Chandannagore was a French settlement and is a famous place for the grand buildings in the French architectural style, the beautiful banks of the Ganges River, the planned township and the glamorous Jagadhhatri Puja.
While Tarakeshwar and Bhadreswar are sacred pilgrimage spots, Dhaniakhali is a place where a typical Bengali sari, Dhanekhali, is woven.
Devanandapur is the place where the eminent author, Sarat Chandra Chatterjee had born. The places like Joyrambati and Kamarpukur are blessed with the glorious presence of Sri Ramakrishna and Sarada Devi.
The other spots of tourist interest in Hooghly are the:
Brindavan Jew temple
Hooghly is located in the state of West Bengal and it has been named after the Hooghly River.he district of Hooghly has the district of Burdwan on the north, the river Hooghly on the east, the district of Howrah on the south and the districts of Midnapore, Bankura and Burdwan on the west.