5 days in Dehradun & Rishikesh Itinerary

5 days in Dehradun & Rishikesh Itinerary

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5 days in Dehradun & Rishikesh Itinerary

Start: Dehradun
1
Dehradun
— 1 night
Drive:  45 min
2
Rishikesh
— 3 nights
Drive:  45 min
End: Dehradun

1
night
Dehradun

Dehradun ©
Located in a forested valley, Dehradun stands as a gateway to the hill stations and pilgrimage sites higher up.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Sahastradhara, then explore the activities along Robber's Cave, Gucchu Paani, then admire all the interesting features of Forest Research Institute, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Tapkeshwar Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Dehradun Zoo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tibetan Buddhist Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shiv Mandir, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Pacific Mall.

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Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Dehradun. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can go by car to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Dehradun

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Dehradun District, Robber's Cave, Gucchu Paani
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Sahastradhara ©
Sahastradhara
Dehradun Zoo ©
Dehradun Zoo
Forest Research Institute ©
Forest Research Institute

3
nights
Rishikesh

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Kunjapuri Devi Temple. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Har ki Pauri and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Ganga Aarti at Haridwar. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Triveni Ghat, then snap pictures at Lakshman Jhula, and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Rishikesh tour planner.

Traveling by car from Dehradun to Rishikesh takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. On the 6th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

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

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