Gariahat is one of the most elite areas of Kolkata. Popular retail market area of Kolkata, Gariahat is a part of Ballygunge which is crowned as a shopping capital of South Kolkata. It has a big retail market famous for sarees not only Bengali but from all across India. It is also a hub for window shopping as the area has an influx of electronic products, good restaurants, jewellery shops and other goods. Being a junction, Gariahat connects Ballygunge with Prince Anwar Shah Road and Raja SC Mullick Road. Bordered by areas like Park Circus, Jadavpur, Bhowanipore, Dhakuria etc, it is a home of many famous personalities of Kolkata. Flanked by major roads like Hazra, Southern Ave, Circus Ave, Sarat Bose, Old Ballygunge and Ballygunge Circular Roads, this place enjoys a strong connectivity with other prime regions. The nearest stations from this place are Ballygunge, Park Circus and Dhakuria Railway Stations. Apart from this, Howrah Junction is a major station close to this place. Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport is also at a driving distance from this place. Ice Skating Rink, Birla Science & Technological Museum are few other major attractions of this place. The shimmering Rabindra Sarovar Lake nearby, surrounded by shrubs, trees and flowers offers picturesque view and is a renowned recreational area of Kolkata.