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Prinsep Ghat

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Strand Rd, Kolkata, India
+91 96160 70706
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One more must-visit place of Kolkata. This monument offers scenic beauty of the river Ganges. The... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Kolkata, India
Cheap place with a great view

The view of the suspended bridge with water base presents a beautiful picture esp at the evenings... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
New Delhi, India
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  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“railway station” (20 reviews)
Strand Rd, Kolkata, India
+91 96160 70706
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Reviewed 2 days ago

One more must-visit place of Kolkata. This monument offers scenic beauty of the river Ganges. The bank has been decorated for tourists and looks wonderful in the evenings. Boat ride is also available.

Thank iamArnabPal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The view of the suspended bridge with water base presents a beautiful picture esp at the evenings. The food stalls nearby serve some great snacks and tea. One may also think of taking a quite stroll at the bank or just sit by it at...More

Thank scoopsnsteps
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Prinsep Ghat is one of the great place in Kolkata.There has park.Fully Enjoy your friend or couple also.So you can go your Friend Or couple.

Thank Abhijit C
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a place which has a lot to offer to every age. Here you will see boys playing football and some other people doing a photo shoot. A short walk will bring you to a small local train station. You can enjoy traditional clay...More

Thank Ricki R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quintessentially bengali - children playing in the grounds, couples chatting on the benches, photographers happily clicking away, elderly people strolling, families enjoying a ice-cream or a chat, a cool breeze, a view of the Howard bridge, and a tranquil boat ride. Expect all these and...More

Thank pierishi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a path to this place that went through a local train station (with a local train waiting there) and we had to cross the platform and train tracks to reach here. By mistake, but nice. On one side of the train tracks is...More

Thank Ankur P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is a best place for couple. It is a river side. You may go by train or bus. Cab also avilable. No entry free.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The princep ghat is awesome place,You can see the bridge on one side.Do visit here when you are in Kolkata

Thank S.K. K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very beautiful ghat. The ghat is very beautiful and looks awesome in the evening. It's very peaceful place.

Thank Rakesh s
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

If you are planning for a nice weekend near the river bank in Kolkata, Prinsep ghat is your best option. Nice place to sit and watch the sunset and after sunset one can go for a boat ride for 30/60 minutes. The boat ride is...More

Thank shankha72113
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2 October 2017|
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Response from IMSusmita | Reviewed this property |
It's very near to Howrah station. You can take a cab or can hire Uber, Ola. That would be more comfortable.
imran a
17 September 2017|
Response from Arunangshu M | Reviewed this property |
There is no fixed rate-card there hence you need to bargain. However approx price for 30/40 minutes for one boat is Rs 300
Vidhi L
24 May 2017|
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Response from RaviMJKP | Reviewed this property |
Hi I have always visited Princep Ghat in the evening after finishing my day's work. It's so beautiful and serene and puts the mind and heart at ease.