7 days in West Bengal Itinerary

7 days in West Bengal Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  4 h
1
Kolkata (Calcutta)
— 3 nights
Fly + Taxi:  3 h 45 min
2
Darjeeling
— 3 nights
Taxi + Fly:  4 h 15 min
End: New Delhi

3
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.
Kolkata (Calcutta) is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Victoria Memorial Hall, don't miss a visit to Mother House, stop by Kumartuli, and stroll the grounds of South Park Street Cemetery.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Kolkata (Calcutta) journey maker tool.

New Delhi to Kolkata (Calcutta) is an approximately 4- hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from New Delhi in February; daily highs in Kolkata (Calcutta) reach 34°C and lows reach 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel to Darjeeling.

Things to do in Kolkata (Calcutta)

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
Victoria Memorial Hall ©
Victoria Memorial Hall
Dakshineswar Kali Temple ©
Dakshineswar Kali Temple
Howrah Bridge ©
Howrah Bridge

3
nights
Darjeeling

Darjeeling ©
The train, the tea, and the hills bring visitors to Darjeeling, one of India's most famous and well-preserved Raj-era hill stations.
Darjeeling is known for historic sites, zoos & aquariums, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mahakal Temple, take in nature's colorful creations at Barbotey Rock Garden, and admire the masterpieces at Himalayan Tibet Museum.

To find photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Darjeeling trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Darjeeling in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in February: high temperatures in Darjeeling hover around 30°C and lows are around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Darjeeling

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park ©
Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park
Tiger Hill ©
Tiger Hill
Himalayan Mountaineering Institute ©
Himalayan Mountaineering Institute

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