In and Around Kolkata (°C - °C)
Kolkata, also known as the City of Joy, is India's third largest metropolitan city. Situated on the eastern banks of river Hooghly, Kolkata is East India's most important commercial, cultural, and educational centre with a rich history that dates back several centuries.
Kolkata - Places to Visit
Earlier known as Calcutta, this hub of regional art, culture and literature attract many tourists each year which creates a demand for several budget hotels that can offer great comfort and value to its visitors. Kolkata is home to many industrial units operated by large public and private sector corporations, hence the city attracts many corporate and business travelllers from all parts of the country. Kolkata is also known for its literary, artistic and revolutionary heritage. Witness the exquisite and magnificent pieces of exemplary architecture in the city by checking out the renowned Victoria Memorial, Indian Museum, Marble Palace, Birla Industrial & Technological Museum, Science City, Jorasanko Thakur Bari, National Library of India, Nehru's Children Museum, Maritime Museum, Calcutta High Court, Raj Bhavan, Town Hall, Writer's Building, General Post Office (GPO) and Shaheed Minar or Tower of the Martyrs. Apart from these, there are many natural and artificial places of tourist interest like Alipore Zoo, Rabindra Sarovar, Salt Lake Central Park, New Town Eco Park, Eden Gardens, Salt Lake Stadium, Royal Calcutta Turf Club, Dakshineswar Kali Temple, Kalighat Kali Temple, Birla Temple, Tipu Sultan Mosque, St. Paul's Cathedral, St. John's Church, Rabindra Setu or Howrah Bridge and Vidyasagar Setu. To witness the happening nightlife of Kolkata one must definitely make a visit to the famous cafes and clubs at Park Street and Camac Street.
accommodation in Kolkata by OYO
Being one of the most popular cities in India, tourists can easily find budgeted accommodation around the city. OYO offers the best deal for a comfortable and affordable stay while being one of the best budget hotels in Kolkata. Likewise, OYO Rooms is a perfect option for those wanting to stay at 3-star hotels in Kolkata. Be a part of Kolkata’s cultural and happening life by staying at the 4-star hotels near Kolkata Airport but within a budget. OYO Elite is one of Kolkata’s finest luxury boutique hotels located strategically near the Victoria Memorial. Get pampered home style by staying at the 3-star hotels in Kolkata near the posh residential areas in Kolkata like Ballygunge, Camac Street, Alipore, New Alipore etc. If you are looking for a comfortable stay with modern amenities, there are large number hotels in Sector V (Salt Lake City), offering a variety of accommodations from budget hotels to the most lavish properties. OYO Rooms is dedicated to outstanding service and hospitality making it an ideal budget hotel near Kolkata Airport or Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport. OYO offers 2-star hotels in Kolkata which provides comfortable and budget accommodation who wish to have a homely feel during their stay at hotels in Bara Bazar Kolkata. One can stay at hotels near Howrah Bridge to witness the exquisite beauty of the Hooghly River in Kolkata. Explore the famous tourist attractions by staying at the budget hotels in Kolkata with easy connectivity to Kolkata metro and trams. OYO Rooms, India’s Largest Branded Network of Hotels offers a varied range of hotels in Kolkata. OYO Rooms provide numerous stay options at hotels near Howarh Railway Staion. OYO also offers long stay options for those who are looking for hotels in Kolkata for a longer duration within a budget. OYO Homes offer 3-star hotels near Kolkata Railway Station offer the most comfortable stay option for corporate and leisure travellers alike. There are multiple hotels near Sealdah Railway Station for travellers visiting the city for work but with a desire to explore the rich culture of the city. Kolkata is also known to be one of the culturally rich destinations in India, With attractions like Armenian Church and Eden Gardens, BBD Bagh- Dalhousie Square is a tourist hub. There are many museums, restaurants and parks for visitors to explore. OYO has accommodation in many hotels in Dalhousie, Kolkata at a varied price range for the comfort of the guests. The OYO hotels near airport, Kolkata make for an ideal stay option for both tourists and individuals on a short stay.OYO also provides special offers for couples who wish to have a comfortable stay at hotels in Esplande Kolkata. OYO offers an array of budget hotels near Howral Railway Station suitable for frequent travellers. Likewise, there are various hotels near Birla Temple Kolkata which offer services to make your stay pleasant. Moreover, leisure travellers can ideally stay at the hotels for unmarried couples in Kolkata near Chowringhee with a mesmerising view of the city's exquisite skyline. There are various resorts near Kolkata where people can visit for a weekend getaway.
Events in Kolkata
Durga Puja: September
No city celebrates festivals like the City of Joy. The Durga Puja is the most important festival of Kolkata celebrating the victory of good over evil. The streets and alleys are lit up for the city’s biggest public spectacle and art event. Shops and restaurants stay open all night long as festivities are in full swing. Songs and hymns echo through the streets as families visit the artistically designed Pandals throughout the night. Scrumptious food and sweets are distributed among people. Families and friends exchange presents and happiness during this six day-long celebration. The festival concludes with a large procession that carries the deity among cheers and revelry to immerse it in the holy waters of Ganga. The popular festival draws thousands of tourists from the country and abroad. Indulge in the spirit of the largest outdoor art festival by booking an OYO in the city suiting your budget. You are in for an experience of a lifetime!
Banquet Halls in Kolkata By OYO
OYO provides banquet halls in Kolkata for Birthday parties, Anniversaries, Receptions, Conferences, Meetings, Engagement Parties, etc. One can choose customised packages and add on services too. Whether you are looking for small party halls in kolkata or a large conference hall, we have them all. Check our banquets page to get the best results at affordable prices: https://www.oyorooms.com/banquet-halls/in-kolkata/.We have them located at strategic points like near the airport, in the lake city, etc keeping in mind the comfort of our guests.