The Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport is the 5th busiest airport in India. It was previously known as the Dum Dum Airport and is recognized for its excellent customer services. Located 17 km away from the city, this is the primary airport in Kolkata, the capital city of West Bengal. In 2016, the passenger traffic of the airport was over 25.8 million. The Kolkata Airport won the award for ‘Best Improved Airport’ in the Asia Pacific region in 2014.
The city of Kolkata has many sightseeing options. Some of the noteworthy ones to visit are the Victoria Memorial, Aurobindo Bhavan, the Marble Place, the Eco Tourism Park, Dakshineswar Kali Temple, Belur Math, Howrah Bridge, the Eden Gardens, Nicco Parks and Resorts Limited, St. John’s Church, and the Park Street. Sign up for the Calcutta Walks to explore the City of Joy on foot. Also, don’t forget to visit the revered Kalighat Kali Temple in the city.
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