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Locally called Rabindra Setu, this huge Cantilever bridge strung on two 196 feet high pillars, connects Kolkata to Howrah. Traffic on this bridge is chaotic throughout the day. Looks great when lighted up at night . You can never miss this bride while in Kolkata.
This bridge is definitely old and is the symbol of Kolkata. It is a hanging bridge taking tons of load daily of all vehicles visiting the Howrah station. The view of the Ganges and ghats from the bridge is nice. Of course you cannot stop...More
You should come down to the river and see it of course and you can look at the bridge also. You will see a mass or people and a fair amount of squalor to go with the vivid and chaotic scene around the markets that...More
Its one of the best creation of British in India. Single cantilever bridge of India. You can have river ride as well over boat and have a glimpse of the same in the evening while the different colour lights are on.
Adjoining Howrah railway station to other side over river hoogly is Howrah bridge. Giant is it in shape. Engineering par excellence. Do pay a visit just to know how engineering works magically in good old days till now.
Response from Santhosh K | Reviewed this property |
No need of pre booking. Just go around 9am- 12pm or in the evening,buy the ticket ( Rs.5 from millennia park to howrah), hop on it and enjoy the view of Howrah.Ferry is the another transport to locals just like bus and tram... More
No need of pre booking. Just go around 9am- 12pm or in the evening,buy the ticket ( Rs.5 from millennia park to howrah), hop on it and enjoy the view of Howrah.Ferry is the another transport to locals just like bus and tram. So it is available most of the time. Have a nice journey...