3 days in New Delhi, Rishikesh & Haridwar Itinerary

3 days in New Delhi, Rishikesh & Haridwar Itinerary

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3 days in New Delhi, Rishikesh & Haridwar Itinerary

New Delhi
New Delhi
— 1 night
Fly + taxi:  2​h 30​min
Rishikesh
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
Haridwar
— Few hours
taxi + Fly:  2​h 45​min
New Delhi

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New Delhi

New Delhi ©
Designed by notable English architects and proclaimed India's capital in 1931, New Delhi sits in the middle of a sprawling metropolitan area with a population of over 25 million.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): enjoy breathtaking views from Qutub Minar, then admire the striking features of Rashtrapati Bhavan, then contemplate the long history of Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Humayun's Tomb.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the New Delhi attractions site .

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to New Delhi. In November in New Delhi, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Rishikesh.

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Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Gurudwara Bangla Sahib ©
Gurudwara Bangla Sahib

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Rishikesh

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): get outside with Outdoor Activities and then take in the views from Lakshman Jhula.

For more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Rishikesh route planner.

Do a combination of flight and taxi from New Delhi to Rishikesh in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can go by car to Haridwar.

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River Rafting & Tubing
Lakshman Jhula ©
Lakshman Jhula

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Haridwar

Haridwar
An ancient city on the banks of the Ganges, Haridwar has been an important Hindu pilgrimage center since time immemorial.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Har ki Pauri, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Ganga Aarti at Haridwar, then make a trip to Shanti Kunj Gayatri Parivar Haridwar, and finally explore and take pictures at Gurukul Kangri University.

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Haridwar is just a short distance from Rishikesh. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

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Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
Har ki Pauri ©
Har ki Pauri
Gurukul Kangri University ©
Gurukul Kangri University

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