Explore the City of Joy

City of Joy

The city has earned the nickname 'city of joy' for its soulful embodiment of culture, love, mystery, respect, enthusiasm and definitely some amazing sweet delicacies. Kolkata, as it is now referred to as, is a city that upholds a perfect juxtaposition between the old world and the modern one, Polo Floatel is an ideal place to spend your weekend in comfort, amidst all the exploring!

Here’s an ideal 2-day itinerary. Plan your Kolkata trip with Polo Floatel Kolkata!

the exterior white facade of Polo Floatel, floating hotel in Kolkata during evening
A boat cruising through river hooghly

Day 1:


Exploring Floatel & Shopping

Check-in at the Concierge Desk, at 2 pm or get an early check-in depending on your room. Relish a delicious lunch, or brunch at our multi-cuisine restaurant, Boathouse Bistro & Bar. Drop by the Victoria Memorial.

Go street-shopping at New Market to spend your late afternoon. Indulge in a local snack or two while you’re in the area. Return to the hotel for a sunset boat ride on the Ganges. Complete the day with dinner at The Upper Deck, or make use of room service.


Day 2:

Exploring Kolkata

Start your day off with an early in-room breakfast. Witness the morning bustle of the Mullick Ghat Flower Market. Take a short drive to Kumartuli to check out the magic of idol-makers. Visit the Kalighat Kali Temple.

Have lunch at a local restaurant around that area, or drive down to Park Street. Explore some concept stores & art galleries around Hindustan Park. Spend a laid-back evening soaking in the old-world charm at The India Coffee House, College Street. Return to the hotel to see the lights of the Howrah Bridge. Wine & Dine at the Boathouse Bistro & Bar. Get an airport taxi or limo service for departure, on checking out from Polo Floatel.


2 wine glasses and a bottle of wine kept on a table  - polo floatel kolkata