India

Uttaranchal Tour (Haridwar, Rishikesh, Corbett, Kausani, Nainital)

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Overview

Duration: 12D/11N

 

Destinations Covered: Haridwar, Rishikesh, Corbett National Park, Kausani, Nainital

 

This is a standard itinerary which can be easily customised based on your interests, no. of pax, time and types of accommodation. E.g. If you’re not keen on the wildlife national park, we may remove Corbett and Kausani. Also, if you wish to stay in Rishikesh for a longer time, we can customise your itinerary accordingly.

 

These places of interests are also popular with domestic tourists starting from 15th May till end of summer holidays. July and August are monsoon months. To avoid crowds, mid to end September onwards would be suitable.

 

For trip customisation, pricing query and bookings, email us at hello@crimsonasia.my .

Program

Program

Day 01: Arrive in Delhi.

Welcome on arrival and transfer to hotel close to the airport for overnight stay. 

 

Day 02: Delhi – Haridwar (Drive 230 Kms - 6 Hours) (B)

After breakfast drive to Haridwar. Upon arrival check in at hotel.

 

Haridwar has very rich very old religious and cultural heritage. Situated on the foothills of the Himalayas, Haridwar is a tourist hot-spot. In Haridwar you will see a great statue of Shiva at the fork of the river. 

 

 

In the evening, witness the Ganga Aarti which is performed at Har Ki Pauri Ghat. Ganga Aarti in Haridwar is one of the most famous in the area and the evening Ganga Ceremony is visited by many visitors every day. 

 

 

Overnight stay at hotel.

 

Day 03: Haridwar – Rishikesh (Drive 20 Kms - 1 Hour) (B)

Morning half-day walking tour of Haridwar. Haridwar culture walk provides an opportunity to experience Indian culture, Hindu religion as well as life of local people. During the walk you will visit Bara Bazar, biggest traditional market in Haridwar).

 

 

Upon arrival in Rishikesh, check in to the hotel.

 

In the afternoon/evening, take a walk to Ram Jhoola and Laxman Jhoola, and through the town to soak in the local life and atmosphere and witness the aarti ceremony at Triveni Ghat.

 

Overnight stay in hotel.    

 

Day 04: Rishikesh (B)

After breakfast, visit Neer Garh Waterfall which is located close to Laxman Jhoola. The walk from the roadside up to the falls takes about 30 minutes. It’s a very pleasant walk where you will see smaller falls and get the experience of being surrounded by nature. You could also do meditation here.  

 

Later visit Vashishta Gufa (cave) about an hours’ drive from Rishikesh where the famous saint Vashishta meditated on the banks of the river Ganga. The cave is very peaceful and is a perfect place for meditation. On the other side of the holy river Ganga is Shin Shiva land which is situated in the village Sirasu.  

 

Overnight stay in hotel.    

 

Day 05: Rishikesh – Corbett National Park (Drive 160 Kms - 4 Hours) (B)

After breakfast drive to Corbett National Park. Upon arrival check in at hotel. 

 

Jim Corbett National Park is a forested wildlife sanctuary in northern India’s Uttarakhand state. Rich in flora and fauna, it’s known for its Bengal tigers, leopards and wild elephants roaming the Dhikala zone. On the banks of the Ramganga Reservoir, the Sonanadi zone is home to elephants and leopards, along with hundreds of species of birds. 

 

 

Overnight at hotel. 

 

Day 06: Corbett National Park (B)

Morning and afternoon game drive (safari) by jeep in Corbett National Park.  

 

You will be given a wake-up call for an early morning jeep safari into the park; breakfast will be served post morning jeep safari. You can then spend a relaxing day swimming by the pool and after lunch, you will be taken for the sightseeing tour at Garjia Temple and Corbett Museum.

 

Later in the evening you can spend time at the resort or watch a wildlife movie. Dinner and overnight stay at the wildlife resort will follow. 

 

Day 07: Corbett National Park – Kausani (Drive 180 Kms – 4 Hours) (B)

After breakfast drive to Kausani. On arrival check in at hotel.  

 

Later visit Gandhi Ji Ashram and in the evening see sunset at View Point.

 

Overnight stay at hotel.

 

Day 08: Kausani (B)

After breakfast full day tour of Kausani.

 

Kausani is a charming hill station famous for its panoramic view of the Himalayas with mountains like Trishul, Nandakot Nanda Devi are easily seen from Kausani. Mahatma Gandhi was impressed by the prettiness of Kausani and called this place “Switzerland of India”.

 

Overnight stay at hotel.

 

Day 09: Kausani - Nainital (Drive 120 Kms – 4 Hours) (B)

After breakfast drive to Nainital. Upon arrival check in at hotel. 

 

Nainital is a Himalayan resort town in the Kumaon region of India’s Uttarakhand state, at an elevation of roughly 2,000m. Formerly a British hill station, it’s set around Nainital Lake, a popular boating site with Naina Devi Hindu Temple on its north shore. A cable car runs to Snow View observation point (at 2,270m), with vistas over the town and mountains including Nanda Devi, Uttarakhand’s highest peak.

 

 

Overnight stay at hotel.

 

Day 10: Nainital (B)

Nainital has many tourist attractions and beautiful picnic spots in and nearby. Right after breakfast, you can begin to explore the place. Visit the Hanumangarhi temple and the three nearby lakes of Bhimtal, Sattal and Naukuchia Tal - all of them offer a great view of the mountain and lake surroundings. You can go on boat rides in Nainital Lake.

 

 

Nainital is an impressive jewel in the Himalayan necklace, blessed with beautiful natural splendour and varied natural assets. Dotted with lakes, Nainital has earn the nickname the “Lake District of India”.

 

Overnight at hotel.

 

Day 11: Nainital – Delhi (Drive 320 Kms – 7 Hours) (B)

After breakfast drive to Delhi. Upon arrival, check in at hotel.

 

Day 12: Depart for airport (B)

Transfer to airport to board flight for onward journey.

 

 

***PROGRAM ENDS***

 

Hotel Accommodation

 

City Hotel No. of nights
Delhi Jaypee Siddharth (4-star) 1
Haridwar The Haveli Hari Ganga (Heritage Hotel) 1
Rishikesh Divine Resort (4-star) 2
Corbett National Park Infinity Resorts (3-star) 2
Kausani Heritage Resort (3-star) 2
Nainital Welcome Heritage Ashdale (Heritage Hotel) 2
Delhi Hotel Pride Plaza (4-star, near airport) 1

 

Inclusions

--Airport transfers in private A/C car or van

--Activities as per tour including entrance fees

--Twin-sharing accommodation on with breakfast

--Accompanying English-speaking guide services from Day 2 to Day 10

--Meeting and assistance by local representatives on arrival/departure at airport/hotel

--Private transfers and transport between airport, hotel and sightseeing spots

--2 Mineral water bottles per person per day

 

Exclusions

--International return flight to Delhi

--Visa Fees

--Travel Insurance

--Lunch, dinner and snacks

--Tipping

--Personal expenses

--Optional activities

--Excess baggage charges

 

For queries/bookings for this tour, pls email us at hello@crimsonasia.my

Enquiry/Booking

For queries/bookings for this tour, pls email us at hello@crimsonasia.my .

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