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Heritage, Cultural, Special Interest, Photography Tours.Explore Calcutta (Kolkata) like a local. Get under the skin of this awe-inspiring city. Learn and appreciate the heritage, culture & history even if you are not crazy about photography. And if...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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| 1st Floor, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700012, India
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 11 June 2013

No better way to spend a weekend morning, other than trailing Manjit through the streets of Calcutta. I loved the fact that he knew so many anecdotes about the streets and its inhabitants.. The Chinese breakfast, the 'bhishti' and the 'ready to be milked' goats...More

6  Thank Supsonthemove
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 17 March 2016

I took the Cultural Kaleidoscope tour together with a group of 5 others. Maybe Manjit has started drinking his own cordial and is resting on his laurels after all the praise lavished on him to date. Compared to dozens of other similar tours I've been...More

4  Thank Teddo_travels
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Some great walks with Manjit, who takes you to places where it is almost impossible to take a duff photo. It helps that he knows everyone and is funny and informative. Really hope to go back and walk with him again.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have seen and lived in big cities in the United States and Japan but Calcutta is my home and I know it in and out. This is definitely not as clean or less populated like other big cities of the world but it has...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a nice tour with Manjit through the flower market. He is communicative and knows a lot about photography. A memorable experience. Thank you Manjit!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Manjit’s kaleidoscope tour of Kolkata was informative, funny and eye opening! Having pottered around the area the day before on our own we hadn’t quite appreciated the unique charm Kolkata has to offer- that all changed after an afternoon with manjit! We had a wonderful...More

2  Thank AliceC1990
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Manjit took us to a quiet corner of Calcutta in the early morning to catch the soft light. Wonderful images that I would not have got. Absolute joy and rightly proud of his captivating city, a real 'City of Joy'. A real must for those...More

1  Thank Slaphead41773
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have had the pleasure of spending 8 days with Manjit at Calcutta Photo Tours exploring this amazing city during the Durga puja festivities. This is our second time in Kolkata and with Manjit. He is something quite unique. A treasure for Kolkata and India....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Kolkata is not on the usual tourist route and it can be hard to get to know. Walking tours give an insider view. This one with Manjit was both fascinating and engaging. Within a small area we did indeed see a cultural kaleidoscope of every...More

1  Thank Jane W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Did two photography tours with Manjit, the tour of the wholesale veg market (in the afternoon) and the cultural kaleidoscope tour (early morning). They were different, but both incredibly interesting, rewarding and in parts of Calcutta well off the tourist trail. Manjot is an excellent...More

1  Thank savvy_dave
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This evening with Manjit was pretty much the highlight of the 3 weeks we spent in Kolkata. We took the 3-ish-hour tour to the Kumartuli potters’ area, and it was utter magic. Admittedly we got there on a special night — Mahalaya, right before Durga...More

1  Thank Vicky B
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

I have been living in India for a year and a half and this was my first street tour. It completely surpassed my expectations. Thanks to Manjit we were able to get a taste of the real India, the daily lives of people, try street...More

1  Thank Andrés S
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huangwei_0912
25 January 2017|
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Response from Manknew | Property representative |
Click on the website link which is there on the TripAdvisor listing. Sorry we can't post links here. Against TripAdvisor rules.
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AbT91
22 November 2016|
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Response from Manknew | Property representative |
Hello there. The details about the tour, charges and everything else are mentioned on the website. Do have a look at it. Thanks!
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