Nainital Auli Tour
Explore the dramatic terrain of Uttarakhand by spending a fun-filled getaway to the land of myths, magic, and majestic beauty of the striking Himalayan ranges. This white triangle tour takes you to the snow peak in Nainital surrounded by hazy mountains, the picture-perfect white slopes of Auli, and adrenaline-pumping white water rafting in Rishikesh.
Your amazing Uttarakhand Tour starts from Delhi.
Head to the pickup point in Delhi from where a representative will help you get transferred to Nainital.
As you travel to Nainital, you'll be able to enjoy stunning views of the valleys along with the beautiful Naini Lake.
Once you reach Nainital, you can check in to the hotel and take some rest.
You can then visit the famous Naina Devi Temple, one of the shakti-peeths, where according to a popular belief the eyes of Goddess Sati fell after her self-immolation.
You can then stroll through the various lanes of Mall Road and can also enjoy a beautiful sunset while boating on Naini Lake.
Later you can return back to your hotel.
Overnight stay at the hotel in Nainital.
Collapse Day 1 Itinerary
Wake up to a beautiful view of the valley, enjoy a scrumptious breakfast and check out from the hotel.
Visit the famous Cave Garden which is a cluster of six interconnected caves made in the shapes of animals like panthers, tigers, etc and later, visit Lover's Point, Land’s End and Snow Point to get unobstructed views of the Kumaon mountain range.
Take a horse ride to the upper points like Tiffin Top, Naina peak.
Upon completion of sightseeing of Nainital head out to explore the serene town of Almora.
Travel to the famous Kasar Devi Temple that sits quietly above the hilltop overlooking the beautiful town of Almora.
Visit the Chitai Temple located atop a nearby hill.
Travel to the Kumaon Regimental Center Museum that tells the stories and tales of heroic valor of the Kumaon Regiment.
Later, in the evening transfer to Kausani.
Upon reaching Kausani, check in to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Wake up to a beautiful morning and have a delicious breakfast.
You can then travel to Joshimath which is situated in the foothills of the Nanda Devi National Park.
Drive past the thick forests and the beautiful hill stations towards Karnaprayag where you can enjoy sightseeing for sometime before embarking on the final leg of the journey to Joshimath.
Upon reaching Joshimath, check-in to the hotel and take some rest.
The rest of the day is at leisure and you are free to explore the surroundings at your own pace.
Overnight stay at the hotel in Joshimath.
Wake up early to a beautiful morning and have a healthy breakfast.
You can then get ready to embark on a full-day scenic tour to Auli.
You can choose to drive to Auli by road or can also take the 4 KM long Gondola Ride from Joshimath to Auli.
The Ropeway to Auli greets you with some of the best views of the Snow-Capped Himalayas and the dense oak forests that surround the beautiful ski resort.
On reaching Auli, you can spend a great time walking along the beautiful Auli Lake and admire the refreshing breeze and magnificent panorama.
Here you can also indulge in various adventures activities or try your hands at Skiing through the snow.
While in Auli, you can also choose to take a short trek up to the Gorson Bugyal that lies at an altitude of 3056 mts.
You can also trek further up to Chattarkund, located in the center of a dense forest, which is famous for its sweet water.
Later in the evening, start the journey back to Joshimath after a day full of fun and adventure.
Overnight stay at the hotel in Joshimath
Have a delicious breakfast and check out from the hotel.
You can then set off on your journey towards Rishikesh and bid adieu to the majestic Nanda Devi Parbat.
Upon reaching Rishikesh, check-in to the hotel and take some rest before leaving for a local sightseeing tour.
Once you are ready, visit one of the most revered sights in Rishikesh - Neelkanth Mahadev Temple, which according to mythological beliefs is a place where Lord Shiva drank the poison that turned his throat blue.
Later, you can spend some time meditating at the Beatles Ashram, where the famous band learned meditation and composed a number of songs.
You can also head to the Triveni Ghat that turns into a riot of colors in the evening for the auspicious Ganga Aarti.
After witnessing a surreal Ganga Aarti, return back to the hotel and call it a day.
Overnight stay at the hotel in Rishikesh.
Wake up to a beautiful morning in the mountains and have a delicious breakfast.
Pack your bags and complete the check–out formalities.
Before heading back to Delhi, you can visit a few important places in Rishikesh.
Once you are ready to experience water adventure, travel to Shivpuri, from where you can head out for a rafting session till Laxman Jhula and get face to face with the thrilling rapids in the glaciated Ganga.
You can also level up your adventure by daring to cliff jump into the cold water of the river and can also enjoy having a bowl of hot Maggi during the short stopover while rafting.
On reaching Laxman Jhula, facing another round of rapids, you can return back to the hotel to dry up and head out again to explore the bustling Rishikesh.
Later, one can choose to explore the different parts of Rishikesh like the iconic Ram Jhula and Laxman Jhula, or go shopping in the local markets in the surrounding areas.
You can also spend some time by the river beach or go café hopping in the vibrant cafes that line the banks of Ganga.
Don’t forget to feel the spiritual vibes during the holy Ganga Aarti at Triveni Ghat in Rishikesh which will add up to your lively evening.
You can then set off on your journey back towards Delhi.
Conclude the tour with beautiful memories on reaching your desired destination in Delhi for your onward journey.