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Address: Jagganath Ghat | 1, Strand Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700001, India
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Howhra bridge is the first thing that comes to our mind if we think of kolkata. Very old and antique looking. New lights makes it view more spectacular.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Howhra bridge is the first thing that comes to our mind if we think of kolkata. Very old and antique looking. New lights makes it view more spectacular.

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Bengaluru, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Actually, not a tourist spot, it's a busy bridge. Howrah bridge is just a cantilever bridge connecting Howrah and Kolkata. but, a good bridge architecture. you can't even park your vehicle and get down anywhere in the bridge. it is fully crowded. photography is not allowed. But If anyone mentions Kolkata, the first place that comes to the mind is... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The beauty of this bridge lies in its simplicity and view from middle of the river gives you the real picture. Someone with little engineering bend of mind would enjoy while passing below it while on a boat..

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Bhilwara, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

howrah bridge is so famous one indian movie also named on it .it is one of busiest bridge of world daily 1lac vehicles & 1.50 lacs pedestrians uses it on daily basis .when v pass on it really it is feeling great travelling

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

It's just a bridge guys let's not get excited over it yes some pic opportunitys but otherwise it's a working bridge not the golden gate or Brooklyn bridge!

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Gurgaon, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Engineering master piece.life line of kolkata.most famous place which everyone want to see in kolkata.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Howrah bridge is one of the oldest n awsm Brice where people love to enjy to see the scenario at evening from the bridge it give a naturally felling of live n make it feel real n mud fresh...good place to relax

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great and engineering masterpiece.this bridge is a life line of Kolkata city.it is situated at about5-6 Kolkata .km from

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

it is a engineering marvel being a suspended bridge but thats it. Not worth visiting given it is usually full of traffic and it doesnt even provide a great sight.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is in dirty crowded part of kolkata- Howrah and is very congested.even walking is pain.just see it from far off,say 1-2 km.better to go on new 2nd Vidyasagar Setu

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