9 days in Dehradun District Itinerary

9 days in Dehradun District Itinerary

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9 days in Dehradun District Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly + taxi:  3​h
1
Mussoorie
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Dehradun
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Rishikesh
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
End: New Delhi

4
nights
Mussoorie

Mussoorie ©
The self-styled "Queen of Hill Stations," Mussoorie features scenery that can be spoken of in regal terms.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre and Surkhanda Devi Temple. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Mussoorie: Eco Park (in Dhanaulti), Gurudwara Paonta Sahib (in Paonta Sahib) and Nag Tibba (in Jaunpur). There's lots more to do: delve into the lush surroundings at Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, admire the verdant scenery at Happy Valley, and pause for some serene contemplation at Mussoorie Christ Church.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Mussoorie vacation builder .

New Delhi to Mussoorie is an approximately 3-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can drive to Dehradun.

Things to do in Mussoorie

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Dhanaulti, Nag Tibba, Gurudwara Paonta Sahib
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Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve ©
Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve
Spas
SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre ©
SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre

1
night
Dehradun

Dehradun ©
Located in a forested valley, Dehradun stands as a gateway to the hill stations and pilgrimage sites higher up.
On the 11th (Wed), deepen your understanding at Forest Research Institute, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tapkeshwar Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shri Parkasheshwar Mahadev Mandir, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tibetan Buddhist Temple, and finally browse the different shops at Pacific Mall.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Dehradun vacation maker site .

You can drive from Mussoorie to Dehradun in 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Dehradun

Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Tapkeshwar Temple
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Tibetan Buddhist Temple ©
Tibetan Buddhist Temple
Pacific Mall ©
Pacific Mall
Forest Research Institute ©
Forest Research Institute

3
nights
Rishikesh

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
Step off the beaten path and head to Kunjapuri Devi Temple and Vashishta Gufa. There's much more to do: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, take in the views from Ram Jhula, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gurdwara Sri Hemkund Sahib, and admire the sheer force of Neer Garh Waterfall, Rishikesh.

For reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Rishikesh trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Dehradun to Rishikesh takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Historic Sites Parks Adventure
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Spas
Kunjapuri Devi Temple ©
Kunjapuri Devi Temple
River Rafting & Tubing

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