Tora is a small town situated nearly 5 km north of Jangipara
, in Hooghly District
. It is 4 km south of Gopinathpur
and 5 km west of Basantapur
. Dwarhata and Rajbalhai are other towns in close proximity. Howrah
, the headquarters of Howrah District
, is 35 km to the south-east.
A variety of tourist options are available in this region - Chandannagar Church, St Louis Church, Bandel Church, Tarakeshwar Temple, Jangipara, Serampore, Arambagh, Nandadulal Mandir, Imambara, Shandeswara Temple, Yeats Tomb, Mahisasurmardini Temple, St Olave’s Church, Buro-Bibi Mosque and Bandemataram House are choices available for both tourists and pilgrims.
Nearest airport: Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport.
Closest railway station: Kamarkundu Railway Station.