9 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

9 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

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9 days in Uttarakhand Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly + Taxi:  7 h 15 min
1
Nainital
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
2
Rishikesh
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Mussoorie
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
End: Mumbai

2
nights
Nainital

Nainital ©
The popular hill station of Nainital was named after the pear-shaped lake around which the resort town has evolved.
Visiting Pangot and Kilbury Bird Sanctuary and Naukuchia Taal will get you outdoors. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Hanuman Garhi Temple and Gurudwara Shri Singh Sabha. Get out of town with these interesting Nainital side-trips: Ghorakhal Golu Devta Temple (in Bhowali) and Bhimtal Island Aquarium (in Bhimtal). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hanuman Garhi, steep yourself in history at Governor's House Raj Bhawan, make a trip to Naina Devi Temple, and gain insight at Himalayan Center of Sri Aurobindo Ashram.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Nainital trip planning site .

Mumbai to Nainital is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can go by car to Rishikesh.

Things to do in Nainital

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Bhimtal, Naina Devi Temple, Naukuchia Taal, Ghorakhal Golu Devta Temple
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Governor's House Raj Bhawan ©
Governor's House Raj Bhawan
Pangot and Kilbury Bird Sanctuary ©
Pangot and Kilbury Bird Sanctuary
Naukuchia Taal ©
Naukuchia Taal

3
nights
Rishikesh

Rishikesh ©
Rishikesh draws in visitors of all creeds with its wealth of ashrams and yoga and meditation teaching centers.
Explore Rishikesh's surroundings by going to Haridwar (Har ki Pauri & Chandi Devi Temple) and Shri Badrinath Ji Temple (in Badrinath). There's much more to do: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, take in the spiritual surroundings of Triveni Ghat, contemplate the long history of The Beatles Ashram, and add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Rishikesh trip itinerary app .

Drive from Nainital to Rishikesh in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, train, and bus; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can drive to Mussoorie.

Things to do in Rishikesh

Historic Sites Spas

Side Trips

Haridwar, Shri Neelkanth Mahadev Temple, Shri Badrinath Ji Temple
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Shri Badrinath Ji Temple ©
Shri Badrinath Ji Temple
Spas
Chandi Devi Temple ©
Chandi Devi Temple

2
nights
Mussoorie

Mussoorie ©
The self-styled "Queen of Hill Stations," Mussoorie features scenery that can be spoken of in regal terms.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): take in the awesome beauty at Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Nag Tibba, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santura Devi Temple.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Mussoorie tour planner.

Drive from Rishikesh to Mussoorie in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Mussoorie

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Nag Tibba
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Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve ©
Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve
Nag Tibba ©
Nag Tibba
Happy Valley ©
Happy Valley

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