Kolkata, formerly the capital of British India, was then known as Calcutta. It is one of the top metro cities in the country. The city is hailed as the cultural capital of India. Book our Kolkata 1 Night / 2 Days Tour Packages to conveniently witness the grand colonial architecture, energetic culture, and colorful art galleries.
Established in 1698, Kolkata is known as the ‘City of Joy.’ Over the years, it has produced some of the greatest thinkers, artists, filmmakers, and writers ever. It is located by the banks of the Hooghly River. From a peaceful sunset to buzzing bazaars, Kolkata has something for every tourist.
The ideas from Kolkata serve as an inspiration to artists across the rest of the country. The highest number of Nobel laureates belong to this city. Despite modernization, its quintessential charm attracts tourists from all over the world. You can be impressed by the landscape and greenery all around.
The best time to visit Kolkata is between October and March. Since it is hot and humid in summer, the autumn and winter are ideal for exploration and enjoyment. During these months, the weather is pleasant, with minimal humidity. You can witness the grand Durga Puja festival, held in October, and attend the International Book Fair between December and January.
Kolkata 1 Night / 2 Days Tour Packages Overview
Kolkata 1 Night / 2 Days Tour Packages by Holidays DNA include essential travel arrangements like comfortable transport, accommodations, sightseeing, and meals. We provide options for all these based on your budget. For instance, you can opt for cozy homestays, luxurious hotels, or pocket-friendly accommodations for one night and two days.
All hotels in our list offer best-in-class services, and their rooms are equipped with amenities like air conditioning, TV, and Wi-Fi. You can also request additional services like babysitting, guided explorations, and fun activities. We note your budget and travel needs to give you the right options to choose from.
You can book Kolkata 1 Night / 2 Days Tour Packages to explore the lively city and refresh yourself. Kolkata has refreshing landscaped gardens, historical buildings, galleries, tranquil lakes, sports grounds and stadiums, libraries, ancient temples and churches. You can delve into Kolkata’s history, admire wildlife, indulge in recreational activities, or seek blessings.
Why Book with Us?
Kolkata 1 Night / 2 Days Tour Packages by Holidays DNA are crafted to ensure you have the most rejuvenating experience. Our experienced tour guides will build an itinerary that includes all popular places to visit in Kolkata. Additionally, you can customize the Kolkata travel packages to include services that match your needs.
Discuss the itinerary with our travel advisor to ensure your unique requirements are communicated beforehand. We take note of any special requests like babysitting, senior citizen assistance, candlelit meals, wheelchair, etc. Our customer service team is just a call away, and they ensure you enjoy your vacation without worry.
Our team is available for any assistance during the trip. You can connect with them 24/7 to raise any concerns or requests during the trip. To ensure maximum comfort and safety, we also offer private cab services for traveling around Kolkata. The cab is available at the hotel, and sightseeing spots to commute without hassle.
You can spend time soaking in the vibrance of Kolkata without worrying about transport. The cab service charges are included in the package along with other costs like parking and driver Batta, so you do not have to pay any extra cost.
Resort & Hotels options with our Kolkata 1 Night / 2 Days Tour Packages
1. ITC Royal Bengal: ITC Royal Bengal is a 5-star property that offers unbeatable luxury and grandeur. The hotel features spacious rooms, modern amenities, and an array of world-class services. You can enjoy a luxe vacation with 24-hour room service, spa treatments, and in-house dining options.
2. Vedic Village Spa Resort: It is a 4-star resort that provides guests with a unique experience nestled amongst a lush green landscape. Its eco-friendly features include organic spa treatments, yoga and meditation sessions, and multi-cuisine restaurants.
3. The Ffort Raichak: It is a 3-star property that provides guests with a luxurious stay in the lap of nature. It offers various services, such as large banquet halls, outdoor activities, a swimming pool, and a well-maintained fitness center. It also has an in-house multi-cuisine restaurant.
Popular Sightseeing Places to Visit on Your Kolkata 1 Night / 2 Days Tour Packages
The iconic sightseeing spots in Kolkata are the Victoria Memorial, Indian Museum, St. Paul’s Cathedral, Marble Palace, and Park Street. Apart from these, you can explore some hidden gems in the city, such as Birla Planetarium, Fort William, Mother House, and Nakhoda Mosque. You can take a glimpse of local culture by visiting places like Kumortuli (pottery district), Tipu Sultan Mosque, and Dhakuria Lake.
Our knowledgeable guides will also introduce you to authentic food stalls along with popular restaurants that serve delicious Bengali cuisine.
Below are some of the must visit places in Kolkata with our 1 Night/2 days tour package:
It is an iconic landmark of Kolkata that links the city with Howrah. It is a huge balanced cantilever steel bridge situated on the river Hooghly. It is one of the world’s longest cantilever bridges, also known as Rabindra Setu. The bridge offers a majestic sight at night with all the illumination. At dawn and dusk, you can sit in silence and enjoy the Ganges flowing in front of you.
2. Fort William
Fort Williams was built in the early years of the British administration. It is a famous historical site in Kolkata. It is the only fort in the world with a history of not firing a single shot ever. The massive citadel has six different gates. Today it belongs to the Indian Army and allows you to visit the grounds to enjoy the magnificent architecture.
3. Belur Math
Belur Math is a revered spot. It is the headquarters of Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission. It provides an ideal gateway from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. The unique architecture symbolizes the unity of all religions. Founded by Swami Vivekananda, it does not accept flowers and sweets as offerings. You can visit Sri Ramakrishna Temple and witness the delightful evening aarti.
It is dedicated to Goddess Kali, and it is one of the 51 Shakti Peethas of the country. The temple is named after the place where it stands, Kalighat, and is one of the most revered Hindu pilgrimage sites. The temple has many fascinating stories associated with it. It is believed that Sati's right toe had fallen here. A Bengali saint called Swami Ramakrishna Paramahamsa first established the main deity at the shrine. Festivities like Durga Puja, Kali Puja, and Bengali New Year are grandly celebrated here.
5. Radha-Krishna or Shyama-Raya temple
It is a 16th-century architectural marvel and is considered one of the finest works of architecture in the Bengal region. The temple is dedicated to Lord Krishna and his beloved Radha. It has intricate sculptures and stone carvings. It features traditional and contemporary architectural styles.
6. Mother House
Mother House was founded in 1950 and is the headquarters of the Missionaries of Charity. It is a small but charming building that houses Mother Teresa’s tomb. You can go through the displayed photos, belongings, awards, and articles related to Mother Teresa. There are a few handwritten letters and spiritual exhortations on the shelves. Daily mass is organized on the spot.
Kumartuli is a unique potters’ colony where you can witness artisans sculpting Indian deities out of clay for different festivals in West Bengal throughout the year. Most of these highlight Goddess Durga riding a lion and slaying Mahisasura. These idols are also exported to other countries and states. You can interact with the potters and watch the intricate process for deeper insight.
Also known as Prakriti Tirtha, Eco-tourism Park is a fun spot teeming with gardens, museums, amphitheaters, grasslands, eateries, and mist houses. There are several recreational opportunities like eco-cart, cycling, toy train, boating, and paintball. It is the biggest urban park in India. You can rent the cottages and conference halls for personal and business needs.
It is the ancestral home of the Nobel Prize Winner, Rabindranath Tagore. You can admire the 700 paintings exhibited here. The self-composed invite to Rabindranath Tagore’s wedding is a wonderful attraction. You can enjoy a light-and-sound show in the evening on special occasions like Tagore’s birthday, Durga Puja, and Holi.
Besides these tourist attractions, there is much to enjoy in the city. You can capture the essence of Kolkata by a tram ride. Admire wildlife in its natural habitat in Sunderbans. A visit to the Science City, one of India's most diverse science museums, is entertaining for kids and adults. At Nicco Park, you can experience adrenaline gushing with various rides like Water Chute, Lazy River Ride, Cyclone Flying Saucer, Moonraker, and Pirate Ship.
Activities & Things to Do on Kolkata 1 Night / 2 Days Tour Packages
Sports enthusiasts must visit the magnificent Eden Gardens. It is the largest cricket stadium in India and the 2nd largest in the world. The beautiful and well-maintained ground hosts major cricket matches and is also a quaint destination for nature lovers. You can walk on the lush pathways lined with Mango, Banyan, and Mahogany trees.
History lovers can explore the Indian Museum, which was founded in 1814. It is the largest in India. It is also the 9th oldest museum in the world. You can encounter a unique collection of coins and sculptures from the 2nd century. The finest assemblages include fossils, skeletons, armor, antiques, ornaments, Egyptian mummies, Mughal paintings, Bodhgaya architectural remains, and contemporary sculptures.
1 Night and 2 Days Kolkata Packages from Holidays DNA ensure the utmost convenience throughout the trip. Our packages are designed keeping your needs in mind, so everything from stay options to sightseeing and transport are arranged in advance.
If you are visiting Kolkata for the first time, our travel consultants will guide you in preparing an interesting vacation plan. They choose the sightseeing places in Kolkata based on your interests. They also recommend the best things to do in the city. Besides, they also share tips about Bengali culture and managing yourself throughout the journey without hurting local sentiments.