6 days in Haridwar & Rishikesh Itinerary

6 days in Haridwar & Rishikesh Itinerary

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6 days in Haridwar & Rishikesh Itinerary

Start: Haridwar
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Haridwar
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
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Rishikesh
— 3 nights
Drive:  45​min
End: Haridwar

2
nights
Haridwar

Haridwar ©
An ancient city on the banks of the Ganges, Haridwar has been an important Hindu pilgrimage center since time immemorial.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Ganga Aarti at Haridwar and Mansa Devi Temple. Popular historic sites such as Har ki Pauri and Gun Hill are in your itinerary. Change things up with a short trip to Tibetan Buddhist Temple in Dehradun (about 1h 20 min away). And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Chandi Devi Temple, look for all kinds of wild species at Swami Vivekanand Park, and take in the pleasant sights at Birla Ghat.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Haridwar itinerary builder site .

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Haridwar. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to drive to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Haridwar

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Gun Hill, Tibetan Buddhist Temple
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Ganga Aarti at Haridwar ©
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
Har ki Pauri ©
Har ki Pauri
Mansa Devi Temple ©
Mansa Devi Temple

3
nights
Rishikesh

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
On the 22nd (Thu), relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Venkateswara Swamy Temple, snap pictures at Ram Jhula, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Triveni Ghat, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Triveni Ghat. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Chandramouleswara Swamy Temple, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then steep yourself in history at The Beatles Ashram.

To find maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Rishikesh trip itinerary planning app .

You can drive from Haridwar to Rishikesh in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. On the 24th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Historic Sites Adventure Tours

Side Trip

Triveni Ghat Sri Saneeshwara Navagraha Temple
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River Rafting & Tubing
Triveni Ghat ©
Triveni Ghat
Ram Jhula ©
Ram Jhula

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