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See the must-see sites of Kolkata without worrying about haggling with taxi drivers or riding the crowded public transport. This private tour via an air conditioned vehicle is just for you and your party, so you can pick and choose which sites are most interesting to you, such as temples, markets, colonial-era mansions, viewpoints over the Hooghly River, and more, all with an English-speaking guide.
See the highlights of the big, bustling city of Kolkata on an easy full-day trip. Experience the culture and beautiful architecture of the city three ways: via car, on food, and by boat along the Hooghly River. This is a private tour, so you’ll receive personalized attention from your guide. Fit a lot of sightseeing into one day without worrying about hailing taxis or other logistics.
Cover the top sights of Kolkata with your own private guide, leaving you free to set the itinerary. Customize your stops based on your unique interests, from stately Victorian landmarks to thumping goddess temples. You’ll travel between attractions in a comfortable, climate-controlled vehicle, stopping wherever you wish. Tours are capped at 12 people, making this a great option for friends and families.
Calcutta is truly a melting pot of cultures and communities… truly a kaleidoscope of various shades, flavors and sights that make Calcutta what it is today! This tour will help you understand a little bit of India and how so many religions and faith form the very fabric which is India. Find out amongst others about the Chinese who made Calcutta their home and gave Calcutta its amazing Chinese food. Find out the oldest surviving Christian tomb in the city, walk into synagogues which have stood for centuries within whose walls time still stands still. Taste local food and witness life as it unfolds right in front of you. Discover amazing facts about the Parsis and find hidden gems in the middle of nowhere. So many cultures and so many communities co-existing side by side, reminds one of the famous 1982 number one by Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder – Ebony and Ivory.
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This day tour of Kolkata allows you to see all the must-see sights while offering the flexibility of using your own transportation, if you prefer. As a private tour for just you and your group, you can choose where to go according to your own interests. You can cover a lot of ground in a full day, visiting sites such as riverside temples and markets and colonial-era buildings, for great photo opportunities.
This private day tour is the easy way to visit Bishnupur from Kolkata. The interesting town is a few hours’ drive from Kolkata, so taking a private tour will save you the hassle of catching a train or bus. In Bishnupur you can visit several sites and museums, and learn all about the terracotta sculptures that the city is famous for. This is an ideal tour for travelers who want to see beyond the typical tourist attractions in Kolkata.
Travelers who want to explore beyond central Kolkata will love the chance to tour the northern parts of the city. Visit a range of cultural attractions, from Jain temples to markets to the potters' colony of Kumartuli. Your guide will focus on the history of Kolkata, so you'll learn a lot about this important city. See much more than you would touring independently, and save yourself the hassle of hailing taxis.
Experience the cultures, religion, and history of Kolkata with this full-day tour of the city. You'll start with a trip to the Jain Temple, celebrated for its beautiful mirror-work and mosaics, followed by a trip to Kumartolli, where idols used in worship are made. Then it's off to Marble Palace, a private museum, followed by visits to College Street (known for its book markets), the historic Park Street Cemetery, the Mother Teresa House, and Kali Ghat, the city's most important Hindu temple.
Get in touch with your spiritual side on this private full-day tour of Ganga Sagar from Kolkata, including hotel pick-up. Take a ferry cruise along the Ganges River to Sagar Island, then enjoy the undivided attention of your guide as you explore the many temples and ashrams. Learn why Ganga Sagar has become an important Hindu pilgrimage site; visit the sacred Kapil Muni Temple; and discover the philanthropic work carried out by ashrams like Bharat Sevashram Sangha and Ramakrishna Mission.
• Full-day tour to Ganga Sagar from Kolkata with an expert private guide
• Enjoy a scenic boat ride along the Ganges River toward Sagar Island
• Visit Kapil Muni Temple, where many Hindus pay their respects to Hindu
sage Kapil Muni
• Hotel pickup and drop-off
• English-speaking guide
Kolkata is one of India's most photogenic cities, and with this full-day tour, you can see it through the lens of a photographer. You'll visit stellar sights including the local flower market, the action-packed Sudder Street, and College Street, lined with myriad book stalls. After an included lunch, you'll continue on to Park Street, with its trendy cafes and shops, and on to the iconic Victoria Memorial, surrounded by gardens.
Combine a Bengali cooking class with a lesson on Kolkata history, led by a chef guide. Get hands on in your host's kitchen to learn some traditional Indian dishes, then sit down to enjoy your 4-course meal. During the meal, listen to commentary on the history, culture, and people of Kolkata.
Not for nothing is Kerala called God’s Own Country. Blessed with lush green landscapes and charming backwaters, Kerala is breath-taking and relaxing at the same time. Begin your trip in the spice city of Kochi, and explore it beautiful churches and synagogues. We then take off to Kumarakom and Alleppey for a close encounter with astonishing backwaters, as you ride a local canoe through narrow canals, lined with lush greenery and swaying palms.
Our city has witnessed many more cultures in its past than most others would even in this globalised present. Here we will trace for you the origins and remains of the varied communities that hung their boots and called Calcutta home. Lets check out why Chinese breakfast still rules Tiretta Bazar, where the Parsis are dwindling in numbers with each passing day and how the Armenians gave the city its oldest surviving Christian church while we pass the Anglo-Indians, the Muslims, the Marwaris, the Biharis and many more that made this city a great melting pot of diverse cultures. This is one of our most popular tours and highly recommended to get an idea of the melting pot that Calcutta is.
Kolkata is the Cultural capital of India and this tour you will get a glimpse of Culture by exploring the beautiful temples, History by exploring the Dalhousie square, Architecture by exploring the Victoria's Memorial and the other old buildings, you will also be exploring the river and the bridges with the Local train station.
Discover the diversity of India by visiting Kolkata, Sundarbans Mangrove Forest & Eastern Himalaya. Begin with colonial, historical and former capital of India dotted with British era monuments. Explore the Sundarbans world's largest coastal mangrove forest and a listed UNESCO World Heritage site by cruising in buffer zone. Explore the grandeur of Eastern Himalaya dotted with Buddhist Monasteries, serene lakes, tea gardens, beautiful view points and ancient shrines. Experience the breathtaking view of sunrise at Tiger Hill & go for a ride in Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (Toy Train).
Delve into the rich culture of Kolkata, India s intellectual, literary and artistic hub, on this life-affirming 4-hour tour. With your in-the-know guide, explore the city s charming yet chaotic streets and cultural landmarks by foot and air-conditioned vehicle. Absorb the vivid colors and aromas of the flower market; see the mosaic-covered Jewel Box Temple, watch potters shaping clay gods, and more. As you explore, build a picture of how the city became known for its fierce intellectualism, and gain fascinating insight into its peoples’ insatiable creativity and zest for life.
• 4-hour Kolkata culture tour by foot and air-conditioned transport, with a local guide
• Discover first-hand why Kolkata is known as India s intellectual and cultural capital
• Enjoy the colors, scents and sounds of the bustling flower market
In this walking tour with our do-it-yourself Audio Guide (On HopOn India app) you will visit some of the important sporting landmarks at the Maidan – starting from the iconic Eden Gardens to the three nerve centres of Kolkata’s age old football heritage – Mohun Bagan, East Bengal and Mohammedan Sporting Grounds.
The most special features of this experience are : 1. The App opens up new places and new stories for you in the same old cities 2. Each walk is crafted like a masterpiece to offer an immersive experience to the traveller with the correct mix of history, culture, myth, food , through professional narration, with background scores of music, qawalli or sound affects, here and there 3. There is no need for you to depend on a guide - the traveller can take the walk anytime as per will, at his/ her own pace 4. The content is developed by domain experts 5.You pay once for three months and need not pay the guide repeatedly.
This tour gives you a chance to experience the lives of the people who live by the river and one of the best places to photograph the bridge. Not only does it give one wonderful photo-ops but also sets one going on the quest to know more about the lives of these people. Once one has soaked in a bit of the enigma of this life by the river one is ready to face the hustle and bustle of a very busy but vibrant wholesale and retail flower market. This market does brisk business local seasonal flowers and fancy imported ones too!
Tick this one if you want to visit and photograph one of the most photogenic places of Calcutta.
• Discover historic Kolkata while all the hassles of your tour
• Experience Kolkata's Colonial Architecture in monuments
• No haggling over standing in a long queue for a vehicle
• Embrace the British touch in Kolkata
• Visit around the iconic places of ' City of Joy'
Explore the city of joy Kolkata by a private AC car. Its a full Day City tour of Kolkata with flexible pickup location with a city center kolkata. visiting Mother Teresa house and Victoria memorial makes it so special. Learn about the history of India, from ancient times to its British occupation to present-day, over the course of the day
Guided Full day city tour
All entry tickets included
AC private vehicle exclusive for you
Visit the Weavers Studio to witness the artistic production of high-quality cotton and silk garments. This private 3-hour guided tour will provide you with a glimpse into not only the production methods of weaving and dyeing methods but the various products themselves. Tour the Resource Center containing a textile library and museum dedicated to the industry. You may even learn a little history about the natural dye, Indigo with its unusual link to India. Tour includes hotel pickup and drop-off and entrance fees.
• All entrance fees included
• Hotel pickup and drop-off
• Transport by private vehicle
The temples in Kolkata are the soul of the city, the everyday elixir of life, which very strongly bind the people of Kolkata through the strings of faith. The most popular temple in Kolkata is Kalighat Temple, dedicated to goddess Kali. Some other temples are Dakshineswar Kali Temple, Birla Temple & Belur Temple, which are dedicated to other Indian Gods.
You find all the major temples included in your day trip which gives you the entire image of culture which Kolkata has.