Phileas and Passepartout travel to Bombay,India. After running errands, Passepartout goes into an Indian temple. He gets attacked by priests because he is a foreigner and loses his shoes as he runs out.
Passepartout gets back to train and heads to Calcutta with Phileas. Suddenly the train tracks end and they have to find a way to get to the next train station. Phileas buys an elephant named Kiouni and hires a guide named Ail.
In the jungle, the men see a group of bandits who have kidnaped and indian women named Aouda. They decide to rescue her in the middle of the night.
When they get to the next train station, Phileas gives Kiouni to Ail as a thank you . Aouda wakes up and is very surprised, scared, and thankful. she continues to travel with Phileas and Passepartout.
In Calcutta, Phileas and Passepartout are taken to see a judge. Passepartout is under arrest for going into a temple and sentence to 1 week in jail.
Phileas pays the bail money to get Passepartout that they can continue their journey. Detective Fix has been following them and is frustrated that he has not stopped them yet.