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Prinsep Ghat

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Address: Strand Rd, Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Nice place for afternoon outing

This monument is located on the banks of Ganga. The iconic structure has some history of British rule and still is place of interest for a stroll along the Ganges. The second... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

the wonderful place is specially for couples. there is the view of 2nd Hooghly bridge. the Ganges river will give you the pleasure.

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Thank Prabin B
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This monument is located on the banks of Ganga. The iconic structure has some history of British rule and still is place of interest for a stroll along the Ganges. The second hooghly bridge has a gigantic view. The sunset from this area is marvelous

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice view of location and river, very popular among couples and for photography. Nothing so special about it.

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Thank Vishal J
Pune, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

It's a nice place to spend couple of hours in the evening. we took some photos at the memorial with the new Howrah bridge in the background. We then also did the boat ride for half an hour at 300 rupees. Reminded me the shikara of dal lake in Srinagar. You can see three modes of transport parallel to each... More 

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Thank Shirazvastani
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a beautiful spot located just beneath the Vidyasagar bridge on the banks of Hoogly river. A 2km stretch will offer you great views of the water, the bridge and the green walk-way. There is a small, pretty prinsep ghat station also in the middle of the monument and the riverfront. Though the whiteness of the monument have been... More 

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Thank Sarba S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

visited the place at evening time and it looked great. Many people who are not from Bengal do not know about this place but it is flocked by youngsters. howrah bridge can be seen if one can move furher ahead. boating is also available.

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Thank Chandra P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recommended, more for the winter months for walks along the ghat and some nibbles. If the weather is nice, it's worth a visit. Some regular walkers. A nice addition, after a visit to Eden Gardens for a tourist.

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Thank Vaaridhi
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful place for early morning walks. It is enjoyable both in summer as well as winter. The huge river flowing along gives a breathtaking views! Monsoon season, it is indeed gorgeous! I have visited in all seasons!

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Thank Bhaskar M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Prinsep Ghats (Bengali: প্রিন্সেপ ঘাট) is a ghat built in 1841 during the British Raj, along the ... A 2-kilometre (1.2 mi) stretch of the beautified riverfront from Princep Ghat to Babughat (Baje Kadamtala Ghat) was inaugurated on 24 May 2012.

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Thank chefmoonu
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the building is as such not that interesting. but you can take boat rides from the ghat next to the place.

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