5 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

5 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

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5 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

New Delhi
Fly + taxi:  3​h
Mussoorie
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Rishikesh
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
Nainital
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  4​h
New Delhi

1
day
Mussoorie

Mussoorie ©
The self-styled "Queen of Hill Stations," Mussoorie features scenery that can be spoken of in regal terms.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): stroll through Company Garden and then admire the sheer force of Kempty Falls.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Mussoorie trip planner .

New Delhi to Mussoorie is an approximately 3-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Rishikesh.

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Kempty Falls ©
Kempty Falls
Company Garden ©
Company Garden

2
days
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 14th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ram Jhula, then take in the views from Lakshman Jhula, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ganga Aarti at Triveni Ghat, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mansa Devi Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Har ki Pauri, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Ganga Aarti at Haridwar.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Rishikesh trip planner .

Traveling by car from Mussoorie to Rishikesh takes 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Nainital.

Things to do in Rishikesh

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Haridwar
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River Rafting & Tubing
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar ©
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
Lakshman Jhula ©
Lakshman Jhula

2
days
Nainital

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 16th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Goddess Naina Devi and then contemplate the waterfront views at Nainital Lake. Keep things going the next day: admire nature's wide array of creatures at High Altitude Zoo, then take in nature's colorful creations at Eco Cave Gardens, and then explore the striking landscape at Tiffin Top (Dorothy's Seat).

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Nainital trip planner .

You can drive from Rishikesh to Nainital in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

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Nainital Lake ©
Nainital Lake
Goddess Naina Devi ©
Goddess Naina Devi
High Altitude Zoo ©
High Altitude Zoo

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