16 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

16 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Mussoorie
— 2 nights
2
Nainital
— 3 nights
3
Auli
— 2 nights
4
Badrinath
— 3 nights
5
Rishikesh
— 5 nights

2
nights
Mussoorie

Mussoorie ©
The self-styled "Queen of Hill Stations," Mussoorie features scenery that can be spoken of in regal terms.
Mussoorie is known for nature, parks, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic scenery at Kempty Falls, don't miss a visit to Lal Tibba, tour the pleasant surroundings at Gun Hill, and look for all kinds of wild species at Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Mussoorie trip planner.

Bhopal to Mussoorie is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel to Nainital.

Things to do in Mussoorie

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Kempty Falls ©
Kempty Falls
Company Garden ©
Company Garden
Lal Tibba ©
Lal Tibba

3
nights
Nainital

Nainital ©
The popular hill station of Nainital was named after the pear-shaped lake around which the resort town has evolved.
On the 8th (Sat), take in nature's colorful creations at Eco Cave Gardens, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Ghorakhal Golu Devta Temple, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Goddess Naina Devi, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Nainital Lake. Keep things going the next day: admire the engineering at Kalagadh Dam, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Karkotaka Temple, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Bhimtal Lake.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Nainital vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Mussoorie to Nainital takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Auli.

Things to do in Nainital

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Bhimtal, Ghorakhal Golu Devta Temple
Highlights from your plan
Nainital Lake ©
Nainital Lake
Bhimtal Lake ©
Bhimtal Lake
Goddess Naina Devi ©
Goddess Naina Devi

2
nights
Auli

Auli ©
Take a skiing holiday in Auli, where you'll be able to do more than enjoy winter sports.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Joshimath and then explore the striking landscape of Nanda Devi National Park. On the 12th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head outdoors with Auli, thenexplore the striking landscape at Gorson Bugyal, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vridh Badri Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Bhavishya Badri.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Auli attractions planning site.

Traveling by car from Nainital to Auli takes 10 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can go by car to Badrinath.

Things to do in Auli

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chamoli
Highlights from your plan
Nanda Devi National Park ©
Nanda Devi National Park
Auli ©
Auli
Bhavishya Badri ©
Bhavishya Badri

3
nights
Badrinath

Badrinath ©
Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mata Murti Temple, contemplate the long history of Ganesh Gufa, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shri Badrinath Ji Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Vyas Gufa, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Hemkund Sahib, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Saraswati River.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Badrinath trip planner.

You can drive from Auli to Badrinath in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Badrinath

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Hemkund Sahib
Highlights from your plan
Shri Badrinath Ji Temple ©
Shri Badrinath Ji Temple
Hemkund Sahib ©
Hemkund Sahib
Vasudhara Falls ©
Vasudhara Falls

5
nights
Rishikesh

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
Venture out of the city with trips to Haridwar (Ganga Aarti at Haridwar & Har ki Pauri). The adventure continues: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shri Satya Sai Ghaat, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and gain insight with a tour of cultural highlights.

For reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Rishikesh road trip app.

You can drive from Badrinath to Rishikesh in 10.5 hours. On the 20th (Thu), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Historic Sites Tours Adventure

Side Trip

Haridwar
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Spas
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar ©
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar

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