12 days in Rishikesh & Haridwar Itinerary

12 days in Rishikesh & Haridwar Itinerary

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Rishikesh
— 5 nights
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Haridwar
— 6 nights

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Rishikesh

Yoganagari

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rishikesh: Robber's Cave, Gucchu Paani (in Malsi) and Dehradun (Shiv Mandir & Forest Research Institute). And it doesn't end there: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, Head underground at Vashishta Gufa, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parmarth Niketan Ashram.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Rishikesh trip planner.

Bhopal to Rishikesh is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Haridwar.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Nature

Side Trips

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River Rafting & Tubing
Lakshman Jhula Bridge ©
Lakshman Jhula Bridge
Spas

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Haridwar

Haridwar ©

Gateway to Gods

An ancient city on the banks of the Ganges, Haridwar has been an important Hindu pilgrimage center since time immemorial.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Haridwar: Mussoorie (Company Garden, Kempty Falls, &more). There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Ganga Aarti at Haridwar, take in the pleasant sights at Birla Ghat, see where the action happens at Patanjali Yog Peeth, and admire the natural beauty at Swami Vivekanand Park.

Before you visit Haridwar, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Drive from Rishikesh to Haridwar in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Haridwar

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

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Ganga Aarti at Haridwar ©
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
Har ki Pauri ©
Har ki Pauri
Kempty Falls ©
Kempty Falls

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