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Calcutta Photo Tours

265 Bepin Behari Ganguly Street, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700012, India
+919831163482
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Owner description: Heritage, Cultural, Special Interest, Photography Tours.Explore Calcutta (Kolkata) like a local. Get under the skin of this awe-inspiring city. Learn... more » Owner description: Heritage, Cultural, Special Interest, Photography Tours.Explore Calcutta (Kolkata) like a local. Get under the skin of this awe-inspiring city. Learn and appreciate the heritage, culture & history even if you are not crazy about photography. And if photography makes you smile, THIS is the one to do! Calcutta's BEST special interest tour operator. Experience us to experience what all these wonderful people felt! « less
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English first
Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 NEW

If you like photography Manjit will take you to where you just dream being! If you do not like photography you will end being an unconditional fan.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Being a Calcuttan, one does tend to look upon such tours with a certain disdain. After all who can tell us more about our own city than us? I had gone into this tour with a similar feeling, especially as we would be traversing through areas known to me. However, on embarking on the tour I found familiar places sporting... More

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We found the tours a truly unique way to experience this historic and cultural city. Manjit led us through 2 tours and provided interesting stories and insights with passion and enthusiasm. It was like being shown around by a friend and we're still in touch with Manjit months later! As part of the tours we did a heritage walk and... More

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Hyderabad, India
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Were you ever amazed by a food court ? So many cultures and cuisines right next to each other ? Well this tour is sort of like that - just 10,000 times better. The sights and sound change every 15 minutes, drastically. From Chinese temples, to a UP Bihar settlement, from a Ango-Indians well sorted community to the hulchul of... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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54 reviews 54 reviews
7 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

I did the Culture Kaleidoscope tour with Manjit and I really can't recommend the experience highly enough. Manjit is a consumate story teller and unfolded the history of Calcutta in front of me. I felt I had been given a real insight into the lives of the people of Calcutta and was privileged to walk his streets with him. I... More

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Sydney, Australia
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I had only a short 7 days in Kolkata for work, and did 2 tours with Manjit that week. Firstly, he's just such a lovely guy and great storyteller. I am not a photographer, but I think my curiosity and desire to "truly see" real life qualified me for his tour. I did the Mesmerising Markets and the Kaleidoscope tours,... More

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San Francisco, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Manjit's knowledge of the local area is what makes this tour stand out. He grew up in Calcutta and knows the city inside and out. If you want to experience Calcutta beyond the main tourist attractions and see day to day life in the city and different neighborhoods this is the tour you should take.

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Petaling Jaya, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

What else can i say..this mini tour by Manjit was an eye opener esp for a first timer like me! I enjoyed every bit of it.highly recommended!Manjit is the mannn

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

First of all I want to thank Manjit for being such an exciting person with great knowledge about the city of Joy, Kolkata. My purpose of this tour was photography about the city and that exactly what I got form it. I am eagerly looking for the next tour with Manjit. Thanks, Suvo

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

This is a must when visiting Calcutta! Manjit is super friendly and knows a lot about the history of Calcutta as well as photography techniques, which he is more than happy to share with those of us not in the know. He is patient and gives plenty of time for you to explore at your own pace, all the while... More

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