Distance from Kolkata: 132km
Located on the banks of confluence of Hooghly river and Jalangi, Mayapur is a religious center and one of the nine dhams of the 9 holy islands. The 9 islands together looks like an eight-petal lotus flower and are called Navadwipa which was earlier capital of Bengal. The main attraction of Mayapur is the ISKCON temple where you can spend your weekend without much hassle. For sightseeing in Mayapur, you can go exploring Ballal Mound and the tomb of Chand Kazi.