Kolkata is home to many exotic sites and places. There are countless places in Kolkata to visit. Enjoy the beauty and splendor that will put you in a state of wonder & curiosity. Apart from famous British era buildings there are parks which adds to the beauty of the historical city of Kolkata.
Located in Bidhannagar, Central Park is a major hangout for teenagers and college goers. The lush green Central Park Kolkata is one of the second largest open space in the city only next to Maidan.
The area surrounding the park is occupied with major governmental buildings and departments. The area is one of the most well maintained in the city.
Entrance Ticket Details For Central Park
Adults : INR 10
Child: INR 5
Central Park Timings
Everyday: 10 am –5:30 pm
How to Reach Central Park
By Subway: Central Park
Get mesmerized by the natural beauty of the Central Park!
The hexagonal shaped Central Park is one of the main attractions in Salt Lake City. Hexagonal because if you look at it on the map, it’s situated in the middle with the Keshtopur Khal surrounding it, giving it that shape.
The Central Park Kolkata stretches about 100 acres (0.40km2). The Central Park is also regarded as the "Lung of Bidhannagar". This park is easily reachable from the Karunamoyee bus stand in Salt Lake City, Kolkata.
Central Park Kolkata is home to some magnificent birds. Bird watching is another attraction of this place. If you’re a bird lover, this place is a perfect place for you. Here you can find many beautiful species of birds.
Black-rumped flame back, Red-breasted Flycatcher, White-throated Kingfisher, Indian Pond-heron, Commo Myna, Cattle Egret, Lesser Whistling-duck, Little Green Bee-eater, Black Drongo etc. are some of the feathered creatures that can be spotted here.
Central Park Kolkata has a treat for everyone. It’s well kept stunning miniature forest with water bodies can be a source of delight for botanists. Its greenery stretches to acres and is a favorite jogging spot.
Now a days it has become an important spot for Yoga and other forms of meditation. By afternoon it is transformed into a meeting ground of young lovers. This is one of the
places in Kolkata where you can relax and rejuvenate yourself after long day work pressure.