India – West Bengal South (Kolkata, Kharagpur, Durgapur, Asansol)

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What to do here
 
 World Heritage Sites
  • Sundarbans National Park
 Tentative WHS
  • Santiniketan (20/01/2010)
  • Sites along the Uttarapath, Badshahi Sadak, Sadak-e-Azam, Grand Trunk Road (15/04/2015)
  • Sites of Saytagrah, India’s non-violent freedom movement (15/04/2014)
  • Temples at Bishnupur, West Bengal (03/07/1998)
 Islands
  • Sagar
 Borders
  • Bangladesh-India
  • India mainland (sea border/port)
 XL
  • Sundarbans (India only)
 Cities of Asia and Oceania
  • Kolkata
 World Cities and Popular Towns
  • Kolkata
 Airports
  • Kolkata (CCU)
 Railway, Metro, Funiculars, Cable Cars
  • Bandhan Express (Kolkata-Khulna)
  • Howrah Junction
  • Kolkata Metro
  • Kolkata Tram
  • Maitree Express
 Museums
  • West Bengal - Kolkata: Birla Industrial & Technological Museum
  • West Bengal - Kolkata: Indian Museum
  • West Bengal - Kolkata: Victoria Memorial
 House Museums/Plantations
  • Kolkata: Jorasanko Thakur Bari
 Castles, Palaces, Forts
  • West Bengal - Kolkata: Marble Palace
  • West Bengal - Murshidabad: Hazarduari Palace
 Religious Temples
  • Hooghly: Basilica of Holy Rosary Church
  • Kolkata: Dakshineswar Kali Temple
  • Kolkata: Kalighat Kali Temple
  • Kolkata: St. Paul Cathedral
  • West Bengal: Belur Math
 World of Nature
  • Sundarban
 Experiences
  • A wedding (at least 3 days!)
  • Bhuddist chanting
  • Diwali
  • Experience Holi
  • Krishna Janmashtami
  • Kumbha Mela Pilgrimage
  • Pahela Baishakh
  • Play field hockey
  • Play/hear Sitar
  • Practice yoga
  • Taste Indian Roti
  • Vesakha
 Entertainment/Things to do
  • West Bengal - Kolkata: Mother's Wax Museum
  • West Bengal - Kolkata: Science City
 Zoos
  • Kolkata: Zoological Garden Alipore
 Botanical Gardens
  • Kolkata: Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Indian Botanic Garden
 Planetariums
  • Bardhaman: Meghnad Saha Planetarium
  • Kolkata: Birla Planetarium
 Theme Parks
  • Kolkata: Nicco Park
 Beaches
  • West Bengal: Mandarmani
 Markets
  • Kolkata: New Market
 Monuments
  • Kolkata: Shaheed Minar
  • Kolkata: Subhas Chandra Bose statue
 Railway Museums
  • Howrah: Railway Museum
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Victoria Memorial
Calcutta (1998)
Victoria Memorial