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Calcutta Map, India

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Calcutta Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Calcutta with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Calcutta useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Calcutta!

Calcutta History

Calcutta emerged about 3 centuries ago. At the dawn of the fifteenth century, a reference to Calcutta (Kolkata) was found in the very famous novel called Manasa Mangal. In the novel, there is a mention of the character Chand Saudagar visiting the place to worship the Indian Goddess Kali while he was on his way to Saptagram. Calcutta also finds a reference in the in the famous book Ain-i-Akbari. Ain-i-Akbari is a famous... read more

Calcutta Nightlife

Now, if you are looking for some old world charm, then Dublin at ITC Hotel is the place to be. Its Irish styled pub adds to the charm of ever flowing sumptuous beer. Sunset Bar is another place to unwind after a day’s long tiring work. It provides a cozy environment along with the best of mocktails in town. Apart from these, there are certain discotheques like Incognito, Anti clock Dance Club, Equinox and Prima Dona... read more

Calcutta Travel Guide

Every household in Calcutta reverberates with Rabindra music and Rabindra Nitya Natya (dance dramas). Calcutta’s major festival is Durga Puja which celebrates the feats of Goddess Durga. During this festival, the city can be seen in its utmost glory as every nook and corner bears the mild fragrance of flowers Abir (color) and Bengali music.   read more

Calcutta Sightseeing

 Then there is the Marble palace that was built by Rajendra Mallick in the year 1835. It is an art gallery portraying exclusive pieces of art, portraits and sculptures. Reuben's masterpieces are something that attracts maximum visitors to the place. read more

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