Full Day Private Tour Kolkata City With Guide And Entrances

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick up from all Central Hotels in Kolkata
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Explore full day Kolkata covering Jain Temple , Kumartoli , Marble Palace,College street , Park street Cemetry , Mother Teresa House, Kali Temple.

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Itinerary
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Stop At: Jain Temple - Kolkata, Raja Dinendra Street, Maniktala Near Sham Bazaar, Kolkata (Calcutta) India
Meet your tour guide at the designated hotel lobby in Kolkata at 9:00am & with the Jain Temple also known as the "Jewel Box Temple of Calcutta". It is situated in the northeast of the city. This temple of exquisite design and construction is dedicated to the 10th of the 24 Jain Tirthankaras and is an ornate mass of mirrors, colored stones and glass mosaics
Duration: 30 minutes
Stop At: Kumartuli Idol Maker, 1, Kumartuli St, Sovabazar, Sector-1, Shobhabazar, Kolkata, West Bengal 700005, India
After this we move to see Kumartolli (place where craftsman make idols). Kolkata is famous for its festivals (PUJAS) round the year and this is the place where the idols are made. It is very interesting to see the craftsman making idols without using any machinery.
Duration: 45 minutes
Stop At: Marble Palace Kolkata, 46 Muktaram Basu St off Chittaranjan Ave, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700040 India
Finally we move to Marble Palace (closed on Monday & Thursday), situated in north Calcutta, it has a , Reynolds. It is a private museum owned by the Mullicks (Zamidars during the British period).
Duration: 30 minutes
Stop At: College Street (Boi Para), Kolkata (Calcutta) India
We than move to College Street (one of asia's largest book market closed on Sunday & other holidays), have a cup of coffee at the famous "Coffee Shop" where one can see the young turks gossiping and feel the pulse of the culture.
Duration: 30 minutes
Pass By: Park Street, Mother Teresa Sarani, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700016 India
After lunch (at own expense) at 1:30 pm proceed to further sightseeing to Park Street Cemetry one of the oldest cemetery of the country.
Stop At: Mother House A J C Bose Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700016 India
Next we visit Mother Teresa House (closed on Thursday); here lies the mothers tomb, a photo gallery on Mother Teresa and her works.
Duration: 45 minutes
Stop At: Dakshineswar Kali Temple, Near Bali Bridge P.O. :Alambazar, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700035 India
Finally we visit Kali Temple. It is a great pilgrimage center of the Hindus and is situated at Kalighat. The original temple was built some 350 years ago. A legend goes that when the corpse of sati, wife of lord Shiva was cut into pieces by the Sudarshan Chakra, one of her fingers fell here.
At the end of your journey at 5.30pm , sit back and relax on the drive back to your hotel in Kolkata

Duration: 30 minutes

Inclusions

  • Professional English-speaking guide
  • Hotel Pickup and Drop-off within Kolkata City
  • All necessary transportation to/from site attractions
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Monument Charges
  • Entry/Admission - Jain Temple - Kolkata
  • Entry/Admission - Kumartuli Idol Maker
  • Entry/Admission - Marble Palace Kolkata
  • Entry/Admission - College Street (Boi Para)
  • Entry/Admission - Mother House
  • Entry/Admission - Dakshineswar Kali Temple

Exclusions

  • Lunch
  • Gratuities

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

No heart problems or other serious medical conditions

Not wheelchair accessible

No strict dress code is enforced at tour sites. However, please be advised to dress accordingly for places of worship; spaghetti straps and short shorts are not recommended

A moderate amount of walking is involved; comfortable walking shoes and sunglasses/sunscreen with hats or scarf for ladies are highly recommended

This private tour operates with a minimum of 1 people and maximum of 8 people

Infants must sit on laps

Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate