|DURATION||04 NIGHTS / 05 DAYS|
|DESTINATION COVERED||DELHI – RISHIKESH – MUSSOORIE – DELHI|
Get ready to visit Rishikesh and Mussoorie, the two most spectacular destinations of Uttarakhand. The tour covers the major tourist attractions of these destinations like Neelkanth Mahadev Temple, Lakshman Jhula, Triveni Ghat, Kempty Falls and Mall Road. All these are set amid beautiful surroundings and offer immense peace to the travelers. This tour package is perfect for those who wish to enjoy every aspect of a great journey, right from natural beauty, mountains, waterfalls, and revered shrines to adventure sports. 5 Memorable visit in Uttarakhand.
|NOTE||This is just a suggested itinerary indicative of what could be possible. We tailor holidays for your specific needs. Contact us if you want modifications so that we could tailor a holiday to suit your need for an unforgettable India tour.|
|Bungee Jumping, yoga, waterfall trekking, Rock Climbing in Rishikesh|
|Visit Lakshman Jhula, Ram jhula and popular Ashrams in Rishikesh|
|River Rafting and camping at Shivpuri|
|Enjoy some time close to nature at Kempty Falls, Mussoorie|
|Shop & Leisure walk at the Mall Roada, Mussoorie|
|Ganga Aarti at Triveni Ghat, Rishikesh|
|Enjoy a thrilling ropeway ride to Gun Hill, the second highest peak of Mussoorie|
DAY 01 : DELHI – RISHIKESH
Arrival in Delhi and drive from Delhi to Rishikesh, get ready for a scenic drive to Rishikesh the world capital of Yoga.
Set in the foothills of the Himalayas, Rishikesh is a beautiful city that remains thronged with devotees and adventure enthusiasts all through the year. The city features a unique charm and scenic beauty which adds to the visit of every traveler.
The place holds immense religious importance as it is the starting point of sacred pilgrimage tours of Hindus the Char Dham Yatra (comprising Gangotri, Badrinath, Yamunotri and Kedarnath).The place features a serene and pleasant ambiance which is perfect for those who wish for some privacy and peace, away from the daily hustle and bustle of the overcrowded cities.
Firstly, you will be driven to the Neelkanth Mahadev Temple, which is located around 35 kms from Rishikesh.
Set at an elevation of 1330 meter, Neelkanth Mahadev Temple is one among the most revered temples of Lord Shiva in the country.
As per the legend, the temple is constructed at the same place where Lord Shiva consumed poison which came out of Samudra, because of which his throat turned blue.
This incidence gave him the name of Neelkanth. Seek blessings of Lord Shiva and then leave for the next attraction.
Visit Lakshman Jhula, a popular attraction of Rishikesh. The place is known to offer picturesque views of the snow capped mountains and lush green forests. The bridge was built in the year 1939 and it is believed that Lakshman, brother of Lord Ram, crossed the Ganges on jute ropes, on which the bridge stands today.
In the evening, drive back to the hotel and stay overnight.
DAY 02 : SIGHTSEEING IN RISHIKESH
This day is booked for sightseeing at the popular attractions of Rishikesh.
As you travel through the revered shrines and popular ashrams of Rishikesh, you get to know more about the rich history of the place.
So, you visit attractions like Triveni Ghat, which is the place of confluence of the three holy rivers the Ganges, Yamuna and Saraswati and Bharat Mandir, which was built back during 9th century by philosopher Adi Shankaracharya.
Shivpuri is a beautiful place which is well-known for offering spectacular views of the valley. The place is also popular for activities like rafting and camping. You can indulge in activities like bungee jumping.
Enjoy sightseeing and some adventure sports.
Later, come back to the hotel and stay overnight.
DAY 03 : DRIVE FROM RISHIKESH TO MUSSOORIE
After breakfast In the morning, you check-out from the hotel and leave for your next destination Mussoorie, the Queen of Hills.
Located at the foothills of the Garhwal Himalayas, Mussoorie is set at an elevation of 1880 meter and offers breathtaking views of the snow capped Shivalik ranges. The place is known for its rich biodiversity, which allures wildlife enthusiasts from all over.
Lal Tibba, located at height of 2290 meter is the highest point at the place. Gun Hill Mussoorrie, located at 6800 feet above sea level. This is second highest point of Mussoorrie.
On reaching Mussoorie, check-in at the hotel and stay overnight.
DAY 04 : SIGHTSEEING IN MUSSOORIE
Wake up with the soft breeze of Mussoorie and get ready for a day set amid its serenity and scenic beauty.
Begin with a visit to the popular tourist attractions of Mussoorie. The pleasant weather adds to your sightseeing tour of Mussoorie.
Spend some time at the alluring Kempty Falls and feel close to nature. The falls is all around surrounded by flora and High Mountains which add to its beauty. Take a dip in the chilled water of the fall and enjoy some great time in a tranquil environment.
Later, leave for the most popular attraction of the hill station, Mussoorie. Have a look at those buildings dating back to the British era. Shop some souvenirs from the market for your friends and family.
After enjoying beautiful day, return to the hotel and have a comfortable night stay at the hotel.
DAY 05 : DRIVE FROM MUSSOORIE TO DELHI
This is the last day of your Uttarakhand Tour. Pack up your bags, check-out from the hotel and start driving drive towards Delhi, from where you can leave for your next destination.