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Nostalgic

I cant think of any other city in the country where a tram runs besides car in crowded streets. It... read more

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simplyshoeb
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Its Kolkata's old charm and a ride in trams is a must to feel this iconic ride you ca get a ride... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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With a capacity of 24 - 53 and equipped with a television and FM radio, the AC and Non AC tram runs four rides daily to the north and south of the city. Each ticket costs includes snacks. A lot is often heard about Kolkata's dwindling traffic system...more
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Trips & Tours | Shop No. 8, Mezz Floor, Esplanade Metro Rail Station, Kolkata 700069, India
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Reviewed 2 days ago

One of the finest thing in the world is Kolkata Trams, people must have a experience of this amazing journey.

Thank Arijit B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I cant think of any other city in the country where a tram runs besides car in crowded streets. It is definitely worth a ride if u visit kolkata. The most irritable part about sitting in the tram is that auto rickshaws blissfully run on...More

Thank simplyshoeb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kolkata tram is a very ancient travel in Kolkata. In India it is only available in Kolkata. it is a beauty of Kolkata. it is very slow moving but good rides as an experience. many time it cause traffic jam in city. It's fare is...More

Thank MohamedNayab
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The tramways in Kolkata is the only one one operating in the country and the oldest in Asia. Services started in 1902 between Esplanade and Khidderpore and I was so proud to ride this bit of history once again with my friends.

Thank Padmini15
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tram journey was always an enjoyable one in our itinerary. But their space limited recently. So what a tram travel should not be missed in a kolkata tour...

Thank MANI367
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Its Kolkata's old charm and a ride in trams is a must to feel this iconic ride you ca get a ride from esplanade to sealdah

Thank MelissaD4217
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was in Kolkata and took an early morning ride from Garihat to the maidan. It was lovely to see the kids and office goers heading out for the day. We went through free school street. I hopped of and had some samosa and a tea....More

Thank toko_1965
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This can happen only in Kolkata. Trams which are no better than tourist attraction is still used by city dwellers every day ! Take a ride near the maidan for a feel of the city that it was. most the trams in other parts of...More

Thank raj k
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Trams was once a lifeline but very less people are using or were there on that day when we travelled. You must ride at least once, its a kind of fun ride. We took the tram. It was very slow due to traffic. We took...More

Thank DhDhingra
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Had heard so much about the trams that just had to ride one. They are in a hopelessly dilapidated state but yet the ride is fun Ride about 3-4 stations and then ride back to pint of origin as we did and you surely will...More

Thank neeleshkulkarni
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Response from ShekharGangopadhaya | Reviewed this property |
Board any tram, pay the Conductor. Fare starts at Rs.5. However, services on many tram routes have been stopped in Kolkata. Besides, trams are quite old & not so good looking. If you want to experience a nice ride, you can... More
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Dhruba B
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Response from MAYANKBIGDELHIFOODIE | Reviewed this property |
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Response from LeenaB40 | Reviewed this property |
I am sharing what a friend of mine told to me. With a capacity of 24 and equipped with a television and FM radio, the AC tram runs four rides daily to the north and south of the city. The early morning ride starts at 7 am... More
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