10 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

10 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Haridwar
— 2 nights
2
Mussoorie
— 2 nights
3
Nainital
— 2 nights
4
Jim Corbett National Park
— 2 nights
5
Lansdowne
— 1 night

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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.
Visit Ganga Aarti at Haridwar and Shri Vyas Ashram for their historical value. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Har ki Pauri and Kamraj-ki-Kali Temple. Change things up with a short trip to Triveni Ghat in Rishikesh (about 50 minutes away). It doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Mansa Devi Temple and admire the natural beauty at Swami Vivekanand Park.

For reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Haridwar day trip tool.

New Delhi to Haridwar is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Mussoorie.

Things to do in Haridwar

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Triveni Ghat, Chaitanya Mutt
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Ganga Aarti at Haridwar ©
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
Har ki Pauri ©
Har ki Pauri
Triveni Ghat ©
Triveni Ghat

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Mussoorie

Mussoorie ©
The self-styled "Queen of Hill Stations," Mussoorie features scenery that can be spoken of in regal terms.
On the 16th (Thu), explore the world behind art at SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre, take an in-depth tour of Mussoorie Heritage Centre, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Kellogg Memorial Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Gun Hill, look for gifts at Classic Emporium, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Kempty Falls, and finally get a new perspective on nature at Kasmanda Palace.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Mussoorie trip builder website.

You can do a combination of train and taxi from Haridwar to Mussoorie in 2.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Nainital.

Things to do in Mussoorie

Parks Museums Nature
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SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre ©
SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre
Kempty Falls ©
Kempty Falls
Gun Hill ©
Gun Hill

2
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Nainital

Nainital ©
The popular hill station of Nainital was named after the pear-shaped lake around which the resort town has evolved.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Karkotaka Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ghorakhal Golu Devta Temple, thenexplore the activities along Nainital Lake, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Goddess Naina Devi. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Sonanadi Wildlife Sanctuary, thencontemplate the long history of Jama Masjid Mosque, thenidentify plant and animal life at Pangot and Kilbury Bird Sanctuary, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Naina Devi Temple.

To see reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Nainital planning website.

Traveling by flight from Mussoorie to Nainital takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Jim Corbett National Park.

Things to do in Nainital

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Karkotaka Temple, Naina Devi Temple, Ghorakhal Golu Devta Temple
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Nainital Lake ©
Nainital Lake
Goddess Naina Devi ©
Goddess Naina Devi
Ghorakhal Golu Devta Temple ©
Ghorakhal Golu Devta Temple

2
nights
Jim Corbett National Park

Jim Corbett National Park ©
The oldest national park in the country, Jim Corbett National Park brings in thousands of wildlife enthusiasts each year.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Sitabani Temple and then identify plant and animal life at Durga Devi Zone.

Plan my day in Jim Corbett National Park using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Nainital to Jim Corbett National Park in 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel to Lansdowne.

Things to do in Jim Corbett National Park

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Durga Devi Zone ©
Durga Devi Zone
Sitabani Temple ©
Sitabani Temple

1
night
Lansdowne

Lansdowne ©
Whereas many cooler-climed hill stations have acquired a touristy atmosphere, tiny Lansdowne represents a much quieter, less commercialized reprieve from the heat.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): brush up on your military savvy at Garhwali Mess, thenadmire the verdant scenery at Har Ki Dun Valley, and then examine the collection at Darwan Singh Museum.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Lansdowne online vacation maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Jim Corbett National Park to Lansdowne. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Lansdowne

Museums Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Har Ki Dun Valley
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Har Ki Dun Valley ©
Har Ki Dun Valley

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