10 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

10 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

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10 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly:  27​h
1
Dehradun
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Rishikesh
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Mussoorie
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  28​h
End: Newark

2
nights
Dehradun

Located in a forested valley, Dehradun stands as a gateway to the hill stations and pilgrimage sites higher up.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tibetan Buddhist Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shri Parkasheshwar Mahadev Mandir, then deepen your understanding at Forest Research Institute, then deepen your understanding at Indian Military Academy, and finally make a trip to Mahasu Devta Mandir. Here are some ideas for day two: shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shiv Mandir, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santala Devi Temple.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Dehradun visit planning site .

Newark, USA to Dehradun is an approximately 27-hour flight. Traveling from Newark to Dehradun, you'll lose 10 hours due to the time zone difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can go by car to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Dehradun

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mahasu Devta Mandir
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Climbing Tours
Forest Research Institute ©
Forest Research Institute
Tibetan Buddhist Temple ©
Tibetan Buddhist Temple

3
nights
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: Ganga Aarti at Haridwar (in Haridwar) and Shri Badrinath Ji Temple (in Badrinath). Next up on the itinerary: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Triveni Ghat, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and snap pictures at Ram Jhula.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Rishikesh trip itinerary builder .

Drive from Dehradun to Rishikesh in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Mussoorie.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Historic Sites Adventure Outdoors

Side Trips

Shri Neelkanth Mahadev Temple, Shri Badrinath Ji Temple, Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
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River Rafting & Tubing
Spas
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar ©
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar

2
nights
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 30th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre, head outdoors with The Real Adventure Sports - Sky Walk, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Kempty Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Sun): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then hike along Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve, then stop by Himalayan Weavers, and finally get some fabulous bargains at A Prakash and Co.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Mussoorie itinerary builder website .

Drive from Rishikesh to Mussoorie in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mussoorie

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve ©
Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve
Kempty Falls ©
Kempty Falls
SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre ©
SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre

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