11 days in India Itinerary

11 days in India Itinerary

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11 days in India Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  4​h
1
Kolkata (Calcutta)
— 3 nights
Fly + Taxi:  3​h 30​min
2
Puri
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
3
Konark
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Bhubaneswar
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
End: New Delhi

3
nights
Kolkata (Calcutta)

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.
Get some historical perspective at Dakshineswar Kali Temple and Kalighat Kali Temple. Do your shopping at Park Street and Quest Mall. There's much more to do: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, look for gifts at Kumortuli, browse the exhibits of CIMA Gallery, and admire the masterpieces at Gallery Kolkata.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Kolkata (Calcutta) trip itinerary site .

New Delhi to Kolkata (Calcutta) is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. In January, Kolkata (Calcutta) is somewhat warmer than New Delhi - with highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Puri.

Things to do in Kolkata (Calcutta)

Shopping Historic Sites Outdoors
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Park Street ©
Park Street
Dakshineswar Kali Temple ©
Dakshineswar Kali Temple
South Park Street Cemetery ©
South Park Street Cemetery

3
nights
Puri

Puri ©
An important place of Hindu pilgrimage, Puri features a wealth of holy and historic sites that draw in believers and tourists alike.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Puri Beach and Balighai Beach. Get outdoors at Mangalajodi and Konark Beach. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Jagannath Temple, wander the streets of Raghurajpur Artist Village, identify plant and animal life at Chilika Wildlife Sanctuary, and contemplate the waterfront views at Chilika Lake.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Puri road trip planning website .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Puri in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in January, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Puri: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Konark.

Things to do in Puri

Parks Wildlife Beaches

Side Trip

Mangalajodi
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Puri Beach ©
Puri Beach
Jagannath Temple ©
Jagannath Temple
Konark Beach ©
Konark Beach

2
nights
Konark

Konark ©
Famous for its colossal sun temple, protected as a World Heritage Site, the small town of Konark sits just a short drive from the coast of Odisha.
On the 8th (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ramachandi Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Amareswara Shrine, then admire the landmark architecture of Konark Sun Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Vishnu Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Konark Museum, kick back and relax at Chandrabhaga Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Ramchandi Beach.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Konark trip builder website .

You can drive from Puri to Konark in an hour. January in Konark sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can go by car to Bhubaneswar.

Things to do in Konark

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors
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Konark Sun Temple ©
Konark Sun Temple
Chandrabhaga Beach ©
Chandrabhaga Beach
Ramchandi Beach ©
Ramchandi Beach

2
nights
Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar ©
A major pilgrimage center for both Hindus and Buddhists, Bhubaneswar boasts a dazzling number of holy sites, temples, and shrines.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Bhitarkanika Wildlife Sanctuary, take in the spiritual surroundings of ISKCON Temple, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Harishankar. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of MukteshwarTemple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ishtadevata Temple Service-Lingaraja Temple, then get to know the fascinating history of Khandagiri Caves, then enjoy the sand and surf at Paradeep Beach, and finally contemplate the long history of Anantashayana Vishnu.

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Drive from Konark to Bhubaneswar in 2 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bhubaneswar

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Cuttack, Harishankar, Bhitarkanika Wildlife Sanctuary
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MukteshwarTemple ©
MukteshwarTemple
ISKCON Temple ©
ISKCON Temple

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