Budget Stays/ Holidays
On reaching Delhi, get ready for a scenic drive to Rishikesh – the world capital of Yoga. On arrival at Rishikesh you will visit Neelkanth Mahadev Temple, Lakshman Jhula, a popular attraction of Rishikesh. The place is known to offer picturesque views of the snow-capped mountains and lush green forests. The bridge was built in 1939 and it is believed that Lakshman, brother of Lord Ram, crossed the Ganges on jute ropes, on which the bridge stands today. In the evening, drive back to the hotel in Rishikesh and stay overnight.
After having breakfast your full day is booked for sightseeing at the popular attractions of Rishikesh. You will be going to visit attractions like Triveni Ghat, which is the place of confluence of the three holy rivers- the Ganges, Yamuna & Saraswati and Bharat Mandir, which was built back during 9th century by philosopher Adi Shankaracharya. Shivpuri is a beautiful place which is well-known for offering spectacular views of the valley. The place is also popular for activities like rafting and camping. You can indulge in activities like bungee jumping.
In the morning, check out from the hotel and leave for your next destination - Mussoorie, the Queen of Hills. Located at the foothills of the Garhwal Himalayas, Mussoorie is set at an elevation of 1880 meter and offers breathtaking views of the snow capped Shivalik ranges. The place is known for its rich biodiversity, which allures wildlife enthusiasts from all over. Lal Tibba, located at height of 2290 meter is the highest point at the place. Gun Hill Mussoorie, located at 6800 feet above sea level. This is the second highest point of Mussoorie.
After having breakfast, visit the famous places in Mussoorie. The pleasant weather adds to your sightseeing tour of Mussoorie. Spend some time at the alluring Kempty Fall and feel close to nature. This fall is surrounded by flora and High Mountains which add to its beauty. Take a dip in the chilled water of the fall and enjoy some great time in a tranquil environment. Later, leave for the most popular attraction of the hill station, Mussoorie. Have a look at those buildings dating back to the British era. Shop some souvenirs from the market for your friends and family.
This is the last day of your Uttarakhand Tour. After breakfast check-out from the hotel and start your drive back to Delhi, from where you can leave for your next destination.