Kolkata the capital of West Bengal has rich heritage, culture and values of India. It was East India Company’s trading base and place of entry to India. It was once the cultural centre and intellectual hub of the country. People from the field of art, music, religion etc emerged from this land like Rabindranath Tagore, Ramakrishna Parmahamsa, Swami Vivekananda, Subhash Chandra Bose and Jagadish Chandra Bose also known to be the pioneer in their respective fields.
Welcome by our tour executive on arrival at the airport/railway station. You will check-in at the designated hotel. Spend rest of the day at leisure. Overnight haul at hotel.
After relishing the Bengali cuisine start your journey to the City of Joy firstly to the Flower Market; Asia’s largest. World renowned Howrah Bridge for which Kolkata in known all over, the famous Victoria Memorial reminiscent of British Raj along with its majestic architecture, St. Paul's Cathedral Church built on Gothic architecture, Missionaries of Charity the home for the destitute; service to mankind, Dalhousie Square; Writers’ Building are heritage sites. Overnight haul at hotel.
After breakfast start another day to explore the city with a visit to Chandan Nagar. Located in Hooghly district, a former French colony & its architecture can be seen in the Sacred Heart Church, Nandadula Temple and more to see. Visit to Bansberia- Hangeshwari and Ananta Vasudeva temples with their unique architecture. Also see the Bandel Church, Hanseshwari Mandir & Imambara located in Bandel an urban place of Hooghly district. Relish the dinner and overnight haul at hotel.
After breakfast visit to Belur Math, Dakshineshwar Temple, College Street – the literary or intellectual hub, Jorashanko Thakur Bari, Pareshnath Jain Temple, ISKCON Temple, also taste the delicacies and shop too. Stay night at hotel.
After breakfast depart to the airport/railway station for onward destination with the sweet memories and promise to return again.