Nairobi Kolkata Flights
About Nairobi (NBO)
Nairobi , the capital city of Kenya is the largest and fastest growing city in Africa. Situated on the Nairobi River, it is also known as the ‘Green City in the Sun’. It is the most populous city in East Africa and the 12th largest city in Africa. Nairobi is politically and financially one of the most prominent cities in Africa. The city is a home to many international organizations and companies including local businesses and Nairobi Stock Exchange. Also known as the safari capital of Africa, Nairobi is a modern city full of life. The city serves as an introduction to both wildlife and nightlife. JKIA, Jomo Kenyatta International Airport is Nairobi's main airport. The city is also accessible by train, bus, matatus and shuttles which are also reliable. It is not a prime tourist destination but still it has several tourist attractions. The most fascinating is the Nairobi National Park, which is unique of this nature to border a capital city. The park contains many animals including 400 species of birds. The Nairobi Safari Walk is the most important attraction of the Nairobi National Park which offers exceptional on-foot experience of the animals. The Nairobi National Museum has a collection of artifacts displaying Kenya's rich heritage through history, nature, culture, and contemporary art. It is the country's national museum and largest in the city. Other famous museums are Nairobi Gallery, Nairobi Railway Museum and the Karen Blixen Museum. Uhuru Gardens is a national monument and the largest memorial park in Kenya. It is also a place where the first Kenyan flag after independence was raised. Biashara Street is a shopping street good for visitors apart from various shopping malls that are spread across the city. The night life of the city is popular both among the young and the old. There are a collection of luxurious restaurants available in the city offering both local and international cuisines. The city is a place to offer something or the other to every age and pocket. You can visit this cosmopolitan and multicultural city by simply booking online flight tickets from MakeMyTrip.com. The website is in association with one of the finest hotels from all destinations of the world. You can book air tickets and hotels according to your need and budget and can also opt for the holiday deals offered by MakeMyTrip.com
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.