Kolkata Lahore Flights
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. You can book your flight tickets to Kolkata from any corner of the world via MakeMyTrip.com which is a leading travel portal. Here on this dedicated portal, you can also enjoy some heavy discounts on your bookings.
Kolkata Airport AddressNetaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport
Tel: +91 33 5119944 | Fax: +91 33 5118873
About Lahore (LHE)
Second largest city in the country, Lahore is the capital of the Pakistan province of Punjab. With its history tracing back to nearly a millennium, Lahore is also a main cultural centre of Punjab and Pakistan. The city is bordered by Ravi River on its northern side, and the land carries a hot semi arid climate that is featured by extremely hot summers, dry warm winters, a little monsoon and dust storms. The land comprises the remnants left since 11th century from eras belonging to different rulers. The city is a also a storehouse of arts, cuisines, music, cultural events, film making and gardening of the country. Since the land provides an affiliation platform for poets and artists, so you can find here a large number of educational institutions. Mughals have had always that kind of charm and spell which they centuries ago weaved through fingers and the gazing proof is standing here on this land. Being the heart of Pakistan, the city is oozing with buildings, castles, palaces and mosques that bespeak Mughal magnificence and a fine fusion of more than one architectural styles. Shahi Qila, Badshahi Mosque, Shalimar Garden, Miare Pakistan, Lahore Museum, Jehangir'r Tomb, Masjid Wazir Khan, Noor Jehan's Tomb, Mubarik Haveli, Islamic Summit Minaret, Anarkali's Tomb, Ali Hajvery's Tomb, Hiran Minar and much more. The nights in Lahore are full of life, people dance to the tunes of lovely rhythms. Watch one or two movies at Cinema. In the latest years, music has been greatly encouraged in Pakistan. One most popular Pakistan's music band is Junoon. With a strong fan base in Lahore, you can easily catch up in their regular music concerts. Apart from music concert, stage drama has also caught fire in its development, and people in Lahore love to laugh their guts out and cry their hearts out in theaters. If you are in Lahore, do not forget to visit the famous market places, and you will yearn miss shopping here after you are home. Anarkali Bazar, Fortress Stadium Market, Hafeez Centre, Pace, Liberty Market and Panorama Centre are few most crowded market places where you can bag huge bargains. Don't think much now; just log onto MakeMyTrip.com and book online tickets to Lahore. Being the India's leading travel portal it offers you cheap tour packages. Even if you are first time traveler, you will have an unforgettable trip with MakeMyTrip's help. It also organizes your journey, all within your budget and as per your preferences.
Lahore Airport AddressLahore International Airport
Tel: +92 (0)42 9240508