12 days in India Itinerary

12 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Chennai
Fly:  7 h 30 min
1
Mussoorie
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Rishikesh
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
3
Haridwar
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
4
Lansdowne
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Jim Corbett National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 45 min
6
Binsar
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
7
Nainital
— 1 night
Taxi + Fly:  8 h 15 min
End: Chennai

1
night
Mussoorie

Mussoorie ©
The self-styled "Queen of Hill Stations," Mussoorie features scenery that can be spoken of in regal terms.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Camel's Back Road. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): make a trip to Lal Tibba, trek along Camel's Back Road, then head outdoors with The Real Adventure Sports - Sky Walk, and finally admire the sheer force of Kempty Falls.

To find photos and more tourist information, you can read our Mussoorie journey maker site.

Chennai to Mussoorie is an approximately 7.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Mussoorie

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Kempty Falls ©
Kempty Falls
Lal Tibba ©
Lal Tibba
Camel's Back Road ©
Camel's Back Road

1
night
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 2nd (Thu): take in the views from Ram Jhula, let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Triveni Ghat Sri Saneeshwara Navagraha Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Triveni Ghat.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Rishikesh trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Mussoorie to Rishikesh in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Haridwar.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Adventure Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Triveni Ghat Sri Saneeshwara Navagraha Temple
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Triveni Ghat ©
Triveni Ghat
Ram Jhula ©
Ram Jhula

2
nights
Haridwar

Haridwar ©
An ancient city on the banks of the Ganges, Haridwar has been an important Hindu pilgrimage center since time immemorial.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): admire the natural beauty at Swami Vivekanand Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Har ki Pauri, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ganga Aarti at Haridwar.

You can plan Haridwar trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Getting from Rishikesh to Haridwar by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to drive to Lansdowne.

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
Lansdowne

Lansdowne ©
Whereas many cooler-climed hill stations have acquired a touristy atmosphere, tiny Lansdowne represents a much quieter, less commercialized reprieve from the heat.
On the 4th (Sat), learn about all things military at Garhwali Mess, then get great views at Tip In Top Point, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Bhulla Tal Lake. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Durga Devi Temple, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. John's Church, make a trip to Santoshi Mata Temple, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary's Church, then examine the collection at Darwan Singh Museum, and finally make a trip to Lansdowne.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Lansdowne trip planner.

You can drive from Haridwar to Lansdowne in 3 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to Jim Corbett National Park.

Things to do in Lansdowne

Museums Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
St. Mary's Church ©
St. Mary's Church
Bhulla Tal Lake ©
Bhulla Tal Lake
St. John's Church ©
St. John's Church

2
nights
Jim Corbett National Park

The oldest national park in the country, Jim Corbett National Park brings in thousands of wildlife enthusiasts each year.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Durga Mandir Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Garjiya Devi Temple, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Kosi River. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Tue): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

Plan my Jim Corbett National Park trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Lansdowne to Jim Corbett National Park. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Binsar.

Things to do in Jim Corbett National Park

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Garjiya Devi Temple
Highlights from your plan
Safaris
Kosi River ©
Kosi River
Garjiya Devi Temple ©
Garjiya Devi Temple

2
nights
Binsar

Binsar ©
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary and then contemplate the long history of Pariyadeva Pashan.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Binsar day trip website.

Explore your travel options from Jim Corbett National Park to Binsar with the Route module. On the 9th (Thu), you'll travel to Nainital.

Things to do in Binsar

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary

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 9th (Thu): take some stellar pictures from Snow View Point.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Nainital trip maker app.

You can drive from Binsar to Nainital in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Nainital

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Naina Devi Temple
Highlights from your plan
Nainital Lake ©
Nainital Lake
Goddess Naina Devi ©
Goddess Naina Devi
High Altitude Zoo ©
High Altitude Zoo

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