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Colonial Kolkata Walk

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Stop At: Writers' Building, BBD Bagh N Dalhousie Square, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700001 India

Walk commences at Writer’s building meant for the lower bureaucracy of East India Company and witness to many independence movements.

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Walk to the Mausoleum of Job Charnock the founder of modern Kolkata.

Duration: 30 minutes

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

St John’s Church, which was built in 1787 by architect James Agg. Appreciate the “Last Supper” painting on walls of St Johns Church.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Raj Bhavan, Near Sahid Minar, Kolkata (Calcutta) India

Visit the Governors house which was the residence of the Viceroy of India after the British Crown took over the reins of India from East India Company.

Duration: 30 minutes

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

We round up the walk at the legendary Victoria Memorial built by George Curzon.

Duration: 30 minutes

Pass By: 5 Senses Walks, Kolkata (Calcutta) India

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Important Information
Departure Point
Writers Building, Murgighata, B.B.D. Bagh, Kolkata, West Bengal 700001, India

Traveler pickup is offered
All hotels in Kolkata
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Return Details
Victoria Memorial, Maidan, Kolkata, West Bengal 700071, India
  • Snacks
  • Entry/Admission - Writers' Building
  • Entry/Admission - Job Charnock Cemetery
  • Entry/Admission - St. John's Church
  • Entry/Admission - Raj Bhavan
  • Entry/Admission - Victoria Memorial Hall
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • 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 tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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I recommend this to anyone with a few hours to spare in Kolkata. The route was interesting, the places we saw and visited a fascinating sample of colonial India and its evolution (and decay in some cases) to the present day. The guide was brilliant - well-informed,
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Key Details
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Languages Offered: English
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