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7th Apr to 10th Apr, 2024Budget Friendly Train
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Things to do in Kolkata in April

Day 1 - Sunday 7th, Apr
morning -

Arrive in Kolkata and check into your accommodation. After settling in, head to Victoria Memorial for a leisurely morning walk and to admire the beautiful architecture.

afternoon -

For an authentic Bengali lunch, head to 6, Ballygunge Place for delicious local cuisine.

evening -

Spend a lazy evening by the Hooghly River at Princep Ghat, enjoying the serene atmosphere and perfect sunset views.

Day 2 - Monday 8th, Apr
morning -

Start your day with a visit to Howrah Bridge, one of the iconic landmarks of Kolkata, and take a leisurely walk along the bridge to experience the local culture.

afternoon -

Enjoy traditional Bengali sweets at Balaram Mullick & Radharaman Mullick.

evening -

Indulge in a traditional Bengali dinner at Kewpies Kitchen, known for its authentic local cuisine and relaxing ambience.

Day 3 - Tuesday 9th, Apr
morning -

Take a leisurely morning stroll through the lush greenery of Botanical Gardens, known for its peaceful and serene atmosphere.

afternoon -

Savor a traditional Bengali thali at Oh! Calcutta, offering a range of authentic local dishes in a relaxed setting.

evening -

End your day with a leisurely boat ride on the Hooghly River, soaking in the tranquil atmosphere of Kolkata as the sun sets.

Weather in Kolkata in Invalid date
Avg Temp28°C to 34°C
Chance of Rain80%

Kolkata's weather in April is warm and humid, with average temperatures ranging from 28 to 34 degrees Celsius. There is a high chance of rain during this month, so be sure to pack an umbrella or raincoat. The UV index is also high, so be sure to protect your skin from the sun. So we are suggesting you pack accordingly.

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Things to Carry on your trip to Kolkata

Clothing & Apparel

Light, breathable clothing -

Kolkata's weather in April is warm and humid.

Comfortable walking shoes -

You'll be doing a lot of walking while exploring Kolkata.

Traditional Indian clothing -

If you want to experience the local culture, consider packing some traditional Indian clothing.


Hat and sunglasses -

Protect yourself from the sun's glare.

Scarf or shawl -

Can be used for warmth or to protect yourself from the sun.

Small umbrella -

April is a rainy month in Kolkata.

Essentials & Must Haves

Passport/ID card and visa -

Required for entry into India.

Indian currency -

Cash is still widely used in India.

Travel documents -

Keep your train tickets and other travel documents organized.

First aid kit -

For minor cuts, scrapes, or other medical needs.

Toiletries -

Pack essential toiletries like soap, shampoo, toothpaste, and deodorant.

Insect repellent -

Kolkata has a tropical climate, so there are mosquitoes.

Good to Have

Camera -

Capture your memories of Kolkata.

Guidebook -

Learn more about Kolkata's history and culture.

Travel journal -

Record your thoughts and experiences while traveling.

Reusable water bottle -

Stay hydrated while exploring Kolkata.


Smartphone -

For communication, navigation, and taking photos.

Power bank -

Keep your devices charged on the go.

Travel adapter -

If you're traveling from another country.

Good to Knows

Payment Options -

Cash and credit cards are widely accepted in Kolkata. However, it's a good idea to have some Indian currency on hand for smaller purchases.

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