5 days in Kolkata (Calcutta) & Puri Itinerary

5 days in Kolkata (Calcutta) & Puri Itinerary

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Kolkata (Calcutta)
— 2 nights
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Puri
— 2 nights
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Kolkata (Calcutta)

— 2 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.
Family-friendly places like Victoria Memorial Hall and Walking tours will thrill your kids. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dakshineswar Kali Temple, don't miss a visit to College Street (Boi Para), take an in-depth tour of Indian Museum (Jadu Ghar), and look for gifts at Kumartuli.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Kolkata (Calcutta) driving holiday planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Kolkata (Calcutta). In February, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel to Puri.

Things to do in Kolkata (Calcutta)

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Shopping

Puri

— 2 nights
An important place of Hindu pilgrimage, Puri features a wealth of holy and historic sites that draw in believers and tourists alike.
On the 27th (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vimala Temple, enjoy the sand and surf at Puri Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at Balukhand Wildlife Sanctuary, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Varahi Deula Temple, and finally don't miss a visit to Jagannath Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Ramachandi Temple, stroll through Konark Beach, then admire the striking features of Konark Sun Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Sun Temple Konarak.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Puri travel itinerary planner.

Fly from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Puri in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in February, plan for a bit warmer days in Puri, with highs around 39°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Puri

Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

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