11 days in India Itinerary

11 days in India Itinerary

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11 days in India Itinerary

Start: Pune
Fly:  5 h 15 min
1
Mussoorie
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Rishikesh
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
3
Haridwar
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
4
Jim Corbett National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  8 h
5
Kedarnath
— 1 day
Drive:  3 h
6
Badrinath
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
7
Joshimath
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
8
Kausani
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
9
Nainital
— 1 night
Taxi + Fly:  6 h 15 min
End: Pune

1
night
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 29th (Fri): take in the dramatic scenery at Kempty Falls.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Mussoorie trip planning app .

Pune to Mussoorie is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to drive to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Mussoorie

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tibetan Buddhist Temple
Highlights from your plan
Kempty Falls ©
Kempty Falls
Lal Tibba ©
Lal Tibba
Company Garden ©
Company Garden

2
nights
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 31st (Sun): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, snap pictures at Ram Jhula, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Triveni Ghat. Keep things going the next day: take in the views from Lakshman Jhula, look for gifts at Cooking Masala, then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and finally steep yourself in history at The Beatles Ashram.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Rishikesh trip website .

Getting from Mussoorie to Rishikesh by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Haridwar.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Adventure Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Triveni Ghat ©
Triveni Ghat
Spas & Wellness

1
night
Haridwar

Haridwar ©
An ancient city on the banks of the Ganges, Haridwar has been an important Hindu pilgrimage center since time immemorial.
On the 2nd (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Har ki Pauri, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ganga Aarti at Haridwar, and then admire the natural beauty at Swami Vivekanand Park.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Haridwar tour itinerary website .

Haridwar is just a stone's throw from Rishikesh. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can travel to Jim Corbett National Park.

Things to do in Haridwar

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks
Highlights from your plan
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar ©
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
Har ki Pauri ©
Har ki Pauri
Swami Vivekanand Park ©
Swami Vivekanand Park

1
night
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 3rd (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Durga Mandir Temple, don't miss a visit to Garjiya Devi Temple, and then explore the activities along Kosi River.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Jim Corbett National Park trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Haridwar to Jim Corbett National Park with the Route module. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Kedarnath.

Things to do in Jim Corbett National Park

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Kosi River ©
Kosi River
Garjiya Devi Temple ©
Garjiya Devi Temple
Durga Mandir Temple ©
Durga Mandir Temple

1
day
Kedarnath

Kedarnath ©
Kedarnath is a town located in the Indian state of Uttarakhand and has gained importance because of Kedarnath Temple. On the 4th (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at Kedarnath Wildlife Sanctuary, appreciate the history behind Shankaracharya Samadhi, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kedarnath Mandir.

To see other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Kedarnath trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Jim Corbett National Park to Kedarnath with the Route module. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel to Badrinath.

Things to do in Kedarnath

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kedarnath Wildlife Sanctuary
Highlights from your plan
Kedarnath Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Kedarnath Wildlife Sanctuary
Kedarnath Mandir ©
Kedarnath Mandir
Shankaracharya Samadhi ©
Shankaracharya Samadhi

1
night
Badrinath

Badrinath ©
Badrinath is a holy town and a nagar panchayat in Chamoli district in the state of Uttarakhand, India. On the 5th (Fri), contemplate the long history of Bheem Pul, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shri Badrinath Ji Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tapt Kund, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Brahma Kapal.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Badrinath holiday builder site .

Explore your travel options from Kedarnath to Badrinath with the Route module. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Joshimath.

Things to do in Badrinath

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Shri Badrinath Ji Temple ©
Shri Badrinath Ji Temple
Tapt Kund ©
Tapt Kund
Bheem Pul ©
Bheem Pul

1
night
Joshimath

Joshimath ©
Jyotirmath, also known as Joshimath is a city and a municipal board in Chamoli District in the Indian state of Uttarakhand. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at Gorson Bugyal, then head outdoors with Auli, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Joshimath.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Joshimath tour planner .

You can drive from Badrinath to Joshimath in 2 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel to Kausani.

Things to do in Joshimath

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trips

Chamoli, Gorson Bugyal
Highlights from your plan
Auli ©
Auli
Gorson Bugyal ©
Gorson Bugyal
Joshimath ©
Joshimath

1
night
Kausani

Kausani
The small hill station of Kausani offers such stunning views of the nearby Himalayas, Mahatma Gandhi once called it the "Switzerland of India." Although Kausani tourism sector provides a vital source of income for the locals, the remote outpost never feels too crowded with foreigners.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Rudrahari Mahadev Temple, look and learn at Stargate Observatory, steep yourself in history at Anasakti Ashram, then take in nature's colorful creations at Kausani Tea Estate, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Baijnath Temple.

Plan a Kausani trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Joshimath to Kausani takes 7 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Nainital.

Things to do in Kausani

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Baijnath Temple
Baijnath Temple
Rudrahari Mahadev Temple ©
Rudrahari Mahadev Temple
Anasakti Ashram ©
Anasakti Ashram

1
night
Nainital

Nainital ©
The popular hill station of Nainital was named after the pear-shaped lake around which the resort town has evolved.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Goddess Naina Devi, explore the activities along Nainital Lake, and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at High Altitude Zoo.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Nainital route builder site .

Traveling by car from Kausani to Nainital takes 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nainital

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Nature
Highlights from your plan
Nainital Lake ©
Nainital Lake
Goddess Naina Devi ©
Goddess Naina Devi
High Altitude Zoo ©
High Altitude Zoo

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