Top Commercial Places in Howrah

New Market, Dakshinapan Shopping Centre, College Street, Bara Bazaar, Sudder Street, Chowringhee Road, Quest Mall, Flower Market.

Business Directory of Howrah, West Bengal

Nearby Cities

Must Visit Places

  • Photo by: WikipediaRiver Cruise in Gadiara
    River Cruise in Gadiara

    Entry Fee :Free
    Opening Hours :Sunrise to sunset

  • Photo by: WikipediaGarchumuk

    Entry Fee :Free
    Opening Hours :24 hours

  • Photo by: WikipediaDeulti

    Entry Fee :Free
    Opening Hours :24 hours

  • Photo by: WikipediaThe Indian Botanical Garden
    The Indian Botanical Garden

    Entry Fee :Rs. 10 per person
    Opening Hours :10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

  • Photo by: WikipediaVidyasagar Setu
    Vidyasagar Setu

    Entry Fee :Free
    Opening Hours :24 hours

  • Photo by: WikipediaSantragachi Jheel
    Santragachi Jheel

    Entry Fee :Free
    Opening Hours :24 hours

How to Reach

By Air - Kolkata Airport can be used to reach Howrah by air. There are regular flights from all important national and international cities helping you reach here easily.

By Train - Howrah has India’s largest railway station and thus, has a robust rail network aiding tourists in reaching the city easily by train.

By Road -Choose from A/C, Non A/C buses from private or public bus services to cities like Kolkata, Durgapur, Kharagpur, Jamshedpur.

Best Time To Visit

November - February are the best months to visit Howrah. The temperature ranges between 14-30 degree celsius, making this time period absolutely perfect for sightseeing and outdoor activities.

Events and Culture

Famous Delicacies

Howrah’s lively culture is personified through a host of lip-smacking dishes. Puchkas, Kathi Rolls, Luchi and Alu Dom, Ghugni, Chinese food, Mughlai Parathas are some must-tries when it comes to food in Howrah.


Howrah has a number of festivals throughout the year. Some of these are Durga Puja, Bengali New Year, Kali Puja, Saraswati Puja, Rath Yatra, Holi, Diwali, Jagadhatri Puja, Eid, Muharram, Christmas.