21 days in India Itinerary

21 days in India Itinerary

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21 days in India Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly + taxi:  3​h
Mussoorie
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Rishikesh
— 6 nights
Drive:  30​min
Haridwar
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Nainital
— 4 nights
taxi + Fly:  4​h
End: New Delhi

5
nights
Mussoorie

Mussoorie ©
The self-styled "Queen of Hill Stations," Mussoorie features scenery that can be spoken of in regal terms.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Mussoorie: Paonta Sahib (Simbalwara Wildlife Sanctuary & Gurudwara Paonta Sahib) and Dhanaulti (Surkhanda Devi Temple & Eco Park). And it doesn't end there: admire the sheer force of Kempty Falls, get great views at Cloud's End, head outdoors with Camel's Back Road, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Company Garden.

To see traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Mussoorie online visit planner .

New Delhi to Mussoorie is an approximately 3-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Mussoorie

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Nature

Side Trips

Dhanaulti, Paonta Sahib, Dehradun District, Tibetan Buddhist Temple
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Kempty Falls ©
Kempty Falls
Company Garden ©
Company Garden
Lal Tibba ©
Lal Tibba

6
nights
Rishikesh

Rishikesh ©
Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rishikesh: Shri Badrinath Ji Temple (in Badrinath) and Kalpeshwar Temple (in Garhwal). There's still lots to do: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, take in the spiritual surroundings of Parmath Niketan Temple, take in the views from Ram Jhula, and steep yourself in history at The Beatles Ashram.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Rishikesh trip planner .

Traveling by car from Mussoorie to Rishikesh takes 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can go by car to Haridwar.

Things to do in Rishikesh

#Historic Sites, #Outdoors, #Tours

Side Trips

Kalpeshwar Temple, Shri Badrinath Ji Temple
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Lakshman Jhula ©
Lakshman Jhula
River Rafting & Tubing
Shri Badrinath Ji Temple ©
Shri Badrinath Ji Temple

5
nights
Haridwar

Haridwar ©
An ancient city on the banks of the Ganges, Haridwar has been an important Hindu pilgrimage center since time immemorial.
Go for a jaunt from Haridwar to Roorkee to see Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee about 1h 10 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Har ki Pauri, browse the different shops at The Pentagon Mall, catch a live event at Patanjali Yog Peeth, and identify plant and animal life at Neel Dhara Pakshi Vihar.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Haridwar trip itinerary builder site .

Haridwar is just a stone's throw from Rishikesh. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to drive to Nainital.

Things to do in Haridwar

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Wildlife

Side Trip

Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
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Har ki Pauri ©
Har ki Pauri
Mansa Devi Temple ©
Mansa Devi Temple

4
nights
Nainital

Nainital ©
The popular hill station of Nainital was named after the pear-shaped lake around which the resort town has evolved.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Nainital: Naukuchiatal Lake (in Naukuchiatal), Jim Corbett National Park (Corbett Falls & Garjiya Devi Temple) and Bhimtal (Bhimtal Island Aquarium & Bhimtal Lake). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Nainital Lake, make a trip to Lands End, take in the dramatic natural features at Tiffin Top (Dorothy's Seat), and admire the natural beauty at Eco Cave Gardens.

To see more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Nainital trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Haridwar to Nainital takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nainital

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Bhimtal, Jim Corbett National Park, Naukuchiatal Lake
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Nainital Lake ©
Nainital Lake
Goddess Naina Devi ©
Goddess Naina Devi
High Altitude Zoo ©
High Altitude Zoo

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