Kolkata, also known as the “City of Joy”, was the capital seat of British Empire during its initial days. It is considered as the intellectual and cultural capital of India.
Home to famous personalities like Rabindranath Tagore, Satyajit Ray, Mother Teresa and many more, it is a town that is rich in traditions, art and values. The citizens of this place loves academic discussions on everything from cricket to movies, plays, exhibitions, art and film festivals all round the year. All the popular tourist attractions included in this tour justify the same. It is also a major commercial centre in the eastern part of the country, and a major contributor to the world of literature, art and cinema both nationwide and across the nation.
The city has some of India’s major attraction sites such as Victoria Memorial, Howrah Bridge, St. Paul’s Cathedral, Kalighat temple, Eden Gardens and busy narrow streets of North Kolkata with lip-smacking street food.