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Heritage Tram Tours & Kolkata City Tours

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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About Heritage Tram Tours & Kolkata City Tours
With a capacity of 24 or 53 and equipped with WiFi, the AC or Non AC tram runs multiple rides daily to the north and south of the city. Each ticket costs includes snacks. A lot is often heard about Kolkata's dwindling traffic system and how its age-old trams, means of transport that are still existing only in this part of India, are adding to the commuters' woes. There have even been talks of doing away with old tram cars for good and redesign the city's traffic network. However, trams are still plying in Kolkata and measures are being taken to resuscitate the 133-year-old Calcutta Tramways Company. Take a ride in one of these AC or Non AC trams early morning this week and get a taste of old Kolkata's magical heritage. Call or email Trips & Tours to book your seats. You can book the whole tram if you wish.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The guide was excellent and informative. He re-lived the history of Kolkata. Truly a heritage of Kolkata.

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank kolkatayogaclub
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Buried in the middle of the bus/tram terminal is a tram museum - it is small and not always open - but it is worth finding - if you come via the metro to Esplanade take the exit to tram terminal and then follow the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Famrave
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Environment friendly tram running in Kolkata only. Pleasant journey which attract tourists. Kolkata is only city in India with Tram.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Sobhan K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I always wanted to enjoy a tram ride. so when i visited kolkata i tried the tram ride its fun and an unique experience

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ankita_Dalvi
Reviewed April 16, 2019

When I am in Kolkata I preferred to ride Tram every time because It is make me nostalgic as a resident of Kolkata I used it from my childhood to my younger age.It is also a pollution free ride but best ride of this tram...More

Date of experience: March 2019
2  Thank debabrata707
Reviewed April 10, 2019

Kolkata is one of the few cities or the only city in India where you can see trams. Tram is visible only in Kolkata and the cheapest mode of transport for people. It is sometimes slower than walking on the road. Tourists will love to...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 7, 2019

Tram is visible only in Kolkatta and the cheapest mode of transport for people. Tourists will love to take a ride on this colonial transport.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Pradeep A
Reviewed April 6, 2019 via mobile

You can feel the history when you are on the tram.The sound it makes reminds of the British era and you seem you are in the past for the moment.feel it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mahabir
Reviewed March 31, 2019

Kolkata is one of the few cities or the only city in India where you can see trams. It is sometimes slower than walking on the road. It is fun though.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jacky_Bhagat
Reviewed March 30, 2019 via mobile

Trum has become vintage mode of transport in kolkata.if someone wants to experience serene beauty of kolkata, tram ride around kolkata maidan must be the solution.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank shovanosneha
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Tellapavuram
March 26, 2019|
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Response from saurabhk982 | Reviewed this property |
No. You can book ola, uber etc.
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February 2, 2019|
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Yes, It is operational
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December 28, 2018|
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Response from UnmeshN2 | Reviewed this property |
You may get it from Esplanade, it is the closest.
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