15 days in New Delhi & Uttarakhand Itinerary

15 days in New Delhi & Uttarakhand Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
New Delhi
— 5 nights
2
Nainital
— 3 nights
3
Rishikesh
— 3 nights
4
Mussoorie
— 3 nights

5
nights
New Delhi

New Delhi ©
Designed by notable English architects and proclaimed India's capital in 1931, New Delhi sits in the middle of a sprawling metropolitan area with a population of over 25 million.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Red Fort and Gurudwara Bangla Sahib. Get some cultural insight at India Gate and Jahanara Begum's Tomb. You'll find plenty of places to visit near New Delhi: Noida (The Great India Place & DLF Mall Of India). And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Akshardham, look for gifts at People Tree, take in the spiritual surroundings of Lotus Temple, and hunt for treasures at Chandni Chowk.

For maps and tourist information, go to the New Delhi day trip tool.

Bengaluru to New Delhi is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Bengaluru in May, with highs in New Delhi at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Nainital.

Things to do in New Delhi

Shopping Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Noida
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India Gate ©
India Gate
Red Fort ©
Red Fort
Gurudwara Bangla Sahib ©
Gurudwara Bangla Sahib

3
nights
Nainital

Nainital ©
The popular hill station of Nainital was named after the pear-shaped lake around which the resort town has evolved.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Goddess Naina Devi and Jama Masjid Mosque. Get in touch with nature at Nainital Lake and Sattal. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Nainital: Corbett Falls (in Jim Corbett National Park), Bhimtal Lake (in Bhimtal) and Naukuchiatal Lake (in Naukuchiatal). There's more to do: look for gifts at The Pahari Store and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Naina Peak.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Nainital holiday planning tool.

Getting from New Delhi to Nainital by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Nainital

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Corbett Falls, Bhimtal Lake, Sattal, Naukuchiatal Lake
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Nainital Lake ©
Nainital Lake
Goddess Naina Devi ©
Goddess Naina Devi
Corbett Falls ©
Corbett Falls

3
nights
Rishikesh

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
Visiting River Rafting & Tubing and Vashishta Gufa will get you outdoors. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Ganga Aarti at Haridwar and Har ki Pauri. When in Rishikesh, make a side trip to see Chandi Devi Temple in Haridwar, approximately Haridwar away. There's more to do: stop by Scorpion Handicrafts.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Rishikesh online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Nainital to Rishikesh takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to drive to Mussoorie.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Historic Sites Outdoors Adventure

Side Trip

Haridwar
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River Rafting & Tubing
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar ©
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
Har ki Pauri ©
Har ki Pauri

3
nights
Mussoorie

Mussoorie ©
The self-styled "Queen of Hill Stations," Mussoorie features scenery that can be spoken of in regal terms.
Do your shopping at Cambridge Book Depot and Pacific Mall. Visiting Kempty Falls and Camel's Back Road will get you outdoors. There's lots more to do: revel in the low prices at A Prakash and Co, look for all kinds of wild species at Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve, appreciate the views at Happy Valley, and get outside with SKY WALK Dhanaulti.

To see other places to visit and tourist information, read Mussoorie online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Rishikesh to Mussoorie takes 2.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mussoorie

Parks Shopping Outdoors

Side Trip

Pacific Mall
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Kempty Falls ©
Kempty Falls
SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre ©
SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre
Camel's Back Road ©
Camel's Back Road

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