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Address: Jagganath Ghat, Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Phone Number: 91 033 2220 5370
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A very magnificent beauty to look for!

A very magnificent beauty to look for! The lights put up on the bridge specially during Durga Puja or Diwali make it look even more beautiful. The beauty of the Ganges is another... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 6, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 NEW

A very magnificent beauty to look for! The lights put up on the bridge specially during Durga Puja or Diwali make it look even more beautiful. The beauty of the Ganges is another pleasure to watch.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

I wouldn't talk much about the beauty of Ganges because that's something we all know. Rather I would like to tell u... If ur sad, upset and hence want to elevate ur mood... The ghat of the Ganges is the place to be. You can just stroll around,or sit to soak in d ambience... N don't miss d sunset from... More 

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Bhubaneswar, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

You can't avoid Howrah Bridge if you reach Kolkata by rail. Lovely place to stroll and catch the fresh breeze, specially if you have reached Howrah station well ahead of time (which you should, given the traffic unpredictability.)

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Bhubaneswar, India
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Also known as the Rabindra setu,after the first nobel laureate of India,'Sri Rabindranath Tagore,it is one of the longest cantilever bridges of the world.It connects two cities namely Howrah & Kolkata.The kaleidoscopic lights around it in the night,give a spectacular treat to the eyes.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

If you want to enjoy the majesty of the Howrah Bridge make sure you don't visit the bridge on busy office hours. It will make your life miserable. However the early mornings and the late nights will surely give you a feeling of completeness.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

One of the famous bridges in the world, Howrah Bridge links Howrah with Kolkata. You can have a clear aerial view of the River Ganges ( Ganga) flowing through on either side, the vessels plying to & from various ghats on the banks of the Ganges, from this bridge. Every evening it is illuminated with colourful lights. As expected, heavy... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

1943 , Hanging Howrah bridge is a engineeing masterpiece. You can vist same & have a wonderfull view from ferry service. Most of the time it is over crowded. Try to visit in early moring to avoid pollution .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

One of the oldest and historical bridges of the world. This bridge signifies The City of Joy (Kolkata or Calcutta). This bridge was buillt by the British more than a hundred years ago. Very crowded and full of traffic. Dirty. But one would get stunned at the construction of this bridge (mostly iron) way back when architectural technologies were not... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW via mobile

Dream come true. It was my dream from my childhood to see the Howrah Bridge. It is a great structure and a symbol of Kolkata. It was great experience to be on the Howrah Bridge.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

This bridge symbolises Kolkata in many ways. When one utters the name Kolkata, one has the image of this bridge. Located in the heart of the city, this bridge is hard to miss. This connects Kolkata to Howrah across the river. The traffic is very heavy on the bridge. Best way to enjoy its beauty is to have a walk.... More 

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Address: Jagganath Ghat, Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Phone Number: 91 033 2220 5370
Location: Asia  >  India  >  West Bengal  >  Kolkata (Calcutta)

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