8 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

8 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Mussoorie
— 1 night
2
Rishikesh
— 4 nights
3
Nainital
— 2 nights

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 14th (Sat): get outside with The Real Adventure Sports - Sky Walk and then take in the dramatic scenery at Kempty Falls. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre, tour the pleasant surroundings at Gun Hill, thendon't miss a visit to Lal Tibba, and finally revel in the low prices at A Prakash and Co.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Mussoorie trip itinerary website.

New Delhi to Mussoorie is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Mussoorie

Parks Nature Museums
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Kempty Falls ©
Kempty Falls
SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre ©
SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre
Lal Tibba ©
Lal Tibba

4
nights
Rishikesh

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
Get out of town with these interesting Rishikesh side-trips: Haridwar (Har ki Pauri & Ganga Aarti at Haridwar). There's lots more to do: let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, snap pictures at Ram Jhula, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Triveni Ghat, and contemplate the long history of The Beatles Ashram.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Rishikesh day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Mussoorie to Rishikesh takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to Nainital.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

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 20th (Fri): get to know the resident critters at High Altitude Zoo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ghorakhal Golu Devta Temple, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Goddess Naina Devi, and finally explore the activities along Nainital Lake. Keep things going the next day: stroll around Eco Cave Gardens, take in the awesome beauty at Naina Peak, thenstop by The Pahari Store, and finally get great views at Snow View Point.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Nainital trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Rishikesh to Nainital takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nainital

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Ghorakhal Golu Devta Temple
Highlights from your plan
Nainital Lake ©
Nainital Lake
Goddess Naina Devi ©
Goddess Naina Devi
High Altitude Zoo ©
High Altitude Zoo

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