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The heart of Kolkata

For anyone who has read Shankar's novel 'Chowringhee' this is a street that will be familiar. It... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ullans
,
London, United Kingdom
Beating Heart of the City

The center of Kolkata - with hustle and bustle all around - If you want to feel the city you have... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Albia-Newton
,
Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

For anyone who has read Shankar's novel 'Chowringhee' this is a street that will be familiar. It may not be pretty but it is full of life and worth a stroll at any time of day!

Thank Ullans
Reviewed 1 week ago

The center of Kolkata - with hustle and bustle all around - If you want to feel the city you have to come here.

Thank Albia-Newton
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Its one of the busiest Street of Kolkata. Its surrounded with many numbers of stores, cafes ,restaurant and etc. It was an good Experience . loved Exploring major part of Kolkata.

Thank 268yusufn
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Chowringhee is the most happening place in whole of Kolkata. With New market/Park street around, there is a flurry of activity with all sorts of vehicles and pedestrians going about their business in this area. The area is filled with apparel stores, fast food outlets,...More

Thank Arunangshu M
Reviewed 16 June 2017

It is an area's name and you would find only traffic and cars. i reiterate, this is not an attraction. there is absolutely nothing to do here.

Thank Nikunj_sadani
Reviewed 31 May 2017

It's always bustling with energy and choked with transportation of all kinds. A heritage and central park of old Calcutta. Best place to be in for a glimpse of old Calcutta, the British charm and innumerable shops of all sizes, holding all sorts of different...More

1  Thank Vaaridhi
Reviewed 31 May 2017

One of the most busy, heritage, central part of Kolkata ideal for Shopping, Eating Out, Movie watching etc.

Thank Shiny K
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Chowringhee is the whole of Kolkata centered in one specific location. There is a flurry of activity with all sorts of vehicles and pedestrians going about their business in this area filled with fast food outlets,restaurants and roadside eateries.The whole place is jam packed with...More

Thank MAHENDRANATHAN
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Shopping destination for widest variety of fashion. Got a few fast food joints and restaurants that serve interesting delicacies. Must visit for those for whom crowded place is not a concern..

Thank DJParth
Reviewed 13 May 2017

One of the wonderful attractions of India is the chance to escape the gated, sealed-in, air-conditioned, "pre-canned," and packaged life of the global citizenry. No other street in India offers this real-life experience on a living piece of history, with quaint cafes, street hawkers, hustlers,...More

Thank Christopher B
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