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Why travel Kolkata?

Kolkata is famous for its people, their culture, food, music, literature and the movies. It is one of the most densely populated cities in India along the banks of river Ganga with a heritage as dense. If Bangalore is the Seattle of India, then Kolkata is the sub-continent's London. It is an 'in your face' city that shocks and charms the unsuspecting visitor. Friendlier than India’s other metropolises, this is a city you ‘feel’ more than simply visit. Walk the chaotic back alleys, ride the Hooghly ferries. Today it’s known for its grand colonial architecture, art galleries and cultural festivals.

"The City Of Joy"

A City in West Bengal, India

Interest Measure for Kolkata

1599848 people have been to Kolkata
Ideal time to stay:  2 - 5 days

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Topography

Height(Altitude) of Kolkata from sea level:  37 feet
Latitude/Longitude:  22.5667000°N, 88.3667000°E
Ecosystem:  Plain , River  

Food, Culture and Language at Kolkata

Food Type Available:  Continental 
Regional Language:  Hindi
Currency:  ₹ - Rupee (INR)
Tags:  #Monuments  

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9 Top Places to visit and Things to do in Kolkata

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Top Places to stay and Hotels in Kolkata

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Nearest airport in Kolkata is Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport

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Kolkata or Calcutta is a City located in West Bengal, East India. Kolkata is also known as 
Calcutta, 
Planning to travel to Kolkata? Know the weather conditions and the best time to visit Kolkata is 
January, 
February, 
March, 
October, 
November, 
December. 
The ecosystem and topography of Kolkata is ideal for travel. On your visit to Kolkata you should ideally stay here for 2 - 5 days. Traveller who are interested in activities for 
Culture, 
Leisure, 
Spiritual. 

The most used regional language in Kolkata is Hindi. To take care of your travel expenses and cost, the currency you will need is Rupee(INR)

The love for food is the soul of travelling, the different food types available in Kolkata are 

Continental 

You have every reason to travel to Kolkata, Kolkata is famous for its people, their culture, food, music, literature and the movies. It is one of the most densely populated cities in India along the banks of river Ganga with a heritage as dense. If Bangalore is the Seattle of India, then Kolkata is the sub-continent's London. It is an 'in your face' city that shocks and charms the unsuspecting visitor. Friendlier than India’s other metropolises, this is a city you ‘feel’ more than simply visit. Walk the chaotic back alleys, ride the Hooghly ferries. Today it’s known for its grand colonial architecture, art galleries and cultural festivals.

All the places to see and tourist activities are listed here.

#Howrah Bridge
(Sight Seeing), 
#Eco Tourism Park
(Theme park), 
#Victoria Memorial
(Monument), 
#Science City Kolkata
(Theme park), 
#Birla Planetarium Kolkata
(Science Center), 
#Prinsep Memorial
(Monument), 
#Indian Museum Kolkata
(Museum), 
#New Market Kolkata
(Main street), 
#Dakshineshwar Kali Temple
(Temple), 

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Content of this page was last updated at Dec 6, 2016