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Alleyway Food Tour provided by Calcutta Capsule

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
Updated 02/18/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Alleyway Food Tour
All Food stalls have been strictly advised and are closely monitored to maintain safe , hygienic , anti-covid practices while cooking and serving food. Our host and all Food stall servers wear face masks. Complimentary Sanitizers provided to all guests.
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Updated 02/18/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
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Departure Point
Calcutta Capsule:Walking tours of Kolkata/walks of kolkata & Food Walks, 185/B, Raja Dinendra St, Fariapukur, Shyam Bazar, Kolkata, West Bengal 700004, India
Duration
4h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Bottled water
  • Afternoon tea
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Local guide
  • Dinner
  • Snacks
  • Coffee and/or Tea
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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zigeumac wrote a review Feb 18
Chennai44 contributions22 helpful votes
Calcutta is my favorite city in India and I return as often as I can. I was delighted to find a new (for me) attraction to discover new (for me) culinary options in my favorite part of the city, North Calcutta. Soham was amazing and tailored the tour to meet our needs. It's a
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Date of experience: February 2021
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Sarah K wrote a review Feb 14
New Delhi, India55 contributions12 helpful votes
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Any time with Soham on any tour will be a complete treasure!!!! He is an eloquent, poised, and lovely gentleman who gave a very informative BUT fun alleyway food tour of North Calcutta. We've lived in Delhi for 5 years and have taken umpteen tours. Sohum ranks at the very
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Kipnus wrote a review Apr 2020
Edmonton, Canada22 contributions8 helpful votes
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We heard about Kolkata's reputation as a "foodie city" so we knew we had to try this tour. We had been wanting to eat street food in India, but we weren't really sure what was safe (and also had trouble communicating!), so this tour was perfect! We were a bit early, so Soham
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Emm wrote a review Mar 2020
Adelaide, Australia1 contribution
I thoroughly enjoyed this tour with Soham and would absolutely recommend it to others! It's an excellent way to get to know more about West Bengali food and to see the sights around thriving Shyambazar. Soham is the perfect host and incredibly knowledgeable, sharing lots of
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Date of experience: March 2020
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gerard newcombe wrote a review Mar 2020
Sydney, Australia193 contributions41 helpful votes
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Let "soham" show you the true taste of Kolkata....explore 'safely' the culinary delights of this fabulous city...."soham" knows Kolkata ! Every alleyway every hidden gem....a great experience ...highly recommended
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Date of experience: February 2020
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You have to do this
We spent 3 weeks in India and one of the most memorable few hours we had was spent with Soham. The 5 am tram ride i
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Jannecke
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Great intro to Kolkata
This tour is definitely worth getting up early for - in particular if you are new in Kolkata. It is a great introdu
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victoriak298
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A must do in Kolkata
You cannot miss this, the best thing we did in Calcutta! Sohan is such an amazing guide. Really recommend doing thi
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507KarinS
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Unforgettable!
Dear Soham Thank you for showing me the heart of your beloved home town with your soul. I‘ll never forget the peace
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gerard n
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The 5am start for this tour is exciting in itself....watching old Calcutta come to life and exploring the city was
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rebeccawalsh86
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A must for anyone visiting Kolkata!
I am so glad I did this tour - definitely a highlight of my time in Kolkata. Soham is so passionate and knowledgabl
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Highly recommended. Best kolkata tour.
We did 5am capsule tour. Soham is an amazing tour guide. He was very knowledgeable about kolkata. Also, out group h
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This is the Tour You’ve Been Looking For
Having a well-versed resident show me around makes a huge difference to how much I enjoy a new city. As someone un
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swayambhub06
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Recommended!!
We did a slightly customised version of the Magic Hour tour, and we had also gone in having already read the rave r
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74jennw
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THE BEST TOUR THERE IS! DO NOT MISS IT
Wow! What an amazing adventure we had with Soham! It’s an early start but you get to see Kolkata at its calmest an
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Sherylmolller123
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Magic Hour Tour
Soham’s Magic Hour Tour is far and away the best tour I have ever taken anywhere! This was my first trip to India a
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Danihoek88
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Wonderful tour
It was a great tour. Soham was so friendly and really had a lot of knowledge and is a great story teller. I could l
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387suseelak
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Take this tour if you come to Kolkata. Don’t think twice.
Soham is the fantastic host of Kalkata. He has passion for his root and that’s how he tailors wonderful experiences
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ZeeP467
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Great experience!
Soham runs a great tour and I would recommend it highly. While the start is an early one there's a reason for that
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Amanda B
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Truly Magic
So worth rising early! I got to see a different Kolkata from a local’s perspective. We took all the local forms of
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