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Kolkata: Private Full-Day Spirituality & Temples Tour

Product ID: 159749
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Delight in a 9-hour trip providing you with the essence of the culmination of cultures and religions in Kolkata. Explore the different houses of worship, and learn the significance of the Goddess Durga for Bengalis.
About this activity
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Duration: 7.5 hours
Starting time 8:00 AM
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Live tour guide
English

Pickup included

Your Hotel in Kolkata. (Please share the Hotel details at the time of booking) Airport Pick-up & Drop off also possible for the tour. An extra 500 INR applicable for Airport Pick & Drop payable in cash directly to the guide.

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the most auspicious religious centers of Kolkata
  • Get to know the culture and tradition of Kolkata and how they are interwoven into each other
  • Enjoy a ferry ride over the Ganges and get a glimpse of city’s skyline
  • Sip on a refreshing Kolkata Masala Chai
Full description
Your tour will begin with a visit to the 200 year old temple Kali, before changing our course to head onward to St John’s Church. This church was one of the first cathedral churches built by the British in Kolkata, and it's neoclassical architecture holds the grave of Job Charnock.

You will then encounter the Magen David Synagogue, with interior walls containing memorial plaques dedicated to the well-known Jews of Calcutta. From here you will visit Nakhoda Masjid, the principal mosque of Kolkata.

You will then view the Pareshnath Temple, complete with architectural brilliance and stained glass all over, before enjoying lunch.

Following lunch, you will head for the Dakhineshwar temple and the Belur Math. These two temples are separated by the river Ganga and you will enjoy a great experience on the cool and calm ride over the Ganges. End your day with a refreshing Kolkata Masala Chai before being dropped off at your hotel.
Includes
  • English-speaking local guide
  • Transportation in air-conditioned vehicle
  • Hotel pick-up & drop off
  • Masala Chai
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch
  • Items of personal nature
  • Gratuities (Optional)

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Not allowed
  • Shorts
  • Sleeveless shirts
Know before you go
Shoes must be removed at places of worship.
Knees and shoulders must be covered at all places of worship.
Comfortable walking shoes/slippers recommended.

From US$ 65 per person

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Product ID: 159749