Kolkata, also know as the city of joy is capital city of the Indian state West Bengal. It was previously called Calcutta, has now become the Cultural city of India. The city is almost 300 years is now one of the most important metropolitan cities of the country. The city has a flexible environment with comfortable life style that is hard to miss by any one around the world.
It was used to be the capital of India during the British Raj and an important centre for activities during the colonial rule. The place has rich history in art and culture along with many sight seeing spots which make it a heaven for travelers. Some of the interesting places include the famous Town Hall, Botanical garden, Howrah Bridge, Academy of Fine Arts and etc. Apart from being a tourist destination, many people visit Kolkata for business and personal purposes.
The city is well connected by every part of the world through its airport, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport. There are many flights available which are daily operational on the Delhi to Kolkata route. The increasing competition in the market has helped the passengers to grab some of the very best deals. The economical flight carriers not only provide cheap air tickets but also safe travel. There are also some international carriers which operate on this route which includes Lufthansa, German Airlines and Emirates.