6 days in Kolkata (Calcutta), Puri & Bhubaneswar Itinerary

6 days in Kolkata (Calcutta), Puri & Bhubaneswar Itinerary

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Kolkata (Calcutta)
— 2 nights
Train
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Puri
— 1 night
Drive
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Bhubaneswar
— 1 night
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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Victoria Memorial Hall and Mother House. Step out of Kolkata (Calcutta) with an excursion to Belur Math in Belur--about 44 minutes away. There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Park Street and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

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New Delhi to Kolkata (Calcutta) is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from New Delhi in December since evenings lows in Kolkata (Calcutta) dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly to Puri.

Things to do in Kolkata (Calcutta)

Tours · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Shopping

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Puri

— 1 night
An important place of Hindu pilgrimage, Puri features a wealth of holy and historic sites that draw in believers and tourists alike.
On the 15th (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jagannath Temple and then kick back and relax at Puri Beach.

To see more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Puri trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Puri takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In December, daytime highs in Puri are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. You will leave for Bhubaneswar on the 16th (Thu).

Things to do in Puri

Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
Find places to stay Dec 15 — 16:

Bhubaneswar

— 1 night

Temple City of India

A major pilgrimage center for both Hindus and Buddhists, Bhubaneswar boasts a dazzling number of holy sites, temples, and shrines.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Nandankanan Zoological Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the fascinating underground world of Udayagiri Caves and then explore the striking landscape at Dhauli Giri Hills.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Bhubaneswar online day trip planner.

Drive from Puri to Bhubaneswar in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In December, daytime highs in Bhubaneswar are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Bhubaneswar

Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums
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