Meals Include: Breakfast Only
Much famed Rishikesh town is a perfect weekend getaway. However, if you wish to seek some peace of mind and want to calm down your senses, there is no better place than this. Pristine River Ganga flowing through the town creates a magical vibe in the town by spreading positivity and holiness in the environment. On the banks of River Ganga, you can always witness the confluence of traditional and contemporary as many foreign tourists come here every year. The ganges River is the holiest river as per Indian mythology and epics and so the people of the town treats it like one. The prayer ceremonies, chanting of mantras, fragrance of joss sticks, and bonfire alongside the river- the whole scene looks unreal and highly pious.
Auli on the other hand is small town on the high mountains where you get to experience the thrill of skiing and trekking. The beautiful pristine Lake on the mountain looks absolutely delightful. The town remains covered under the snow during the winters and the only way to reach the Auli resort is through 4 km long cable car. So, better board on this cable car and reach your destination that will leave you awe struck. The striking view of Nanda Devi mountain peak from here is breathtaking and exquisite. This exotic town offers a number of adventure activities that attracts a flock of travelers from around the globe making it an international tourist destination.
Day 1: Delhi - Rishikesh
On day 1 of the short trip to Auli and Rishikesh, you will be escorted in a comfortable cab to Rishikesh from Delhi. As you reach the town in late afternoon, check into the hotel and rest for a while. The yoga capital of the world, Rishikesh is magnificent town with River Ganga blessing the town with its presence. In the evening, attend the prayer at Triveni Ghat of River Ganga. Return back to the hotel, enjoy the evening on the banks of River Ganga, retire in the hotel for the night.
Day 2: Rishikesh - Auli
Get ready to explore the tiny tinsel town of magnificent ambience and awe inspiring beauty-Auli. The skier’s paradise of the state, the town is famous for its thrilling skiing adventure. Drive towards Auli from Rishikesh via Joshimath, from where you will board the cable car to reach the famous Auli resort. Check into the resort upon arrival. Dine and rest in the resort while admiring the breathtaking views from the resort.
Day 3: Auli-Skiing adventure
It is indeed natural to get excited for a thrilling day ahead. Get the equipments from the providers and get ready for your skiing session, if your nerves allow. Later in the day, trek your way to the Lake Valentine, which is nestled amidst the dense pine forest. From here, you get the striking view of Helang Valley. Dine out around bonfire and spend your night in the resort.
Day 4: Auli - Rishikesh
After an adventurous expedition to Auli, drive back to Rishikesh. Upon arrival, check into the hotel and stay overnight. If time permits, spend the evening at leisure, visit Ganga ghats and enjoy the whole vibe of the city.
Day 5: Rishikesh Sightseeing
Explore the famous town of Rishikesh by visiting famous Ram jhulla, Laxamna Jhulla, Bharat Mandir, an ancient temple established by Adiguru Shankaracharya and others. Then, you will be taken to Shivpuri, the popular adventure location fo town which is famous of activities like rafting and camping. If you got the guts, you can even try bunjee jumping. After a thrilling and adventurous day, return back to the hotel and rest overnight.
Day 6: Rishikesh- Delhi for departure
So it’s time to bid adieu from the magical town of Rishikesh after enjoying the splendors of this small town and the power of yoga and mediation is in the air. Drive back to Delhi on day 6, get transferred to your respective transportation location for your onward journey to home.