The cultural capital of India, Kolkata, is not only an abode of fine art, literature and colonial heritage but it also exhibits the typical Bengali culture who are fanatic about food and music that adds special attraction to the tourists. Tourism in Kolkata have flanked from heritage buildings like the National Library, Assembly House, Indian Museum, St. Paul’s Cathedral Church, Victoria Memorial Hall, Jorasanko Thakurbari, Town Hall, tower of the martyrs (Saheed Minar) and many more to pilgrimage like Kalighat Kali Temple and Dakhineshwar Temple. Places to visit in Kolkata also includes Howrah Bridge, Eden Gardens and Science City.
In addition to sightseeing in Kolkata, you have got Esplanade, Gariahat and Shyambazar arraying with shops of traditional art and handicrafts and attire. Park Street, arraying with the multi-cuisine restaurants and some of the best hotels in Kolkata is also one of the salient tourist places in Kolkata that also attracts international travellers.
Your Kolkata tour package also includes other attractions in Kolkata and around that includes recent unearth heritage of Chandraketugarh, which is approximately 40kms away from Kolkata and Mandarmoni, Shankarpur and Digha, approximately 180kms away from Kolkata.
From places to visit in Kolkata and around also includes a wild and exotic retreat to the Sunderbans National Park, terracotta temples of Bishnupur, culture of Shantiniketan and the rural ambiance of Taki.
|Distance Charts to Kolkata|
|Kolkata to Darjeeling||634 KM||11 hrs.|
|Kolkata to Durgapur||167 KM||2 hrs.|
|Kolkata to Siliguri||580 KM||10 hrs.|