Tour Duration: 09 Nights / 10 Days
Destinations Covered: Delhi - Mussoorie - Haridwar / Rishikesh - Corbett National Park - Ranikhet / Kausani - Nainital - Delhi
Day 01: Arrival at Delhi - Mussoorie
On your arrival at Delhi Airport you will be greeted by our representative, who will escort you to the "Queen of Hill Stations" - Mussoorie. Mussoorie is one of the most admired hill stations of Uttarakhand and is popular for it picturesque view of misty mountains, flora and fauna, old architecture and in the evening you will witness the glittering sight of the beautiful Doon Valley. It will take you around seven to eight hours to reach Mussoorie as it is approximately two hundred and eighty kilometers away from Delhi. By afternoon, you will reach Mussoorie and quickly make a check in at the hotel. Freshen up, have your lunch, and get ready to explore Mussoorie, where you will visit the Kempty Falls, Company's Garden, Mussoorie Lake, the famous library, and then a town walk. In the evening return to the hotel for night stay, after dinner.
Day 02: Mussoorie
After having delicious breakfast at the hotel, you will leave for a day excursion to Dhanaulti. Almost thirty three kilometers away from Mussoorie, it hardly takes an hour to reach here. Here, you will observe a breathtaking view of the Himalayan peaks and valleys. Later, you will be driven to the prehistoric mountain top shrine of Surkanda Devi; one has to trek for two hours for almost two hours to reach here. So, this trek makes the visit all the more exciting for the tourists and they enjoy the enchanting view of hill slopes covered with coniferous trees, snow capped mountains, and deep valleys. The view is worth capturing and leaves a permanent impression on visitors mind. In the evening, you will return to Mussoorie hotel to relax, after dinner.
Day 03: Mussoorie - Haridwar / Rishikesh
In the morning, you will proceed towards the pilgrimage sites of Uttarakhand, Haridwar or Rishikesh, after breakfast. It entirely depends on your choice of city to spend your night, which will help in arranging accommodations for you. On your arrival, you will find yourself back in the foothills of Himalayas, through which the holy Ganges flow. On your visit to these cities, you will experience spiritualism and all for what India is well known. In the evening, you will witness the charismatic Aarti on the banks of the river Ganges. Here you will observe plethora of temples, Sadhus, yoga, and meditation ashrams. Dine at any of the restaurants and get back to the hotel for a good night sleep.
Day 04: Haridwar or Rishikesh - Jim Corbett National Park
Early in the morning after breakfast, you will drive through countryside towns, cultivated fields, and bullock-carts to reach the exciting Tiger Reserve titled as Corbett National Park. The name of the park is kept after the famous hunter and conservationist, Jim Corbett. On your arrival, you will be quickly settled in the deluxe hotel. Freshen up and get ready to experience the afternoon jeep safari inside the Tiger Reserve for wildlife viewing. In the evening return to the hotel for dinner and a good night sleep.
Day 05: Jim Corbett National Park
After having scrumptious breakfast at the hotel, you will take the morning safari to view the big cats in the Wildlife sanctuary. In the morning safari, you will get a chance to view elephants, beer, deer, leopards, and bright and colorful birds. One can also try horse safari and birding; the whole day will be spend enjoying one or the other part of the sanctuary, as it is spread over five hundred and twenty one kilometer square area. Evening will be spent beside bonfire, music, dance, and sumptuous food. Night will be spent at the hotel.
Day 06: Jim Corbett National Park - Ranikhet / Kausani
In the morning, you will depart from the Jim Corbett National Park to explore the beautiful sites of Kumaon region: either Ranikhet or Kausani. By noon, you will reach your destination of the day. The arrangements of your night stay will be made as per your choice, whether Ranikhet or Kausani. On your way to the hotel, you will witness the snowcapped hills, flora, and some animals.
Day 07: Ranikhet / Kausani
The day will be spent in the local sightseeing and excursions, after breakfast. When in Kausani, you will visit the famous Patal Bhuvneshwar - a cave city. Next you will visit the 12th century Baijnath Temple by the Gomti River. Enjoy the riverside scenic beauty, the gurgling sound of water. Whereas, at Ranikhet you will witness the serene and peaceful hill station foreshadowed by conifer forests and surrounded by snow clad Himalayan ranges from the Bhagirathi peaks in the west to Nanda Kot in the east. Ranikhet also offers golfing at the 9 whole Army Course besides being known for the orchards of Chaubatia and Jhoola Devi Temple. In the evening return to the hotel for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 08: Ranikhet / Kausani - Nainital
After quenching your hunger with perfect breakfast, you will leave for Nainital. As soon as you will arrive at Nainital, you will be checked in at the hotel. Freshen up, have your noon meal, and get ready to explore the city of lakes - Nainital. In the half day excursion, you will witness the shimmering mountain lake for boating or sailing and the bustling mall for local action. After experiencing the breeze on your nose and dinner, return to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 09: Nainital
After a delicious breakfast, the entire day will be spent discovering this quaint hill town, Nainital. One can enjoy to the fullest, either on foot or horse, the view of Snow or Dorothy's Seat, Tiffin Top or near Nainital to Kilbury, Naukuchiatal, Sattal, Khurpatal, and Bhimtal. Horse riding will give you immense pleasure by taking you closer to the nature. You will enjoy boating at various lakes along with ducks. Late in the evening return to the hotel for night stay, after a relishing dinner.
Day 10: Nainital - Delhi Departure
In the morning, after having your breakfast you will head towards Delhi - the capital city of the country. On your arrival, you will proceed towards the departing destinations, whether airport or railway station, for a bon voyage towards your home.
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