Kolkata Blogs

The beautiful Victoria Memorial in the pink sky overlooked from a river

Whether you're drawn to Kolkata's vibrant festivals, delectable cuisine, or colonial architecture, knowing the best time to explore this lively metropolis can enhance your experience. This guide will help you pinpoint the perfect season to soak in the essence of the city, ensuring your visit is as memorable as the city itself.

Howrah bridge with a boat passing by in Hooghly river

A trip to the City of Joy is guaranteed to enliven your travel experience. Steeped in culture Kolkata has much more to offer even after Durga Pujo's frenzy has calmed down. Hop into one of the vintage cabs in Kolkata and begin your tour.

Edwards VII Rex Imperator Statue on the Background of the Victoria Memorial Building in Kolkata

From ancient artefacts to modern masterpieces, the museums in Kolkata showcase the diverse heritage and artistic brilliance of the city. Here are 5 famous museums in Kolkata that are a must-visit for every art and history enthusiast.

Dahi puri topped with sev and tangy green chutney

Dive into the delicious world of Kolkata street food - phuchkas, beguni, jhal muri and more! Then, unwind in luxury at Kenilworth Resort & Spa, Goa.

a table with many birthday party items like hats, plates, confetti and more with a small happy birthday banner as well

Let Kenilworth be the backdrop to your birthday celebration, and revel in the joy of creating beautiful memories in the heart of Kolkata.

Facade of Kenilworth Hotel with a lawn in the foreground- 4-star Luxury Hotel in Kolkata

Hold tight because we're about to spill the beans on an unforgettable 3-day itinerary that'll guide you through exploring the city's rich history, indulging in its delectable cuisine and immersing you in its vibrant culture.

victoria memorial surrounded by lush green lawn

Let this be the beginning of many more adventures in the captivating city of Kolkata.

a christmas tree decorated with merry christmas ornament on it and other ornaments as well

If you're in the City of Joy on Christmas, here are the best places to visit and things to do to immerse yourself in the Christmas spirit.


Kolkata's Best Business Hotel offers a blend of luxury and functionality, catering to business travellers. Located in the heart of the city, this exceptional hotel offers a memorable experience in the City of Joy.

diwali diya

One of the most vibrant and captivating places to witness Diwali, is from the bustling city of Kolkata. Kali Puja is also an essential part of Diwali celebrations in Kolkata.  The city's cultural heritage and traditions shine brightly during these festivals.

an image of a park with green trees on each side and a pathway to walk in between captured during the day

Explore Kolkata's diverse parks for a mix of nature, art and scenic river views. From early morning strolls to evening boat rides, there's something for everyone.

a close-up picture of devi durga

Durga Puja in Kolkata captivates the senses with its vibrant art and culture, serving as the heartbeat of the city in festival form.

A view of an office building from below

The IT & tech hubs are attracting both domestic and international companies seeking to capitalise on Kolkata's burgeoning IT sector.

an image of a yellow Kolkata taxi and a little girl with her mother walking next to it while the girl is holding the indian flag

Discover how Kolkata commemorates India's Independence Day with grand parades, visits to historical sites like Indian Museum... 

an idol of goddess durga captured with a shadowy background

Discover the renowned temples of Kolkata, including Birla Mandir, Kalighat Temple, Dakshineswar Kali Temple, Belur Math, ISKCON Temple... 

Facade of Kenilworth Hotel with a lawn in the foreground- 4-star Luxury Hotel in Kolkata

Kenilworth Hotel stands out as the best option for the perfect staycation in Kolkata. Our property offers a haven of relaxation where you can...

view of howrah bridge and boats cruising beneath the bridge on the river 1

Explore Kolkata's mesmerising architectural splendour, where colonial influences have left a lasting impression. 

A masseuse applying oil to a guest's back

Finding moments of rejuvenation is essential for our overall well-being. Explore the world of treatments, benefits and the components of Ayurveda.

A bowl of Bengali mustard fish curry

Kolkata is renowned for its delectable cuisine. We unveil the best places to eat in Kolkata, highlight must-try dishes & explore the delights of Park Street.

a building in Park Street in Kolkata

Park Street is one of the most bustling places in Kolkata and is also known as the ‘street that never sleeps’. The street stretches from...

Howrah bridge with a boat passing by in Hooghly river

Kolkata, also known as the city of joy, is a city of cultural history, art and architecture. The colonial capital of India, it exhibits the perfect...

a man putting a ring on a woman

Are you looking for an engagement venue in Kolkata? Kenilworth Hotel, Kolkata brings to you 8 elegant event halls & a beautiful outdoor lawn...

an image of a stadium with people playing cricket during dusk

Kolkata is a city that breathes cricket and the IPL season is no exception! Join the roaring crowds and watch your favourite teams battle it out...

a book fair selling Bengali books

Kolkata is celebrated as a cultural hub. It hosts a number of book fairs across the year that entices avid readers. Know about them and come visit!

a man kissing a neck of a woman and the woman smiling

Celebrate love this Valentine's Day in Kolkata with your partner. We put forth a Valentine's Day itinerary for you to spend the day gleefully.

a decorated street on christmas evening

What better way to exchange gifts, hugs and memories during Christmas than witnessing it on the streets of Kolkata? 

The beautiful Victoria Memorial in the pink sky overlooked from a river

A trip to Kolkata is incomplete without visiting this monument, and what better way to top it than enjoying a splendid stay at Kenilworth Hotel, Kolkata.