Uttarakhand Itinerary 07 nights / 08 days
Delhi – Nainital – Mukteshwar – Ranikhet – Corbett – Delhi
(Itinerary code dnmrcd7n8d)
Day 01: Delhi – Nainital
Depart Delhi for Nainital by surface approx. 325 km / 9 hrs. Upon arrival check-in at the hotel. The evening will be at your leisure. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 02: In Nainital
Morning you depart for a half-day excursion of the Lake tour visiting Sattal/ Bhimtal & Naukuchiatal. Late afternoon you will return back to your hotel. Evening you can enjoy a stroll on the Mall road and shop for the famous wax candles or you can enjoy a boat ride on Naini Lake (on own). Overnight at the hotel.
Day 03: In Nainital
Today morning you will proceed for a half-day excursion of Himalaya Darshan & Khurpatal. Afternoon you can enjoy a Cable Car ride (on own) till the Snow Viewpoint. The evening will be at your leisure or time free to stroll on the Tibetan Mala Bazaar and visit the Naina Devi Temple. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 04: Nainital – Mukteshwar
Morning depart for Mukteshwar by surface approx 46 km / 2 hrs. On arrival check in to your hotel. Later in the afternoon explore Mukteshwar, the most beautiful place in “ Kumaon “ to view the majestic Himalayan peaks. Also visit the old Shiva Temple perched on an outcrop above the sleepy town, a delightful place – serene & tranquil – from where you can look out across the magnificent valley which spreads hundreds of feet below. Nearby is Chauthi Jali, a vertiginous outcrop of rocks and a great place for spotting mountain eagles and other birds of prey. Later visit the picturesque little Church perched on the side of the hill. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 05 : Mukteshwar – Ranikhet
Depart for Ranikhet by surface approx. 95 kms / 3 hrs. Arrive at Ranikhet check-in at your hotel. Later you will proceed for a half-day sightseeing tour of Ranikhet visiting the Chaubatia Gardens, Kalika Estate, and Golf Course. We drive past The Kumaon Regiment Centre. The evening will be at your leisure. Overnight at the hotel
Day 06 : Ranikhet – Binsar – Ranikhet
Depart for a full-day excursion to Binsar approx 69 km / 2 hrs one way. Binsar has one of the oldest Oak sanctuaries in the world and is home to many high altitude species of animals and birds. Return to Ranikhet via Almora town. The evening will be at your leisure. Overnight at the hotel
Day 07 : Ranikhet – Corbett
Depart for Corbett by surface approx. 95 km / 3 hrs. Arrive in Corbett & check-in at your hotel. Early afternoon you will be taken for a Jeep Safari in the National Park. If luck persists you can have a sighting of tiger, elephants, deer, monkeys, and host of bird species. The evening will be at your leisure. Overnight at the hotel
Day 08: Corbett – Delhi.
Morning you depart for Delhi approx. 300 km / 8 hrs. You will be transferred to the airport/ railway station in time to proceed to your further destination.