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Malik Ghat Flower Market

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Address: | Southeast end of Howrah Bridge, Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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9874526617
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An amazing area of countless flower arrangements; food being cooked on the street; people everywhere; and more flowers! This is a non-stop place that supplies flowers to most of... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Victoria, Canada
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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing area of countless flower arrangements; food being cooked on the street; people everywhere; and more flowers! This is a non-stop place that supplies flowers to most of the hotels and for many occasions...very tight spaces, but worth the effort!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Malik ghar flower market is the one of biggest flower market of Kolkata.. For me its very pleasant to visit flower market in morning ..lots of verity of flower here available

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Thank Im O
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2017

The Flower Market is a wholesale one, catering to the fresh flower needs of the entire Kolkata city. It’s stretches from under the Howrah Bridge to a little beyond the Mallick Ghat. Flanked with flowers shops on either side, the market is a flower lover’s heaven

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

Visit this place early morning and wear comfortable cloths as the roads are muddy.If you are interested in street photography we can have many moments and faces to capture.Its a wholesale flower market.So if you are a flower lover you can buy some flower for your drawing room in a afordale price.

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2016

If you go there early in the morning, you'll find so many flours that are coming and being sold and going to every direction of Kolkata. Though you will find flours all through the day but the best time is early in the morning. If you want to buy flour in cheap rate, you should visit this place.

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Navi Mumbai, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2016

Visit this place early in the morning. before 7 am most of the flowers already sold. prepare for muddy and water logged walking.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

This is not a place to buy flowers, it's a place to see the flower trade and commerce. Stay out of the way of the men hauling huge bags of flowers and watch as customers buy garlands and loose flowers and with porters to cart them off. This place is loud and crowded and hard to navigate, hence the four... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

a strange but beautiful place. not how a tourist attraction is supposed to look like. a big market where only flowers are sold. very colourful, no doubt. the train line through the market, at the same level, makes for a terrific perspective for photos.

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kolkata
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

I trust that this is biggest flower market in INDIA, its huge and will find all types fresh flowers and flower decoration options. The only problem is , its not structured and well maintained

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Thank MOLOYB
Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016

a busy place which hums with activity. Flowers are at their freshest and most colourful in the mornings. A photographers paradise

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