The geographical boundary of Nadia district comprises Bangladesh in the East, Bardhaman and Hooghly district on the West,Murshidabad district on the North and North West and North 24 Parganas towards South and South East. Situated on the main rail route connecting Howrah/Kolkata and New Jalpaiguri(NJP) including parts of North Eastern states, the Nadia district can easily be accessed by rail. The major railway stations are Nabadwip Dham,Ranaghat and others with regular trains to Kolkata/Howrah/NJP/Guwahati. Bifurcated by National Highway-34 on the North and East, the district can also be accessed by road from other parts of the country. The Tropic of Cancer divides the district in two parts.