Kolkata (Calcutta) is known for its grand colonial architecture and the Mother House, headquarters of the Missionaries of Charity, founded by Mother Teresa.
It is north India’s most chaotic city.
Better prepare yourself to experience all the sights, smells, sounds, and scams of this before a visit.
Howrah Bridge and ferry landing, along the Hooghly River, in Kolkata, India
Writer’s Building, at BBD Bagh, in Kolkata, India
Howrah Railway Station, in Kolkata, India
Ceiling art at Kolkata Airport in Kolkata, India
Victoria Memorial Hall, at Cathedral Road, in Kolkata, India
Victoria Memorial Hall along Cathedral Road in Kolkata, India
Nakhoda Mosque in Bara Bazar, Kolkata, India
Bara Bazar in Kolkata, India
Pro trip — Book your stay as soon as you know you’re traveling to get ahead of fully-booked rooms.