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Half-Day Private Tour of Kolkata
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Get a feel for historic Kolkata (formerly Calcutta) during a private highlights tour. Explore a few of this ancient city’s most treasured temples, museums, and monuments.
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The erstwhile capital of colonial India, Kolkata is historically known as the sub-continent’s cosmopolitan center for education, science, and culture. Begin your city tour at Jain Temple—built in 1867 by an influential connoisseur of art. Standing at the center of an extravagant garden and grounds, this richly adorned temple is ornamented by its numerous spires, curved lines, and ornate architecture.

Stop next at the Indian Museum—one of the oldest museums in Asia. Founded in 1814 and housed within an impressive mansion, this multi-discipline museum is home to a vast, rare, and eclectic collection of fossils, mummies, antiques, paintings, meteorites, and much more. Next up is the palatial Victoria Memorial—perhaps Kolkata’s most famous sight and a museum primarily containing artifacts and antiques from India’s colonial period of British rule. The stately architecture and graceful ornamentation of this grand structure testify to England’s previous influence over India.

During your tour, be sure to have your camera on hand for drive-by visits to a few more of Kolkata’s memorable sights—including Howrah Bridge, Dalhousie Square, Fort Williams, and the Secretariat Building.

Inclusions :
  • Roundtrip transfers from your Kolkata hotel
  • Private driver and air-conditioned car
  • Half-day Kolkata tour


Appox. 4 hours

Departure time and location:
9 AM; from the lobby of your Kolkata hotel

Return time and location:
1 PM; to the lobby of your Kolkata hotel

Prices listed are per car; cars seat up to 3 people.
Redemption instructions

After you book your activity, follow these 3 easy steps:
1. Print your voucher; locate the voucher in your travel confirmation e-mail or in the My Trips/My Itineraries link on the site.
2. Follow the redemption instructions on your voucher; it iscritical to do this before you depart.
3. Take all vouchers with you; you must redeem one voucher per person.

Exchange your voucher for activity:
Reservation confirmation is required. Please contact Services International at least 24 hours prior to your preferred tour departure date in order to ensure your reservation and arrange pick-up and drop-off location(s) and times. Upon pick-up, present your voucher(s) to your driver in exchange for service.
Terms and conditions

Cancellations and Changes: This Activity can be changed or cancelled without penalty at any time prior to two days before the scheduled start of your trip. The scheduled start of your trip is defined as your hotel check-in date, your departure date of the originating flight, or the date of the Activity if the Activity was booked without a flight or a hotel.