9 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

9 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

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9 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

Start: Chennai
Fly + taxi:  7​h 45​min
1
Nainital
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
2
Rishikesh
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Mussoorie
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Chennai

2
nights
Nainital

Nainital ©
The popular hill station of Nainital was named after the pear-shaped lake around which the resort town has evolved.
Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Managir Village, admire the engineering at Kalagadh Dam, make a trip to Naina Devi Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Goddess Naina Devi, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Nainital Lake.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Nainital itinerary maker .

Chennai to Nainital is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and taxi; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to drive to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Nainital

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Naina Devi Temple
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Nainital Lake ©
Nainital Lake
Goddess Naina Devi ©
Goddess Naina Devi
Eco Cave Gardens ©
Eco Cave Gardens

3
nights
Rishikesh

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
Change things up with these side-trips from Rishikesh: Haridwar (Har ki Pauri & Ganga Aarti at Haridwar). There's still lots to do: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, contemplate the long history of The Beatles Ashram, take in the spiritual surroundings of Triveni Ghat, and pick up some local products at Cooking Masala.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Rishikesh trip maker site .

You can drive from Nainital to Rishikesh in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, train, and bus; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can go by car to Mussoorie.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Haridwar
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River Rafting & Tubing
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar ©
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
Spas & Wellness

3
nights
Mussoorie

Mussoorie ©
The self-styled "Queen of Hill Stations," Mussoorie features scenery that can be spoken of in regal terms.
Mussoorie is known for nature, parks, trails, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic scenery at Kempty Falls, explore the world behind art at SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre, head outdoors with SKY WALK Dhanaulti, and hike along Camel's Back Road.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Mussoorie trip planner .

Drive from Rishikesh to Mussoorie in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mussoorie

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Tibetan Buddhist Temple
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Kempty Falls ©
Kempty Falls
Lal Tibba ©
Lal Tibba
Company Garden ©
Company Garden

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