8 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

8 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

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Fly
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Haridwar
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Jim Corbett National Park
— 1 night
Drive
3
Nainital
— 1 night
Fly
4
Mussoorie
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Dehradun
— 1 night
Fly

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Haridwar

Gateway to Gods

An ancient city on the banks of the Ganges, Haridwar has been an important Hindu pilgrimage center since time immemorial.
Take a break from the city and head to River Rafting & Tubing and Swami Vivekanand Park. Do some cultural sightseeing at Ganga Aarti at Haridwar and Triveni Ghat. Venture out of the city with trips to Rishikesh (Spas & Parmarth Niketan Ashram). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Har ki Pauri.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Haridwar trip site.

Mumbai to Haridwar is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Jim Corbett National Park.

Things to do in Haridwar

Historic Sites · Spas · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

1
night
Jim Corbett National Park

The oldest national park in the country, Jim Corbett National Park brings in thousands of wildlife enthusiasts each year.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): relax and rejuvenate at A One Spa services in Jim Corbett and then get a new perspective on things with Tigers in Corbett.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Jim Corbett National Park trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Haridwar to Jim Corbett National Park in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can go by car to Nainital.

Things to do in Jim Corbett National Park

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Wildlife

1
night
Nainital

The popular hill station of Nainital was named after the pear-shaped lake around which the resort town has evolved.
On the 29th (Tue), take in the awesome beauty at Naina Peak, look for all kinds of wild species at Pangot and Kilbury Bird Sanctuary, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Naina Devi Temple, then contemplate the waterfront views at Nainital Lake, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Goddess Naina Devi.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Nainital vacation planner.

Drive from Jim Corbett National Park to Nainital in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Mussoorie.

Things to do in Nainital

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

2
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Mussoorie

Queen of Hill Stations

The self-styled "Queen of Hill Stations," Mussoorie features scenery that can be spoken of in regal terms.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Santura Devi Temple, take in the dramatic scenery at Kempty Falls, get outside with The Real Adventure Sports - Sky Walk, then trek along Camel's Back Road, and finally take an in-depth tour of Mussoorie Heritage Centre. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve, learn more about the world around you at Kasmanda Palace, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Gun Hill, then admire the masterpieces at SOHAM Himalayan Centre, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Kellogg Memorial Church.

To find maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Mussoorie sightseeing planner.

Fly from Nainital to Mussoorie in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can drive to Dehradun.

Things to do in Mussoorie

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Nature

1
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Dehradun

Doon City

Located in a forested valley, Dehradun stands as a gateway to the hill stations and pilgrimage sites higher up.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, deepen your understanding of the past and present with Uatrips.com, then examine the collection at Subir Raha Oil Museum, and finally gain insight at Forest Research Institute.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Dehradun holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Mussoorie to Dehradun takes 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dehradun

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Museums

Uttarakhand travel guide

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Sacred & Religious Sites · Bodies of Water · Waterfalls
Land of Gods
Called the "Land of Gods" thanks to its many temples and notable pilgrimage sites, Uttarakhand appeals to tourists interested in taking a spiritual journey through an awe-inspiring Himalayan landscape. A comprehensive Uttarakhand tour encompasses everything from colonial-era hill stations and thriving cities, to protected wildlife areas and holiday towns with every amenity under the sun. Many come to discover the dramatic mountainous terrain dotted with sacred lakes and rivers--featuring prominently in the great epics "Mahabharata" and "Ramayana--while others take a trip to Uttarakhand for a chance to spot snow leopards and Bengal tigers.