The town of Baidyabati, located near the western banks of the Hooghly River
, is in Hooghly District
of West Bengal
. The town also borders with the district of North 24 Parganas
Serampore is 4 km to its south.
Haripur, 5 km to the west; Dhopapukur, 4 km to the north; Gaurhati, 3 km to the east and Seoraphuli, 2 km to the south are the nearby places.
Jagannath Temple at Mahesh is a prominent shrine nearby.
Tarakeshwar Temple, Nandadulal Mandir, Imambara, Shandeswara Temple, Yeats Tomb, Mahisasurmardini Temple, Chinsurah and Bandemataram House are the other attractions around.
Nearest airport is Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport and railway station is Baidyabati Railway Staition.