Kolkata the city of joy has many great things to offer. The former capital of India and now capital of the West Bengal is the second biggest city in our country. Here in this article, I am going to tell you about three beautiful places that you can visit in your leisure time. With renting a cab in Kolkata, you can visit these beautiful places in the city of joy. And if you are from another state then you must cherish the street foods here. And especially the Bengalee sweets, you can get nowhere the taste of Bengali sweets in India. Let’s start with the list.
Howrah bridge :
Well even if you are from outside of west Bengal then you must have heard the world’s fourth busiest cantilever bridge in the world is Howrah bridge which is connecting Howrah and Kolkata. Howrah bridge is the first visiting place that you should cover in your visit to Kolkata. if you are coming via train then you must need to cover through this Howrah bridge in order to get into Kolkata. The bridge initiated by the British in the year 1939 and now the bridge is also named Rabindra Setu to honor the noble laureate Rabindranath Tagore in 1965. Almost 90,000 vehicles and many pedestrians cross this bridge in a day.
Indian Museum :
The biggest historical museum in India and the ninth oldest museum in the world. This museum was created in the year 1814. This museum is also referred to as “Jadu Ghar”. The Indian Museum comprises of sacred relics of Buddha, Egyptian mummies, and ancient sculptures. A great place to visit if you have the craze for ancient architecture and all. he timings are 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM on Tuesday to Sunday in the months of March to November and 10:00 AM – 4:30 PM in the months of December to February.
There is an entry fee to visit this museum. check with the museum persons.
Science City :
The science city in Kolkata was established in the year 1997 and is one of the finest and largest science museums in the world. The science city in Kolkata is a fun blend of education and fun. One can enjoy this place. This place is consists of science and technology architecture like Tornado, the energy ball, ocean waves, time machine, and quicksand. there are also a collection of rare fishes that you can see in this science city. the evolution of dinosaurs is awesome to watch. there are also shows going on to visiting in space and moon with a 3D effect that will mesmerize your visit to this science city. this science city in Kolkata is a great tourist attraction place.
The timings are 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM every day. And there is an entry fee, just check with the science city personnel.
Well, these three places you can visit in Kolkata in a day. And especially these places are enjoyable if you are with kids. these three places are very family-friendly places and you can enjoy them. within the sides of these places, you can easily get restaurants and street food places to make you lunch or like snacks. Book online outstation cabs and get a cab at affordable prices and you can visit these places on your weekend.