Kolkata sightseeing tour – Delhi (by flight)
After breakfast, continue for touring in and around the city Kolkata with our escort cum guide and visit some intriguing spots where
general vacationer once in a while couldn't ready to go. Start the tour by visiting the imposing white marble
Victoria Memorial, built by the British in 1921, modeled on the Taj Mahal offering tree-lined walks in
splendid parks and houses a number of statues of eminent people including that of Queen Victoria. Then visit
St Paul’s Cathedral, one of the most important churches of India with its impressive stained glass windows. Afterwards visit
Dakshineswar Kali Temple and
Belur Math - the Ramakrishna Mission’s movement’s international headquarters, was founded in 1899. The main temple in Belur Math incorporates the various architectural styles of the different religions of India. During the tour, depending upon the time-available, visit to Kumartuli, means Potter’s locality. ‘Kumor’ means Potter and ‘Tuli’ means locality. This area is located in the northern part Kolkata (Calcutta) City, very close to the river Bhagirathi. One of the earliest reference Kumortuli was found in Harry Evan Auguste Cotton’s (Mr. Cotton’s was a barrister, administrator, Journalist, Historians and writer) book ‘Kolkata Old & New’ and also in the Journal. End your tour with a photo-stop at the Howrah Bridge or the Rabindra Setu, also termed as the gateway of Kolkata, is one such structure which due to its grandeur and majestic appeal has been the face of Kolkata for over a century.
During the course of full day sightseeing of Kolkata, stroll around new market, experience the chaos of the hawkers, enjoy interaction and bargaining between the seller and the buyer. Witness the movement of mass gathering. Taste the flavour of local street food. Evening you may visit to different ethnic handicraft showroom or store, to purchase few curios or souvenirs for relatives and friends.
Later in the evening, you will be transferred to Kolkata airport to board flight for New Delhi. On arrival at New Delhi, you will be transferred to the pre-booked hotel for overnight stay.