On a visit to Kolkata you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Kolkata. These places are what Kolkata is all about. These must see places in Kolkata will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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1 Queen's Way, Kolkata, India
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
One of the prominent attractions in Kolkata, Victoria Museum is all about its colonial past; and that's what you are going to see here. The place is home to an exclusive museum exhibiting numerous artefacts like the statue of Queen Victoria and such, and enlightening its guests of those colonial times. Just walk around the premises, relishing the s...
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54A, Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Rd, Taltala, Kolkata, West Bengal
08:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Mother House in Kolkata is where Mother Teresa has been laid to rest and it also houses her room and its items. This place is just like Mother was; simple and pure. More than what you see, what you experience at this place will stay with you forever. You can experience a feeling of contentment and your hope in humanity is rekindled when you vis...
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May Dibas Pally, Dakshineswar, Kolkata, West Bengal 700076
05:00 am - 08:00 pm
Visiting this renowned temple is one of the most recommended things to do in the city and can be best done during non-festive seasons as the crowd get lesser during this time. Just entering the premises will let you have an idea on just how revered this place is. You can find hundreds of people around, paying offerings and prayings, not to mention ...
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Maidan, BBD Bagh, Kolkata, West Bengal 700021
12:01 am - 12:00 am
One of the must visit places in Kolkata, Eden garden is popular for its stadium which has seen some of the most spectacular matches in the history. Coming here will let you have a deep insight into the world of crickets, its past victories and losses, and practically everything about it! If you are a true cricket fan (like the majority of the count...
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Maidan, Kolkata, West Bengal 700071
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
The sight of this colonial style church is as better as it gets. In fact, if you are one of those folks who shares an ardent love for history, there can be no better place than this. Admire its beautiful architecture that will just take your breath away (from the very first sight) and then walk around, and admire it some more. The tranquillity of i...
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Howrah Bridge, Fairley Place, Kolkata, West Bengal
A trip to Kolkata can never be complete without a visit to this bridge. In many ways, it has become the symbol of the city itself. The elegant architectural piece is unique and is flocked to by visitors from all over the world. Have a drive through it and witness the endearing sight of waters and the surrounding. Though, the view can be best witnes...
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Park street, Kolkata, West Bengal
Have you heard of the street that never sleeps? Right here in Kolkata, you have every imaginable indulgence on one hip, fashionable street called Park Street. It is home to pubs and restaurants that can be called some of the best in the entire city. The street is witness to a plethora of activities and is always abuzz with enthusiastic revellers.&n...
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Bowbazar, Kolkata, West Bengal 700007
11:00 am - 07:00 pm
Popularly known as ‘Boi Para’, the College Street is a hot point for Kolkata’s readers and literature lovers. Home to the prime literary institutions of the city like University of Calcutta, Presidency College and such, this popular attraction is a charming place to come and spend some time in. The place was established around 18t...
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Major Arterial Road(South-East), Action Area II, New Town, Kolkata, West Bengal 700156
12:00 pm - 08:30 pm
Coming here and witnessing its beauty is one of the best things to do in Kolkata and something you would not like to miss. Walk around and explore the various sides of the park, which is a result of a well-structured plan. Stroll through the wild flower meadows or just lie down in the lush spreads of grassland area. And if that's not enough for you...
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184, Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Road, Park Street area, Kolkata, West Bengal 700017
11:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Park Street Cemetery was one of the earliest non-church cemeteries in the world, and probably the largest Christian cemetery outside Europe and America in the 19th century. Opened in 1767 on what was previously a marshy area, the cemetery was in use until about 1830 and is now a heritage site, protected by the Archaeological Survey of India (AS...
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Science City, J.B.S Haldane Avenue, Kolkata, West Bengal 700046
09:00 am - 09:00 pm
If you are visiting the city with your family, it is probably the best place to entertain your kids. The science centre is home to a range of attractions including a space theatre, evolution park and a cable car. Visit the space theatre and discover the mysteries of the Universe, watch a nice fun show in 3D theatre or Ride the time machine and road...
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29, Ashutosh Chowdary Ave, Ballygunge, Opposite Ballygunge Post Office, Kolkata, West Bengal 700019
05:30 am - 09:00 pm
Discover spirituality in this old temple of the bustling city. Coming here the first thing you will witness is the crowd and holy vibes. The place houses an beautiful statue of Lord Krishna and her beloved Radha, which makes it a quite frequented place among tourists and pilgrims. The best time of visiting it, though, would be in the morning when m...
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Fort William, Hastings, Kolkata, West Bengal 700021
For those who wish to experience Kolkata in its sacred essence must definitely come here at least once during their visit. Though there are a number of ghats in the city, this one particularly remains people’s favourite owing to the spectacular views of its surrounding. Coming here, you can see the architecture, that despite being worn out ha...
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Lindsay St, New Market Area, Dharmatala, Taltala, Kolkata, West Bengal 700016
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
The New Market is located on the Lindsay street in Kolkata and is among the top shopping destinations in the city. Be it clothes, accessories or antiques, there is no dearth in the number of things found here. Always bustling with folks and tourists alike, New Market is a place where people come to buy cheap products, given the range and diversity ...
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27, Jawaharlal Nehru Rd, Colootola, New Market Area, Dharmatala, Taltala, Kolkata, West Bengal 700016
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
One of the unique museums in the world, the Indian Museum is renowned for its vast range of extraordinary artefacts and is a must visit in Kolkata. Coming here, you will get acquainted with its myriad items and antiques, ranging from fossils, paintings to certain excavations. Walk around and delve into the world of the unknown while updating your k...