10 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

10 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Surat
Fly:  5 h 45 min
1
Mussoorie
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Rishikesh
— 4 nights
Fly + Taxi:  4 h 45 min
3
Nainital
— 3 nights
Taxi + Fly:  6 h
End: Surat

2
nights
Mussoorie

Mussoorie ©
The self-styled "Queen of Hill Stations," Mussoorie features scenery that can be spoken of in regal terms.
On the 29th (Wed), take an in-depth tour of Mussoorie Heritage Centre. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Thu): make a trip to Lal Tibba, then admire the sheer force of Kempty Falls, and then walk around Company Garden.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Mussoorie trip itinerary site.

Surat to Mussoorie is an approximately 6- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Mussoorie

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Dehradun, Tapkeshwar Temple
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Kempty Falls ©
Kempty Falls
Indian Military Academy ©
Indian Military Academy
Tibetan Buddhist Temple ©
Tibetan Buddhist Temple

4
nights
Rishikesh

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Vashishta Gufa and Birla Ghat. Explore Rishikesh's surroundings by going to Haridwar (Har ki Pauri & Ganga Aarti at Haridwar). Next up on the itinerary: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kunjapuri Devi Temple, snap pictures at Ram Jhula, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Rishikesh trip planner.

Getting from Mussoorie to Rishikesh by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Nainital.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Historic Sites Adventure Outdoors

Side Trip

Haridwar
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River Rafting & Tubing
Spas
Vashishta Gufa ©
Vashishta Gufa

3
nights
Nainital

Nainital ©
The popular hill station of Nainital was named after the pear-shaped lake around which the resort town has evolved.
Explore hidden gems such as Pangot and Kilbury Bird Sanctuary and Naina Peak. Explore Nainital's surroundings by going to Naukuchiatal Lake (in Naukuchiatal) and Bhimtal Island Aquarium (in Bhimtal). And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Neeb Karori Kainchi Dham, steep yourself in history at Jama Masjid Mosque, contemplate the waterfront views at Nainital Lake, and admire the striking features of Governor's House Raj Bhawan.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Nainital sightseeing planner.

Getting from Rishikesh to Nainital by combination of flight and taxi takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nainital

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Ghorakhal Golu Devta Temple, Naukuchiatal Lake, Bhimtal Island Aquarium
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Nainital Lake ©
Nainital Lake
Pangot and Kilbury Bird Sanctuary ©
Pangot and Kilbury Bird Sanctuary
Naukuchiatal Lake ©
Naukuchiatal Lake

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