8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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8 days in India Itinerary

Start: Bhopal
Fly + taxi:  6​h 45​min
1
Nainital
— 1 night
Drive:  8​h
2
Auli
— 1 day
Drive:  15​h 45​min
3
Badrinath
— 1 night
Drive:  8​h 45​min
4
Rishikesh
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
5
Haridwar
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Bhopal

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night
Nainital

Nainital ©
The popular hill station of Nainital was named after the pear-shaped lake around which the resort town has evolved.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Tiffin Top (Dorothy's Seat).

Make your Nainital itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Bhopal to Nainital is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and taxi; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel to Auli.

Things to do in Nainital

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Nainital Lake ©
Nainital Lake
Pangot and Kilbury Bird Sanctuary ©
Pangot and Kilbury Bird Sanctuary
Tiffin Top (Dorothy's Seat) ©
Tiffin Top (Dorothy's Seat)

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Auli

Auli ©
Take a skiing holiday in Auli, where you'll be able to do more than enjoy winter sports.
On the 17th (Sat), head outdoors with Auli, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Joshimath, and then explore the striking landscape at Gorson Bugyal.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Auli trip planner.

You can drive from Nainital to Auli in 9.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can go by car to Badrinath.

Things to do in Auli

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Chamoli
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Auli ©
Auli
Gorson Bugyal ©
Gorson Bugyal
Joshimath ©
Joshimath

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Badrinath

Badrinath ©
Badrinath is a holy town and a nagar panchayat in Chamoli district in the state of Uttarakhand, India. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): explore the striking landscape of Valley of Flowers National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Brahma Kapal, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tapt Kund, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shri Badrinath Ji Temple, and finally contemplate the long history of Bheem Pul.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Badrinath itinerary builder tool .

Drive from Auli to Badrinath in 16 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Badrinath

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Valley of Flowers National Park
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Bheem Pul ©
Bheem Pul
Shri Badrinath Ji Temple ©
Shri Badrinath Ji Temple
Valley of Flowers National Park ©
Valley of Flowers National Park

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Rishikesh

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
On the 20th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Sivananda Ashram, then snap pictures at Lakshman Jhula, then browse the fresh offerings at Cooking Masala, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers. On the 21st (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, then browse the different shops at Shiv Gauri Pashmina World, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Triveni Ghat.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Rishikesh road trip planning tool .

You can drive from Badrinath to Rishikesh in 10 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can go by car to Haridwar.

Things to do in Rishikesh

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River Rafting & Tubing
Sivananda Ashram ©
Sivananda Ashram
Triveni Ghat ©
Triveni Ghat

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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.
On the 22nd (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Har ki Pauri, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ganga Aarti at Haridwar, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Daksheshwar Mahadev, and finally don't miss a visit to Shanti Kunj Gayatri Parivar Haridwar.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Haridwar trip maker website .

Haridwar is very close to Rishikesh. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Haridwar

Historic Sites
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Ganga Aarti at Haridwar ©
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
Daksheshwar Mahadev ©
Daksheshwar Mahadev
Har ki Pauri ©
Har ki Pauri

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