8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Dehradun
— 2 nights
2
Kedarnath
— 1 night
3
Badrinath
— 2 nights
4
Haridwar
— 1 night
5
Rishikesh
— 1 night

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nights
Dehradun

Dehradun ©
Located in a forested valley, Dehradun stands as a gateway to the hill stations and pilgrimage sites higher up.
You've now added Trekmunk to your itinerary. SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre and Shiv Mandir are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of the city life by going to Camel's Back Road and Gun Hill. Take a break from Dehradun with a short trip to Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve in Mussoorie, about 1h 30 min away. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Subir Raha Oil Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tibetan Buddhist Temple, make a trip to St. George's College, and gain insight at Forest Research Institute.

To see photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Dehradun sightseeing planner.

Ahmedabad to Dehradun is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kedarnath.

Things to do in Dehradun

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Mussoorie, St. George's College
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SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre ©
SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre
Trekmunk ©
Trekmunk
Gun Hill ©
Gun Hill

1
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Kedarnath

Kedarnath ©
Kedarnath is a town located in the Indian state of Uttarakhand and has gained importance because of Kedarnath Temple. On the 18th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Madmaheshwar Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Gaurikund Temple, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kedarnath Mandir.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Kedarnath trip itinerary planning tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Dehradun to Kedarnath. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Badrinath.

Things to do in Kedarnath

Historic Sites
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Kedarnath Mandir ©
Kedarnath Mandir
Madmaheshwar Temple ©
Madmaheshwar Temple
Gaurikund Temple ©
Gaurikund Temple

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Badrinath

Badrinath ©
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tapt Kund, don't miss a visit to Bheem Pul, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shri Badrinath Ji Temple.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Badrinath tour itinerary planning site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Kedarnath to Badrinath. You'll have a few hours on the 20th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Haridwar.

Things to do in Badrinath

Historic Sites
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Bheem Pul ©
Bheem Pul
Shri Badrinath Ji Temple ©
Shri Badrinath Ji Temple
Tapt Kund ©
Tapt Kund

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Haridwar

Haridwar ©
An ancient city on the banks of the Ganges, Haridwar has been an important Hindu pilgrimage center since time immemorial.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): stroll around Swami Vivekanand Park and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ganga Aarti at Haridwar.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Haridwar journey site.

Traveling by car from Badrinath to Haridwar takes 9.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to drive to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Haridwar

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife
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Ganga Aarti at Haridwar ©
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
Swami Vivekanand Park ©
Swami Vivekanand Park

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night
Rishikesh

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Triveni Ghat.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Rishikesh road trip planning website.

You can drive from Haridwar to Rishikesh in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure
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River Rafting & Tubing
Triveni Ghat ©
Triveni Ghat

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