Albany (ALB) to Kolkata (CCU) Flights, Book Cheap Flights from Albany to Kolkata - MakeMyTrip US
About Albany (ALB)
The capital city of the state of New York, Albany is famous for its impressive architecture, cultural attractions, colourful festivals and events. Located on the west bank of the Hudson River, this city enjoys a scenic natural setting, which makes it one of the beautiful travel destinations in the United States of America. On an Albany tour, travellers can visit the Empire State Plaza, known for its modernist architecture; behold the magnificent sight of New York State Capitol, explore the treasures of the New York State Museum and enjoy a boat ride in the Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor for breathtaking views of the city. On a trip to Albany, travellers can go for a walk on the Hudson River Way, a pedestrian bridge in the downtown area, known for its distinctive artistic appeal. The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation building is known for its unique design and a green dome at its top. The Palace Theatre and the Egg are two of the most popular performance venues that host a variety of musical and theatre productions. The Tulip Festival is one of the most popular festivals of the city. Blessed with a rare combination of natural beauty and architectural creativity, Albany inspires imagination of visitors. To travel to Albany comfortably, MakeMyTrip is the perfect choice.
About Kolkata (CCU)
Kolkata is one of the oldest cities in India which is known for its deep rooted culture and rich historical backdrops. Placed on the banks of Hooghly River, this ancient city was earlier called as 'Calcutta'. Due to its historical past, the city is awarded as ‘Cultural Capital of India’, 'the City of Processions' and 'City of Joy'. Kolkata is the capital city of Indian state of West Bengal and has also served as the capital of the country until 1911. The metropolis is known for two major things, one is 'Communist stronghold' and other is the madness for cricket. Kolkata is famous as the birthplace of many famous personalities like Rabindranath Tagore (the noblest) and Satyajit Ray (the Bharat Ratan). The city also has deep values for Catholics and other communities as Mother Teresa took her last breath here. Moving in and around the city, you will get a glimpse of India's past and present through its architectural buildings.
To add more memorable moments in your life, Kolkata has many beautiful and breathtaking places in the way of Fort William, Victoria Memorial, Eden Gardens (Stadium), Birla Planetarium, Howrah Bridge, Marble Palace, Writer's Building, Nicco Park, Saheed Minar and National Library. Beside its attractions, Kolkata is also famous for its variety of lip smacking foods and warm hospitality. If you are a shopping freak, then, you can find number of markets to buy some traditional things. The fish market near the beautiful Hooghly River is quite famous not just in India but also throughout the world. A visit to the city during Durga Puja will enhance your enjoyment. The months from October to March are considered as the best period to visit the city as during this time, the climate remains pleasant. Being one of the largest cities in India, Kolkata is well connected to different parts of world.
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