20 days in Kolkata (Calcutta) Itinerary

20 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.
Explore Kolkata (Calcutta)'s surroundings by going to Chandannagar (Chandannagar Church, KMDA Park (Wonderland Park), & more), Howrah (Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Indian Botanic Garden, Panitras Samtaber, & more) and Belur Math (in Belur). Spend the 29th (Mon) behind the viewfinder with an inspiring photography tour. Pack the 1st (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Nicco Parks & Resorts Limited. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Mother House, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, snap pictures at Howrah Bridge, and admire all the interesting features of Eden Gardens.

To find reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Kolkata (Calcutta) trip builder .

If you are flying in from Bangladesh, the closest major airport is Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport. In October, daytime highs in Kolkata (Calcutta) are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

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Howrah, Chandannagar, Sarbamangala Temple, Belur Math
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Belur Math
Walking tours
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Mother House

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