Salt Lake City, Kolkata

Salt Lake City | One of the best places to visit in Kolkata

LocationFD Block, Sector III, Bidhannagar, Kolkata, Kolkata (Map)
Entry Fee & TimingsSalt Lake City is open from sunrise to sunset all days in week. Entry fee for adult Rs 10 and child Rs 5
Place TypeEntertainment Centers, Sightseeing
Place visit withFamily, Kids, Friends, Married Couples, Solo, Unmarried Couples, Parants, Siblings, Youngsters
Nearest MetroCity Centre Metro Station (2 KM) Bengal Chemical Metro Station (1 KM) Salt Lake Stadium Metro Station (1 KM) Phoolbagan Metro Station (0 KM) Sealdah Metro Station (2 KM)

About Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City, also known as Bidhan Nagar, is one of the first planned centers of Kolkata. The city was originally developed and built under the direct administration of the Department of Irrigation and Waterways, Government of West Bengal. The city is surrounded by lakes from all sides where you can take a boat ride and enjoy the greenery.

There is a shopping plaza where one can shop as well as sports training centers and many such things. Salt Lake City has become one of the most popular places in Kolkata, where one can see hordes of visitors every day.

Interesting facts about Salt Lake City

  1. The area is divided into zones I to V, which are further sub-divided into different blocks.
  2. The area's architecture is noted for its horizontal design construction and includes posh independent homes and low to medium-rise apartment complexes.
  3. Apart from its beautiful surroundings and natural charm, this place is also known for its multi-faceted development over the years.
  4. With attractive shopping malls, Salt Lake City attracts young teenagers, college students, and its employees.
  5. Multi-cuisine restaurant and entertainment center are located nearby.
  6. Football matches are held at the Salt Lake Stadium.
  7. There are bars around Office Park in Sector V area.

How to reach Salt Lake City

By Road:- This area is well connected through sound network of roadways and railways. It is very easy to reach here by any public means.

By Bus:- Falguni Bus Stop is the nearest bus stop which is at a distance of 650 meters.

By Rail:- Howrah station is the nearest station and is best connected.

By Air:- Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport is 11.5 km away from Salt Lake City. Taxis can be booked to reach the city.

Nearby famous places

  • Jain Swetamber Dadajika Temple 31 minutes away
  • Eden Gardens 3.7 km away
  • College Street (Boi Para) 3.4 km away
  • St Thomas Evangelical Church of India 20 minutes away
  • City Centre Mall 1.6 km away
  • Jorasanko Thakur Bari 4.2 km away
  • Mother House 6.1 km away
  • Mani Square mall 1.7 km away
  • Maniktala Christian Cemetery 22 minutes away
  • Howrah Bridge 4.9 km away
  • Tour De Kolkata 5.6 km away
  • South Park Street Cemetery 6 km away

Salt Lake City FAQs:

𝒜. It is located at FD Block, Sector III, Bidhannagar, Kolkata, Kolkata.

𝒜. Entry fee and timings information of the Salt Lake City: Salt Lake City is open from sunrise to sunset all days in week. Entry fee for adult Rs 10 and child Rs 5.

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