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Prinsep Ghat

Strand Rd, Kolkata (Calcutta), India
+91 96160 70706
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Take a boat ride!

Such a nice walk along the river. On a hot day the breeze that comes off the river is beautiful... read more

Reviewed today
Brisbane, Australia
Great spot

There are several ghats along the river, but Princep Ghat is more scenic and beautiful. The sunset... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Kaniz K
Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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Strand Rd, Kolkata (Calcutta), India
+91 96160 70706
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Reviewed today

Such a nice walk along the river. On a hot day the breeze that comes off the river is beautiful. Nice treelined boulevard which you can tell was well planned. Unlike other places where buildings are buildings right up to the river's edge. We took...More

Thank yblieb
Reviewed 2 days ago

There are several ghats along the river, but Princep Ghat is more scenic and beautiful. The sunset through the bridge is quite awesome. At the Ghat lots of boat await for the visitors. People hire them and enjoy the sunset in cool weather. The ghat...More

Thank Kaniz K
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are a photography enthusiast and sunsets are your thing, this place is a must visit. The sun setting at the backdrop of Vidyasagar setu makes a beautiful view from the ghat. I would also recommend a long walk towards BBD Baag by the...More

Thank Dipanwiita
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

right on the ganges river, right across from fort william, lots of historic nostalgia, boat rides are great not too expensive,

Thank Bea M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sitting on the bench and watch the rain pour down the river was a wonderful experience. The view of the majestic second Hoogly bridge with illumination was a treat for the eyes..

Thank sheela m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are illuminated landscaped gardens and pathways where all age groups can spend evenings.The park is suitable for light jogging also.

Thank pintuiaf7070
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

prinsep place is beautiful riverside area best to go with loveone.sunset view is good and nice place to spent evening.nice place to take photograph also

Thank jonesharma29
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to visit... I visited here with my friend and enjoyed a great deal of time with great beauty of nature seen

Thank Saw333
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It used to be a family place with lovely boat rides, but now its over crowded. Area is full of couples and sometimes there are situations quite awkward for family crowd. Boat ride is beautiful. I won't recommend this place for family trip, there are...More

Thank anamikashivhare
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An excellent place for hangouts with friends. It's among the heritage monuments in Kolkata. Must visit for them who has interest in photography.

Thank DipArnab
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imran a
17 September 2017|
Response from Arunangshu M | Reviewed this property |
There is no fixed rate-card there hence you need to bargain. However approx price for 30/40 minutes for one boat is Rs 300
Vidhi L
24 May 2017|
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Response from RaviMJKP | Reviewed this property |
Hi I have always visited Princep Ghat in the evening after finishing my day's work. It's so beautiful and serene and puts the mind and heart at ease.
Sana K
16 April 2017|
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Response from mahapatrachandan | Reviewed this property |
Why not? It is a public place and your GF will like it too,