Bazaars of Kolkata

The Bazaar of Kolkata

Kolkata is known for its excellence in Arts & Culture. If you are a shopping freak, Kolkata should be on your Shopping Bucket list. Kolkata is a part of one of India’s most diverse and vibrant markets. Let me take you to the most famous market of Kolkata streets.

Mullik Ghat

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As it is one of the biggest flower markets across Asia, also one of the biggest chain suppliers of best quality of flowers in the world. The Mullik Ghat is a 136-year-old flower market, situated in Kolkata. It is be quoted as, you can’t claim Kolkata done from you travel list if you haven’t visited Mullik Ghat.

Speciality: Flower Market

Best time to Visit: Early morning, after 6 am

Location: Diamond Harbour Rd, Jadu Colony, Sarada Pally, Kolkata

Bara Bazaar

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This is Kolkata’s most famous market, known for its variety and vibrancy. the market is the Centre of Business generation in Kolkata. You can find anything here. Just be bargain expert and little cautious about the quality of a product. This market is the best alternative of Sarojini Market in East.

Speciality: Almost everything in Daily essentials

Best time to Visit: 10:30 am to 7:30 pm

Location: Near to Mahatma Gandhi Road Metro Station

Gariahat Market

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This Market is known for an amazing variety of fresh vegetables and fruits. The fish market from here is one of the best in the city.

Specialty: Fresh Vegetables and fruits items

Best time to Visit: 6am – 10pm

Location: Rash Behari Ave, Ekdalia, Ballygunge, Kolkata

College Streets

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This market is one of the largest second-hand book markets in Asia. College Street is the first love of any book lover. This area gets its name from the presence of illustrious educational institutions such as Calcutta University and Presidency College.

Specialty: Books

Best time to Visit: 10am – 9pm

Location: Park street, Kolkata

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