9 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

9 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Bengaluru
Fly + Taxi:  8 h
1
Nainital
— 2 nights
Taxi + Fly:  4 h 30 min
2
Haridwar
— 3 nights
Bus + Taxi:  2 h
3
Mussoorie
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h
End: Bengaluru

2
nights
Nainital

Nainital ©
The popular hill station of Nainital was named after the pear-shaped lake around which the resort town has evolved.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): meet the residents at High Altitude Zoo, then look for gifts at The Pahari Store, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Goddess Naina Devi, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Nainital Lake. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed): stroll around Eco Cave Gardens, take some stellar pictures from Snow View Point, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Bhimtal Lake.

To see reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Nainital road trip planning app.

Bengaluru to Nainital is an approximately 8.5- 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 22nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Haridwar.

Things to do in Nainital

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bhimtal Lake
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Nainital Lake ©
Nainital Lake
Goddess Naina Devi ©
Goddess Naina Devi
High Altitude Zoo ©
High Altitude Zoo

3
nights
Haridwar

An ancient city on the banks of the Ganges, Haridwar has been an important Hindu pilgrimage center since time immemorial.
Attractions like Ganga Aarti at Haridwar and Har ki Pauri make great kid-friendly stops. Explore Haridwar's surroundings by going to Rishikesh (Spas, River Rafting & Tubing, &more). There's more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Swami Vivekanand Park.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Haridwar online holiday builder.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Nainital to Haridwar in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Mussoorie.

Things to do in Haridwar

Historic Sites Adventure Tours

Side Trip

Rishikesh
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River Rafting & Tubing
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar ©
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
Har ki Pauri ©
Har ki Pauri

3
nights
Mussoorie

Mussoorie ©
The self-styled "Queen of Hill Stations," Mussoorie features scenery that can be spoken of in regal terms.
Attractions like Kempty Falls and Gun Hill make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with a short trip to Forest Research Institute in Dehradun (about 1h 20 min away). There's much more to do: stroll around Company Garden, look for gifts at Himalayan Weavers, explore the world behind art at SOHAM Heritage & Art Centre, and don't miss a visit to Lal Tibba.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Mussoorie day trip tool.

Traveling by combination of bus and taxi from Haridwar to Mussoorie takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mussoorie

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Himalayan Weavers, Forest Research Institute
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Kempty Falls ©
Kempty Falls
Company Garden ©
Company Garden
Lal Tibba ©
Lal Tibba

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