5 days in Kolkata (Calcutta) Itinerary

5 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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Sunshine and Raja Rammohun Roy Memorial Museum. When in Kolkata (Calcutta), make a side trip to see Belur Math in Belur, approximately 44 minutes away. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Mother House, shop like a local with Park Street, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dakshineswar Kali Temple, and snap pictures at Howrah Bridge.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Kolkata (Calcutta) vacation planner.

In April, daily temperatures in Kolkata (Calcutta) can reach 42°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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Belur Math
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Belur Math
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Eden Gardens
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Mother House

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