Uttaranchal Tour Packages
Duration 12 nights & 13 days
Destinations Covered Delhi - Dehradun - Rishikesh - Rajaji National Park - Kaudilya - Haridwar - Nainital - Ranikhet - Corbett National Park - Delhi
Day 01: Arrive Delhi
On your arrival at the Delhi airport or railway station on day 1 of the Uttaranchal tour packages, our representative will welcome you. He will then guide you to the hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 02: Delhi
On day 2 of the Uttaranchal tour packages, have breakfast and then go for half-day city tour of Old Delhi. Start with the largest mosque of India, Jama Masjid. The masjid was built by Shah Jahan during 1644 and 1658. Shah Jahan also built Lal Qila (Red Fort). The fort was built between 1638 and 1648. Then visit Chandni Chowk, Gurdwara Sis Ganj Sahib and Raj ghat, the cremation site of the Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi.
In the afternoon, city tour of New Delhi. Visit Humayuns Tomb, which was constructed in mid 16th century, is an early example of Mughal architecture. Then visit Qutab Minar and drive past India Gate, President House, Connaught Place, the main tourist attractions of New Delhi. In the end, visit Laxmi Narayan Temple (Birla Mandir) or Gurdwara Bangla Sahib. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 03: Delhi - Dehradun (240 Km), 07-08 hours
Day 3 starts with a delicious breakfast and then drive to Dehradun. On your arrival, you will be transferred to a hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 04: Dehradun - Rishikesh (42 km), 01 ½ hours
Have breakfast and visit Forest Research Institute and Tapkeshwar Temple.
The FRI or Forest Research Institute is one of the best research institutes devoted for the same purpose across the globe. There is a vast extensive museum within premises of the FRI that displays a wide range of diverse botanical specimens. Open on all weekdays (that is Monday to Friday), you will have a great experience of witnessing a large species of vegetation on the Earth. The Botanical Garden is another tourist attraction within the FRI premises.
Tapkeshwar Temple is the temple of Lord Shiva. Lord Shiva is considered as the God of strict rituals of 'tap', the temple stands majestically in the outskirts of the city. A gushing river is also flowing by the sides of the temple, which complements the main temple and other shrines alike studding the area with its pleasant cool waters. The month of March is the best time to visit the temple. During this month, a big fair is held here on the occasion of Shivaratri.
Then head for Rishikesh. On reaching there, check in to a hotel. In the afternoon, enjoy white water rafting or river rafting on Holy Ganga. In the evening, you are free to visit Laxman Jhoola, Triveni Ghat and temple. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 05: Rishikesh - Rajaji National Park - Haridwar (24 Km Approx)
In the Morning, visit to the Raja Ji National Park. The park is surrounded by mountains. It was established in 1996 on the edge of the Dun valley. Rajaji national park covering an area of nearly 820 sq km. The wildlife in the park comprises tiger, elephant, panther, bear, sambar, chital, wild boar, kakar, python, monitor lizard and a large variety of avian fauna. You will have a number of opportunities of viewing the animals in their natural habitat in the Raja ji national park.
After having a sumptuous lunch in the afternoon, head for Haridwar. On reaching Haridwar, check in to the hotel. Visit Aarti Darshan at Har Ki Pauri in the evening. Have dinner at the hotel. Overnight stay.
Day 06: Haridwar - Nainital (320 Km), 07-08 hours
On day 6 of the Uttaranchal tour packages, have breakfast and drive to Nainital. On arrival, check in to the hotel. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.
Day 07: Nainital
Have breakfast and start with lake tour visit. The tals include Sattal, Bhimtal, Naukuchiyatal, Nainital. Enjoy boating on Naini Lake in the afternoon. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.
Day 08: Nainital - Ranikhet (65 Km), 02-03 hours
On day 8 of the Uttaranchal tour packages, have breakfast and drive to Ranikhet. Located at 1829 meters, the sylvan retreat provides tourists with an interesting mix of hill and military cultures. As per a local legend, it was here that Raja Sukhardev won heart of his queen, who subsequently settled down here and named the place Ranikhet. There are forests of oak and pine in Ranikhet and it is an ideal place if you want to enjoy a panoramic view of Himalayas, from the Bhagirithi peaks in the west to Nanda kot in the east. If you want to connect with nature. Ranikhet is perfect holiday for you. Its main attractions include golf course, the Jhoola Devi temple and orchids of Chaubatia. Lord Maya discovered Ranikhet in 1869. It was developed as a cantonment for the imperial soldiers. It is the home of the Kumaon regiment. It is here that the time stands still. On reaching Ranikhet, check in to a hotel. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.
Day 09: Ranikhet
Day 9 of thee itinerary is free for you to explore the beauty of Ranikhet and surroundings. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 10: Ranikhet - Corbett National Park (100 km nearly)
Have breakfast and head for Corbett National Park. On reaching here, check in to the wildlife resort. In the afternoon, safari to the national park for wildlife viewing. Dinner and overnight at the resort.
Day 11: Corbett National Park
Enjoy morning and evening game, drive to the national park and explore the wildlife. Overnight stay at the resort.
Day 12: Corbett National Park - Delhi (280 km nearly)
Have breakfast and head for Delhi. On arrival, check in to the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 13: Departure
Last day of the Uttaranchal tour packages is free at leisure. Transfer to the airport or railway station to catch flight or train for onward destination. Tour ends.
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