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A very good way of intimately looking at a city, enjoying its vibes and engaging with its people, arts, culture and entertainment is by walking through some special parts of the city. Calcutta (Kolkata) can be best enjoyed through the several Day...more
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Kolkata (Calcutta) 700025, India
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We spent a week in Kolkata during the week of the Durga Puja festival, and Kaushik was our guide throughout. From our initial contact (almost a year in advance) to establish the week's itinerary, to the final farewell at the end of the festival, Kaushik...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

This was the second tour that we have taken with Kaushik in Kolkata. Two years ago he took us walking along the river bank. This time, we knew what a great guide he is so we asked him to help us explore the flower market...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Curious66977796719
Reviewed 21 October 2018

I've been in India over a year, and have visited dozens of sites and been on many walking tours. This was easily the best tour in India. And likely one of the best tours I've been on in general. Kaushik, as others have mentioned, puts...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank TimTran
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Having 23 hours in Kolkata, we looked for a way to use time well, and happened across Kolkata Story Tours. Other reviews already say the things we also experienced: comfortable car, punctual, easy to talk with, ... and so well-organized, insightful, and adaptable, reponding to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

If you ever visit Kolkata, then Kaushik is your tour guide. He picks you up on time, speaks wonderful English, knows the ins and out of his city to perfection and offers you a crafted, well thought out tour. We were two ladies, not knowing...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

It was one of the day of Shumpun Foundation's Summer Camp, a group of children met Mr. Kaushik Chatterjee in front of K.C Das in Esplanade. These children need a little bit of special attention, as usually we call them 'Children with Special Need'. It...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

(Extract from husband's diary)..... "In the hotel lobby, we meet with Kaushik from Kolkata Story Tours, with whom we've arranged a day tour ... he"s an engaging chap, and in talking feel confident we've chosen the right guide ... as it turns out, a big...More

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank Michele D
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

It is one of the best tours and I happy to travel with them to the various places and the guiding is also very goodMore

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank 765abhilashk
Kaushik_Chatterjee, Owner at Kolkata Story Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2018

Thank you for the kind words, but - 1. We do not really remember you as a guest with us in any of our tours till date ("various places" you mention but our memory fails for even 1 place). Kindly refresh our memory to the...More

Reviewed 11 March 2018

I was recently working in Kolkata for 4 weeks. I've been to this wonderful city on a number of occasions so wanted a trip out for a change and was lucky enough to happen upon Kaushik's website. We started a conversation which ended up with...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Kaushik_Chatterjee, Owner at Kolkata Story Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2018

Hey! I'm delighted that you enjoyed the experience as did I! These tours are equally refreshing for us and we can completely resonate with your need for detoxifying the mind and body. We try and choose our service appendages very carefully and try to make...More

Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

If you want to just see this city, this isn't the tour for you. But if you would like to meet Kolkata and open your mind and heart to her, you'll be enriched. K.C. is a rare find; not just intelligent and kind but willing...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Karen H
Kaushik_Chatterjee, Owner at Kolkata Story Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2018

Wow! You have got your Derozio right! I'm so happy that I could make you appreciate a part of the Young Bengal Movement. A tour becomes delightful when your guests complement your passion and energy to share, receive and reciprocate. I am blessed to have...More

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kikibee420
10 January 2017|
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Response from triciab1945 | Reviewed this property |
Two, me and my husband! A very personalized tour and he was terrific...very passionate about history. Hope you get to go on one of his tours.
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Donald F
8 December 2016|
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Kindly find the email and web link in the TripAdvisor bar of Kolkata Story Tours.
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