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Just south of B.B.D. Bagh to just north of Alipore | and from the Hooghly River to J. L. Nehru Rd. and the shops of Park St., Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Maidan is located in the downtown area of Kolkata. In the vicinity of Maidan Victoria Memorial Hall is situated. To reach this place one can get down at the Maidan Metro Station. Here there are many parks for people to enjoy. One can enjoy Horse...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Soumyajit S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very big and fantastic park in kolkata for mood refreshment and for enjoying the open place .Good environment.Nice for family,couples and all.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 17 January 2019

This maidan gives you the taste of the space in this vast city . The field itself is a treat for the people who love walk8ng around . Locals and outsiders are captivated by its tree lined greenery . The additional attractions visits of the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank kamakshi2015
Reviewed 7 January 2019

my daily morning walk in this maidan near victoria memorial was very pleasant until now when pollution is rearing its head that my walk early in the morning is not so pleasant anymore.very huge area.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank AYUB J
Reviewed 31 December 2018

Even at 7am you will find someone playing cricket. Vast amount of open space. Dotted with members clubs and interesting monuments and statues. Great place to go, before the city gets into full belt.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank gastronaut_11
Reviewed 29 December 2018

The Maidan is not just cricket, football and hockey, apart of course from army parades. It is so many things to so many people. There are washermen who wash clothes and themselves in its ponds, shepherds tend their flocks, the health conscious citizens take their...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Kalyan P
Reviewed 27 December 2018

You can find big bank buildings, a crowded bus stand and a great market place in the Maidan area. Worth visiting it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank adityainc
Reviewed 24 December 2018

Very few cities in India have accommodated such vast stretch of green fields in its very heart. Maidan, facing one of the most famous building in India, Victoria Memorial, is a landscape of immense beauty. Round the year, this vast area serves as the playground...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bidyut N
Reviewed 27 November 2018

Visit in early morning or in the afternoon in summer and anytime in winter. Can have horse cart ride as well there

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Avik2016
Reviewed 22 November 2018

I would recommend a horse carriage ride around the victoria area - makes you feel like royalty. It was an amazing experience for us.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CiprianoDsouza
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hermesandzeus
19 December 2018|
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Response from tushar29 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Friend...maidan has vast span of open green fields where you can carry out any outdoor activities besides you can run on the roads crisscrossing the area. Min distance should be around 5-6 kms.
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