By roadThe Grand Trunk Road runs across the city, NH 2 bypasses the city. South Bengal State Transport Corporation and private operators operate buses from Esplanade and Karunamoyee in Saltlake. It takes around 2-2½ hours. Bardhaman is well connected by bus with numerous places all around. All buses arrive and leave from Uttara (Nababhat) Bus Stand and Alisha Bus Stand.
By railThe main Howrah-Delhi rail track passes through Bardhaman. One can take a local train from Howrah to reach in 2 hrs. One can also travel along the Sahibganj Loop, which branches off, one station after Bardhaman. The narrow gauge line to Katwa is being upgraded (as of 2013) to broad gauge.
Cycle rickshaws are available for travel within the city.
Bardhaman District Court
Bardhaman Railway Station
Bardhaman RajbariNow houses the Burdwan University administrative office
Krishak Setu across Damodar River
Tinkonia Bus StandOn GT Road, in the heart of the city
Uttara Bus TerminalOn NH 2, in the northern outskirts of the city, in the Nababhat neighbourhood
BardhamaneswarA huge Shivlinga in Alamganj
address: Main campus at Golapbagh
Mazhar of Pir BaharamThe Mazhar of Pir Baharam, which houses the tomb of a Persian Sufi saint, also houses the tombs of Sher Afgan and Qutubuddin Aibak who were killed in a battle at Bardhaman in 1610. Meherunissa, the wife of the Jagirdar of Bardhaman, Sher Afgan, was sent to Agra after the battle, and later emerged as Noor Jahan.
Meghnad Saha Planetarium
108 Shib Mandir4 km from the town. Comprises of 108 temples dedicated to Lord Shiva.
Ramna BaganMini Zoo
Sarbamangala TempleTemple dedicated to Ma Sarbamangala. The temple has beautiful teracota works.
- Bardhaman town is famous for two sweetmeat items: mihidana and sitabhog. There are plenty of shops selling these items on Grand Trunk Road and elsewhere.
City Tower Hotelphone: +91 342 2568275address: 23 GT Road
phone: +91 342 2550649, +91 342 2560169address: BC Road
Hotel Kalyaniphone: +91 342 2568702, +91 342 2564192address: Anita Cinema Lane
Hotel Kandariphone: +91 342 2563458, +91 342 2560158
Hotel Mainakphone: +91 342 2562580address: GT Road, Patal Bazar
Hotel Samratphone: +91 342 2567757, +91 342 2565981address: GT Road, Palika Bazar
Natraj Hotelphone: +91 342 2566180
phone: +91 342 2659471address: Nawabhat More, BardhamanHotel Barddhaman Inn is near 108 Shiva Temple in Bardhaman.
phone: +91 3452 200604, +91 3452 203597address: Valki Machan Tourist Spot, Vill & PO Valki, Distt. BardhamanIt was a hunting spot (with 'machan') of the Maharajas of Bardhaman.