10 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

10 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

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Fly to Dehra Dun, Taxi to Lansdowne
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Lansdowne
— 1 night
Drive
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Rishikesh
— 3 nights
Drive
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Dehradun
— 1 night
Drive
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Mussoorie
— 3 nights
Fly
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Nainital
— 1 night
Fly

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Lansdowne

Whereas many cooler-climed hill stations have acquired a touristy atmosphere, tiny Lansdowne represents a much quieter, less commercialized reprieve from the heat.
On the 1st (Thu), browse for treasures at Lansdowne Trip - Travel Cafe. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri): admire the verdant scenery at Har Ki Dun Valley, then learn about all things military at Garhwali Mess, and then see the interesting displays at Darwan Singh Museum.

To find photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Lansdowne day trip planner.

Bhopal to Lansdowne is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can drive to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Lansdowne

Museums · Nightlife · Shopping · Parks

Side Trip

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nights
Rishikesh

Yoganagari

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
Get some historical perspective at Ganga Aarti at Haridwar and Triveni Ghat. Visiting River Rafting & Tubing and Yoga Vidya Mandiram will get you outdoors. Take a break from Rishikesh with a short trip to Har ki Pauri in Haridwar, about 42 minutes away. There's lots more to do: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, snap pictures at Lakshman Jhula Bridge, and shake up your sightseeing with Himalayas Adventure.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Rishikesh itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Lansdowne to Rishikesh takes 4 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Dehradun.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

Side Trips

1
night
Dehradun

Doon City

Located in a forested valley, Dehradun stands as a gateway to the hill stations and pilgrimage sites higher up.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Subir Raha Oil Museum, get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, and then surround yourself with nature on Uatrips.com.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Dehradun trip planner.

Getting from Rishikesh to Dehradun by car takes about 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Mussoorie.

Things to do in Dehradun

Outdoors · Tours · Museums · Wildlife

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nights
Mussoorie

Queen of Hill Stations

The self-styled "Queen of Hill Stations," Mussoorie features scenery that can be spoken of in regal terms.
Let the collections at SOHAM Himalayan Centre and Mussoorie Heritage Centre capture your imagination. Shop till you drop at Cambridge Book Depot and A Prakash and Co. There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve, get a new perspective on nature at Kasmanda Palace, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and trek along Camel's Back Road.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Mussoorie tour planner.

Traveling by car from Dehradun to Mussoorie takes 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Nainital.

Things to do in Mussoorie

Parks · Museums · Nature · Spas

1
night
Nainital

The popular hill station of Nainital was named after the pear-shaped lake around which the resort town has evolved.
On the 10th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Ghorakhal Golu Devta Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Goddess Naina Devi, then contemplate the waterfront views at Nainital Lake, and finally look for gifts at The Pahari Store.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Nainital day trip app.

Traveling by flight from Mussoorie to Nainital takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nainital

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Shopping

Side Trip

Uttarakhand travel guide

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Sacred & Religious Sites · Bodies of Water · Waterfalls
Land of Gods
Called the "Land of Gods" thanks to its many temples and notable pilgrimage sites, Uttarakhand appeals to tourists interested in taking a spiritual journey through an awe-inspiring Himalayan landscape. A comprehensive Uttarakhand tour encompasses everything from colonial-era hill stations and thriving cities, to protected wildlife areas and holiday towns with every amenity under the sun. Many come to discover the dramatic mountainous terrain dotted with sacred lakes and rivers--featuring prominently in the great epics "Mahabharata" and "Ramayana--while others take a trip to Uttarakhand for a chance to spot snow leopards and Bengal tigers.