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Just south of B.B.D. Bagh to just north of Alipore | and from the Hooghly River to J. L. Nehru Rd. and the shops of Park St., Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kolkata maidan is a must visit place to get a feel of Kolkata. Victorian age buildings, busy business district marks one side and the Iconic Fort William and Eden Gardens stadium is on the other side. Maidan lay somewhere in the centre. Vast stretch of...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Gp Capt R K D
Reviewed April 18, 2019

place full of trees and litter free place. Corporation as really maintained the place very well. place to take good oxygen breath

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Padmanabhangagan
Reviewed March 27, 2019 via mobile

Maidan though owned by the Indian Army's Eastern Command and managed under Fort William , is the activity hub of sports ( cricket and football clubs) , picnic , strolling , jogging and what not ! The rustic greenery and old tree along the Ganges...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Rajamukherjee1973
Reviewed March 3, 2019

A vast expanse of green , populated by cricket players , families , people searching for a quiet spot far from the busy life of the city , even if immersed in it

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank drvelo
Reviewed January 28, 2019 via mobile

Maidan is located in the downtown area of Kolkata. In the vicinity of Maidan Victoria Memorial Hall is situated. To reach this place one can get down at the Maidan Metro Station. Here there are many parks for people to enjoy. One can enjoy Horse...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Soumyajit S
Reviewed January 20, 2019

Very big and fantastic park in kolkata for mood refreshment and for enjoying the open place .Good environment.Nice for family,couples and all.

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank rishibhatt19
Reviewed January 16, 2019

This maidan gives you the taste of the space in this vast city . The field itself is a treat for the people who love walk8ng around . Locals and outsiders are captivated by its tree lined greenery . The additional attractions visits of the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank kamakshi2015
Reviewed January 7, 2019

my daily morning walk in this maidan near victoria memorial was very pleasant until now when pollution is rearing its head that my walk early in the morning is not so pleasant anymore.very huge area.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank AYUB J
Reviewed December 31, 2018

Even at 7am you will find someone playing cricket. Vast amount of open space. Dotted with members clubs and interesting monuments and statues. Great place to go, before the city gets into full belt.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank gastronaut_11
Reviewed December 29, 2018

The Maidan is not just cricket, football and hockey, apart of course from army parades. It is so many things to so many people. There are washermen who wash clothes and themselves in its ponds, shepherds tend their flocks, the health conscious citizens take their...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Kalyan P
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hermesandzeus
December 18, 2018|
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Response from tushar29 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Friend...maidan has vast span of open green fields where you can carry out any outdoor activities besides you can run on the roads crisscrossing the area. Min distance should be around 5-6 kms.
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