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Best Time to Visit Kolkata

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If yes, you have come to the right place. Best time to visit Kolkata is from October till March.

Kolkata, also known as the ‘city of Joy’, is the cultural capital of West Bengal and one of the largest cities in India. Most of Kolkata’s construction work took places at the time when it was the capital of India and was known as Calcutta. Majority of those historic buildings still stand strong and glorified. One must visit these monuments which were built in colonial style. The most mesmerizing of them all is the Victoria Memorial. Other such notable buildings are Birla temple, Ramakrishna Math,Nakhoda Mosque, St John’s Church, St Paul’s Cathedral, Fort William, Marble Palace, Dakshineswari Kali Temple etc.

Kolkata has been home to various notable and acclaimed poets, novelists, critics, linguists, historians and philosophers. Literature and music is the heart and soul of people of Kolkata. Kolkata has three main seasons namely summers, monsoon and winters. The best time to visit Kolkata is from October to March. The temperature in these months ranges between 9-18 degree.