11 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

11 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Uttarakhand trip itinerary builder

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

11 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

Start: Kolkata (Calcutta)
Fly + taxi:  8​h 30​min
1
Nainital
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Jim Corbett National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  8​h 45​min
3
Badrinath
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h
4
Kedarnath
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 15​min
5
Mussoorie
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Dehradun
— 1 night
bus:  1​h
7
Haridwar
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
8
Rishikesh
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Kolkata (Calcutta)

1
night
Nainital

Nainital ©
The popular hill station of Nainital was named after the pear-shaped lake around which the resort town has evolved.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at High Altitude Zoo, then stroll around Eco Cave Gardens, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Goddess Naina Devi, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Nainital Lake.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Nainital trip planner .

Kolkata (Calcutta) to Nainital is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel to Jim Corbett National Park.

Things to do in Nainital

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

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 19th (Thu): make a trip to Garjiya Devi Temple, contemplate the waterfront views at Kosi River, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Durga Mandir Temple.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Jim Corbett National Park day trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Nainital to Jim Corbett National Park. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Badrinath.

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
Badrinath

Badrinath ©
Badrinath is a holy town and a nagar panchayat in Chamoli district in the state of Uttarakhand, India. On the 20th (Fri), steep yourself in history at Bheem Pul and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shri Badrinath Ji Temple.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Badrinath itinerary website .

Explore your travel options from Jim Corbett National Park to Badrinath with the Route module. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Kedarnath.

Things to do in Badrinath

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

1
night
Kedarnath

Kedarnath ©
Kedarnath is a town located in the Indian state of Uttarakhand and has gained importance because of Kedarnath Temple. On the 21st (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Madmaheshwar Temple and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kedarnath Mandir.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Kedarnath trip planning website .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Badrinath to Kedarnath. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Mussoorie.

Things to do in Kedarnath

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Kedarnath Mandir ©
Kedarnath Mandir

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 22nd (Sun): don't miss a visit to Lal Tibba, head outdoors with The Real Adventure Sports - Sky Walk, then admire the sheer force of Kempty Falls, and finally stroll around Company Garden. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the awesome beauty at Gun Hill, then hike along Camel's Back Road, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve.

To find photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Mussoorie attractions planner.

Explore your travel options from Kedarnath to Mussoorie with the Route module. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can drive to Dehradun.

Things to do in Mussoorie

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Kempty Falls ©
Kempty Falls
Company Garden ©
Company Garden
Lal Tibba ©
Lal Tibba

1
night
Dehradun

Dehradun ©
Located in a forested valley, Dehradun stands as a gateway to the hill stations and pilgrimage sites higher up.
On the 24th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Tibetan Buddhist Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santala Devi Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tapkeshwar Temple, then deepen your understanding at Forest Research Institute, and finally make a trip to Mahasu Devta Mandir.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Dehradun online itinerary planner .

Getting from Mussoorie to Dehradun by car takes about 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to take a bus to Haridwar.

Things to do in Dehradun

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Dehradun District
Highlights from your plan
Tibetan Buddhist Temple ©
Tibetan Buddhist Temple
Forest Research Institute ©
Forest Research Institute
Santala Devi Temple ©
Santala Devi Temple

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 25th (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Har ki Pauri, take in nature's colorful creations at Swami Vivekanand Park, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ganga Aarti at Haridwar.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Haridwar online journey planner .

You can take a bus from Dehradun to Haridwar in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Rishikesh.

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

2
nights
Rishikesh

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parmath Niketan Temple, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and then snap pictures at Ram Jhula. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Triveni Ghat, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Triveni Ghat, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then take in the views from Lakshman Jhula, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Venkateswara Swamy Temple.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Rishikesh sightseeing tool .

Traveling by car from Haridwar to Rishikesh takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Triveni Ghat
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Lakshman Jhula ©
Lakshman Jhula
Spas

Similar Plans

13 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Uttarakhand BY A USER FROM INDIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Uttarakhand BY A USER FROM INDIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 13 days in Uttarakhand BY A USER FROM INDIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, extra fast, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Extra fast 13 days in Uttarakhand BY A USER FROM INDIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, extra fast, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Extra fast 12 days in Uttarakhand BY A USER FROM INDIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in Uttarakhand & Auli BY A USER FROM INDIA October, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 37 days in Rishikesh, Dhanaulti & Mussoorie BY A USER FROM INDIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Uttarakhand BY A USER FROM INDIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 17 days in Uttarakhand BY A USER FROM INDIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans