Heritage Tour
Places  /  Published 30.05.22

Hazrat Pir Sadruddin Madari Dargah: A 700-year-old heritage shrine in the Western Ghats

Away from the hustle of Mumbai, close to Nashik in Igatpuri, is a revered Sufi shrine that continues to spread the message of harmony...
By Saurav Roy

Places  /  Published 26.05.22

BNR headquarters in Garden Reach: Colonial glory by the Hooghly

The South Eastern Railway complex has many elegant buildings predating the main edifice, and several historical figures as past residents ...
By Rangan Datta

Places  /  Published 17.05.22

Day trip: The Bridgerton-esque estates of North 24 Parganas' Dhanyakuria village

Close to Kolkata is a ‘village of palaces’ that showcases an affluent era of zamindars through their European style mansions...
By Amitabha Gupta

Events  /  Published 18.04.22

A ride covering Kolkata’s landmarks on World Heritage Day

Calcutta Walks and Royal Enfield curated a heritage trail ride for biking enthusiasts...
By Vedant Karia

Places  /  Published 18.04.22

Raghurajpur: The Odisha village of patachitra painters

In this heritage crafts village, just 15km from Puri, every home is a studio and every villager an artist...
By Rangan Datta


Places  /  Published 05.04.22

Touring the terracotta temples near Santiniketan, Part II

Visit these historic structures following three routes, all within a 30-km radius of Bolpur. Here are routes two and three…...
By Amitabha Gupta

Places  /  Published 04.04.22

Touring the terracotta temples near Santiniketan

One can visit these magnificent and historic structures following three routes, all within a 30-km radius of Bolpur. Here’s route one…...
By Amitabha Gupta

Places  /  Published 02.03.22

A story of three riverside mansions in Konnagar

India’s favourite Bata shoes, Konnagar's Lal Kuthi and a Tagore residence — legacies along the Hooghly...
By Sugato Mukherjee

People  /  Published 03.02.22

French Ambassador takes heritage tour of Kolkata

The Telegraph accompanies Emmanuel Lenain as he travels the bylanes of Kumartuli and meets architecture students mapping Chitpore...
By Sudeshna Banerjee

Places  /  Published 05.01.22

Explore heritage along the Hooghly, bend by bend

A new two-night WBTDC tour by bus and ferry showcases the colonial splendour along the river banks...
By Rangan Datta


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