ITINERARY UK-05(08 Nights / 09 Days)
Delhi–Haridwar-Mussoorie-Corbett-Nainital–Kausani– Ranikhet – Delhi
Day 01 Delhi– Haridwar (225 kms.)
Arrive Delhi and Proceed to Haridwar. Visit Manasa devi temple and Chamunda Devi etc. Later witness Aarti at HARI KI PAURI of the Holy River Ganges. Overnight stay at Hotel
Day 02 Haridwar-Mussoorie (310 kms.)
After breakfast transfer to mussoorie, Mussourie is sprawled over a horseshoe shaped ridge. It offers some breathtaking views of the snow-clad Himalayan peaks of western Garhwal, as well as of the Dehradun valley. Overnight stay in Hotel.
Day 03 Mussoorie
After breakfast, visit Kempty Falls, a popular tourist spot. Afternoon visit the Mall road for an optional cable ride, and later Surkhanda Devi temple. The shrine is reached after a dramatic climb to the summit, which offers a fantastic panoramic view of never ending stretches of pristine snow. Overnight stay in Hotel
Day 04 Mussoorie-Corbett(280 kms.)
After breakfast drive to Corbett National Park. The Park is named after Jim Corbett, it is one of India’s first wildlife sanctuaries spread over an area of 521 sq. km and the first to come under project tiger. Wildlife population includes the Leopard, Sloth Bear, Jungle Cat, Fishing cat, Wild Boar, Langur and Rhesus monkeys, Gharial and Mugger Crocodiles. Arrive and check in the Lodge for overnight.
Day 05: Corbett-Nainital(60 kms.)
0600 hrs: Early morning wildlife safari by jeep back to hotel and after breakfast drive to Nainital & visit Bhimtal and Saatal a cluster of seven lakes and beautiful surroundings, which offers spectacular views of the terraced plantations. Return to Nainital. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 06: Nainital – Mukteshwar – Nainital (50 kms one way)
After breakfast, take a full day excursion to Mukteshwar. It is the most beautiful place in Kumaon, from here one can see the majestic Himalayan peaks. Proceed to the Old Shiva Temple perched on an outcrop above the sleepy town. This is a delightful place – serene, tranquil from where you can look out across the magnificent valley spread 100s of feet below near by its Chauthi Jali (a vertiginous outcrops of rocks and a great place for spotting eagles and other birds of prey). You can also visit the picturesque Little Church (75 years old) that is perched on the side of hill. Drive back to Nainital. On Arrival, optional visit Snow View Point by Cable car. Return for overnight at the hotel.
Day 07: Nainital –Kausani(50 kms.)
0830 hrs: After breakfast enjoy boat ride at Naini Lake. afternoon proceed to Kausani, nature’s own reserve and ideal to spend a quiet holiday in the lap of nature with stunning view of the Himalayan ranges. rest of the day is to explore the beauty of nature. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 08: Kausani – Ranikhet (60 kms.)
Later drive to Ranikhet. The glistering snow peaks, enthralling valleys, emerald meadows and humming forests transform Ranikhet into the world of its own. Arrive and check into the hotel. Half day is free for sightseeing covering Kalka temple and golf ground. Overnight at the Hotel.
Day 09: Ranikhet-Delhi(340 kms.)
After breakfast transfer to Delhi for your onward journey. Tour Ends.