Eco Park, Kolkata

Eco Park | One of the best places to visit in Kolkata

LocationMajor Arterial Road, AA II, Newtown, Kolkata, Kolkata (Map)
Entry Fee & TimingsEco Park is open from 12:00 pm to 08:30 pm (Monday close). Entry fee Rs 30.
Place TypePark & Garden, Nature Sites and Parks
Place visit withFamily, Kids, Friends, Solo, Parants, Siblings, Youngsters
Best time to visitMay, June, July, August

About Eco Park

Eco Park is the largest ever park in India. The park was inaugurated by Mamata Banerjee on 29 December 2012. The park is divided into three major sections of urban recreational spaces—ecological areas, theme parks, and open spaces for recreation. Tourists of all ages can indulge in various activities in the park such as cycling, boating in the lakes.

There are conference halls and cottages that can be rented for both business and personal needs. The place is often filled with picnickers who wish to spend some quality time with their family and friends.

Architecture of Eco Park

The park is spread across an area of 194 hectares (480 acres) and includes a 42-hectare (100 acres) water body with an island.

Interesting facts about Eco Park

  1. The surrounding area has some green space with some play equipment for the kids.
  2. The park has five gates to Biswa Bangla Sarani that lead to several themed areas, activities and parking.
  3. You can visit the 7 wonders of the world inside the park.
  4. You can rent a bicycle or there is also a toy train to travel inside and they take you through the entire park.
  5. Eco Park is definitely a great place to spend the day with family.

How to reach Eco Park

By Bus:- Jatragachi Bus Stand is near to Eco Park which is 4.9 km away.

By Rail:- The nearest railway station to Eco Park is Patipukur Railway Station which is 11.2 km away, from here one can easily take a rickshaw and go to the park easily.

By Air:- Kolkata International Airport is located at a distance of 10 km from Eco Park, from here cabs or taxis can be booked to reach the park.

Nearby famous places

  • Eco Urban Village 13 minutes away
  • City Centre, New Town 1.7 km away
  • Mother's Wax Museum 2 km away
  • Jorasanko Thakur Bari 8.8 km away
  • Walks of Kolkata 5 km away
  • Nicco Parks & Resorts Limited 6.8 km away
  • Jain Swetamber Dadajika Temple 9.4 km away
  • Artsacre Museum of Bengal Modern Art 1.9 km away
  • Salt Lake Stadium 7.9 km away
  • Rabindra Tirtha 2.9 km away
  • City Centre Mall 6.7 km away

Eco Park FAQs:

𝒜. It is located at Major Arterial Road, AA II, Newtown, Kolkata, Kolkata.

𝒜. Entry fee and timings information of the Eco Park: Eco Park is open from 12:00 pm to 08:30 pm (Monday close). Entry fee Rs 30..

𝒜. You should visit Eco Park during May, June, July, August months for best experience.

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