A 05-day tour that includes Kolkata and the Sundarbans can offer you a glimpse of both the vibrant city life and the unique mangrove ecosystem of the Sundarbans delta. Kolkata, formerly known as Calcutta, is the capital city of the Indian state of West Bengal. It is a city with a rich history, vibrant culture, and diverse attractions. The Sundarbans is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the largest mangrove forests in the world. It's renowned for its unique biodiversity and the elusive Royal Bengal tiger.
Day 01:- Arrive Kolkata
“Atithi Devo Bhawa” Arrive at Kolkata International airport, on arrival our representative will meet you at the airport with holing a pla card of your name and assist you to check – in at the hotel. Kolkata is often referred to as the "Cultural Capital of India" due to its significant contributions to literature, art, and music. It's the birthplace of famous poet Rabindranath Tagore and Nobel laureate Mother Teresa. The city boasts architectural landmarks like the Victoria Memorial, Howrah Bridge, and Indian Museum, one of the oldest museums in Asia. After freshen up relax at the hotel, after your long flight journey. Evening will free or you can do the leisure activites at the hotel. Or explore the Kolkata local market near by the hotel. Overnight stay in Kolkata
Day 02:- Kolkata Sightseeing
Morning enjoy your delicious breakfast at the hotel, after breakfast proceed for the Kolkata sightseeing, Victoria Memorial, an iconic marble building and museum, Visit Park Street for its vibrant food and entertainment scene, Dakshineswar Kali Temple and Belur Math, significant spiritual sites, Howrah Bridge and the lively flower market underneath, Walk around College Street, famous for its numerous bookstores and local market. Evening you can explore the Kolkata local market with nightlife. Overnight stay in Kolkata
Day 03:- Kolkata – Sundarban National Park (Tiger Reserve)
Morning after breakfast proceed for the Sundarban National Park, The Sundarbans is a tidal delta region where the land meets the Bay of Bengal. It's characterized by its dense mangrove forests, tidal waterways, and diverse flora and fauna. The reserve is home to various species of animals, including the endangered Royal Bengal tiger, saltwater crocodile, spotted deer, wild boar, and various species of birds and fish. On arrival Godkhali (around 3-4 hours drive) - the gateway to the Sundarbans, Board a boat and journey into the Sundarbans mangrove forest and enjoy the serene beauty of the delta and spot wildlife if possible. Overnight stay in Hotel
Day 04:- Sundarban National Park Sightseeing
Morning after breakfast proceed for the Full-day exploration of the Sundarbans by boat. The reserve is home to various species of animals, including the endangered Royal Bengal tiger, saltwater crocodile, spotted deer, wild boar, and various species of birds and fish. The Sundarbans is a critical habitat for the Royal Bengal tiger. Efforts are being made to protect these tigers and their habitat from threats like poaching and habitat loss. Visit various watchtowers to observe wildlife, including the Royal Bengal tiger and Experience the unique ecosystem and mangrove forests After completed Sundarban Boat ride safari, come back to Godkhali and return back to Kolkata, on arrival Kolkata check – in at the hotel. Overnight stay in Kolkata
Day 05:- Kolkata Departure
Morning after breakfast do your last minutes shopping (if time permitted), later our representative will assist you to transfer to the airport for your flight to onward journey.