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The headquarters of the international Ramakrishna Order.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Belur Rd | Howrah, Belur 711202, India
+91 33 2654 1144
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A museum details the history of the mission and photography isn't allowed. They don't allow footwear in the premise and have provision to deposit the footwear in a bag after the entrance gate.

Thank SunitaSM
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I used to visit this place when I was in kolkata frequently. After 12 years today I went there and to my surprise this place remains same. Ramakrishna mission management has been tirelessly bettering it's services to humankind and also to this place. From here...More

Thank abhik_fe
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is well maintained and clean than most places in Kolkata. You get a sense of peace and bliss when you visit the temples. Strongly recommend tourists to visit this place.

Thank rohanpillai1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If u know not about Swami Vivekananda...do first read up a book by Shankar The Monk as a Man (the unknown life of Swami Vivekananda)do read it before visiting Belur to understand the essence of Belur!It will touch your heart..bring tears to ur eyes and...More

Thank priyamist
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One the best temple to visit. Love to go in the morning time and sit near the ganges bank . One will find peace

Thank seshnath u
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

This is headquarter of Ramkrishna paramhansa mission which was founded by swami Vivekananda.They don’t follow any religion or cast ,creed or God. They work on the principle of humanity.the devoties works for mankind,like working in Hospital ,education etc. The area is huge with garden,good building...More

Thank 117mrunalinis
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

One of the peaceful place to visit .....Full of peace, fresh air, beautiful surroundings, greenery everywhere....The place beautifully makes you feel peaceful as well as relaxed. I always wonder whenever visit here that how much a pure soul makes an impact towards generations of generation.......More

2  Thank arkajyoti143
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

The first step to travel starts from the hometown itself. My hometown is also a home to the worldly known “Symphony in Architecture”, Belur Math. Situated at an equal distance from both the Belur Math and Dakshineswar Temple, my house is an easy access. Both...More

1  Thank Jayashree S
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Belur Math is the perfect mixture of peace & discipline. This place is very organised in all respect. People from different religious come together in that place. People can avail to boat ride on river Gange & can go to Dakshineswar from here or vice...More

Thank ArupS75
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We had 2hrs time in hand after we finished our job at Kolkata. Hence my colleague is out of the town i recommend him to visit Belur Math. Its indeed a great place to visit. The architecture of the Mandir awesome which is just adjacent...More

1  Thank Arnab C
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March 21, 2017|
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Response from Chattesu | Reviewed this property |
you can walk down to the bus stop and avail AC 50 bus service or any regular bus service (non AC). One bus which is frequent is GARIA STATION - BELUR MATH (NOT believe MATH)
July 13, 2015|
Response from JDV580 | Reviewed this property |
Srr,if you have money,you can avail a car with your friend to have a long journey from New Market to Belur Math and on the way you may hault here and there to take tea snacks,or juices or anything else.I prefer to go to... More
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April 25, 2015|
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Response from 724Pratap | Reviewed this property |
by bus from Esplanade it will take 1.5hrs and by taxi 1hr. approx. if traffic jam in shyambazar area otherwise by taxi it will take hardly 40minutes.