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Address: Kolkata (Calcutta), India

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Busy Market area

It is a local market in Kolkata where you can buy almost everything. It remains very crowded almost all the days. This place is well connected to all the part of Kolkata by public... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
niya27
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Mountain View, California
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23 reviews
10 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Love going there every time I am in Kolkata. I was just there in February recently and had the best time. Park Hotel has number of bars, in particular, The Aqua, a popular gay hangout. Check it out on the weekends.

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Thank ericdkapoor
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124 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

It is a local market in Kolkata where you can buy almost everything. It remains very crowded almost all the days. This place is well connected to all the part of Kolkata by public transport.

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Thank niya27
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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24 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

very crowded .just the place to be if you want to mingle with the crowd.otherwise a nice area to explore on foot.

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Thank AYUB J
Ranchi, India
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64 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very interesting tourist destination for those interested in trinklets, toys, casual clothing and footwear etc.

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Thank Mohammad Yusuf H
London, United Kingdom
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104 reviews
48 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Those familiar with the market scenes in UK, would feel at home here. The only difference are the crowds of people. Tourists and locals mingle in the hustle and bustle that is Chowringhee. There is something for everyone here. From toys, knick knacks, local arts and crafts clothes and more.For those more adventurous, sample the street food on offer. A... More 

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Thank YOGESH P
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102 reviews
74 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

This is one of the busiest area in Kolkata City. This road is always traffic jam daily. Various shopping mall are here.

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Thank Amit P
Kolkata
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502 reviews
195 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 271 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017

This is the heart of kolkata, with major office, bus stands, shopping and restaurants located here. Nice place to shop for all kinds of clothes, cosmetics and knick knacks at really cheap prices. Lots of fooding & street food also available.

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Thank sudipnandy
Chevy Chase, Maryland
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301 reviews
159 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 18, 2016

A marvelous, crowded market. I walked through here, not interested in buying anything, on a Tuesday morning. Got a real sense of the pulsing energy of the city.

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Thank Abbotsbury92
Navi Mumbai, India
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90 reviews
69 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 17, 2016

This place has the magical feeling that only Kolkata has to offer. Maidan, Rajbhavan, Shahid Minar, Tipu sultan Masjid, K C Das sweet Store, Writers...all are nearby to it and all this brings that charm of old and new times together.

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Thank raythealchemist
Vadodara, India
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347 reviews
142 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 8, 2016

A real feel of streets of kolkatta. A market place with a lot of shopping options either rode side or the shops. Food lovers will have a plenty of options there to eat. Esplanade / Dharamtalla are various names used for the same / near by places.

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Thank NayanKothari

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