11 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

11 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

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11 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  5​h
1
Mussoorie
— 3 nights
taxi + bus:  1​h 45​min
2
Haridwar
— 4 nights
Drive:  45​min
3
Rishikesh
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Mumbai

3
nights
Mussoorie

Mussoorie ©
The self-styled "Queen of Hill Stations," Mussoorie features scenery that can be spoken of in regal terms.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Gun Hill and Tibetan Buddhist Temple. Get outdoors at Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve and The Camel Rock. Venture out of the city with trips to Dehradun (Shri Parkasheshwar Mahadev Mandir, Pacific Mall, & more) and Robber's Cave, Gucchu Paani (in Malsi). The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Kempty Falls, stroll through Camel's Back Road, look for gifts at Himalayan Weavers, and get some fabulous bargains at A Prakash and Co.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Mussoorie trip planner .

Mumbai to Mussoorie is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Haridwar.

Things to do in Mussoorie

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Dehradun, Robber's Cave, Gucchu Paani, Himalayan Weavers
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Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve ©
Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve
Kempty Falls ©
Kempty Falls
Camel's Back Road ©
Camel's Back Road

4
nights
Haridwar

Haridwar ©
An ancient city on the banks of the Ganges, Haridwar has been an important Hindu pilgrimage center since time immemorial.
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar and Har ki Pauri are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Your inner history buff will appreciate Mansa Devi Temple and Chandi Devi Temple. And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Swami Vivekanand Park, buy something for everyone on your list at The Pentagon Mall, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pawan Dham, and explore the activities along Vishnu Ghat.

Discover how to plan a Haridwar trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by combination of taxi and bus from Mussoorie to Haridwar takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Haridwar

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Mindrolling Monastery
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Ganga Aarti at Haridwar ©
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
Har ki Pauri ©
Har ki Pauri
Mansa Devi Temple ©
Mansa Devi Temple

3
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 4th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Triveni Ghat, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Triveni Ghat, then take in the views from Ram Jhula, and finally relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour. On the 5th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: buy something for everyone on your list at Shiv Gauri Pashmina World, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then steep yourself in history at The Beatles Ashram, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parmath Niketan Temple.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Rishikesh road trip site .

Traveling by car from Haridwar to Rishikesh takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. On the 6th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Triveni Ghat, Shri Neelkanth Mahadev Temple
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Spas
River Rafting & Tubing
Triveni Ghat ©
Triveni Ghat

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