Shibpur Vacation Packages
Shibpur is within easy reach of a range of colorful Kolkata’s well-known sights. Among the most interesting places to see are the marvelous Botanical Gardens and the incredible Alipore Zoo. Two other recommended attractions you’ll find nearby Shibpur are National Library and Kalighat.
To gain a deeper understanding of Kolkata, head to one of its fabulous cultural destinations. Browse the various museums and exhibit spaces the Academy of Fine Arts, Indian Museum and Asiatic Society.
If the sun is shining head outside and enjoy the nearby green spaces. Have a break in one of the local parks and gardens, which include Milennium Park.
While you are in and around Shibpur, be sure to visit the St. Paul's Cathedral, Maidan and Victoria Memorial. Kolkata features some evocative reminders of the past; begin your local history tour at Marble Palace.
If you love food and shopping, visit the boutiques, stores and stalls that are part of New Market and the Forum Shopping Mall.
Sports fans should book tickets for Mohun Bagan Ground to see the Mohun Bagan A.C. playing visiting rivals. On weekends the area around the stadium becomes a sea of maroon and green, as local soccer lovers gather to get behind their home-grown heroes.
Finding somewhere handy to stay around Shibpur couldn’t be easier. Check out the rooms and rates at the Oberoi Grand, Kolkata, the Peerless Inn - Kolkata, or the Taj Bengal.
Accommodation in Shibpur
As Shibpur has no hotels or apartments listed on Expedia's comprehensive India accommodation page, travelers might be interested in staying at The Oberoi Grand, Kolkata or the Taj Bengal, two more upscale options located 3 miles (5 kilometers) away in Kolkata. Two other cheaper options are the ITC Sonar, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Kolkata and the Hyatt Regency Kolkata, which often get good customer feedback.