13 days in Kolkata (Calcutta) Itinerary

13 days in Kolkata (Calcutta) Itinerary

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13 days in Kolkata (Calcutta) Itinerary

Start: Chennai
train:  28​h
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Kolkata (Calcutta)
— 11 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Chennai

11
nights
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.
Change things up with a short trip to The Strand in Chandannagar (about 1h 45 min away). And it doesn't end there: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kalighat Kali Temple, don't miss a visit to College Street (Boi Para), and walk around Eco Tourism Park.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Kolkata (Calcutta) trip website .

Chennai to Kolkata (Calcutta) is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Chennai in December; daily highs in Kolkata (Calcutta) reach 30°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kolkata (Calcutta)

Historic Sites Tours Museums

Side Trip

The Strand
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Walking tours
Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar) ©
Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar)
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Mother House

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