9 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

9 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

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9 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Drive:  4​h 45​min
1
Nainital
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Jim Corbett National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
Kausani
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
4
Joshimath
— 2 nights
Drive:  8​h 15​min
5
Rishikesh
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
End: New Delhi


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2
nights
Nainital

Nainital ©
The popular hill station of Nainital was named after the pear-shaped lake around which the resort town has evolved.
To see more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Nainital road trip planning website .

New Delhi to Nainital is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Jim Corbett National Park.

Things to do in Nainital

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Naina Devi Temple, Hanuman Garhi
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Hanuman Garhi ©
Hanuman Garhi
Pangot and Kilbury Bird Sanctuary ©
Pangot and Kilbury Bird Sanctuary
Goddess Naina Devi ©
Goddess Naina Devi

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 24th (Fri): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

For where to stay and more tourist information, you can read our Jim Corbett National Park travel itinerary planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Nainital to Jim Corbett National Park. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel to Kausani.

Things to do in Jim Corbett National Park

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Safaris

1
night
Kausani

Kausani ©
The small hill station of Kausani offers such stunning views of the nearby Himalayas, Mahatma Gandhi once called it the "Switzerland of India." Although Kausani tourism sector provides a vital source of income for the locals, the remote outpost never feels too crowded with foreigners.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): take in the dramatic scenery at Rudradhari Falls & Caves, then take an in-depth tour of Sumitranandan pant gallery, and then steep yourself in history at Anasakti Ashram.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Kausani tour site .

Explore your travel options from Jim Corbett National Park to Kausani with the Route module. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel to Joshimath.

Things to do in Kausani

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Anasakti Ashram ©
Anasakti Ashram
Sumitranandan pant gallery ©
Sumitranandan pant gallery

2
nights
Joshimath

Joshimath ©
Jyotirmath, also known as Joshimath is a city and a municipal board in Chamoli District in the Indian state of Uttarakhand. On the 26th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of Vridh Badri Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Joshimath, and then head outdoors with Auli. On your second day here, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Valley of flowers - Hemkunt Sahib.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Joshimath vacation planner .

Traveling by car from Kausani to Joshimath takes 7 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Joshimath

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trip

Chamoli
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Auli ©
Auli
Joshimath ©
Joshimath
Vridh Badri Temple ©
Vridh Badri Temple

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nights
Rishikesh

Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Bharat Mandir, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Daksheshwar Mahadev, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Ganga Aarti at Haridwar.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Rishikesh journey tool .

Traveling by car from Joshimath to Rishikesh takes 9 hours. You will have some time to spend on the 30th (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Historic Sites Spas

Side Trip

Haridwar
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Spas
Daksheshwar Mahadev ©
Daksheshwar Mahadev
Sivananda Ashram ©
Sivananda Ashram

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