View All Collections. In daylight. There is a 50-year-old ice-cream cum fast food joint near the Prinsep Ghat of Kolkata which is very popular among the crowds especially the youngsters. I enjoyed the lovely sunset and the moody sky over Howrah bridge on the river ganges. Nearby Places Neveh Shalome Synagogue. Top Hotels near Howrah Bridge. All Photos Illustrations Videos Audio.
Email ID. The construction began in 1936 and ended in 1942. Phone Number. Locally called as Taramandal of Kolkata, the Planetarium regularly holds sky-shows that provide a useful piece of information about our solar system, galaxies, the life span of stars, space, planets and other heavenly bodies in the most attractive and interactive manner via audio and video aids.
Once you are here, you will question the notion yourself: And after the Howrah station was built in 1906, the to-fro movement on the bridge began to escalate and engineers at Calcutta Port Trust started brainstorming ideas to build a better and stronger bridge.
It spreads about 1500 ft over the Hooghly River and is 71 ft wide. The bridge is therefore also known as the gateway to Kolkata. Belur Math. Historic Howrah bridge on the Howrah Bridge. Route for Howrah Bridge. The first vehicle to travel over the bridge was a solitary tram. Connecting the twin city of Kolkata earlier known as Calcutta and Howrah, on either sides of River Hooghly in Bengal, the archetypal structure is one of the busiest bridges on the country.
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Starting from INR 8,750. The Time Machine of Science City Center offers you an opportunity to travel to outer space then to the age of dinosaurs.
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