Private Half-Day Kolkata Tour

4 Hours Half Day guided Kolkata Tour by A/C Car.

Learn interesting facts and anecdotes about the food, people, culture and history of Kolkata.

Enjoy a Tram ride during the Tour.

Complimentary Pick up & drop off at your location (within central Kolkata)

Visit Mother Teresa's House & learn about this incredible woman and her humanitarian efforts.

Take a walk around the 'White Town' – Colonial city that was developed by the British East India Company.

Visit India's Largest Flower Market & iconic Howrah Bridge.

Explore Potter's town & see the idols being handcrafted.

Pass by the oldest part of the city.

Stop at iconic Indian Coffee House.

per adult from

$67

NZD

Duration

4 hours

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

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  • What's included :
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
    • Bottled water
    • Coffee and/or Tea
    • Tour escort/host
    • Bengali Sweets/Snacks
    • WiFi on board
    • Entry/Admission - South Park Street Cemetery
    • Entry/Admission - Victoria Memorial Hall
    • Entry/Admission - St. John's Church
    • Entry/Admission - Black Hole Monument (Holwell Monument)
    • Entry/Admission - Job Charnock Cemetery
    • Entry/Admission - Indian Coffee House
    • Entry/Admission - St. Paul's Cathedral
    What's excluded :
    • Gratuities
    • Alcoholic Beverages - Available on purchase
    • Victoria Memorial Museum entry fee
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Mother House A J C Bose Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700016 India

    Mother House or Missionaries of Charity is a religious congregation that was established by Mother Teresa in 1950. An area of the house is reserved for followers to pay their respect to Mother Teresa. Here, one can find Mother Teresa's Tomb and an exhibition that displays her work through photographs, awards and articles. Some of her belongings like her cloths, her sandals and her bag are also displayed. (Closed on Thursday)

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: South Park Street Cemetery, Kolkata (Calcutta) India

    The Park Street Cemetery was one of the earliest non-church cemeteries in the world, and probably the largest Christian cemetery outside Europe and America in the 18th century.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Victoria Memorial Hall, 1 Queen's Way, Kolkata (Calcutta) India

    The Victoria Memorial is a magnificent marble building, located in the heart of the City of Joy, Kolkata (erstwhile Calcutta) in West Bengal, India. It is one of the most famous monuments in West Bengal that has become a museum and popular tourist spot of the state. It was built between 1906 and 1921. It is dedicated to the memory of Queen Victoria. (Museum Closed on Monday)


    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: St. John's Church, 2/2 Council House Street Opp Dewars Garage, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700001 India

    Take a walk around Colonial city that was developed by East India Company. You will be driven / walk pass the colonial buildings built during British reign - High Court, St. John's Church, Black Hole Monuments, The Writer's Building, Governor House, General Post Office & Eden Gardens, one of the largest Cricket stadium in the world.


    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Black Hole Monument (Holwell Monument), 3, Church Ln, B.B.D. Bagh, Kolkata, West Bengal 700001, India

    The British erected a 15-metre-high obelisk; it now is in the graveyard of St. John's Church, Calcutta. Holwell had erected a tablet on the site of the 'Black Hole' to commemorate the victims but, at some point before 1822, it disappeared. Lord Curzon, on becoming Viceroy in 1899, noticed that there was nothing to mark the spot and commissioned a new monument, mentioning the prior existence of Holwell's; it was erected in 1901 at the corner of Dalhousie Square (now B. B. D. Bagh), which is said to be the site of the "Black Hole of Calcutta".

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Job Charnock Cemetery, Church Ln, B.B.D. Bagh, Kolkata, West Bengal 700001, India

    Job Charnock was an employee and administrator of the East India Company, British regarded him as the founder of the city of Kolkata (formerly Calcutta).

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Howrah Bridge, Jagganath Ghat 1, Strand Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700001 India

    Howrah Bridge, the historic bridge is a engineering marvel & one of the busiest bridge in the world. Howrah Bridge is a bridge with a suspended span over the Hooghly River in West Bengal, India. Commissioned in 1943.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Malik Ghat Flower Market, Southeast end of Howrah Bridge, Kolkata (Calcutta) India

    Kolkata's Mullick Ghat Flower Market, said to be India's largest Flower Market and contain more than a century of history.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Kumartuli, Hatkhola, Kolkata (Calcutta) India

    Kumartoli, is a traditional potter's quarter in Northern Kolkata. Clay idols are manufactured here for various festival & also export them to other countries.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Indian Coffee House, No.15, Bankim Chatterjee St, near Sharda Book Stall, College Square West, College Square, Kolkata, West Bengal 700073, India

    Spend few minutes enjoying Coffee & snacks at Kolkata's famous Indian Coffee House.
    Coffee House is a cafe. The history of the Coffee House at College Street can be traced to Albert Hall, which was founded in April 1876. Later, the Coffee Board decided to start a coffee joint from the Albert Hall in 1942. Notable citizens were frequent visitors to the place. The place became a renowned meeting place (Adda) for the intellectuals, students, poets, artistes, literati and people from the world of art and culture. It has played an important part in Calcutta's (Kolkata) cultural history and known as the hub of intellectual debates. Kolkata’s Indian Coffee House is quite a nostalgic hot-spot in the city.
    (Closed on Sunday)

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: College Street (Boi Para), Kolkata (Calcutta) India

    College Street, also known as “Boi-Para” (Colony of Books), is a prominent center of Kolkata’s literary crowd. It is the largest second-hand book market in the world and largest book market in India. People from Kolkata and different parts of India gathers here for their books. The street is also dotted with countless very small book kiosks which sell new and old books.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: St. Paul's Cathedral, 1A, Cathedral Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700071 India

    St. Paul's Cathedral is acknowledged as the first Episcopal Church in Asia.

    Duration: 10 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Simpark Mall, New market, Lindsay St, near New Market, Esplanade, Dharmatala, Taltala, Kolkata, West Bengal 700087, India
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Simpark MallGate No. 3Lindsay Street, Opp. Hotel LindsayNew Market, KolkataNearest Metro Station: Esplanade Metro StationAirports
    • Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport, Jessore Rd, Dum Dum, Kolkata, West Bengal 700052, India
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Face masks provided for travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
    • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
    • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
    • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Tour de Kolkata

Activity ID: V-104460P3

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