Many of Kolkata’s attractions are near to Behala, making it a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Among the places not to miss are the fabulous Kalighat and the remarkable National Library. Two more worthwhile attractions you’ll find within a short distance of Behala are Alipore Zoo and the Botanical Gardens.
There are some interesting cultural attractions in and around Behala. Spend a while admiring the exhibits at the Academy of Fine Arts, Indian Museum and Asiatic Society.
If the weather is good, follow the locals and head outside to the nearby green spaces. Enjoy some of the tranquil urban parks such as Milennium Park.
To stock up on supplies and buy some souvenirs, browse New Market and the Forum Shopping Mall.
Sports fans vacationing in Behala should get tickets for nearby Rabindra Sarobar Stadium to see the Tollygunge Agragami in action. Make sure to wear white, the colors of the Tollygunge Agragami.
For a real taste of this fascinating part of the world, consider staying close by in one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. The Oberoi Grand, Kolkata, the Peerless Inn - Kolkata and the Taj Bengal are among the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.