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Reviewed yesterday

A lovely bridge to look at; if you visit from the riverside by the flower-market you'll get a great view.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank cdstrachan
Reviewed yesterday

its central span is 1500ft you can walk up to it and then walk along it, when visiting the Malik Ghat flower market. dont make a separate visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Roberta M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Howrah Bridge is a bridge with a suspended span over the Hooghly River in West Bengal, India. Commissioned in 1943, the bridge was originally named the New Howrah Bridge, because it replaced a pontoon bridge at the same location linking the two cities of Howrah...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Reviewed 4 days ago

It's on river ganges. It connects Calcutta and Howrah. Long distance trains mostly leaves from Howrah Station.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sauren_Ray
Reviewed 4 days ago

Really a nice historical Place to see.Please Enjoy the beauty of the old heritage bridge from river Ganges and to do that you have to take a ferry which passes below this bridge.Ferry is so lo priced that every one can spend this.Really worth seeing...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Its really build tough as it carries almost 5 lakh vehicle everyday travelling between kolkata and howrah.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank ParthSingh38
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This giant structure of steel and iron is pride of Bengal and I have an emotional connection with it as well. The view is so refreshing and spectacular

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank RoustheTraveller
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is an engineering marvel.It is the only cantilever bridge with only two support pillers in India .Kolkata is identified with Howrah bridge. The bridge looks beautiful in night when it us lit up.One should undertake river cruise at night to enjoy the splendor.when we...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Deepak B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Architectural marvel heritage bridge on Hooggly river connecting Kolkatta city to Hawrah..Good to watch particulasrly in the night time. visit to kolkatta not complete without visiting this Bridge

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank lovely312015
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best architecture structure made by Britishers. It stands on hanging platform and suspended span over the river. It is also marvellous from photography angle. Howrah Bridge get lightened after sunset and that too view is very beautiful.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Sujit P
October 10, 2017|
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Response from Santhosh K | Reviewed this property |
No need of pre booking. Just go around 9am- 12pm or in the evening,buy the ticket ( Rs.5 from millennia park to howrah), hop on it and enjoy the view of Howrah.Ferry is the another transport to locals just like bus and tram... More
Bibek R
July 10, 2017|
Response from jaybulani | Reviewed this property |
howrah Bridge from howrah railway station is at walking distance.
January 12, 2017|
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Response from Arghya_Ghosh | Reviewed this property |
To see Howrah bridge from ferry, one has to take Bagbazar bound ferry surely at evening 6:30-7:30 approx.