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Kolkata, formerly known as Calcutta, is the capital of West Bengal. It is a city steeped in culture, art and philosophy. The people of this city love intellectual debates on anything from cricket to avant-garde movies, and there are plays, art exhibitions, and film fests running all through the year. It is the nerve centre of trade (via land and water) in eastern India, and a significant contributor to the world of art, literature and cinema, both in and out of India.
Kolkata was the former capital of British India and has some spectacular colonial architecture. As the nerve-centre of the 19th & 20th century Bengal Renaissance, Kolkata has established local traditions in literature, art, theatre, cuisine and culture. Some of the tourist attractions include Victoria Memorial, the Indian Museum, the Marble Palace and the Gurusaday Museum.
JBS Haldane Avenue (Opp Science City), Kolkata, West Bengal , 700 046 India
ITC Sonar, a luxury hotel in Kolkata having a distinctively modern and sleek architectural design contrasting with the rich historical essence of Kolkata is nestled amidst acres of land, resplendent with greenery, sunshine, and water. This luxury hotel is en route from the airport and a 30-minute drive from the city centre.
This luxury hotel in Kolkata has 238 tastefully appointed guest rooms, the hotel is just a short stroll from the city’s shopping, entertainment, cultural, and business districts Know More
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