8 days in Kolkata (Calcutta) Itinerary

8 days in Kolkata (Calcutta) Itinerary

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Kolkata (Calcutta)

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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.
Take a break from Kolkata (Calcutta) with a short trip to Second Hooghly Bridge in Howrah, about 44 minutes away. Pack the 17th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Nicco Parks & Resorts Limited. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Mother House, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dakshineswar Kali Temple, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and take in the views from Howrah Bridge.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Kolkata (Calcutta) itinerary maker.

If you are flying in from Bangladesh, the closest major airport is Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport. In October, daily temperatures in Kolkata (Calcutta) can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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