Chennai to Kolkata Itinerary

Tour India and travel from Chennai to Kolkata on an Overland adventure across western India. Visit Chennai’s historic buildings, meet local tribes and see Kolkata’s famous Howrah Bridge.

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      USD $611
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      USD $611*
      CAD $661*
      AUD $675*
      EUR €446*
      GBP £404*
      NZD $722*
      ZAR R6,497*
      CHF FR540*
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Crowds celebrate the Kolkota festival of colours

Bengal Tiger keeping a cautious eye out while having a rest

The colourful streets and people of Chennai

Indian chef preparing chillies

Locals praying at the waters edge during Chhath Festival

Day 1 Chennai

Begin your Overland tour of India in historic Chennai, the site of the original British East India company settlement. Chennai is hot, humid but full of life - admire the colonial architecture and soak up the atmosphere of this frenzied city.
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Day 2 Tirupathi

Travel to the town of Tirupathi and follow a trail of pilgrims to the Sri Venkateswara Temple. This revered Hindu temple sits high above the town on the holy site of Tirumala.
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Day 3 Vijayawada

Head off the beaten track and into the heart of rural India. Travel Overland through the remote state of Andhra Pradesh, spending the night camping in the countryside.
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Day 4 Visakhapatnam

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Days 5-9 Odisha Tribal Area

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Days 13-14 Kolkata

Complete your journey from Chennai to Kolkata by soaking up this vibrant city. See the Howrah Bridge, take a ride on a tram or check out some of India’s finest art galleries – your Overland tour of India is now complete.
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