8 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

8 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

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8 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

New Delhi
Fly + taxi:  3​h 15​min
Mussoorie
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Rishikesh
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
Nainital
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
New Delhi

3
days
Mussoorie

The self-styled "Queen of Hill Stations," Mussoorie features scenery that can be spoken of in regal terms.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Pacific Mall and Himalayan Weavers. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Tapkeshwar Temple and Gun Hill. There's still lots to do: admire the sheer force of Kempty Falls, don't miss a visit to Lal Tibba, pause for some serene contemplation at Mussoorie Christ Church, and trek along Camel's Back Road.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Mussoorie trip itinerary maker.

New Delhi to Mussoorie is an approximately 3.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can drive to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Mussoorie

Parks Shopping Nature

Side Trip

Dehradun District
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Kempty Falls
Gun Hill
Camel's Back Road

2
days
Rishikesh

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
On the 18th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of Parmath Niketan Temple and then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Mon): Head underground at Vashishta Gufa, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Har ki Pauri, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ganga Aarti at Haridwar.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Rishikesh sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Mussoorie to Rishikesh in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Nainital.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Historic Sites Adventure Tours

Side Trip

Haridwar
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Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
River Rafting & Tubing
Har ki Pauri

2
days
Nainital

The popular hill station of Nainital was named after the pear-shaped lake around which the resort town has evolved.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Nainital Lake, then contemplate the waterfront views at Sattal Lake, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Bhimtal Lake. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Tiffin Top (Dorothy's Seat), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Naina Peak, then hunt for treasures at Tibetan Market, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Goddess Naina Devi.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Nainital travel planner.

Traveling by car from Rishikesh to Nainital takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Nainital

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Bhimtal Lake, Sattal Lake
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Nainital Lake
Sattal Lake
Tiffin Top (Dorothy's Seat)

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