6 days in Rishikesh & New Delhi Itinerary

6 days in Rishikesh & New Delhi Itinerary

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6 days in Rishikesh & New Delhi Itinerary

New Delhi
Fly + taxi:  2​h 30​min
Rishikesh
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  2​h 30​min
New Delhi
— 3 nights
New Delhi

2
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Rishikesh

Rishikesh
Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
You've now added River Rafting & Tubing to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ram Jhula, then snap pictures at Lakshman Jhula, and then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Ganga Aarti at Triveni Ghat, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mansa Devi Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Har ki Pauri, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ganga Aarti at Haridwar.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Rishikesh travel planner.

New Delhi to Rishikesh is an approximately 2.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Historic Sites Outdoors Adventure

Side Trip

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

4
days
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.
New Delhi is known for historic sites, parks, shopping, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Humayun's Tomb, steep yourself in history at Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, enjoy breathtaking views from Qutub Minar, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the New Delhi trip planner .

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Rishikesh to New Delhi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New Delhi

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Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
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Swaminarayan Akshardham

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