11 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

11 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

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11 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  4​h 30​min
1
Rishikesh
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Mussoorie
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Uttarkashi
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 30​min
4
Badrinath
— 1 night
Drive:  8​h
5
Almora
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
Nainital
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Mumbai

2
nights
Rishikesh

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
Get some cultural insight at Ganga Aarti at Haridwar and Triveni Ghat. Visiting River Rafting & Tubing and Rajaji National Park will get you outdoors. Step out of Rishikesh to go to Haridwar and see Har ki Pauri, which is approximately 42 minutes away. There's much more to do: relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, take in the views from Ram Jhula, and look for gifts at Cooking Masala.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Rishikesh road trip planner .

Mumbai to Rishikesh is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Mussoorie.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Haridwar, Rajaji National Park
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River Rafting & Tubing
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar ©
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
Har ki Pauri ©
Har ki Pauri

2
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 18th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Tibetan Buddhist Temple, steep yourself in history at Gun Hill, hike along Camel's Back Road, then take in the dramatic natural features at The Camel Rock, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Kempty Falls. On the 19th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre, make a trip to Lal Tibba, then stop by Purkal Stree Shakti Samiti, then don't miss a visit to Mussoorie Lake, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Company Garden.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Mussoorie online day trip planner .

You can drive from Rishikesh to Mussoorie in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel to Uttarkashi.

Things to do in Mussoorie

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Purkal Stree Shakti Samiti, Tibetan Buddhist Temple
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Kempty Falls ©
Kempty Falls
SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre ©
SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre
Camel's Back Road ©
Camel's Back Road

1
night
Uttarkashi

Uttarkashi
Uttarkashi, meaning Kashi of the north, is a town in Uttarakhand, India. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Vishwanath Temple, explore the activities along Dodi Tal Lake, take in the spiritual surroundings of Duryodhana Temple, then don't miss a visit to Jalmagna (Submerged) Shivling, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Govind Pashu Vihar Wildlife Sanctuary.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Uttarkashi trip planner .

Drive from Mussoorie to Uttarkashi in 4 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel to Badrinath.

Things to do in Uttarkashi

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Govind Pashu Vihar Wildlife Sanctuary, Vishwanath Temple

1
night
Badrinath

Badrinath ©
Badrinath is a holy town and a nagar panchayat in Chamoli district in the state of Uttarakhand, India. On the 21st (Thu), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Valley of flowers - Hemkunt Sahib. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Valley of Flowers National Park.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Badrinath visit planner.

You can drive from Uttarkashi to Badrinath in 11.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel to Almora.

Things to do in Badrinath

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Valley of flowers - Hemkunt Sahib, Valley of Flowers National Park
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Valley of Flowers National Park ©
Valley of Flowers National Park

1
day
Almora

Almora ©
Almora is a municipal board and a cantonment town in the Almora district in the state of Uttarakhand, India. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): explore the fascinating underground world of Pre-Historic Painted Rock Shelter, contemplate the long history of Dwarahat Village, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chitai Temple, then look for all kinds of wild species at Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kasar Devi.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Almora route planning site .

Traveling by car from Badrinath to Almora takes 10 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Nainital.

Things to do in Almora

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary
Highlights from your plan
Chitai Temple ©
Chitai Temple
Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary
Kasar Devi ©
Kasar Devi

2
nights
Nainital

Nainital ©
The popular hill station of Nainital was named after the pear-shaped lake around which the resort town has evolved.
On the 24th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of Goddess Naina Devi, then explore the activities along Nainital Lake, then tour the pleasant surroundings at High Altitude Zoo, and finally identify plant and animal life at Sonanadi Wildlife Sanctuary. On the next day, get great views at Snow View Point, admire the natural beauty at Eco Cave Gardens, and then appreciate the history behind Tiffin Top (Dorothy's Seat).

To find maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Nainital online trip builder .

Getting from Almora to Nainital by car takes about 2 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nainital

Parks Wildlife Nature
Highlights from your plan
Nainital Lake ©
Nainital Lake
Goddess Naina Devi ©
Goddess Naina Devi
Tiffin Top (Dorothy's Seat) ©
Tiffin Top (Dorothy's Seat)

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