5 days in India Itinerary

5 days in India Itinerary

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5 days in India Itinerary

Start: Ahmedabad
1
Ahmedabad
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h
2
Haridwar
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
3
Dehradun
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
4
Mussoorie
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  3​h 15​min
End: Ahmedabad

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day
Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad ©
The state's commercial, if not political hub, Ahmedabad stands as a sprawling metropolis with some important historical sites.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): take in the waterfront at Sabarmati Riverfront, steep yourself in history at Sabarmati Ashram / Mahatma Gandhi's Home, then explore the activities along Kankaria Lake, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jami Masjid, and finally admire the striking features of Sidi Saeed Mosque.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Ahmedabad trip itinerary website .

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Ahmedabad. In March, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Haridwar.

Things to do in Ahmedabad

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Kankaria Lake ©
Kankaria Lake
Sabarmati Riverfront ©
Sabarmati Riverfront

1
night
Haridwar

Haridwar ©
An ancient city on the banks of the Ganges, Haridwar has been an important Hindu pilgrimage center since time immemorial.
On the 21st (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Har ki Pauri, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ganga Aarti at Haridwar, and then identify plant and animal life at Swami Vivekanand Park.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Haridwar travel planning tool .

Fly from Ahmedabad to Haridwar in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to drive to Dehradun.

Things to do in Haridwar

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks
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Ganga Aarti at Haridwar ©
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
Har ki Pauri ©
Har ki Pauri
Swami Vivekanand Park ©
Swami Vivekanand Park

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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 22nd (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Robber's Cave, Gucchu Paani, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tapkeshwar Temple, then admire all the interesting features of Forest Research Institute, and finally explore and take pictures at Indian Military Academy.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Dehradun sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Haridwar to Dehradun takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can go by car to Mussoorie.

Things to do in Dehradun

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Dehradun District
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Forest Research Institute ©
Forest Research Institute
Indian Military Academy ©
Indian Military Academy

2
nights
Mussoorie

Mussoorie ©
The self-styled "Queen of Hill Stations," Mussoorie features scenery that can be spoken of in regal terms.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): take in the dramatic scenery at Kempty Falls, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Company Garden. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Gun Hill, then hike along Camel's Back Road, then get outside with The Real Adventure Sports - Sky Walk, and finally make a trip to Lal Tibba.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Mussoorie trip itinerary planning site .

Traveling by car from Dehradun to Mussoorie takes an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mussoorie

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

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