Serampore Tourism

Serampore (Bengali: শ্রীরামপুর) (also called Serampur, Srirampur, Srirampore, Shreerampur, Shreerampore, Shrirampur, Shrirampore, Srerampore) is a famous and historical city in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is the headquarter of the Srirampore subdivision. It is a part of the area covered by Kolkata Metropolitan Development Authority. It is a pre-colonial town (city) on the west bank of the Hooghly River. It was part of Danish India under the name Frederiknagore from 1755 to 1845.


Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Serampore, India. Explore Serampore travel guide before you plan your trip here. The nearest major city to Serampore is Digha. Add Digha to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Marine Aquarium And Research Centre, Amarabati Park, Chandaneswar Shiv Temple. Also, to reach Serampore, you'll have to take a flight to Digha; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. To explore Serampore, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

Serampore is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

  • Know the pollution level of Serampore before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 74.32 (High)
    • Water Pollution 68.75 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 61.8 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 66.84 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 54.51 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 68.92 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 67.11 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 53.6 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Serampore for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Serampore.

    • Burglary and Theft 50 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 48.5 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 49.36 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 81.09 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 47.06 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 49.58 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 42.52 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 37.39 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 73.95 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 45.34 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 48.09 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25.21 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 55.39 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Serampore is 92.67 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 49.48 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 60.9 (High)
    • Pollution Index 79.46 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 60.85 (Very High)
    • Cost of Living Index 24.16 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 58.51 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 11.44 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 53.69 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Serampore

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.52 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 31.82 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 45.68 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 32.21 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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