7 days in Kolkata (Calcutta) Itinerary

7 days in Kolkata (Calcutta) Itinerary

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7 days in Kolkata (Calcutta) Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  4​h
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Kolkata (Calcutta)
— 6 nights
Fly:  4​h
End: New Delhi

6
nights
Kolkata (Calcutta)

Kolkata (Calcutta) ©
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes College Street (Boi Para), Kolkata Zoo & Zoological Garden, Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar), and other attractions. Get some historical perspective at Dakshineswar Kali Temple and Kalighat Kali Temple. Museum-lovers will get to explore Science City and Victoria Memorial Hall. There's still lots to do: get a taste of the local shopping with Gariahat Market, explore the different monuments and memorials at South Park Street Cemetery, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Kolkata (Calcutta) travel route planner.

New Delhi to Kolkata (Calcutta) is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from New Delhi in October since evenings lows in Kolkata (Calcutta) dip to 28°C. You'll set off for home on the 7th (Mon).

Things to do in Kolkata (Calcutta)

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Belur Math
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Belur Math ©
Belur Math
Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar) ©
Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar)
Victoria Memorial Hall ©
Victoria Memorial Hall

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