Meals Include: Breakfast Only
Home to a number of pilgrimage sites including Haridwar, Kedarnath, Badrinath, Guptkashi, Rudrprayag and others, Uttarakhand is a highly spiritual state. Every year thousands of devotees visit Badrinath, one of the Char Dhams of India. Sacred and holy Rivers of the state includes majestic Ganga, Yamuna, Alaknanda and others. Besides, the place is full of scenic splendors surrounded by imposing Himalayan ranges including Nanda Devi, the second highest peak in India. The state houses the oldest National Park in India- Jim Corbett National Park which is known for its massive area and rare variety of flora and fauna including the endangered Bengal Tiger.
Apart from this, the state has a lot of small towns like Nainital, Auli, Bhimatal, Almora and others which makes up for the perfect getaway for a long weekend or summer vacations. Besides, a number of trekking trails that lead to pilgrimage sites in the mountains attracts a lot of travelers from around the globe. The yoga capital of the world- Rishikesh is yet another major attraction in the state. The town of Rishikesh is full of spiritual ashrams where yoga and meditation is highly practiced and even taught to thousands of seekers of spirituality. Therefore the place so epic, peaceful, serene and pure must be visited in this lifetime. There is no reason to not to visit the Northern land of India, Uttarakhand.
Day 1: Dehradun--Haridwar - Auli
On day one, your first destination Auli is five hours away from Dehradun. As you reach Dehradun, our cordial representative will escort you to Haridwar, the first stopover on this journey. A short halt on the banks of River Ganga is planned to get you some time to seek blessings at one of the holiest place in India. Later, continue your journey to ski village of the state-Auli. A small town in the lap of Himalayas full of scenic splendors and mesmerizing views, Auli is considered as skiers’ paradise. Check into the hotel on arrival and rest overnight.
Day 2: Joshimath - Auli
After breakfast, head straight to Joshimath for local sightseeing in and around the city. On day 02 the major hotspots to visit in Joshimath include the Narsimha Temple, Shankracharya cave, Tapovan Temple and the Hot Sulphur Water Springs. Later in the day you may trek up to the exotic valley of flowers from Joshimath. Return to the resort in Auli for an overnight stay.
Day 3: Auli – Kausani
Proceed to Kausani by road on day 3 from Auli. Popularly known as the ‘mini-Switzerland’ of India, Kausani is a beautiful village with huge meadows and grasslands. Upon arrival at the small town, check into the hotel and rest for while. Later on, get ready for local sightseeing tour of the town and visit Anashkati Ashram, Laxmi Ashram, Sumitranandan Pant Gallery and the Kausani tea estate. Retunr back to the hotel and rest overnight in the hotel.
Day 4: Kausani- Mukteshwar
Post breakfast, head straight to Mukteshwar from Kausani. Mukteshwar is a sacred shrine that holds great importance amongst the people of Uttrakhand. The Shivling placed in the temple is surrounded by idols of Parvati, Hanuman, Nandi, Brahma and Vishnu. The Mukteshwar temple is situated at an astounding elevation of 2312 meters above the sea level.Enjoy Darshan at the Mukteshwar temple. Relish dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 5: Mukteshwar - Bhimtal-
Head to Bhimtal a town neighboring to Nainital. Bhimtal is famous for its Lake and army school. On your way to Bhimtal, halt at Naukuchiatal and Sattal. Upon arrival in Bhimtal, check into the hotel and rest during the day. Explore the town in the evening and spend the night in the hotel.
Day 6: Bhimtal – Nainital
On day 6 of your exotic tour, visit Nainital, the famous town of Uttarakhand state. On the bank of Naini Lake, the town is full scenic views, panorama and serenity. Check in to hotel as you arrive your destination. After relaxing for a while, embark upon local sightseeing tour to the town of Nainital. Enjoy boating at the Naini Lake, visit Khurpatal Lake, Waterfalls, Hanuman Mandir, Observatory etc. Also enjoy the cable car ride to Tiffin Top. Spend the evening enjoying shopping at Mall Road. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 7: Nainital – Corbett
This day will be full of thrill and adventure as you are heading towards the oldest Tiger Reserve in India. Jim Corbett Tiger Reserve has got an edge to it with a variety of distinguished flora and fauna including the majestic Bengal Tiger. As per the availability of time, decide upon where to stay in the vicinity. Either stay inside the National Park in the resort to experience the real wilderness or stay out in hotel.
Day 8: Corbett - Haridwar - Dehradun-
On the last day of your journey, check out from the hotel and get packed to leave for Dehradun, from where you began your journey. You will be dropped in Dehradun for your further journey ahead to home.
The tour ends on a high note as you will be left rejuvenated and revived. Get back all energetic and happy.