5 days in Bangkok & Kolkata (Calcutta) Itinerary

5 days in Bangkok & Kolkata (Calcutta) Itinerary

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5 days in Bangkok & Kolkata (Calcutta) Itinerary

Coimbatore, India
Fly:  13​h 45​min
Bangkok, Thailand
— 4 nights
train + Fly:  3​h 30​min
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
— Few hours
Fly:  5​h
Coimbatore, India

3
days
Bangkok, Thailand

Enjoy cultural, historical, and culinary exploration during your holiday in Bangkok, the capital of Thailand and the most populous city in the country.
Bangkok is known for historic sites, shopping, sightseeing, nightlife, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of The Grand Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun), relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and shop like a local with Khao San Road.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Bangkok trip generator.

Coimbatore, India to Bangkok is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Coimbatore to Bangkok is 1 hour. In October in Bangkok, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel to Kolkata (Calcutta).

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Historic Sites Shopping Spas
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The Grand Palace
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun)
Wat Pho

1
day
Kolkata (Calcutta), India

Nestled on the banks of the Hooghly River, Kolkata is a booming metropolis, India's second largest city, and the country's cultural hub, known for being the birthplace of major artistic and literary movements.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): stroll the grounds of South Park Street Cemetery, take an in-depth tour of Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar), then snap pictures at Howrah Bridge, and finally don't miss a visit to College Street (Boi Para).

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Kolkata (Calcutta) trip builder.

Getting from Bangkok to Kolkata (Calcutta) by combination of taxi, flight, and train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Bangkok to Kolkata (Calcutta). In October in Kolkata (Calcutta), expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kolkata (Calcutta)

Museums Historic Sites
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Highlights from your plan
Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar)
College Street (Boi Para)
South Park Street Cemetery

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