10 days in Rishikesh, Nainital & Ranikhet Itinerary

10 days in Rishikesh, Nainital & Ranikhet Itinerary

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10 days in Rishikesh, Nainital & Ranikhet Itinerary

Ranikhet
Drive:  7​h
Rishikesh
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
Nainital
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Ranikhet
— 6 nights
Ranikhet

2
days
Rishikesh

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
On the 3rd (Thu), relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Vashishta Gufa and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kunjapuri Devi Temple.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Rishikesh online attractions planner .

Ranikhet to Rishikesh is an approximately 7.5-hour car ride. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Nainital.

Things to do in Rishikesh

#Tours, #Outdoors, #Adventure
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Spas & Wellness
River Rafting & Tubing
Kunjapuri Devi Temple ©
Kunjapuri Devi Temple

2
days
Nainital

Nainital ©
The popular hill station of Nainital was named after the pear-shaped lake around which the resort town has evolved.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): explore the activities along Nainital Lake, then admire the striking features of Nainital Governor's House, and then identify plant and animal life at Pangot and Kilbury Bird Sanctuary. On the 6th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Hanuman Temple, then meet the residents at High Altitude Zoo, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Goddess Naina Devi, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hanuman Garhi.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Nainital online travel route planner .

Traveling by car from Rishikesh to Nainital takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Ranikhet.

Things to do in Nainital

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Hanuman Garhi, Hanuman Temple
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Nainital Lake ©
Nainital Lake
Hanuman Temple ©
Hanuman Temple
Goddess Naina Devi ©
Goddess Naina Devi

6
days
Ranikhet

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Ranikhet is a hill station and cantonment town in Almora district in the Indian state of Uttarakhand. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Chitai Temple and Haidakhan Babaji Temple. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ranikhet: Kausani (Rudrahari Mahadev Temple & Rudradhari Falls & Caves), Jageshwar (Jageshwar Temple & Mrityunjaya Temple) and Almora (Bright End Corner, Nanda Devi Temple, & more). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Jhula Devi Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ram Mandir, tee off at Golf Ground Ranikhet, and explore the activities along Rani Jheel.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Ranikhet planner .

You can drive from Nainital to Ranikhet in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ranikhet

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Nature

Side Trips

Almora, Jageshwar, Kausani
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Chitai Temple ©
Chitai Temple
Golf Ground Ranikhet ©
Golf Ground Ranikhet
Kasar Devi ©
Kasar Devi

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