Kolkata, which was formerly known as Calcutta is the capital of West Bengal. It had been under the influence of the British until the time they led a way for India to walk on a path of Independence. It is the third largest metropolitan city in India.
The astounding city of Kolkata entices a flock of holiday-makers from all across the globe. How wonderful would it be if you get your eyes on the colonial heritage buildings, Hindu temples, several mosques and its glorious museums that are filled with treasures of its never ending heritage?
When the British Empire was in its utmost supremacy, the city of Kolkata served as a capital till 1912. It has several rich heritages that are associate themselves with a great pride. It truly is a hub for several entities like literature, sculpture, science and theatre, sophisticated bourgeois that exudes intellectuality and the list goes on.
Get your hands on various tourist attractions such as Birla planetarium, Eden garden, Kalighat, Howrah Bridge, Victoria memorial, etc. These are some of the attractions that can’t afford to be missed by the travellers. There are other attractions such as College Street that has a number of well-known colleges such as Calcutta Medical College, Presidency College and much more.
You can pay a visit to Millennium Park that consists of amusements parks and landscape gardens and Alipore Zoological Gardens which is the oldest zoological park in India. You can come in contact with rare species of animals.
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