6 days in Kolkata (Calcutta) & Cuttack Itinerary

6 days in Kolkata (Calcutta) & Cuttack Itinerary

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Kolkata (Calcutta)
— 3 nights
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Cuttack
— 2 nights
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Kolkata (Calcutta)

— 3 nights

City of Joy

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.
Step out of Kolkata (Calcutta) with an excursion to Belur Math in Belur--about 44 minutes away. There's lots more to do: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, don't miss a visit to Park Street, stop by Kumartuli, and examine the collection at Victoria Memorial Hall.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Kolkata (Calcutta) online trip planner.

New Delhi to Kolkata (Calcutta) is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Kolkata (Calcutta) when traveling from New Delhi in April, with lows around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Cuttack.

Things to do in Kolkata (Calcutta)

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Shopping

Side Trip

Cuttack

— 2 nights
Cuttack is the former capital and the second largest city in the eastern Indian state of Odisha. Start off your visit on the 26th (Mon): head off the coast to Dhabaleswar Island, snap pictures at Mahanadi Barrage, then stroll around Deer Park, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cuttack Chandi Temple. Keep things going the next day: learn about all things military at Odisha State Maritime Museum, Cuttack, then examine the collection at Netaji Birth Place Museum, and then don't miss a visit to Maa Cuttack Chandi Mandir.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Cuttack online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Cuttack in 9 hours. In April, daytime highs in Cuttack are 45°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cuttack

Museums · Parks · Nature · Historic Sites