Reasons to Visit Kolkata..
As the capital of the East under British rule, Kolkata still has a distinct English mark on beautiful buildings and parks. Close to the Colonial District check out the Victoria Memorial.
A Walker's Paradise
The city is perfect for a stroll along the river, crossing the Howrah Bridge and getting lost in the sprawling ground parks.
A Vibrant Arts Scene
Visitors can take advantage of locally produced plays in open squares or poetry recitations at barista coffee shops. Spend an afternoon at the Indian Museum.
Delight Your Foodie Palette
A range of Indian, Chinese, Malay, Thai, and English food come together in Kolkata for a blend that is all their own. Hakka dishes include dishes such as "Chili Chicken" which are not to be missed. The details of all these dishes have been uploaded on our Food Guide to Kolkata blog.
Bargain Hunters' Haven
No one makes a good deal on crafts, traditional Indian apparel, and trinkets like the coltcan. Shop for antiques or rare books. There are various other places which you can visit in Kolkata.