Canning is a small town in South 24 Parganas District
of West Bengal
, about 64 km from Kolkata
. The town is also called the gateway of Sundarban, from where one can reach the Sunderbans
, the world’s largest estuarine delta formed by the confluence of three rivers.
There is a railway station which is well connected with suburban trains from Kolkata. The nearby attractions include
Gosaba and Sajnakhali.