Calcutta

Calcutta

The capital of West Bengal and the main urban centre of the East India region, Calcutta is one of the country’s most fascinating cities. Nicknamed the ‘City of Joy’, Calcutta is known for its cultural richness and diversity. Having played a major role during the Bengal Renaissance period, Calcutta was India’s main artistic centre during the 19th and 20th Centuries. Its architecture and many cultural institutions make it one of India’s most essential destinations today.

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