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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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Jagganath Ghat | 1, Strand Road, Kolkata 700001, India
+91 33 2220 5370
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Without visiting Howrah Bridge Kolkata's trip would be incomplete. Well beautifully lit in purple light, it gives a mesmerizing view of Hoogly River in backdrop. One should try the ferry service from Howrah Rly Station jetty to any place, and enjoy the travel below this...More

Thank Abhishekcdot
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recently on my trip to Kolkata, on the way to my hotel, I travelled over this bridge , wow..!!! Grand steel angles crisscrossing over each span, providing excellent view and morever beneath hugelley river adds extra beauty to it.. overall it's a must visit place...More

Thank Ara V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Howrah bridge is situated in above the Ganga river called babughat but there is one disadvantages in the bridge traffic jam continue one special thing to note that it is made of pure steel

Thank bollywood movie H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Widely named as Rabindra Setu. Very crowded place. Near to railway station. You can take a walk in to enjoy the bridge view. Mesmerising view in the morning time. Cool wind.

Thank Adwait D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The bridge was a marvel when made more than a century ago. It used to open to let ships pass, but no more. Great sense oh history and suspension bridge.

Thank aruneela
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A family bondage with this Unique Howrah Bridge handcrafted by Thousands of trained Artists one of them was my Grandpa. Every time I cross this man made Beauty I feel my Grandpa is showing each and every curvature precisely. Needless to say that this is...More

Thank Rajendra G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The howrah bridge takes you back in time... a must visit for people who enjoy the old world charm ...

Thank NidhiChawla
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went during sunset and had a row boat ride on the Brahmaputra; we were able to see both the old and the new bridges. The lighting was good and there are many eateries along the prinsep ghat

Thank Archana B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A Magnificent cantilever bridge across the Mighty Howrah River.It offers great view of the river .Riding on the Bridge is a pleasant experience .

Thank Snow_Leopards_India
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just a normal bridge although the oldest one. Good for evening walk. Cool breeze always there to welcome you in evening. Very busy bridge. Lots of traffic. Few snacks shops also located at the start of bridge. Big flower market below bridge. Howrah Railway station...More

Thank ShishirGujrati
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Diane G
What ferry should I take to see the bridge?
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.
How much time shall I budget for visiting bridge
15 December 2016|
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Response from Vikram1971 | Reviewed this property |
Take a launch ride starting from Fairlie (ghat) up to Bag Bazar (ghat) with stopover in between should be worth the total time. for a two way trip should be max 45 minutes. One can get a nice glimpse of the bridge from... More
Ajit B
how long it will take from domestic airport to bridge
9 September 2016|
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Response from Sankha G | Reviewed this property |
Reach time is depend on traffic.From airport to Howrah bride is approx 26 km,My suggestion book a ola or uber cab & tell the driver go from shortcut root.They will do it because of rating.