Is Princep Ghat couple friendly?
Its not without a reason that Prinsep Ghat (also spelled Princep) is considered top among the places to visit in Kolkata for couples. Located on the banks of river Hooghly, it is all that you can except in a dating spot and more.
Is Princep Ghat safe?
One of the very few good things that happened during the current regime is modification and beautification of the Ganges-banks and Princep Ghat, that used to be haunted by criminals in the past regime, has been a safe and nice place for an evening stroll or a fresh dip or holding rituals in good and clean manner.
What is Princep Ghat famous for?
Prinsep Ghat is a ghat built in 1841 during the British Raj, along the Kolkata bank of the Hooghly River in India. The Palladian porch in the memory of the eminent Anglo-Indian scholar and antiquary James Prinsep was designed by W. Fitzgerald and constructed in 1843.
When was Princep Ghat built?
1841 James Prinsep Ghat/Opened History of Prinsep Ghat Kolkata It was built in the year 1841, during the British Raj in India. The ghat has been named after an ingenious Anglo-Indian researcher and scholar, James Prinsep after whom this was built.
Is parking available at Princep Ghat?
The only place where the car owners can go and get a parking comfortably is the stretch near Prinsep Ghat. There is no parking restriction there.