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8 Interesting Facts About Kolkata Even Bengalis Might Not Know

HolidayIQ.com Logo By holidayIQ of HolidayIQ.com | Slide 1 of 12: The Great Banyan Tree in the Botanical Gargen in Kolkata is the largest tree in the world in terms of area covered. HolidayIQ traveller Saurabh says, "We see the Great Banyan Tree, largest in the world, (Used to read in books, where the Great Banyan Tree, the biggest in the world is, you can't even know which was the original trunk when you sit under it. ) and we did enjoy that part. We also enjoyed the beautifully shaded walks around the park. However, some areas were poorly maintained, full of trash and choking weeds or the terrible signage and lack of maps." - 20 Ratings, 10 Reviews, 761 Sightseeings, 5 Photos

The Great Banyan Tree Is Over 250 Years Old

The Great Banyan Tree in the Botanical Gargen in Kolkata is the largest tree in the world in terms of area covered. HolidayIQ traveller Saurabh says, "We see the Great Banyan Tree, largest in the world, (Used to read in books, where the Great Banyan Tree, the biggest in the world is, you can't even know which was the original trunk when you sit under it. ) and we did enjoy that part. We also enjoyed the beautifully shaded walks around the park. However, some areas were poorly maintained, full of trash and choking weeds or the terrible signage and lack of maps." - 20 Ratings, 10 Reviews, 761 Sightseeings, 5 Photos
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