Popular destinations of Uttarakhand(8 Nights)

from Rs. 27,270/person
New Delhi, Mussoorie, Corbett, Nainital, New Delhi

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Holiday Overview

Boating in Nainital Lake
Tourst area near lake
Lake view atop a hill
Bijrani Gate
Ramgamga River
Photo Courtesy Vikram Gopchup
Views from Musoorie
Summer Views from Lal Tibba
Lake Mist
Views from Sir George Everest House in Summer
Nag Devta Temple
Mall Road in Mussoorie in evenings
Views from Mussoorie
Tiger seen near Ramganga
Sambar in Bijrani area
Jackal in Jhirna area
Elephants in Dhikala
Elephant Safari
Inside Durgadevi Range (Nivalink Trip Dated - 19 March 2015)
Bijrani range Forest (Nivalink Trip Dated - 19 March 2015)
Khalij Pheasant in Jhirna
Himalayan Griffon Vulture on Corbett - Pauri highway (Nivalink Trip Dated - 19 March 2015)
Grey Hornbill in Garjia area
Great Hornbill in Durgadevi area (Nivalink Trip Dated - 19 March 2015)
Serpent Eagle in Dhikala
Oriental White Eye in Garjia

Popular destinations of Uttarakhand is an old-timer favorite itinerary summer covers three most popular and visited destinations of Uttarakhand i.e. Mussoorie, Nainital and Corbett.

Route

Mussoorie(3) - Corbett(2) - Nainital(3)

Summarised Itinerary
  • Day-1 Arrive at Mussoorie
  • Day-2 In and around Mussoorie
  • Day-3 In and around Mussoorie
  • Day-4 Mussoorie - Corbett
  • Day-5 Morning and Evening Safaris
  • Day-6 Corbett - Nainital. Sightseeing in and around Nainital
  • Day-7 Day viist to Bhimtal / Sattal / Naunchiatal and Ramgarh / Mukteshwar
  • Day-8 Day visit to Almora / Ranikhet or walking in Pangot or simply relax
  • Day-9 Departure
Sightseeing Summary

Corbett - Wildlife and Bird Watching in Corbett (0.50 kms), Walking in Corbett (0.50 kms)

Mussoorie - Gun Hill (0.50 kms), Mall Road Mussoorie (0.50 kms), Mussoorie Lake (5.00 kms), Sir George Everest House (6.00 kms), Nag Devta Temple (6.00 kms), Bhatta Falls (8.00 kms), Jwala Temple (9.00 kms), Jharipani Fall (9.00 kms), Lake Mist (10.00 kms), Himalayan Weavers (16.00 kms)

Nainital - Naini Temple (0.50 kms), Naini Lake (0.50 kms), Snow View Point Nainital (0.50 kms), Hanumarngarhi (3.50 kms), Walking and Bird Watching at Pangot (15.00 kms), Mukteshwar Mahadev Temple (48.00 kms)

Preferred Arrival /Departure Destination
Arrival - New Delhi Departure - New Delhi
Best Season to Travel
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec
Popular Extensions to the Itinerary

Rishikesh / Haridwar could easily be added for adding a bit of adventure and pilgrimage angle.

Distances
  • New Delhi to Mussoorie -280 kms (7 hrs)
  • Mussoorie to Corbett -259 kms (7 hrs)
  • Corbett to Nainital -60 kms (2 hrs)
  • Nainital to New Delhi -300 kms (7 hrs)
Route

New Delhi - Mussoorie(3) - Corbett(2) - Nainital(3) - New Delhi

Detailed Itinerary

Day-1 Arrive at Mussoorie Arrive at Mussoorie by late afternoon. Mussoorie (6500+ ft asl), is a renowned (but a bit crowded) hill station and a popular getaway at 30 kms from Dehradun. Visit Mall area in the evening.

Day-2 In and around Mussoorie Take Cable car ride to visit Gun Hill Point or visit Sir George Everest House (Offering Himalayan views). Visit Kempty falls / Lake Mist / Mussoorie lake in the afternoon.

Day-3 In and around Mussoorie Half-day excursion to Dhanaulti Ecopark, 30 kms from Mussoorie. OR undertake local sightseeing Jhari pani, Jwalaji Temple, Nag Devta Temple OR visit Craft village of Himalayan Weavers OR do a 3 km trek to Bhatta falls.

Day-4 Mussoorie - Corbett Depart for Corbett (260 kms - 7 hours). Reach by evening. Corbett is a renowned wildlife, bird watching, walking / trekking and nature centric getaway. Take a walk by the river in the evening.

Day-5 Morning and Evening Safaris Morning and Evening safaris in Corbett. Bijrani, Durgadevi, Sitabani and Jhirna are 4 ranges. Based on area of interest (Bijrani is best for having a chance to sight a tiger. Sitabani and Durgadevi are good for Bird watching) and location of the jungle lodge one can pick.

Day-6 Corbett - Nainital. Sightseeing in and around Nainital Depart for Nainital (75 kms - 2 hours). Nainital (6500+ ft asl) is a renowned lakeside Hill station in Kumaom region of Uttarakhand. Visit Naina Devi temple & Hanuman Garhi temple. Enjoy boat ride at Naini Lake and / OR take a cable car ride to visit snow view point. Enjoy walk on the mall in evening.

Day-7 Day viist to Bhimtal / Sattal / Naunchiatal and Ramgarh / Mukteshwar Half-day excursion of the lake tour visiting Lake district of Kumaon (i.e. Sattal / Bhimtal / Naukuchiatal) (25 - 35 kms from Nainital). Enjoy boating in serene Bhimtal lake. Visit Bhimtal Shiva temple. Travel to Orchard areas of Ramgarh / Mukteshwar (40 kms - 1.5 hours). Visit Mukteshwar Shiva Temple. Return by evening.

Day-8 Day visit to Almora / Ranikhet or walking in Pangot or simply relax Day visit to Almora (68 kms) / Ranikhet (55 kms), two renowned Himalayan hamlets. Almora is renowned for Jageshwar Shiva temple, Binsar Sanctuary (Bird watching and walks) and himalayan views (Oct - March). Ranikhet is renonwed for it Apple Orchards (best visited in Summer), its laidback character (Cantonment, Heritage buildings) and Himalayan views (Oct - March). Experiential travellers may opt to visit Pangot (15 kms) for walks / treks and bird watching. Guests looking to relax can just enjoy a lakeside character of the area.

Day-9 Departure Depart for onward journey.

Detailed Sightseeing

Corbett :

  • Wildlife and Bird Watching in Corbett - Corbett offers one of the best nature centric experiences in India and is renowned for its riverside beauty, Mahaseer / Catfish angling, walking, wildlife and Bird watching. Jeep safaris are on offer from 4 ranges (popular being Birjrani, Durgadevi, Jhirna). Corbett is home to the highest number of Bird species (resident as well as migratory) among all other parks and areas in India. Wildlife here comprises elusive Tiger, Leopard alongwith a range of well sighted deer species.

  • Walking in Corbett - Walking around reserve areas of corbett is considered an excellent experience for those interested in nature and walking. While walking in and around Core area is not allowed, There are number of established trails in buffer areas around Corbett. Some of them are those taken by Jim Corbett himself. Guests staying at Riverside Hotels in Corbett are able to do riverside walks.

Mussoorie :

  • Gun Hill - A view point accessible via a cable car ride from Mall road. There is also a reservoir here.

  • Mall Road Mussoorie - Kind of popular hangout place for the evening having lots of shops and hotels. The access to the Mall road is generally restricted for vehicular traffic and therefore guests are free to roam around. Mall road is less extensive and intersting than one at Shimla.

  • Mussoorie Lake - A Lake few kms before Mussoorie on Dehradun Road and is popular with tourists for a bit of boating and photo opportunities.

  • Sir George Everest House - Home of George Everest (after whom Mount Everest was named), first Surveyor General of India. The area offers excellent Himalayan views.

  • Nag Devta Temple - Lord Shiva temple at 6 kms from Mussoorie offering excellent views of the Doon Valley and area around Mussoorie

  • Bhatta Falls - Bhatta Falls are a set of waterfalls and a popular picnic spot situated 8 kms from Mussoorie that includes a 3 km easy hike.

  • Jwala Temple - Jawalaji Temple is set at 9 kms from Mussoorie at 6000 ft asl surrounded by thick forest offering views of Yamuna Valley and Doon Valley. .

  • Jharipani Fall - Jharipani Waterfall are a set of waterfalls at 9 kms from Mussoorie of which last 1.5 km is a walk / hike.

  • Lake Mist - A Lake located 5 km before Kempty falls and where tourists arrive for a bit of boating and photo opportunities.

  • Himalayan Weavers - Himalayan Weavers are artisans who produce hand-woven shawls, stoles, scarves and throws using only natural dyes and wool, eri silk and pashmina. Guests interested in purchasing authentic crafts directly from artisans visit this place. Here aim is to produce high quality handloom products, popularize the use of environmentally friendly natural dyes and provide a market for craft products made in the Himalayan region

Nainital :

  • Naini Temple - Naini temple is located on the northern shore of Naini lake. The presiding deity of the temple is Maa Naina Devi and is considered one of the Shaktipeetha temples.

  • Naini Lake - Naini Lake is situated in centre of the Nainital and is a prime attraction where tourists enjoy a bit of boating.

  • Snow View Point Nainital - Snow View point is approached via a cable car ride from Mall area of Nainital. Its a popular ride with tourists.

  • Hanumarngarhi - Hanumangarhi also known as Hanuman Garh, is located at an altitude of 6000+ ft asl and is home to Lord Hanuman temple and excellent views of the area.

  • Walking and Bird Watching at Pangot - Pangot is renowned for its wooded walks and Bird watching. The area is cut off and offers off-beat stays. More than 150 birds that have been recorded in the area.

  • Mukteshwar Mahadev Temple - Mukteshwar gets its name from an 350-year-old temple to Shiva known as Mukteshwar Dham, situated atop the highest point in the town. The area offers excellent Himalayan views in Winter (Oct - March)

Destination Overview

New Delhi - Delhi is the capital city of India and a major International arrival point and a major tourist destination. Red Fort, Qutab Minar, Lotus Temple, Jama Masjid, India Gate, Birla Temple, Mughal Gardens, Lodi Gardens, Rail Museum, Doll Museum, Zoological Park etc remain major tourist attractions of Delhi.

Mussoorie - Mussoorie (Around 6500 ft) is a British era hill station at just a little less than 30 km north of Dehradun. Mussoorie over the years has become more of a weekend getaway rather than a tourist destination.

Corbett - Corbett experience is one of the best wildife expereinces in India alongwith Kanha, Nagarhole and Kaziranga. Corbett is good for bird watching and Wildlife.

Nainital - Nainital is colonial era hill station (6500 ft asl) that is set around the lake Naini. Nainital offers good weather in summer and a popular ex-Delhi weekend Getaway.

Access
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Distances
  • New Delhi to Mussoorie -280 kms (7 hrs)
  • Mussoorie to Corbett -259 kms (7 hrs)
  • Corbett to Nainital -60 kms (2 hrs)
  • Nainital to New Delhi -300 kms (7 hrs)

Standard

Rs. 27,270/-

Popular destinations of Uttarakhand (8 Nights)

Per Person

Valid From: 10 Jan 2017 - 31 Mar 2017

  • Accommodation
  • Park Entry Fees
  • Safaris
  • Sightseeing
  • Vehicle with Driver
Destination No. of NightsHotelsRoom TypeMeal Plan
Mussoorie 3Hotel Sun N SnowDeluxe RoomBreakfast with one major meal
Corbett 2Corbett Treff HotelDeluxe Room Room Only
Nainital 3Hotel EvelynStandard RoomRoom Only
Extra Person - Rs.9,380/- Child - Rs. 4,980/-

Inclusions:


Hotels
  • Accommodation on twin sharing basis.
  • Meals as per meal plan Indicated.
Car on Disposal :
  • Tata Indigo - AC for 9 days (2250 kms)
Add Ons :
  • Corbett - Jeep Safari in Corbett - Bijrani Range ( 2 nos.)
Extra:
  • Additional Kms above 2250 kms (for Car on disposal) would be charged @ Rs.9 per km payable direct at the end of the trip.
Note:
  • Hotel room category subject to availability. All efforts will be made to confirm the same stay option stated. However If unavailable equivalent option will be provided and price adjusted accordingly.
  • Child of age 5 and above will be chargeable. Child above 12 will be considered an adult.
  • Supplements may be applicable for Peak season dates, local festival periods and long weekends.
Customization:

The package above is designed after selecting hotels that offer best value and experience based on our on travel experience and guest feedback. The above is fully customisable as per budgets, Individual preferences and specifications. Do email on ut-11@nivalink.co.in or call +91-22-6150 6363 and speak to one of our travel planners.

Nivalink is also able to easily construct customised package based on above itinerary for small, medium and large groups (using Teempo Travellers, Coach, Bus as transport). email to group
ut-11@nivalink.co.in or call +91-22-6150 6363 and speak to one of our travel planners.

*Service Tax extra as applicable

Hotel Information:-

Hotel Sun N Snow

Mussoorie, Uttarakhand

Hillside Hotel View

Hotel Sun N Snow is a mid-segment business hotel located right on Mall in more

Facilities - Wi-Fi Connectivity ,Health Club ,White Water Rafting

Hotel Evelyn

Nainital, Uttarakhand

Hillside Hotel View

Hotel Evelyn is a simple hotel located on the Mall area overlooking the lake. more

Deluxe

Rs. 36,110/-

Popular destinations of Uttarakhand (8 Nights)

Per Person

Valid From: 10 Jan 2017 - 31 Mar 2017

  • Accommodation
  • Park Entry Fees
  • Safaris
  • Sightseeing
  • Vehicle with Driver
Destination No. of NightsHotelsRoom TypeMeal Plan
Mussoorie 3The Imperial SquareExecutive RoomBreakfast
Corbett 2The Wild CrestDeluxe Cottage RoomAll Meals
Nainital 3The Pavilion HotelStandard RoomBreakfast with one major meal
Extra Person - Rs.16,640/- Child - Rs. 9,170/-

Inclusions:


Hotels
  • Accommodation on twin sharing basis.
  • Meals as per meal plan Indicated.
Hotel Inclusions:
The Pavilion Hotel :
  • Welcome Drink on arrival
  • Complimentary game of Golf at Mini Golf
Car on Disposal :
  • Tata Indigo - AC for 9 days (2250 kms)
Add Ons :
  • Corbett - Jeep Safari in Corbett - Bijrani Range ( 2 nos.)
Extra:
  • Additional Kms above 2250 kms (for Car on disposal) would be charged @ Rs.9 per km payable direct at the end of the trip.
Note:
  • Hotel room category subject to availability. All efforts will be made to confirm the same stay option stated. However If unavailable equivalent option will be provided and price adjusted accordingly.
  • Child of age 5 and above will be chargeable. Child above 12 will be considered an adult.
  • Supplements may be applicable for Peak season dates, local festival periods and long weekends.
Customization:

The package above is designed after selecting hotels that offer best value and experience based on our on travel experience and guest feedback. The above is fully customisable as per budgets, Individual preferences and specifications. Do email on ut-11@nivalink.co.in or call +91-22-6150 6363 and speak to one of our travel planners.

Nivalink is also able to easily construct customised package based on above itinerary for small, medium and large groups (using Teempo Travellers, Coach, Bus as transport). email to group
ut-11@nivalink.co.in or call +91-22-6150 6363 and speak to one of our travel planners.

*Service Tax extra as applicable

Hotel Information:-

The Imperial Square

Mussoorie, Uttarakhand

Hillside Hotel View

Hotel Imperial Square is a boutique hotel on Library Chowk area of Mall in more

Facilities - Wi-Fi Connectivity

The Wild Crest

Corbett, Uttarakhand

Getaway Resort View

Wild Crest is a mid-segment resort around Corbett area (Uttarakhand) recommended for more

Facilities - Swimming pool ,Discotheque

Premium

Rs. 47,120/-

Popular destinations of Uttarakhand (8 Nights)

Per Person

Valid From: 10 Jan 2017 - 31 Mar 2017

  • Accommodation
  • Park Entry Fees
  • Safaris
  • Sightseeing
  • Vehicle with Driver
Destination No. of NightsHotelsRoom TypeMeal Plan
Mussoorie 3The Golden Palms Hotel and SpaExecutive RoomBreakfast
Corbett 2Wood Castle Spa & ResortDeluxe RoomAll Meals
Nainital 3Seasons Resort, NainitalExecutive RoomBreakfast
Extra Person - Rs.19,800/- Child - Rs. 13,200/-

Inclusions:


Hotels
  • Accommodation on twin sharing basis.
  • Meals as per meal plan Indicated.
Hotel Inclusions:
Wood Castle Spa & Resort :
  • Wildlife Movies / Slide Show in evening.
Car on Disposal :
  • Toyota Innova - AC for 9 days (2250 kms)
Add Ons :
  • Corbett - Jeep Safari in Corbett - Bijrani Range ( 2 nos.)
Extra:
  • Additional Kms above 2250 kms (for Car on disposal) would be charged @ Rs.11 per km payable direct at the end of the trip.
Note:
  • Hotel room category subject to availability. All efforts will be made to confirm the same stay option stated. However If unavailable equivalent option will be provided and price adjusted accordingly.
  • Child of age 5 and above will be chargeable. Child above 12 will be considered an adult.
  • Supplements may be applicable for Peak season dates, local festival periods and long weekends.
Customization:

The package above is designed after selecting hotels that offer best value and experience based on our on travel experience and guest feedback. The above is fully customisable as per budgets, Individual preferences and specifications. Do email on ut-11@nivalink.co.in or call +91-22-6150 6363 and speak to one of our travel planners.

Nivalink is also able to easily construct customised package based on above itinerary for small, medium and large groups (using Teempo Travellers, Coach, Bus as transport). email to group
ut-11@nivalink.co.in or call +91-22-6150 6363 and speak to one of our travel planners.

*Service Tax extra as applicable

Hotel Information:-

The Golden Palms Hotel and Spa

Mussoorie, Uttarakhand

Getaway Resort View

The Golden Palms Hotel and Spa is a premium heritage getaway resort at picture palace more

Facilities - Wi-Fi Connectivity ,Health Club ,Children Play Area

Wood Castle Spa & Resort

Corbett, Uttarakhand

Getaway Resort View

Wood Castle Resort and Spa is a getaway resort around Corbett area (Uttarakhand) more

Facilities - Wi-Fi Connectivity ,Swimming pool ,Health Club ,Spa

Seasons Resort, Nainital

Nainital, Uttarakhand

Lakeside Hotel View

Seasons is a boutique lakeside hotel in Nainital, surrounded by lush green oak trees on more

Facilities - Wi-Fi Connectivity ,Children Play Area

Travel Ideas incorporated in the itinerary

Mussoorie Getaway

Mussoorie (6500+ ft asl) located 275 kms North-East of Delhi, on the Garhwal hills, was once a more

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Arrows indicate connectivity other than Road (e.g. Waterways or Air).
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Distances
  • New Delhi to Mussoorie -280 kms (7 hrs)
  • Mussoorie to Corbett -259 kms (7 hrs)
  • Corbett to Nainital -60 kms (2 hrs)
  • Nainital to New Delhi -300 kms (7 hrs)

Expert Speak

Mussoorie and Nainital wear a crowded and cramped look. Guests looking for a bit of space and tranquility opt for Kanatal (32 kms from Musoorie) or Bhimtal (4000+ ft asl) / Pangot (7000+ ft asl).

Expert Connect

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At Nivalink you are able to connect directly with experts who have travelled to these destinations and are able to offer novel ideas, honest perspectives and help you narrow down choices.

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