25 days in Kolkata (Calcutta) Itinerary

25 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.
Get some historical perspective at Dakshineswar Kali Temple and St. Paul's Cathedral. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Park Street and Kalighat Kali Temple. Explore Kolkata (Calcutta)'s surroundings by going to Second Hooghly Bridge (in Howrah), Hooghly (Chandannagar Museum & Shrine Basilica Bandel) and Chandannagar (Sacred Heart Church, The Strand, & more). On the 5th (Sun), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. Pack the 18th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Nicco Parks & Resorts Limited. The adventure continues: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, stroll the grounds of South Park Street Cemetery, get to know the resident critters at Kolkata Zoo & Zoological Garden, and don't miss a visit to Mother House.

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If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major airport is Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport. In May in Kolkata (Calcutta), expect temperatures between 42°C during the day and 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kolkata (Calcutta)

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Chandannagar, Hooghly, Second Hooghly Bridge, Hansheshwari Temple
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Park Street ©
Park Street
Dakshineswar Kali Temple ©
Dakshineswar Kali Temple
Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar) ©
Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar)

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