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With a capacity of 24 - 53 and equipped with a television and FM radio, the AC and Non AC tram runs four 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...more
Trips & Tours | Shop No. 8, Mezz Floor, Esplanade Metro Rail Station, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700069, India
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Tram tram was so super excited to sit in it like a kid Always heard about it and saw it in documentaries and old Hindi movies felt like on top of the world to take a ride even forced by boys to take a ride...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank anjpraary
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Life is unquie gift of God and I enjoyed every thing in different ways so I visit Kolkata to see the tram and see the old local train which people can use to move the short distance and my experience regarding to that it's great...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Shubhamgroup
Reviewed January 7, 2019

The tram services at Kolkata reminds you of Vintage Calcutta. The trams which now ply only in select routes is still the only service in the country. One can visit various tourism places at Kolkata by using the tram.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Gp Capt R K D
Reviewed January 7, 2019

an out of this world charm n the most eco friendly mode of transport in kolkata.you should try it n u will love it.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank AYUB J
Reviewed December 30, 2018

Traveling by trams was one of the most popular modes of transport in Kolkata. Now only a skeleton service is left and you rekindle old memories. Governor Amolak Rattan Kohli

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

Located in the busiest area of Kolkata, it’s indeed a sight, iconic and cherished treasure of Kolkata. Adds lot of character to the city. My kid thoroughly enjoyed the short ride and it’s very cheap as welll.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank MohitHanda10
Reviewed December 27, 2018

You can not find a cheaper mode of conveyance than the tram. You can see people overtaking it as well.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank adityainc
Reviewed December 26, 2018

Kolkata Tramways is the oldest in India. In many cities, tram services has been withdrawn, but Kolkata still has the tram service. Though not fast, but it is environment friendly. One can have the good views of Kolkata Maidan while travelling by tram originating from...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank SSMP_10
Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

It is one of the heritage attraction in kolkata, currently only 5% operational of the total system.one should take atleast one ride if you travel kolkata.in india the tram is only operational in kolkata. Govt. Should try to take lesson from foreign country, where tram...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank BhaskarBanerjee007
Reviewed December 12, 2018

ELECTRIC TRAM system -in the city -is UNIQUE EXPERIENCE NOT TO BE MISSED if any 1 visits KOLKATA. THERE ARE 2 coaches 1st class( front -with FANS) AND 2ND CLASS (BACK-WITHOUT FAN). pilot cabin is in front coach. Spacious WOODEN SEATS. (1 of its kind...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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February 2, 2019|
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Response from Padmini S | Reviewed this property |
Very much operational. However if you are planning to be touristy you can take a heritage tram ride from Esplanade to Khidderpore n back.They have 2 afternoon luncheon slots and 2 dinner slots.Newly introduced and I ll be... More
December 28, 2018|
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Response from UnmeshN2 | Reviewed this property |
You may get it from Esplanade, it is the closest.
July 31, 2018|
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Response from hoosainnarker | Reviewed this property |
No need to book, pay on the tram