Weekend getaways are always a refreshing change from city life. If you live in this historic city, then you are aware of its charm, but every now and then you need a getaway to escape the chaotic life here. At first glance it might not seem like there are a lot of options for places to visit near Kolkata, but West Bengal is a treasure trove of destinations for those who love to travel. There are several places within 50, 100, 200, 300 and 500km of the city that make for great short trips from Kolkata.
For an unforgettable vacation, here are places, all in close proximity of Kolkata, and super affordable, that you absolutely cannot miss.