12 days in India Itinerary

12 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Surat
Fly + Taxi:  6 h
1
Nainital
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
2
Jim Corbett National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
3
Dhanaulti
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Mussoorie
— 2 nights
Drive:  45 min
5
Dehradun
— 5 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
End: Surat

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 16th (Wed): take some stellar pictures from Snow View Point.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Nainital trip planner.

Surat to Nainital is an approximately 6- hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and taxi; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Jim Corbett National Park.

Things to do in Nainital

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Naina Devi Temple
Highlights from your plan
Nainital Lake ©
Nainital Lake
Goddess Naina Devi ©
Goddess Naina Devi
Eco Cave Gardens ©
Eco Cave Gardens

2
nights
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 18th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Durga Mandir Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Garjiya Devi Temple, and then explore the activities along Kosi River. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Jim Corbett National Park.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Jim Corbett National Park trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Nainital to Jim Corbett National Park takes 3 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel to Dhanaulti.

Things to do in Jim Corbett National Park

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Garjiya Devi Temple, Jim Corbett National Park
Highlights from your plan
Kosi River ©
Kosi River
Jim Corbett National Park ©
Jim Corbett National Park
Garjiya Devi Temple ©
Garjiya Devi Temple

1
night
Dhanaulti

Dhanaulti ©
The hill station of Dhanaulti offers innumerable breathtaking lookout points within eyeshot of the Himalayas, which makes it a great spot to admire the famous mountain range from a comfortable distance.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): stroll around Eco Park and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Surkhanda Devi Temple.

To find photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Dhanaulti route maker.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Jim Corbett National Park to Dhanaulti. On the 20th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Mussoorie.

Things to do in Dhanaulti

Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Eco Park ©
Eco Park
Surkhanda Devi Temple ©
Surkhanda Devi Temple

2
nights
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 21st (Mon): look for gifts at Hamers, admire the sheer force of Kempty Falls, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santura Devi Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shedup Choepelling Temple, and finally stroll around Company Garden. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Gun Hill, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Camel's Back Road, then get outside with The Real Adventure Sports - Sky Walk, and finally don't miss a visit to Lal Tibba.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Mussoorie tour planner.

You can drive from Dhanaulti to Mussoorie in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Dehradun.

Things to do in Mussoorie

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

5
nights
Dehradun

Located in a forested valley, Dehradun stands as a gateway to the hill stations and pilgrimage sites higher up.
Explore Dehradun's surroundings by going to Haridwar (Swami Vivekanand Park, Ganga Aarti at Haridwar, &more), Triveni Ghat Sri Saneeshwara Navagraha Temple (in Ujjain) and Rishikesh (Ram Jhula, River Rafting & Tubing, &more). Make the 27th (Sun) a memorable day with a climbing tour.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Dehradun trip planner.

You can drive from Mussoorie to Dehradun in 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dehradun

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Haridwar, Rishikesh, Triveni Ghat Sri Saneeshwara Navagraha Temple
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Spas
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar ©
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar

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