
Take a peek at our custom trip planner: Farakka and its charms laid bare and easily scheduled.
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Farakka

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it
    Choose from the best hotels and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place. Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Farakka

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
20 million rooms are at your fingertips!
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +

Places to visit with Farakka

DarjeelingTrip planner BEST FOR: Religious Site, Zoo, Lookout Kolkata (Calcutta)Trip planner BEST FOR: Specialty Museum, Religious Site, Landmark SantiniketanTrip planner BEST FOR: Specialty Museum, Nature / Park, Landmark KalimpongTrip planner BEST FOR: Landmark, Garden, Religious Site JalpaiguriTrip planner BEST FOR: Geologic Formation, Forest, Historic Site