8 days in Rishikesh, Haridwar & Mussoorie Itinerary

8 days in Rishikesh, Haridwar & Mussoorie Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Jaipur
Fly:  3 h 45 min
1
Rishikesh
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
2
Haridwar
— 2 nights
Bus + Taxi:  1 h 30 min
3
Mussoorie
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
End: Jaipur

2
nights
Rishikesh

Rishikesh ©
Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
You've now added De-N-Ascent Expeditions to your itinerary. Discover out-of-the-way places like Sivananda Ashram and Vashishta Gufa. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Kunjapuri Devi Temple and Triveni Ghat Sri Saneeshwara Navagraha Temple. It doesn't end there: take in the dramatic scenery at Neer Garh Waterfall, Rishikesh.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Rishikesh trip maker.

Jaipur to Rishikesh is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can go by car to Haridwar.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Triveni Ghat Sri Saneeshwara Navagraha Temple
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Kunjapuri Devi Temple ©
Kunjapuri Devi Temple
Vashishta Gufa ©
Vashishta Gufa
Neer Garh Waterfall, Rishikesh ©
Neer Garh Waterfall, Rishikesh

2
nights
Haridwar

Haridwar ©
An ancient city on the banks of the Ganges, Haridwar has been an important Hindu pilgrimage center since time immemorial.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Adhbut Temple, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pawan Dham, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Daksheshwar Mahadev. Keep things going the next day: admire the natural beauty at Swami Vivekanand Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamraj-ki-Kali Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shri Vyas Ashram, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Saptarshi Ashram, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Piran Kaliyar Sharif.

For photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Haridwar tour itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Rishikesh to Haridwar takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Mussoorie.

Things to do in Haridwar

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife
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Pawan Dham ©
Pawan Dham
Daksheshwar Mahadev ©
Daksheshwar Mahadev
Saptarshi Ashram ©
Saptarshi Ashram

3
nights
Mussoorie

Mussoorie ©
The self-styled "Queen of Hill Stations," Mussoorie features scenery that can be spoken of in regal terms.
Head to Pacific Mall and Himalayan Weaversfor plenty of shopping. You'll explore and learn at SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre and Mussoorie Heritage Centre. Explore Mussoorie's surroundings by going to Dehradun (Shiv Mandir & Tibetan Buddhist Temple). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve, learn more about the world around you at Kasmanda Palace, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and pause for some serene contemplation at Mussoorie Christ Church.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Mussoorie travel planner.

Getting from Haridwar to Mussoorie by combination of bus and taxi takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mussoorie

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Dehradun, Tapkeshwar Temple
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Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve ©
Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve
Tibetan Buddhist Temple ©
Tibetan Buddhist Temple
SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre ©
SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre

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