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Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Indian Botanic Garden

Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Road | Suit 201 & 202, 33,B.G Road , Howrah-711103 , West Bengal, Howrah 711103, India
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Disappointment with botanic gardens Kolkata

I was looking forward to exploring this large garden which I had heard contained a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hilary311250
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Uckfield, United Kingdom
Hidden oasis

100 rupees entry per person for foreigners and 10 rupees for nationals. An additional 20 rupees for... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Elyse C
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Perth, Australia
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Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Road | Suit 201 & 202, 33,B.G Road , Howrah-711103 , West Bengal, Howrah 711103, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was looking forward to exploring this large garden which I had heard contained a wonderful collection of trees. It is not the easiest place to get to as it lies on the western bank of the Hooghly River; the 55 bus runs from Esplanade...More

Thank Hilary311250
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

100 rupees entry per person for foreigners and 10 rupees for nationals. An additional 20 rupees for photography privileges. This park was a great way to escape the city for a few hours. It contained a small lake, the worlds largest Banyan tree, boarders the...More

Thank Elyse C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must visit park for nature's lovers. Spread over more than 270 acres of land on the banks of Ganges, there are many rare species of full grown up trees. Children will love to visit this park. They can learn so many things...More

Thank rkjalan55
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love the great tree . Be there. Asia's largest tree. Best place for traveling and it's a pollution free zone. Don't use plastics and other non degredeble things

Thank Ayan K
Reviewed August 7, 2017

Whatever name it might have today, i prefer to call it the Botanical gardens. Located in Shibpur, Howrah this place spreads over a 100 acres and has over 10000 species of plants,some of them being very rare. However, the main attraction is the Great Banyan...More

Thank Jharna S
Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

Went on a Wednesday morning with 3 kids and my father to visit the garden. The place opens at 8:00 AM. The ticket is not expensive. The place is around 3 KM after crossing second Hoogly Bridge. The Great Banyan Tree was impressive. It is...More

1  Thank nisasu
Reviewed April 14, 2017

The collection of plants in the garden is just marvelous. It is very very informative and one can get to see huge variety of flora. Needs a little maintenance.

1  Thank 720kalpana
Reviewed February 28, 2017

The botanical garden stretches over several acres of land and houses one of the biggest and oldest Banyan trees. However, it can be maintained better and made more informative. It is perfect for a picnic outing as it is located on the banks of river...More

1  Thank RachanaR18
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

Good place to visit to get some fresh air that is rare in the city. Plus the botanical tree that holds a Guinness world record. The place is famous for morning walkers and good for picnics.

Thank Akash P
Reviewed February 20, 2017

Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Indian Botanic Garden is a nice place for nature lovers.Most famous attraction is the 250 years old GREAT BANYAN TREE.You will also get various types of birds, trees, flowers, butterflies. In garden you will forget outside noisiness.So don't forget to visit...More

3  Thank rajveer0072016
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bacchurahaman000
September 14, 2017|
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Response from nisasu | Reviewed this property |
Its open
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bacchurahaman000
September 11, 2017|
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Its open all the days of the week.
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Champakali B
September 4, 2017|
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Response from rkjalan55 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. It is open daily from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM except on Monday. Don't forget to carry an umbrella when go to visit there.
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