7 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

7 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

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7 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly + taxi:  3​h
1
Mussoorie
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Rishikesh
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Nainital
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  4​h
End: New Delhi

1
night
Mussoorie

Mussoorie ©
The self-styled "Queen of Hill Stations," Mussoorie features scenery that can be spoken of in regal terms.
On the 17th (Tue), get outside with The Real Adventure Sports - Sky Walk and then take in the dramatic scenery at Kempty Falls. On the 18th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: walk around Company Garden, then trek along Camel's Back Road, then revel in the low prices at A Prakash and Co, and finally make a trip to Lal Tibba.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Mussoorie day trip planning site .

New Delhi to Mussoorie is an approximately 3-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can go by car to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Mussoorie

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

3
nights
Rishikesh

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Rishikesh: Haridwar (Har ki Pauri & Ganga Aarti at Haridwar). The adventure continues: let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, take in the views from Ram Jhula, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Triveni Ghat.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Rishikesh day trip planner.

Getting from Mussoorie to Rishikesh by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Nainital.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Historic Sites Adventure Tours

Side Trip

Haridwar
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River Rafting & Tubing
Spas
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar ©
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar

2
nights
Nainital

Nainital ©
The popular hill station of Nainital was named after the pear-shaped lake around which the resort town has evolved.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): take in nature's colorful creations at Eco Cave Gardens, explore the activities along Nainital Lake, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Goddess Naina Devi, and finally stop by The Pahari Store. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along Bhimtal Lake, take in the spiritual surroundings of Karkotaka Temple, and then see human ingenuity at work at Kalagadh Dam.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Nainital online travel planner .

You can drive from Rishikesh to Nainital in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and taxi; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nainital

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Bhimtal
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Nainital Lake ©
Nainital Lake
Goddess Naina Devi ©
Goddess Naina Devi
Bhimtal Lake ©
Bhimtal Lake

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