Parks in Kolkata
Now a day’s people know the importance of spending the time in parks for fresh air. People use the different reasons to visit the park like; bring dog for walk, playing games, yoga or having a picnic. In current lifestyle with much number of leisure and amenities, parks also provides the measurable health benefits and gives a opportunity to direct interact with nature and a cleaner environment with physical activities and social interaction.
Alipore Zoological Gardens: - The Alipore Zoological Garden is one of the oldest zoological park of India and main tourist attraction in Kolkata. It was started in 1876 and spread on an area of 18.81 ha. This place is the home for wintering migratory birds like; ducks and other birds. It is the only resting spot for some of the birds with the focus on conservationists in Kolkata. Apart from the attractive birds it’s also display the large number of crowd-pulling Royal Bengal Tiger, Great Indian One-horned Rhinoceros, African Lion, Grant's Zebra, Emu and many more.
Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Indian Botanic Garden: - Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Indian Botanic Garden is located in Shibpur, Howrah. It is also known as Calcutta Botanical Garden. This garden is consisting a large number of rare plants and a total collection of over 12,000 specimens spread over an area of 109 ha. Here many plants and trees are have been cultivated for scientific observations and provides attractive display gardens for the public.
Brindavan Garden: - Brindavan Garden is one of the most famous and tourist destination of the Kolkata, people love to come here for enjoyment and spending the memorable movements. This park provides the comfort platform to come in direct contact of nature and help to heal the tension and pressure of professional life.
Apart from that some other type of parks are following: - Kolkata is the capital city of West Bengal and the place of many amusement parks, which help to respite from the constant urban pressure and provides the wholesome outdoor entertainment at reasonable price. These parks offers the varies form of entertainment attractions and rides for the purpose of entertaining a substantial number of people. Some famous amusement parks are following;
- Nicco Park
- Nalban Boating Complex
- Science City
- Millennium Park
- Nalban Boating Complex
Addresses of some of the parks are following;
Nicco Parks & Resorts Limited
Address: - Sector IV Salt Lake City,
Kolkata, West Bengal 700106.?
Contact Number: - 033 6628 5549 ?
Don Bosco School Park Circus
Address: - 46, Gorichand Rd, Gobra,
Kolkata, West Bengal 700046. ?
Contact Number:- 033 2287 9202
Park Street Cemetery
Address: - 65 Park Street, Mother Teresa Sarani, Taltala,
Kolkata, West Bengal 700016. ?
Address: - Strand Rd, Fairley Place, B B D Bagh,
Kolkata, West Bengal 700001.
Address: -FD Block, Sector III, Salt Lake City,
Kolkata, West Bengal
Address: -77/1, Park Street, Park St,
Kolkata, West Bengal 700016.
Contact Number: - 033 4001 3637
Eco Tourism Park
Address: -Major Arterial Road(South-East), Action Area II, New Town,
Kolkata, West Bengal 700156.
Bagbazaar Durga Puja Grounds
Address: -Baghbazar St, Bag Bazar Colony, Bagbazar,
Kolkata, West Bengal 700003.