Uttrakhand is a heavenly place. It includes and is surrounded by many beautiful places. The place has a lot to offer and is full of fun things. It shows the true beauty of nature. Here is a small package of 4 nights and 5 days to experience this place.
Day 1 – Delhi to Dehradun
On arrival at Delhi, we depart for Dehradun. The evening will be free for sightseeing and then we can check-in in a hotel for the night. Dehradun is nestled in the mountain ranges of the Himalaya. It is one of the oldest cities of India and currently also the capital of Uttrakhand. The place has always been an important centre of the Garhwal rulers which was captured by the British.
Day 2 – Dehradun to Mussoorie 35 km
After breakfast, we may drive for Mussoorie. As we reach we can check-in at a hotel and local visit in Mussoorie like a visit to Gun Hill, Municipal Garden, and Camel’s back road. Then for the night, we can stay at the hotel.
Day 3 – Mussoorie
After breakfast, we can drive for Kempty fall and full day enjoy in Kempty fall and evening market visit. We can spend the night in a hotel.
Mussoorie is the proverbial Queen of Hill stations as professed by the British gentry who evaded hot, desultory summers of Delhi and Kolkata by spending time here. Being at an average altitude of 2000 metres, Mussoorie, with its green hills and varied flora and fauna, is a fascinating hill resort.
It has commanding snow ranges to the north-east, and glittering views of the Doon Valley and Shiwalik ranges in the south, the town was once said to present a fairyland atmosphere to the tourists. The highest point is Lal Tibba with a height of over 2290 metres.
Day 4 – Mussoorie to Rishikesh
After breakfast, we may check out from the hotel and drive towards Rishikesh. On reaching by the evening we can check-in at a hotel and visit the local markets. Spend the night in the hotel.
Rishikesh is also known as the Palace of Sagas in a spiritual town situated 24 km upstream from Haridwar, at the confluence of the Chandrabhaga and Ganga and is surrounded by scenic beauty. The whole place is considered to be sacred as it is believed that meditation at this place leads to the attainment of salvation. There are many temples some ancient, some new along the river Ganges.
The riverside is dotted by the ashrams of Sadhus and Sages. The place represents the site where Vishnu vanquished the demon Madhu. Rishikesh catapulted to Western fame when the Beatles dropped by for a visit to Maharishi Mahesh Yogi’s ashram. Rishikesh is associated with Lord Rama and Laxman.
Day 5 –Rishikesh to Haridwar to Delhi
In the morning we may check out from the hotel and drive for Haridwar. We may take the holy dip in Hari ki Pauri and depart for Delhi.