11 days in India Itinerary

11 days in India Itinerary

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11 days in India Itinerary

Start: Kolkata (Calcutta)
Fly:  6​h
1
Haridwar
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
2
Rishikesh
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Mussoorie
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
4
Uttarkashi
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
5
Dehradun
— 2 nights
train:  36​h
End: Kolkata (Calcutta)

2
nights
Haridwar

Haridwar ©
An ancient city on the banks of the Ganges, Haridwar has been an important Hindu pilgrimage center since time immemorial.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Chandi Devi Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Har ki Pauri, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chaitanya Mutt, then don't miss a visit to Shanti Kunj Gayatri Parivar Haridwar, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mansa Devi Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Ganga Aarti at Haridwar. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Sun): admire the natural beauty at Swami Vivekanand Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamraj-ki-Kali Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shravanathji's Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bharat Mata Mandir, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shri Vyas Ashram, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Adhbut Temple.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Haridwar trip planner .

Kolkata (Calcutta) to Haridwar is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Haridwar

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Roorkee, Chaitanya Mutt, Bharat Mata Mandir
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Ganga Aarti at Haridwar ©
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
Daksheshwar Mahadev ©
Daksheshwar Mahadev
Shanti Kunj Gayatri Parivar Haridwar ©

1
day
Rishikesh

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Triveni Ghat, take in the dramatic scenery at Neer Garh Waterfall, Rishikesh, look for gifts at Shiv Gauri Pashmina World, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Patna Waterfalls.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Rishikesh road trip planning tool .

Drive from Haridwar to Rishikesh in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Mussoorie.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Nature Parks Adventure
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River Rafting & Tubing
Vashishta Gufa ©
Vashishta Gufa
Spas

3
nights
Mussoorie

Mussoorie ©
The self-styled "Queen of Hill Stations," Mussoorie features scenery that can be spoken of in regal terms.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Nag Tibba, admire the sheer force of Kempty Falls, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santura Devi Temple, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Church, Landour, then make a trip to Lal Tibba, and finally delve into the lush surroundings at Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Benog Wildlife Sanctuary, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mussoorie Christ Church, head outdoors with SKY WALK Dhanaulti, stop by Cambridge Book Depot, then head outdoors with Camel's Back Road, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Gun Hill.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Mussoorie road trip planner .

You can drive from Rishikesh to Mussoorie in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Uttarkashi.

Things to do in Mussoorie

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Nag Tibba
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Company Garden ©
Company Garden
Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve ©
Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve
Nag Tibba ©
Nag Tibba

2
nights
Uttarkashi

Uttarkashi ©
Uttarkashi, meaning Kashi of the north, is a town in Uttarakhand, India. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): make a trip to Dayara Bugyal, explore the activities along Dodi Taal, and then explore the activities along Nachiketa Tal. On the 6th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Govind Pashu Vihar Wildlife Sanctuary, make a trip to Jalmagna (Submerged) Shivling, explore the activities along Dodi Tal Lake, take in the spiritual surroundings of Duryodhana Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kuteti Devi Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vishwanath Temple.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Uttarkashi trip planner .

Traveling by car from Mussoorie to Uttarkashi takes 4 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Dehradun.

Things to do in Uttarkashi

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Vishwanath Temple, Govind Pashu Vihar Wildlife Sanctuary
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Vishwanath Temple ©
Vishwanath Temple
Dayara Bugyal ©
Dayara Bugyal
Dodi Taal ©
Dodi Taal

2
nights
Dehradun

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 7th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mindrolling Monastery, explore the fascinating underground world of Robber's Cave, Gucchu Paani, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sai Darbar Temple, then don't miss a visit to Maldevta, Picknic Spot, Dehradun, then browse the different shops at Pacific Mall, and finally gain insight at Indian Military Academy. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ram Rai Darbar, shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, stroll around MDDA Park, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shiv Mandir, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Tibetan Buddhist Temple.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Dehradun online journey planner .

You can drive from Uttarkashi to Dehradun in 5 hours. You will have some time to spend on the 9th (Mon) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Dehradun

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Dehradun District, Robber's Cave, Gucchu Paani, Maldevta, Picknic Spot, Dehradun
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Climbing Tours
Tibetan Buddhist Temple ©
Tibetan Buddhist Temple
Indian Military Academy ©
Indian Military Academy

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