10 days in India Itinerary

10 days in India Itinerary

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10 days in India Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly + taxi:  6​h
Nainital
— 2 nights
Drive:  8​h
Joshimath
— 2 nights
Drive:  8​h 45​min
Mussoorie
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Rishikesh
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  3​h
End: Mumbai

2
nights
Nainital

Nainital ©
The popular hill station of Nainital was named after the pear-shaped lake around which the resort town has evolved.
On the 25th (Tue), take in the dramatic natural features at Tiffin Top (Dorothy's Seat). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Pangot and Kilbury Bird Sanctuary, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Naina Peak, and then admire the striking features of Nainital Governor's House.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Nainital trip planning app .

Mumbai to Nainital is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel to Joshimath.

Things to do in Nainital

#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife

Side Trip

Naukuchiatal Lake
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Nainital Lake ©
Nainital Lake
Naukuchiatal Lake ©
Naukuchiatal Lake
Naina Peak ©
Naina Peak

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nights
Joshimath

Joshimath ©
Jyotirmath, also known as Joshimath is a city and a municipal board in Chamoli District in the Indian state of Uttarakhand. Discover out-of-the-way places like Valley of flowers - Hemkunt Sahib and Auli. Escape the urban bustle at Gorson Bugyal and Hemkund Lake. Go for a jaunt from Joshimath to Chamoli to see Hemkund Sahib about 1h 25 min away. It doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Joshimath and witness a stunning natural landmark at Tapovan Hot Springs.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Joshimath travel route site .

Traveling by car from Nainital to Joshimath takes 8.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel to Mussoorie.

Things to do in Joshimath

#Nature, #Parks, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Chamoli, Gorson Bugyal
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Auli ©
Auli
Gorson Bugyal ©
Gorson Bugyal
Hemkund Lake ©
Hemkund Lake

1
night
Mussoorie

Mussoorie ©
The self-styled "Queen of Hill Stations," Mussoorie features scenery that can be spoken of in regal terms.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Mon): admire the sheer force of Kempty Falls, then take in the dramatic natural features at The Camel Rock, then hike along Camel's Back Road, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Mussoorie Christ Church. Here are some ideas for day two: take a peaceful walk through Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve, tour the pleasant surroundings at Gun Hill, then take in nature's colorful creations at Municipal Garden, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tibetan Buddhist Temple.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Mussoorie trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Joshimath to Mussoorie in 10 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can drive to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Mussoorie

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

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Tibetan Buddhist Temple
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Kempty Falls ©
Kempty Falls
Camel's Back Road ©
Camel's Back Road
Gun Hill ©
Gun Hill

2
nights
Rishikesh

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
On the 2nd (Wed), take in the views from Lakshman Jhula, then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers. On the next day, explore the fascinating underground world of Vashishta Gufa, add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then steep yourself in history at The Beatles Ashram.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Rishikesh sightseeing planner .

You can drive from Mussoorie to Rishikesh in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rishikesh

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Spas & Wellness
River Rafting & Tubing
Kayaking & Canoeing

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