17 days in India Itinerary

17 days in India Itinerary

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17 days in India Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly + Drive:  9​h 45​min
1
Yamunotri
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 45​min
2
Gangotri
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Kedarnath
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
4
Badrinath
— 4 nights
Drive:  8​h 30​min
5
Rishikesh
— 3 nights
Drive:  45​min
6
Haridwar
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Mumbai

1
night
Yamunotri

Yamunotri ©
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): take in the natural beauty of Janki Chatti. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Divya Shila, trek along Hanuman Chatti, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Yamunotri Temple.

To see reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Yamunotri vacation builder app .

Mumbai to Yamunotri is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Gangotri.

Things to do in Yamunotri

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Janki Chatti ©
Janki Chatti
Yamunotri Temple ©
Yamunotri Temple

1
night
Gangotri

Gangotri ©
Gangotri is a town and a Nagar Panchayat in Uttarkashi district in the state of Uttarakhand, India. On the 6th (Thu), explore the activities along Kedar Taal. On the next day, Head underground at Pandav Gufa, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gangotri Temple, then admire the sheer force of Surya Kund, and finally admire the sheer force of Gauri Kund and Surya Kund.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Gangotri trip planner .

Drive from Yamunotri to Gangotri in 7 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel to Kedarnath.

Things to do in Gangotri

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Kedar Taal ©
Kedar Taal
Gangotri Temple ©
Gangotri Temple

1
night
Kedarnath

Kedarnath ©
Kedarnath is a town located in the Indian state of Uttarakhand and has gained importance because of Kedarnath Temple. Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kedarnath Mandir, make a trip to Shri Kedarnath, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Gaurikund Temple.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Kedarnath online visit planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Gangotri to Kedarnath. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to Badrinath.

Things to do in Kedarnath

Historic Sites
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Kedarnath Mandir ©
Kedarnath Mandir
Gaurikund Temple ©
Gaurikund Temple

4
nights
Badrinath

Badrinath ©
Badrinath is a holy town and a nagar panchayat in Chamoli district in the state of Uttarakhand, India. Explore hidden gems such as Bheem Pul and Auli. Venture out of the city with trips to Vridh Badri Temple (in Joshimath) and Chamoli (Hemkund Sahib & Joshimath). Spend the 11th (Tue) exploring nature at Valley of Flowers National Park. There's lots more to do: take in breathtaking views at Vasudhara Falls, explore the activities along Saraswati River, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Narada Kund.

Planning Badrinath trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Explore your travel options from Kedarnath to Badrinath with the Route module. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Badrinath

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Chamoli, Vridh Badri Temple, Valley of Flowers National Park
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Valley of Flowers National Park ©
Valley of Flowers National Park
Bheem Pul ©
Bheem Pul
Auli ©
Auli

3
nights
Rishikesh

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Tapkeshwar Temple and Dehradun Zoo. Explore hidden gems such as Tibetan Buddhist Temple and Swarg Ashram. Change things up with a short trip to Rajaji Retreat in Rajaji National Park (about 52 minutes away). There's still lots to do: let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, Head underground at Vashishta Gufa, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shri Sachcha Akhileshwar Mahadev Temple, and take in the views from Lakshman Jhula.

For maps and more tourist information, you can read our Rishikesh online travel planner .

You can drive from Badrinath to Rishikesh in 10 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can go by car to Haridwar.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Historic Sites Parks Adventure

Side Trips

Dehradun District, Tibetan Buddhist Temple, Rajaji Retreat, Shri Neelkanth Mahadev Temple
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Dehradun Zoo ©
Dehradun Zoo
Tibetan Buddhist Temple ©
Tibetan Buddhist Temple

3
nights
Haridwar

Haridwar ©
An ancient city on the banks of the Ganges, Haridwar has been an important Hindu pilgrimage center since time immemorial.
Family-friendly places like Daksheshwar Mahadev and Ganga Aarti at Haridwar will thrill your kids. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Shanti Kunj Gayatri Parivar Haridwar and Vaishno Devi Temple. Step out of Haridwar to go to Roorkee and see Geology And Geophysics Museum, which is approximately 1h 05 min away. There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Har ki Pauri, see where the action happens at Patanjali Yog Peeth, and admire the natural beauty at Swami Vivekanand Park.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Haridwar trip maker site .

You can drive from Rishikesh to Haridwar in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Haridwar

Historic Sites Childrens Museums Museums

Side Trip

Geology And Geophysics Museum
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Daksheshwar Mahadev ©
Daksheshwar Mahadev
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar ©
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
Har ki Pauri ©
Har ki Pauri

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