Kolkata, also nicknamed the City of Joy and is also widely regarded as the “cultural capital” of India, is the capital of West Bengal located on the East Bank of the Hooghly River. Ganga Sagar Mela is the second most popular mela after Kumbh Mela and is India's biggest fair held in Sagardwip where pilgrims dip themselves in the holy waters of Ganga to purify their souls during the winters.
Meet & Greet on arrival at Airport / Railway Station proceed for hotel.
Check-in to hotel & rest of the day at leisure.
Night stay at Kolkata.
After early breakfast start for full day excursion to Gangasagar – An island in the confluence of River Ganga & Bay of Bengal & famous for Kapil Muni Ashram which is considered to be a great religious significance.
Evening return back to Kolkata.
Night stay at hotel.
We will provide AC vehicle from Kolkata to Ferry Ghat i.e. Lot No. 8 / Harwood Point (90 Km.) and back to Kolkata.
After reaching Lot No. 8 you will board the ferry to cross the Muriganga River for Kachuberia.
From here you will be transferred to Sagar island and back to Ferry Jetty by a private vehicle (AC sumo/similar car).
Please do not forget to reconfirm the return ferry timings (Kachuberia to Lot No 8) with the authority as it depends on the tide timings.
After breakfast start for full day Kolkata city tour. Eden Garden Stadium*, Akashbani Bhavan*, High Court*, GPO*, Writers Building*, Howrah Bridge*, Belur Math, Vivekananda Setu*, Dakshineswar Temple, Jain Temple (optional), Town Hall (Kolkata Panaroma), St. Pauls Cathedral Church and Victoria Memorial Hall.
We can arrange a River Cruise on Ganges (evening cruise with snacks or dinner) as per your choice (optional). (*Drive Pass)
After breakfast check-out from hotel and transfer to the Airport / Railway Station for onwards journey with sweet memories.