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.
Attractions like Eco Tourism Park and Science City make great kid-friendly stops. There's still lots to do: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, snap pictures at Howrah Bridge, and don't miss a visit to College Street (Boi Para).

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Kolkata (Calcutta) online travel planner .

If you are flying in from Bangladesh, the closest major airport is Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport. In December, daily temperatures in Kolkata (Calcutta) can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

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Kolkata Zoo & Zoological Garden
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