Uttarakhand is one of the most visited tourist destinations of India, it is known for its divine ambiance and captivating landscapes. It is also called the “Land of Gods” or “Devbhoomi”. It is a very important destination from a religious point of view as well, as the Char Dham Yatra is located in this state, and most of the people who follow Hinduism visit here because it is a pilgrimage site. It is also an important state for mountain lovers, as it is home to some of the most popular and beautiful hilly areas like Mussoorie, Nainital, and more.
If you are an adventure lover, Uttarakhand is like heaven for you since you get to enjoy a lot of adventure activities here including trekking, rafting, camping, zip lining, bungee jumping, and much more. You also get to witness some of the rare wildlife species in the Jim Corbett National Park in Uttarakhand. The state is a beautiful blend of nature, including mountains, rivers, and more. Let’s have a quick look at the 6-day Uttarakhand itinerary for your upcoming trip.
- Neelkanth mahadev temple visit
- Ram / Laxman jhula visit and exploration
- Full day rishikesh sightseeing with temple visit
- Camping and rafting experience in Shivpuri
- Mussoorie sightseeing and excursions
Mesmerizing Uttarakhand Tour Itinerary
Day 1 :Arrival in Dehradun
Reach Dehradun early in the morning, and check in to your hotel. Rest for a while and have breakfast before you start exploring the city. Dehradun is the only city that is well connected to all parts of the country, by roadways, railway, and airways.
Start with visiting Robber’s cave. This is going to be a memorable experience as the cave has a waterfall inside, and this is something you must have never experienced. You also get to enjoy a nice nature walk in the cave. There are a lot of snack stalls outside the Robber’s Cave, you can grab some snacks here.
Explore the Forest Research Institute in Dehradun, it was established in 1903 and the British influence clearly shows in the architecture. It is a very important building from a historical point of view, and if you take an interest in history, you must visit here. Explore the local market of Dehradun in the evening and try some nice bakery eatables, as Dehradun is famous for its bakeries as well. You can also shop for some nice souvenirs from the market for your loved ones.
Day 2 :Dehradun to Mussoorie
Start your day early and take a straight drive to Mussoorie. It is just 2 hours away from Dehradun but at a much higher altitude and the weather conditions are way different in both places. You must carry some warm clothes for the chilly weather in Mussoorie, especially if you are visiting during the monsoon or winter. Mussoorie is really mesmerizing and is also known as the “Queen of Hills”.
Once you reach Mussoorie, check in to your hotel and have breakfast. After resting for a while, move out to explore the queen of hills. Take a stroll along the Camel’s Back Road, the view from every corner of Mussoorie is stunning, and you are going to thoroughly enjoy this walk. Head to Gun Hill, and you get to see a panoramic view of the Mussoorie and Dehradun from here, this is going to be one of the best views of your life.
Get back to the mall road of Mussoorie. Notably, Mussoorie has one of the biggest mall roads and you will find all kinds of clothes, souvenirs, restaurants, and other stuff here. You are definitely going to enjoy shopping and having some delicious snacks here. The local eateries in Mussoorie serve delicious food.
Day 3 :Mussoorie Sightseeing
Start your day in Mussoorie by experiencing one of the most beautiful waterfalls in the country, the Kempty Falls. It is going to be a really refreshing experience and you cannot miss having mouthwatering Maggi from the stalls alongside the Kempty Falls and enjoying yourself.
In the afternoon, visit Lal Tibba, which is known for its majestic views from this place, you will get to experience the real beauty of Mussoorie from this place. You can also go for a small hike and reach Landour, which is slightly upside Mussoorie and is built in a way that gives you a proper colonial vibe. The weather here is super chilled, and you will thoroughly enjoy yourself here.
End your day at a serene spot, which is far from the hustle of the city and is surrounded by the dense forest, relax here for a while and rejuvenate yourself. Have good food at the Mall Road of Mussoorie at night.
Day 4 :Explore Rishikesh
Drive to Rishikesh early in the morning. Rishikesh is a spiritual hub as there are a lot of temples and historical architecture which are very important from a religious point of view. It takes approx. 3-4 hours to reach Rishikesh from Mussoorie.
Once you reach Rishikesh, check in to your hotel and relax for a while. Have a good lunch at the popular local restaurants like Chotiwala. Early in the evening, visit the Triveni Ghat for Ganga Aarti and enjoy the ambiance of Parmarth Niketan, Take a walk on the Ram Jhula and Laxman Jhula later in the evening.
Day 5 :Spend a day in Haridwar before you say bye to Uttarakhand
Start your day in Haridwar with a rejuvenating Yoga session. Haridwar is just 45 mins. Away from Rishikesh. Visit Mansa Devi Temple, you can also reach here with a trolley ride. You get to see the panoramic views of the city from here.
Attend Ganga Aarti at Har Ki Pauri in the evening and head to Dehradun. You will reach Dehradun in an hour from Haridwar. Catch your flight back to your city from Dehradun at night.
- Airfare from your city to Dehradun and back to your city is included in the package. The final amount of the package is calculated basis the airfare from your city.
- All kinds of transport within Uttarakhand, including airport transfers are included in the package.
- Accommodation for all 5 days is included, and you will be provided stay in good 4-star properties.
- Sightseeing tours and other fun activities along with guides are included in the package.
- The package does not include any kind of meal. It is upon the traveller to manage the meals as per their choice. The team will be there for any assistance in this case.
- If you opt for any other activity that is not included in the package, you have to bear the charges.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q.When Is The Right Time To Visit Uttarakhand?
A. Uttarakhand looks beautiful and has pleasant weather throughout the year. Just avoid visiting here during monsoon, since you do not get to enjoy your trip in monsoon.
Q.Is Airfare Included In The Package From My City?
A. Yes, airfare is included in the package and can be accessed from any corner of the country. However, the final price of the package might differ basis the airfare from your city.
Q.Is The Package Customizable?
A. Yes, you have the option to customize the package as per your needs and demands. We can upgrade the accommodation, extend the number of days and can also include more activities basis Your Ask.
Q.Can We Include Meals In The Package?
A. Yes, you have the option to include meals in your package, however, we would suggest only adding breakfast even if you wish to add meals, as you must try local food rather than eating in your hotel when in Uttarakhand, as you get to experience the authentic and delicious Pahadi cuisine.
Q.Can I Change The Tour Dates After My Reservation Is Done?
A. It is not possible to make changes after your reservation is done. You can contact our customer support team to see how we can help you further.