More than 6 million people living in the small area of 1,026 kmē, makes the city teeming with life on the banks of river Ganges.  Kolkata is well known for its historic associations and its vast influence on culture, art, fashion, food and design. Dubbed the City of Joy, it is one of the most popular tourist destinations in India.





Places of interest within Kolkata 

Places of interest around Kolkata    



For Govt. tourist lodge / launch cruise contact: +91 33 2248 8271

For Sunderban tiger camp :  +91 32935749, +91 9331092632, +91 9831170453,

Email: info@sunderbantigercamp.com

For Sunderban Jungle Camp : +91-98310-31980, Tel : +91-33-24550917,

+91-33-24549719, Fax : +91-33-24854584,

E-Mail : kolkata@helptourism.com, asit.helptourism@gmail.com


Permits : For Foreigners for Tiger Projects & Sajnekhali,

Contact: Secretary, West Bengal Forest Department, Writer's Building, Kolkatta - 700001, on request.

Permit For Other Areas of the Sundarbans : Field Director, Sundarbans Tiger Reserve, PO Canning, District 24 Parganas, West Bengal