Kolkata the fascinating capital city of West Bengal is one of India's most iconic travel destinations famous for their unique culture, traditions and festivals. It is a home to various amazing array of sights, activities and events. It is one of the most gorgeous city of West Bengal where visitors find all most everything from Mughal and European architecture to wildlife and heritage sites. This “City of Joy” for formerly it is known as Calcutta.
With the grand welcome at Calcutta airport you will be driven to your desired hotel by Erco Travels representative. Rest for a while and move out for city sightseeing. Fort William, the must visit attraction of the city is situated on the bank of Hoogly River. The fort was constructed by Robert Clive so as to protect the city from Muslim invaders. After that, you will visit the gateway to Calcutta, the Howrah Bridge; considered the busiest bridge of the world.
Take your morning breakfast and take a full day city tour. Visit Marble Palace Mansion; the palace houses the wonderful objects of sculptures, art, pictures and oil paintings. Moreover, the Palace also has a wonderful Zoo where you can see some rare species of birds and animals. Pay your homage to the most beautiful Hindu's places of worship at the Birla temple and return to your hotel.
Your weekend tour can never be completed if you don't visit the Science City. The place offers 3-D movies, train rides, Naval Ship structured museum, space station tour and much more. Spend a few hours at science city before leveling for your next destination.