Uttermost beautiful Uttarakhand. Holy place with scenic mountains. Feel mountains in your lap. Experience one of the world best Spa.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1: Dehradun To Haridwar
Approx 1 hour drive from Jolly grant airport to Haridwar. Check in one of the best hotel AAlia in outskirt of Haridwar. One of the most beautifully done, planned hotel. If you are in family take complete Villa (3 bed rooms + seating areas + Dinning + private courtyard and lot more). Enjoy the hotel and it's facilities, like infinite swimming pool (partially in river Ganga), ATVs and much more things to do. Overnight at Hotel AAlia.
Day 2: Haridwar
After breakfast, visit Rajajaji National park to see elephants. The national park has 500 Elephants, 12 Tigers, 250 Panthers and good prey base including Spotted Deer, Sambhar, Wild Boar, Barking deer, Goral two kinds of Bears Himalayan Black and Sloth, and over 400 bird species makes Rajaji National Park a perfect wildlife and bird watching destination. Evening go for Ganga Aarti - an amazing sight to see thousands of floating lamps (Diyas) in the river. Ganga Aarti Haridwar is performed at Har-ki-Pauri, its one of the famous rituals in India. It starts after sunset, with great crowds gathered in the region of both the banks of a canal that carries the waters of Ganges.
Ganga Aarti in Haridwar city starts at around 6.30 pm. 02 times Aarti is performed daily at the Har ki Pauri Ghat. Morning sunrise & evening sunset. Dinner & overnight at AAlia.
Day 3: Ananda In The Himalayas - Spa Resort
After breakfast leave for Rishikesh, visit Ram Zula & Laxman Zula bridges. Rishikesh catapulted to Western fame when the Beatles dropped by for a visit to Maharishi Mahesh Yogi's ashram (now closed), and the town is still known as the World Capital of Yoga.
Rishikesh is also the Gateway to the Himalayas. The Char Dham Yatra (Four Shrines Sacred Journey) ideally begins from Rishikesh.
Just 17 Kms uphill is The Ananda In the Himalaya - The Spa resort. Located in the tranquil Himalayan foothills. Even check in formalities is done in very gorgeous style in heritage seating area. As soon as you reach in our room, you will find white Kurta - pyjama for both of you. All guests are wearing the same. Just enjoy the serenity of the place & you will find peace in your mind. Ananda is the spiritual pathway to the ultimate, discovered through the union of body, mind and soul. Full day visit each & every corner of the property spread over 100 acre. Evening tea should be at deck side dinning area. Overnight at Ananda.
Travel from Haridwar to Rishikesh
Day 4: Ananda - Wellness & Spa (Cost Not Included)
Early morning Yoga & meditation. Light breakfast and after minimum 45 minutes go for Spa. The 24,000 square foot spa offers an extensive menu of over 80 body and beauty treatments, integrating the traditional Indian systems of Ayurveda with the more contemporary Western spa approach. The spa experience strives to achieve the ultimate harmony between the physical and the mental realms of the individual. Full day for your body rejuvenation. Overnight at Ananda.
Day 5: Kanatal - The Terraces
After breakfast drive to Kanatal though Chamba uphill 8500 feet high. Keep an eye on right side you may see glimpses of Tehri Dam. Approx 3 hours drive (80 Kms) from Ananda. Any time of the year, you will find beautiful snow peaks. Check in Hotel The Terraces. The name of the hotel defines the location. You will find you are on the roof top of the world - Terraces. All rooms are snow pick facing. Enjoy the nature while seating in Gazebo. See all picks are turning in to golden colour by sunset time. Overnight at The Terraces.
Travel from Rishikesh to Kanatal
Day 6: Kanatal And Around
After breakfast drive to Tehri dam - via Chamba. One of the most beautiful sight to see. The water in lake is most of the time stagnant and you can take superb photographs of reflections - mountains & water. Light lunch at The Terraces. After lunch take a special safari - organized by The Terraces. 14 Kms - 4 wheel drive, will take 1.5 hours and visit most beautiful plateau. Shiva temple & most scenic view of mountains and Tehri lake in the valley. Overnight at The Terraces
Day 7: Mussoorie
After breakfast drive to Surkunda Devi Temple - Situated at an altitude of about 9500 feet, this temple affords a scenic view of the surrounding region, including the Himalayas to the north. 1000 feet can be done on your own foot or on horse back. Reach Mussoorie and check in to the hotel Jaypee Manor Residency. Evening visit main market and visit - The Mall Road: The Mall Road is one of the most crowded places of Mussoorie. The structure of the road takes you back to the colonial period of Britishers. There are numerous restaurants, hotels and shops on this road. The Methodist church is situated on the Mall and is around 100 years old. Overnight at Jaypee Manor Residency.
Travel from Kanatal to Mussoorie
Day 8: Mussoorie & Around
After breakfast visit Kempty Falls 15 kms from Mussoorie. The Kempty Falls, surrounded by high mountain ranges at an altitude of 4500 feet, are a good place for a picnic or for spending a couple of hours listening to the music of water in the midst of the surrounding greenery. Now a days it has become most pathetic place - spoiled by human - created food/game stalls in the place of view points. In the evening all should visit - Camel’s Back Road: The place offers a picturesque view of the sunset and a life like resemblance of a sitting camel. One can also enjoy long walks and horse riding here. Evening at Camel’s road is a memorable experience as it offers a ravishing sunset view in the Himalayas as sun paints the mountains in brilliant hues. You will find many of the Indian celebrities bungalows. There is total 3 kms walkway in the shape of 8. Known for place called Char Dukan for egg-pan cake and few old Britisher's type food also From freshly made chocolate waffles, pancakes and steaming hot maggi, to the divine herb-cheese pizzas and masala omelets, the menu has everything you need for an ideal hill station day. Not to forget the amazing cold coffee to top it all. Overnight at Jaypee.
Day 9: Back Home With Sweet Memories
After breakfast, drive to catch your flight from Dehradun - Jolly grant airport. - Approx 30 Kms.