Kolkata, a city where you can find the communal harmony, the taste of different era and genre, the delicious food, the rich cultural activities and above all the ancient places to look upon. Although according to the map, it seems that Kolkata is a small city but actually if you step down on the streets, you cannot accommodate the time to complete the whole city tour in one day. In that case, you can select a different part of Kolkata to visit for a day by calling up a car booking agency in Kolkata.
Start the day
A morning in Kolkata usually starts with a custom of paying homage to the God of different religions. So, if you want you can taste that religious part too by visiting famous Kalighat temple or Dakshineswar temple at the very beginning of the day trip. If you want to start the day with some fresh air or some physical activities, ask your car rental agency to take you to Rabindra Sarobar or Kolkata Maidan.
Taste the royal history
Kolkata is a city filled with historical places. At the very beginning of the trip with Kolkata cabs, you can have a visit to Howrah Bridge, the oldest connector to Kolkata from the rest of the districts. After that, if you want to taste some more historical places then visit the Victoria Memorial Hall. The history lies in every brick and dust of that place.
Just opposite of the Victoria, you can get the eminent St. Paul’s Cathedral and then plan a visit to the National Indian Museum, the juke box of the history. Beside that if you choose to smell the city on the road before witnessing the history, just go to College Street, the biggest market for books. You can get whichever books you want and have some tea in Indian coffee house.
Time to roam around
Kolkata is a city with rich cultural activities. To witness the culture you have Jorasanko Thakur Bari, the house of the great poet Rabindranath Tagore and then if you want to taste some classy cultural activities of Kolkata then pay a visit at the Rabindra Sadan where you will witness some or the other classical programs.
If you have some more interest on arts, then Academy of Fine arts, Gaganendra exhibition hall and Nandan can be the best choice. Besides these, you must visit the heaven of cricket, Eden Gardens in Kolkata to astonish yourself. Eden Gardens is one of the largest Cricket ground in the world.
Relax with ease and witness some modernization
At the end of the day, you may search for some place where you can relax. For the evening of the Kolkata, ask your cab service company to stop by at Princep Ghat at the bank of the river Ganges. Besides that, Millenium Park or the Mohor Kunja can be a good choice.
If you want to cross the perimeter of the central part of Kolkata, you can get the Science city, Nicco Park, Eco Park, Wax museum etc where the seed of modernization of Kolkata is planted. These amusement parks are the best place to relax after tasting the history. At that part you will find one of the largest football grounds in the world, Yuvabharati Krirangan which blends the modernity with the history to this classic game.