This ancient Kali temple is Kolkata’s holiest spot for Hindus and possibly the source of the city’s name. Today’s version is a 1809...
Shanagar Burning Ghat
Overlooking the putrid Tolisnala Stream, Shanagar Burning Ghat hosts an impressive gaggle of monuments to the celebrities who have been...
Actively associated with local communities, this tour operator takes you up close to rural life in the delta, and provides wonderful...
This reincarnated 1904 mansion has had its walls artistically splattered with doorknobs, locks and old books. The wide ranging menu...
251 Kalighat Rd · interesting places nearby
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Mother Teresa’s world famous, if surprisingly small, home for the dying, was originally a Kalighat pilgrim hostel. Its roof-corners are pimpled with neo-Mughal mini-domes.