Kolkata, where the Victorian structures stand with grace and is encircled with admirers, has emerged as a metropolitan city of India. Hi-tech infrastructure, bustling shopping scenarios, unending choices of food and hundreds of entertainment option make Kolkata a preferred tourist destination.
The city reflects a mash-up of ancient and spiritual India and the European Era. Often Kolkata is regarded as Intellectual and Cultural Capital of India. Kolkata was earlier known as Calcutta, and this is where the taste of Bengal is savored.
The iconic structure of Kolkata, the Victoria Memorial is built entirely of white marble. It was built in the 20th century in the memory of Queen Victoria. Today, it has turned into a popular museum. In the evening, several people gather to have a merry-time with family. One can enjoy outdoor games, tonga rides or horse rides. Other such architectural landmarks in the city are Metropolitan Building, General Post office and Marble Palace.
People of Kolkata consider spiritualism as a crucial aspect of lifestyle. So, you must also not miss the popular religious places of Kolkata, like Dakshineshwar Temple, Birla Mandir, Nakhoda Masjid and Kalighat, to name just few. Kolkata awaits your visit and Indian Holiday is there to make your journey worthwhile. Browse through Kolkata tour packages and select the one best matching your interest.