Take an early morning walk around Dalhousie Square and admire the colonial buildings that once housed the British Raj before the bustle of Kolkata disturbs the quiet. When the noise picks up you can either head into a museum to learn more about this cityas fascinating past or relax watching locals play cricket in The Maiden. When you tire of the city head for the Sunderbans Tiger reserve to catch a glimpse of a Bengali tiger or to Bishnupur to see the splendid terracotta temples. Features detailed information on the cultural heart of India and up-to-date listings on where to eat, sleep and play. Am Essentials section with practical tips on getting there and around. Am Background section with fascinating information on the regionas unique history, culture a cuisine. Am Comprehensive listings of where to eat, sleep a play including festivals and markets. Am Detailed street maps for important cities and towns. Am Slim enough to fit in your pocket. Loaded with advice and information, this concise Footprintfocus guide will help you get the most out of Kolkata and West Bengal without weighing you down. The content of the Footprintfocus Kolkata and West Bengal guide has been extracted from Footprintas India Handbook.Two- or three-day trips from main towns can also give excellent opportunities for sightseeing off the beaten track in reasonable comfort. ... In the mountains, it is better to use a driver who knows the roads. ... and Budget operate in some major cities and offer reliable cars; their rates are generally higher than those of local firms (eg Sai Service, ... Tata Indica Tata Indigo Hyundai Toyota non-a/c non-a/c Accent a/c Innova 8 hrs/80 km Rs 1200 Rs 1600 Rs 2200 Rs 2500 Extrakm Rs8 Rs10anbsp;...
|Title||:||Kolkata & West Bengal|
|Publisher||:||Footprint Travel Guides - 2013-10-30|