headquarters town of Pursura lies just to the north-west of Champadanga
, in Hooghly District
of West Bengal
. Damodar River
flows in its eastern side. Pursura is situated around 10 km south-west of Tarakeshwar, a town famous for its Tarakeshwar Temple
to the south-east, Gopinagar to the north-east and Arambagh
to the north-west are the nearby towns.
Chandannagar Church, St Louis Church, Bandel Church, Tarakeshwar Temple, Jangipara, Serampore, Nandadulal Mandir, Imambara, Shandeswara Temple, Yeats Tomb, Mahisasurmardini Temple, St Olave’s Church, Buro-Bibi Mosque and Bandemataram House are the tourist options in the neighborhood.
Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport and Kamarkundu Railway Station are the nearest airport and railway station respectively.