Sunshine, Kolkata (Calcutta)

Sunshine provides an authentic shopping experience, with the pleasure of drinking a cup of tea with the friendly owners. The shop stocks colorful fineries, from shawls and scarves to decorative wall hangings and exotic spices. You can handpick without pressure, thanks to the shop's fixed-price, no bargaining policy. Share your experiences with fellow travelers, as many tourists and young volunteers use this shop as a meeting point while in Kolkata. Add Sunshine to your Kolkata (Calcutta) travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Kolkata (Calcutta) trip planner .
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  • Sunshine was always one of the first places I visit when I head to Kolkata I’ve been there 3 times over the years! Up until last month it was always my favourite place to buy my scarves and bags. But ...  more »
  • I visited this little shop based on the reviews. I needed help in finding it as it is not on the main street (Sudder Street) but rather a bit further in and away from the road. The shop is run by most...  more »
  • When I am in Kolkata, I go here almost every day here. You have great jewelry and nice cloths... You get always a Chai offered and if you want to help friends with train tickets and travel tips. To meet other travelers and can talk about experiences. The owners are very nice, it's always fun to spend time here! We see us again next year!
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  • It's a tiny shop with a wide range on Sudder Street. Surprisingly famous among foreigners. People here are very helpful, rates are reasonable. They also help you with the rail/flight reservations as well as vehicle arrangements for tourists. MUST Go once place !
  • Backpacker's paradise ❤️
  • Such a fun colourful cave! The guys working there are extremely helpful in everyway possible! Definitely worth the visit..sells everything...clothes, souvenirs, jewellery, homeware.....
  • Nice Place must Visit
  • Friendly, helpful, with SIM, good everything!
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