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Howrah Bridge

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Jagganath Ghat | 1, Strand Road, Kolkata 700001, India
+91 33 2220 5370
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  • Excellent54%
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  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Jagganath Ghat | 1, Strand Road, Kolkata 700001, India
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+91 33 2220 5370
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Reviewed today

We climbed up here to see the Ganges in all its glory and the Flower Market, which was an amazing experience. This bridge is old and held together by rivers, apparently, but felt solid and steady. Great photos taken from the top, as well as...More

Thank Cmjaca
Reviewed 2 days ago

YT was amazing to work with. He was very knowledgeable about all of the areas in India we were interested in visiting. My wife and I work in an extremely fast paced medical practice and YT was always patient and accessible through both email and...More

Thank sunaxismax
Reviewed 3 days ago

One of the oldest bridge, worth visiting and admiring for every visitor, excellent view, pretty long bridge, and interestingly it can fold also for the ships to pass by.

Thank prabhavmusaddi89
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great and nice architecture piece of Engineering. The bridge is very good and very long. Various vehicles are passing on this bridge that’s why there maybe traffic. Must see if you are in Kolkata

Thank sengar_arun
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We hired a taxi and went from one corner of the bridge to another. It was hell busy. Visit is a must to see the engineering talent involved in the designing of the bridge andso it's a major attraction of Kolkata.

Thank scoopsnsteps
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Important land mark of Kolkata You can get a full view on ferry ride From Howrah station Jetty just walkable distance from station Take a ferry to Fairlie Place ghat (Eastern Railway BB Bagh ) For just Rs 5.....

Thank DharmapuriAnand
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I wouldn’t put this in my top ten things you have to see in Kolkata, but if you take a river cruise (highly recommended) past all the ghats, you quickly find yourself passing under this bridge.

Thank David R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Crossed this bridge on foot during our Calcutta Walks , walk of the Flower Market, Howrah bridge & Kumartuli potter's market. The view down into the Flower market, was a riot of colour, then the experience of walking across with all the other pedestrians, and...More

Thank lindylou601
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love the history of Kolkatta and nothing better than visiting the howrah bridge via a boat at sunset or sunrise.

Thank Jamest1986
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were moving from Dakshineswar Kali Maara temple to Millennium park and chose to take the stamer as transportation. And there comes to sight after 20 mins the mighty Howrah bridge. Strong of steel looks really mighty when you are beneath it !

Thank SACHINPARMAAR
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Sujit P
10 October 2017|
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Response from Kaushik_Dwari | Reviewed this property |
There is no facilities of boat riding but you can avail steamer launch ,Hardly Rs. 10 Per person for 1 way trip.
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Bibek R
10 July 2017|
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Response from jaybulani | Reviewed this property |
howrah Bridge from howrah railway station is at walking distance.
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Diane G
12 January 2017|
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Response from Arghya_Ghosh | Reviewed this property |
To see Howrah bridge from ferry, one has to take Bagbazar bound ferry surely at evening 6:30-7:30 approx.
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