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Belur Math

Belur Rd | Howrah, Belur 711202, India
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USD 100.00*
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Private Tour: Places of Worship in Kolkata including Mother House
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USD 432.00*
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Private Full-Day Kolkata Tour
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The headquarters of the international Ramakrishna Order.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“the river” (150 reviews)
“peaceful place” (66 reviews)
“peace of mind” (49 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Belur Rd | Howrah, Belur 711202, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Quiet time with family.Watching the river Ganges with people from all walks of life.Ferry service available from Dakshineswar temple ghat.

Thank dparamita098
Reviewed 3 days ago

The place is extremely clean and well maintained. The architecture is wonderful and there are free services such as footwear stand and drinking water. Its by the river and you and just sit and meditate in this cool place. The hand loom store within campus...More

Thank 319kiranb
Reviewed 1 week ago

Evening ,sandha arati is the memorable one. Sit , Take a breath and go with meditation. After completion your feel relief , relax and find yourself in a new state.

Thank Kousik M
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a long time pending trip to kolkatta to visit belur math , finally it came true. This place is just amazing , despite the crowd things are very well organised and maintained. Best is swami room which smells so pure. Only thing i...More

Thank Praveen W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The person who want to travel Kolkata then must visit place is Belur Math, this is in north Howrah and just in the Bank of Hoogly (Ganga) River, the place is famous for Swami Vivekanada.

Thank Kaushik_Dwari
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the head quarters of the Ramakrishna movement. The serene grounds of the math are by the river and can be accessed by road and boat. The main temple for Ramakrishna is most beautiful and unique. The belur math draws devotees from all over...More

Thank SagarVS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After visiting Dakshineswar temple, we made our journey by our hired car to Belur Math. These places are quite far from Kolkata and traffic jam issue is another point to take note while planning a trip here. The car dropped us at the gate. We...More

1  Thank Kaniz K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Belur Math was founded bySwami Vivekanand ,the chief discipline of Ramakrishna Paramahansa.It is difficult to find such a peaceful place in hustle and bustle city like Kolkata.Situated on the banks of river Hoogly,this place is so calm and poise.There is no entry fee to it...More

Thank shankarkavita
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Belur Math is a world of its own. Though it is situated on a very busy road but once you are inside its premises you are in a calm, quiet, peaceful world. You can meditate, roam around, have lunch, buy books, CDs from the internal...More

Thank Sukanya007
Reviewed 12 September 2017

This is the best place I found in whole of Kolkata where people are doing service without expecting anything. The atmosphere is so good on the bank of Hooghly river. You feel like spending your whole lifetime over there. The place closes in the afternoon...More

Thank Surya Narayana P
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22 March 2017|
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Response from Chattesu | Reviewed this property |
you can walk down to the bus stop and avail AC 50 bus service or any regular bus service (non AC). One bus which is frequent is GARIA STATION - BELUR MATH (NOT believe MATH)
13 July 2015|
Response from JDV580 | Reviewed this property |
Srr,if you have money,you can avail a car with your friend to have a long journey from New Market to Belur Math and on the way you may hault here and there to take tea snacks,or juices or anything else.I prefer to go to... More
Tahmina Z K
25 April 2015|
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Response from 724Pratap | Reviewed this property |
by bus from Esplanade it will take 1.5hrs and by taxi 1hr. approx. if traffic jam in shyambazar area otherwise by taxi it will take hardly 40minutes.