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Heritage Walk Calcutta

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Best way to explore Calcutta!

This was the best way for me to explore the city, and the team had researched alot about the facts... read more

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Reviewed 6 days ago
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Pune, India
Walk down the memory lanes of Kolkata

The Chitpore Road Walk with Heritage Walk Calcutta, lead and conducted by the twinkle eyed charming... read more

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Affordable, authentic, researcher led historical and cultural walking tours, experiences and consultancy services in Kolkata, India.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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238 Maniktala Main Road | Flat 1, Surendranath Cooperative, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700054, India
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was the best way for me to explore the city, and the team had researched alot about the facts and figures of places that we were visiting. I really enjoyed the walk, worth every minute of the walk.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Chitpore Road Walk with Heritage Walk Calcutta, lead and conducted by the twinkle eyed charming Pritha Mukherjee was virtually a walk down the memory lane. Starting from the Bagh Bazar Tram Depot, passing through Kumartuli, the potters and idol makers colony, the walk finished...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2018

A pleasant experience. Pleasure to meet Dr. Tathagata Neogi and his wife. Loved it, as I always love to visit cemeteries.

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Reviewed 1 September 2018

These walks are a brilliant way to see the city as it wakes up. Tathagata organised taxis to and from my guest house to the starts of the Col Mark Wood’s map and Bengal uprising walks, fed me chai and kept me thoroughly interested throughout....More

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Reviewed 27 August 2018

I went on both the Dalhousie Square and Park Street Cemetery walks and both were very good. Our guide Tathagata and his wife Chelsea were perfect hosts. Good communication about the meeting points etc in advance, interesting and informative discussions on the walks. These guys...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2018

This was the second walk I have taken with Heritage Walk Calcutta, and I've already signed up for a third. I found myself in India without any foundational understanding of the rich history and was desperate to learn all I could during my time here....More

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Reviewed 21 August 2018

Enjoyed it thoroughly ! The commentary and the anecdotes were very informative and It is evident that a lot of research and effort has gone into it ! Tathagata and Chelsea and their team manage to keep the group together and also answer all their...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2018

Overall it was interesting and professional in terms of time maintenance and schedule. There were, however, some important lapses, like the Sharoda Maa Ghat was not specifically mentioned why it is so called. Also, no time was give to actually go inside the Shovabazar Rajbari...More

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TathagataN, Owner at Heritage Walk Calcutta, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Hi, Thanks a lot for your review and thanks for pointing out the lapses. We will work on these. However, I would like to point out that Sovabazar Rajbari is a private space and accessing Durga Idol in the making is only allowed for the...More

Reviewed 16 August 2018

War, Famine and Riots was a highly informative walk and talk. We were given context to understand what Kolkata went through in the 1940s. We walked through some of the neighborhoods involved, seeing some of the buildings used, hearing stories of some of the people...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2018

I was part of the Chitpur Road and Kumartuli Walk, with Heritage Walk Calcutta on 11th August, 2018. It was a wonderful experience to walk down Chitpur Road soaking in the rich history of the area. The walk was very informative and I learnt so...More

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sounak_cal
7 March 2018|
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Response from TathagataN | Property representative |
Hi this is Dr Tathagata Neogi. I am currently in a US for a short visit and will be back in Kolkata by the 20th of March. I am sorry that the phone wasn’t reachable for this reason. Please feel free to get in touch with my... More
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Ajay S
1 December 2017|
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Response from TathagataN | Property representative |
Hi thanks for writing to us. Please email us the dates and places you want to visit on our email listed on this page. We can take it forward from there. However, please note that we would not be able to help you in terms of... More
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