This is a classic sector visit itinerary for Uttarakhand that allows guests to visit best of Garhwal and Kumaon and while doing that offers a wholesome hill station, riverside, Himalayan, pilgrimage and wildlife experience.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day-1 Arrive At Nainital. Sightseeing In And Around Nainital
Arrive at Nainital. Nainital (6500+ ft asl) is a renowned lakeside Hill station in Kumaon region of Uttarakhand. Visit Naina Devi temple / Hanuman Garhi temple / High Altitude Zoo. 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.
Nainital About this sound pronunciation is a popular hill station in the Indian state of Uttarakhand and headquarters of Nainital district in the Kumaon foothills of the outer...
Nainital, Uttarakhand, India
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Day-2 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.
The temple of Mukteshwar is dedicated to lord Shiva. Set on a height of 2300 mt, the temple represents a pristine sense of devotion. Lush green surroundings, mesmerising ...
Mukteshwar | Near Chauli Ki Jali, Nainital, India
Day-3 Nainital - Corbett. Evening Safari.
Departure for Corbett (75 kms - 2 hours). Reach by afternoon. Corbett is a renowned wildlife, bird watching, walking / trekking and nature centric getaway. Take an evening safari or walk by the river in the evening.
Travel from Nainital to Corbett
Day-4 Morning And Evening Safaris
Morning safari 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. Evening do a nature walk, river crossing or do bird watching.
Sitabani is a famous zone for bird watching. Only forest in Corbett where tourists can walk inside, it is known for a temple and river. At the site, tourists can take rest at ...
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Day-5 Corbett - Kausani Via Ranikhet
Proceed to Kausani (6000+ ft asl - 150 kms - 5 hrs) enroute visiting Ranikhet. Ranikhet (6000+ ft asl) is an idyllic Himalayan hamlet / Cantonment Town. Apple Orchards at Ranikhet is worth a visit in Summer. Kausani is a Himalayan Hamlet in Kumaon area known for its Himalayan views in Winter (Oct - March) and is a stopover on itineraries that combine Garhwal and Kumaon areas.
Travel from Corbett to Kausani
Day-6 Kausani - Auli
Reach early for Joshimath (188 kms - 6 hrs - base town to reach Auli) to reach before 4:30 PM to catch the last Cable Car to reach Auli. Auli (8000+ ft asl), a destination renowned for skiing in Winter and sporting excellent close range himalayan views all round the year.
Travel from Kausani to Auli
Day-7 In And Around Auli
At Auli enjoy magnificent 180 degrees view of the Nandadevi Peaks. During winter beginners start skiing at the Baby slopes before graduating to higher and more adventurous slopes. Experienced skiers straightway use ski lifts to reach higher slopes. During Summer, enjoy close range Himalayan beauty. Explore the area around on a walk / trek. Hikers/ Trekkers will find numerous marked walks and there are also mountain bike trails. at the backdrope of the resort lies the famous high altitude Gorson Reserve forest (part of Nanda Devi National Park ) richly habitated by rare Himalayan wildlife.
Day-8 Badrinath Excursion Or Explore Area Around Auli Further Or Just Relax And Enjoy Himalayan Views
May - Oct period guests can undertake an excursion to Badrinath (9000+ ft asl, 50 kms from Joshimath base), one of the Char Dhams and prime Lord Vishnu pilgrim centre. Adventure oriented / Experiential guests can continue hiking / trekking around Auli. Guest may also just sit and enjoy 180 degrees snow views.
Day-9 Auli - Rishikesh
Travel to Rishikesh (2000 ft asl - 270 kms - 8 hours). Rishikesh is a Ganga riverside destination, renowned for its riverside and spirituality experiences that it offers.
Travel from Auli to Rishikesh
Day-10 In And Around Rishikesh Or White Water Rafting / Adventure At Rishikesh Or Visit To Rajaji National Park
Visit to Ram Jhula, Laxman Jhula, Triveni Ghat, Rishikund and other Ghat areas of Rishikesh. Guests can also visit Neelkanth Mahadev (30 kms - 1 hour one way), time permitting. Alternatively Guests can opt for White water rafting (Half day) or visit adventure sports centre here that offer Bungee Jumping or opt for a a Visit to Rajaji National Park (Park Closes April 16th onwards. Rajaji is considered excellent for bird watching).