Nestled at the foothills of the Himalayas, Mussoorie derives its name from the Mansur shrub commonly found here. An erstwhile summer refuge of the British, Mussoorie offers wondrous views of the surrounding hills and the verdant Doon Valley beneath.
Arrive Delhi Airport / Railway Station. Upon arrival, meet and greet and transfer to Vehicle .Proceed to Mussoorie (280 kms. /8 hrs. ), the Queen of the Hills. The place is known for its scenic beauty. On arrival, check into the hotel.
Day 02: Sightseeing Of Mussoorie
Enjoy your half day sightseeing tour visiting Kempty Falls- this falls was developed as a tourist destination by a British officer John Mekinan, around 1835. The name Kempty is probably derived from the word 'camp-tea', as the British, during the colonial rule, would organize their tea parties here. Later proceed to visit Gun Hill is one of the popular tourist attractions of Mussoorie, possessing historical significance dating back to pre-independence. It is believed that a canon was fired from the place at a fixed time on every afternoon. This firing at the hill provided an idea of time to the local residents of the destination and they adjusted their watches accordingly.
Back and check in to the hotel. Evening visit Mall Road.
Day 3: Mussoorie To Rishikesh
Departure to Rishikesh via Dehradun (76 Kms)- Rishikesh is a city in India’s northern state of Uttarakhand, in the Himalayan foothills beside the Ganges River. The river is considered holy, and the city is renowned as a center for studying yoga and meditation. Temples and ashrams (centers for spiritual studies) line the eastern bank around Swarg Ashram, a traffic-free, alcohol-free and vegetarian enclave upstream from Rishikesh town. On your way visit to Lakshman Jhoola, Ram Jhoola, Geeta Ashram, Swarg Ashram, Shivanand Ashram, Parmarath Ashram.
Day 4: Rishikesh To Delhi
Depart Delhi Morning drive to Delhi. Arrive Delhi in the evening. Board Flight/Train for onward journey.