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Howrah Bridge

Jagganath Ghat | 1, Strand Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700001, India
+91 33 2220 5370
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  • Average11%
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Jagganath Ghat | 1, Strand Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700001, India
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+91 33 2220 5370
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Howrah Bridge is not just a bridge. It is history in itself. I invariably go to the bridge and have a feel everything I visit kolkata. It always bring me closure to those days when it was constructed. It is always worth visiting the...More

Thank Ashutosh V
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went through this Howrah Bridge to catch Delhi bound train from Howrah Railway Station which is at the Howrah end of the bridge. The bridge is known as the gateway to Kolkata. The bridge is one of four on the Hooghly River and is a...More

Thank travelpagla
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It’s better to visit Howrah Station and catch a Ferry Service to Bag Bazar on the way you will have a wonder view of Howrah Bridge... Lot of photography can be done.. And ferry service cost what anything between 2 Rs to 6 Rs It’s...More

Thank manishtewari1
Reviewed 6 days ago

Everyone should visit here at least once while visiting Kolkata. The view of the Ganges is beautiful from the bridge. If one wants to enjoy a quite time then night time is the best time for visiting, because whole day the bridge remains busy with...More

Thank auroshish c
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the key constructions of 1900's which showed that we also had technology as this did not need any pillars to support the Bridge....Great piece of construction...will be back again next year

Thank PRASAD C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A place everyone shoukd visit.I am an architect visiting Howrah for the second time and I can't afford to miss the giant structure each time i visit Kolkata.

Thank Jesuraj T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the oldest hanging bridge in the world. It has no nuts and bolts. The whole structure is riveted. The view from the bridge of the Hoogly River is great. But too many vehicles ply over the bridge creating so much of noise that...More

Thank Girish_Gulgulia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Howrah bridge is very fabulous bridge it's built on River with beautiful attraction it's nice on night time lighting

Thank hari957
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved our walk through the Mullick Ghat Flower Market and then onto the Howrah Bridge. It's a great and gritty part of Kolkata, not to be missed by any visitor!

Thank Drew F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took a river cruise for three hours in the afternoon from Millennium park.It took me along the bank of old Calcutta upto Belur Math.I could see the bridge very closely and enjoyed the uniqueness of it.Saw many old structures from the era of British...More

Thank Sandipdg
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Sujit P
11 October 2017|
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Response from Kaushik_Dwari | Reviewed this property |
There is no facilities of boat riding but you can avail steamer launch ,Hardly Rs. 10 Per person for 1 way trip.
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Bibek R
10 July 2017|
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Response from jaybulani | Reviewed this property |
howrah Bridge from howrah railway station is at walking distance.
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Diane G
12 January 2017|
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Response from Arghya_Ghosh | Reviewed this property |
To see Howrah bridge from ferry, one has to take Bagbazar bound ferry surely at evening 6:30-7:30 approx.
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