Places to See in Kolkata

Victoria Memorial

The landmark white marble building was built in the period between 1906 and 1921. Victoria Memorial is a symbol associated with the city and also houses a museum for displaying different collections of souvenirs from the era of Independence.

the exterior white facade of Victoria Memorial during day time
view of Howrah Bridge during daytime 2

Princep Ghat

Built during the British Raj and just by the Hooghly River, Princep Ghat is a must-visit during your stay in Kolkata. The destination presents pristine views of the river and the magnificent Second Hooghly Bridge.

Trip to Holy Ganga

Feel connected to the sacred land of Kolkata as you inhale the aura of the holiness of the Ganga ghats. This serene tourist spot, away from the hustle and bustle of the city encapsulates you into its tranquility. The spot is surrounded by calming nature along with breathtaking views.

view of Howrah Bridge during daytime 4
a bar counter table where drinks are kept

Visit Park Street

Park Street is one of the most popular tourist places in Kolkata. When the city sleeps, that’s when Park Street comes alive! It is known for its vibrant nightlife, and a plethora of restaurants, bars, shops, and pubs.

A Ride Across Howrah Bridge

Stretched across 705 metres, Howrah Bridge is a popular landmark in Kolkata. It is the world’s sixth-longest cantilever bridge, which is applauded for its extravagant shape. It is built over River Hooghly and offers a mind-blowing view. Riding across the bridge is one of the most anticipated experiences in the City of Joy!

view of Howrah Bridge during daytime
a view of Eden Gardens during nighttime

Trip to Eden Gardens

Eden Gardens is the pride of Kolkata. It is one of the most renowned cricket grounds in the world. Known as the “Mecca of Indian Cricket”, it is known for hosting the most popular international cricket matches, including IPL.

Visit Mother Teresa’s House

The Mother House Of The Missionaries Of Charity is a small exhibition that was built to commemorate Mother Teresa and her charitable works. Located amid serene surroundings, it is one of the places to see in Kolkata.

a statue of Mother Teresa
a meadow of pink flowers

A Leisurely Stroll at Botanical Gardens

Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Indian Botanic Garden is known for its picturesque views and colourful blooming flowers. It exhibits more than 12,000 species of flowers. The star of the garden is the ancient banyan tree - The Great Banyan. Every spot at the garden yields an Instagram-worthy picture!