Alipore Tourism

(This article is about a neighbourhood in South Kolkata. For the village near Chikhli, Bilimora, Gujarat, see Alipore, Navsari.) Alipore (Pron:ˌɑ:lɪˈpɔ:) is the headquarters of South 24 Parganas district and a neighbourhood in South Kolkata in the Indian state of West Bengal. The area is the most posh and costliest locality in Kolkata, along with the Ballygunge with homes costing in excess of ₹12.7 crore (US$1.9 million). It is flanked by the Tolly Nullah to the north, Bhowanipore to the east, the Diamond Harbour Road to the west and New Alipore to the south, bordered by the Budge Budge section of the Sealdah South section railway line. The postal code of Alipore is Kolkata 700027.


This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Alipore in India is an ideal destination for a vacation! After your splendid visit to Alipore, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Digha. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Digha for its bountiful attractions like Marine Aquarium And Research Centre, Amarabati Park, Chandaneswar Shiv Temple on your trip to Alipore. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

Alipore is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

  • Know the pollution level of Alipore before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 74.41 (High)
    • Water Pollution 67.44 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 63.19 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 66.12 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 52.56 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 67.47 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 65.35 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 52.64 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Alipore for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Alipore.

    • Burglary and Theft 46.35 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 46.85 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 47.2 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 81.61 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 44.31 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 47.76 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 41.61 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 37.32 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75.17 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 45.66 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 47.55 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25.18 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 54.26 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Alipore is 92.41 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 51.1 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 60.9 (High)
    • Pollution Index 78.69 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 60.52 (Very High)
    • Cost of Living Index 24.43 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 58.4 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 11.48 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 49.6 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Alipore

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.51 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.61 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 47.34 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 34.63 USD

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