Eden Gardens, Kolkata

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  • Address: Maidan, BBD Bagh, Kolkata, West Bengal 700021, India
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Stadium, Family And Kids
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About Eden Gardens, Kolkata

A pilgrimage for Cricket fans, Eden Gardens is home to the famous stadium where some scintillating matches have taken place. One can almost feel the energy of millions of fans when one steps into this iconic stadium. Established in the year 1864, a visit to this stadium will enlighten you with many historical photographs and cricket trivia. If you happen to be in Kolkata when a match is being played at Eden Gardens, do not miss the opportunity to see why Cricket is almost a religion in India.

The Eden Gardens stadium in Kolkata is considered as one of the most iconic cricket stadiums in the world . The world class stadium has witnessed many nail biting cricket matches, over the years. If you’re a true blue cricket fanatic, then this is an attraction which you should consider to visit, definitely. The best way to explore it is by booking the Eden Gardens tickets that will help you to avoid the longer cues and give a faster access to the attraction. Tickets for Eden Gardens can be bought at the counter, but for getting the specific Eden Gardens tour tickets, it is better to pre-book.

Eden Gardens Information

  • When match is being played, visitor entry is restricted. On other days, visitors can enter for free.
  • Guided tours are available.

How To reach Eden Gardens by Public Transport

  • Bus no C7, S-3A, S-3B to bus stop eden garden.

Restaurants Near Eden Gardens

  •  Prayag Restaurant
  •  Lokenath hotel
  •  Eden Restaurant

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  • Favourite place for cricket lovers. A nice place to watch cricket with phenomenal crowd. The flood lights and seating are arranged in such a manner that one can hardly find any difficulties while watching the match even from the last tier. Also the connectivity being good as it is situated on a prime location of the kolkata making it easily accessible.

  • This is the best cricket stadium in India . One of the historical cricket stadiums in the world. Seat capacity is large. All other systems are also good. Security system is fine. The view of the game from gallery is so beautiful.It is located at the centre of Kolkata , so transport system to reach here is awesome. This area has so many hotels , as the result foreigners get advantage to stay near the stadium

  • Mecca of Cricket in India. Its an honour for any player around the world to play and perform here. Many historical and important matches have been played here. Earlier football matches were also held here. Legendary Pele also played here in friendly football match long ago.

  • The best cricket stadium in India and also one of the best stadium in the world..... If anybody wants to see cricket match then try to book ticket at L or K block. This blocks are covered by shadow through out the day.... B block also can be booked for seeing Indian Cricketers from close as practice net for Indians usually set up just beside B block... But at noon sun light directly falls on entire B block.......

  • One of the best cricket grounds in the whole world. one needs to be present there in person to experience the passion that the spectators bring with them. There are only a few stadiums in the world which can even come close to the ambience of a packed eden gardens. sanitation facilities need to be improved though....

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