A perfect balance of old world charm & modern culture
The only time when the entire city gathers together to celebrate the much lauded and divine festival of Durga Puja is the time when one gets to experience the culture of Bengal in it’s true form. Enjoy the festival with sweets, Bengali delicacies, themed pandal hoppings and grand aartis.
Best time to visit: November to February
How to reach
By air: Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport is situated at Dumdum, 15 km from the main city.
By rail: Howrah and Sealdah are the two main railway junctions in Kolkata that connect the city to several major cities in the country.
Attractions: Victoria Memorial, Howrah Bridge, Indian Museum,Dakshineswar Kali Temple, Eden Gardens Cricket Stadium, Kalighat Kali Temple, Birla Industrial & Technological Museum, Birla Planetarium, and St. Paul’s Cathedral