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The headquarters of the international Ramakrishna Order.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Belur Rd | Howrah, Belur 711202, India
+91 33 2654 1144
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Swami Vivekanand started this organisation and this Math. Temple was built many years after he passed away. On bank of Ganges, opposite Calcutta, it is iconic to twin cities of Calcutta and howrah. Lush green and embroidered with rare beautiful flowerbeds. Swamiji's room is additional...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Belur math is closed between 12.00 pm to 3.30 pm . It is peeceful & spiritual place.It have huse Prasad house (bhojnalay).

Thank Subhash chand A
Reviewed 29 December 2017

If you are looking for peace and quiet and a meditative spirit do not go to Belur Math during holidays. It is full of people who are noisy, in a picnic spirit, taking photographs even though it is clearly written everywhere that photography is prohibited....More

Thank Siddharthabiswas
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Very crowded on Holidays and Off days. If you visit spiritual places, then a right place to visit. If you are coming for vacation, not a right place. The area and buildings are very well maintained and both are beautiful. It takes 30-45 minutes to...More

Thank SA6107
Reviewed 26 December 2017

One can visit this place from Dakineshwar temple via boat ride. It feels so good once reached. So silent and green. One can sit and enjoy nature near riverside. The place is clean and lush green. There is also a Swami Vivekananda museum there which...More

Thank _mittal_cauvery18
Reviewed 23 December 2017

From Dakhineswar temple we went to belur math on boat through river ganges.It was a beautiful journey.At Belur we roamed around the premises moving from one building to other.The flowers that bloomed in all parks was just amazing.After roaming around for 1 hr again we...More

Thank schakraborty0006
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Belur Math is another ancient place in Kolkata. There ambiance of the Math is so peaceful that you would love to spend time to this place. There are quite a number of places to see inside the Math, specially the place where Ram Krishna Paramahangshe...More

Thank Shouvik4
Reviewed 19 December 2017

A serene experience. No entrance fee. Prasad is served daily from 11:30am. Wheel chairs available for elderly.

Thank iiNutCrackerii
Reviewed 16 December 2017

Its cool place, should go with enough free time with you, but remain closed from 11 am to 3 pm., you can reach here even from dakshineshwar temple ganga ghat.

Thank maushami
Reviewed 10 December 2017

This is a great place situated in Belur popuplarly known as Belur math around 7-8 kms from Howrah bridge. This place is dedicated to Sri Ram Krishna Paramhans and Swami Vivekananad. If you have been to Vivekanand rock memorial or Vivekanand kendra in Kanyakumari then...More

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21 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
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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.