5 days in Kolkata (Calcutta) Itinerary

5 days in Kolkata (Calcutta) Itinerary

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Kolkata (Calcutta)
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Kolkata (Calcutta)

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Sunshine and South City Mall. Take a break from Kolkata (Calcutta) with a short trip to Second Hooghly Bridge in Howrah, about 44 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: browse the different shops at Quest Mall, get curious at Birla Industrial & Technological Museum, get a taste of the local shopping with Park Street, and don't miss a visit to Mother House.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Kolkata (Calcutta) itinerary planner.

In August, daily temperatures in Kolkata (Calcutta) can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

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