Filled with culture and British colonial architecture, Calcutta, now known as Kolkata, is the capital of the Indian state of West Bengal. Visit one of India’s most distinguished buildings, Victoria Memorial, built to commemorate Queen Victoria. Other sites to see include the Indian Museum, the Asutosh Museum of Indian Art, Kali Temple, Mother Teresa’s Mother House, and Tagore’s House. Play golf on one the world’s oldest courses at the Royal Calcutta Golf Club. Shop for bankura (clay) horse statues, saris from Shantiniketan, leather goods, and other traditional handicrafts in the New Market area.
For a historic and vibrant sojourn - Calcutta.