8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  2 h 30 min
1
Rishikesh
— 1 night
Drive:  9 h 15 min
2
Auli
— 2 nights
Taxi + Bus:  6 h 45 min
3
Haridwar
— 2 nights
Bus + Taxi:  1 h 45 min
4
Mussoorie
— 1 night
Taxi + Fly:  3 h
End: New Delhi

1
night
Rishikesh

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
On the 1st (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Triveni Ghat and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the views from Lakshman Jhula Bridge, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then look for gifts at Shiv Gauri Pashmina World, and finally get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Rishikesh travel route planner.

New Delhi to Rishikesh is an approximately 2.5- hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Auli.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Tours Outdoors Adventure
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River Rafting & Tubing
Triveni Ghat ©
Triveni Ghat
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

2
nights
Auli

Auli ©
Take a skiing holiday in Auli, where you'll be able to do more than enjoy winter sports.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Valley of Flowers National Park. On the 4th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vridh Badri Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Joshimath, and then explore the striking landscape of Nanda Devi National Park.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Auli trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Rishikesh to Auli by car takes about 9.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Haridwar.

Things to do in Auli

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Chamoli, Valley of Flowers National Park
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Valley of Flowers National Park ©
Valley of Flowers National Park
Nanda Devi National Park ©
Nanda Devi National Park
Auli ©
Auli

2
nights
Haridwar

Haridwar ©
An ancient city on the banks of the Ganges, Haridwar has been an important Hindu pilgrimage center since time immemorial.
On the 6th (Mon), admire the natural beauty at Swami Vivekanand Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ganga Aarti at Haridwar, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Har ki Pauri.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Haridwar trip planner.

Do a combination of taxi and bus from Auli to Haridwar in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You'll set off for Mussoorie on the 7th (Tue).

Things to do in Haridwar

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

1
night
Mussoorie

Mussoorie ©
The self-styled "Queen of Hill Stations," Mussoorie features scenery that can be spoken of in regal terms.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): hike along Camel's Back Road and then admire the sheer force of Kempty Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Gun Hill, and then explore the world behind art at SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Mussoorie online itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of bus and taxi from Haridwar to Mussoorie in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mussoorie

Parks Nature Museums
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SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre ©
SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre
Kempty Falls ©
Kempty Falls
Gun Hill ©
Gun Hill

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