Sealdah is most famous for its railway station, which is one of the busiest junctions in Kolkata. The station draws crowds of tourists and commuters from all over the city, making Sealdah a lively, ever bustling locality. The area is well connected to the city with an extensive network of trams and bus services. In addition, the area boasts an underground metro station that adjoins with the railway station on the eastern side. The Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport is 13.7 kms away and the Howrah Junction is about 5 kms away from Sealdah. There are a number of 2-star, 3-star, business, and budget hotels in the locality for travellers who wish to stay proximity to the station. If you are on the lookout for cost-effective accommodation that provides efficient service and comfort, you can opt for a Treebo Hotel in Sealdah. To experience Kolkata, you can visit the local Koley market, under the Sealdah flyover. It’s filled with tiny stalls dealing with wholesale fresh vegetables, fruit, dairy and poultry produce, fish, and meat at surprisingly low prices. Look around a bit more and you’ll find stalls selling clothing, electronic goods, jewellery, and other novelties. You can also shop from the New Market in Dharmatala, Raja Market, Sisir Market, and Baithakkhana Bazaar. For a bit sightseeing, you can visit popular tourist sites including the Church of Our Lady of Dolours, the iconic Victoria Memorial, Writer’s Building, St. Paul’s Cathedral, South Park Cemetery, Science City, Dakshineshwar Kali Temple, and the Howrah Bridge. For a quick bite to eat you can always visit the Station Cafe, Turmeric, Rishika, Aahar Restaurant and the Royal Kitchen. Head to malls like the Forum Courtyard, Quest Mall, or Downtown Mall to shop from the best brands in the country.
Are there any shopping malls situated close to Sealdah Railway Station?
Asked by Amrita, 14-02-2018
Quest Mall, Mani Square Mall, and Forum Courtyard are situated in a 3-4 km radius of Sealdah. Shop to your heart's content!
Response by Treebo Kolkata Team, 14-02-2018