Auli, Chopta, Rishikesh Tour
Day 1: Arrival in Dehradun - Transfer to Auli
Upon your arrival in Dehradun, the capital city of Uttarakhand, our representative will greet you at the airport or railway station. From there, we will proceed to Auli, a picturesque hill station known for its stunning landscapes and winter sports. The drive to Auli will take you through scenic routes, offering glimpses of the majestic Himalayan peaks. Upon reaching Auli, check-in at the hotel and relax after your journey. You have the evening at leisure, and you can explore the serene surroundings of Auli. Overnight stay in Auli.
Day 2: Auli Sightseeing
After a wholesome breakfast at the hotel, you will embark on a sightseeing tour of Auli. The first stop will be the Auli Artificial Lake, a man-made lake surrounded by snow-capped peaks, offering panoramic views of the surroundings. Next, you will visit Gurso Bugyal, a lush green meadow situated at an altitude of 10,000 feet, providing breathtaking vistas of the Himalayan ranges. The meadow is surrounded by coniferous forests, and the tranquility of the place will leave you mesmerized. After the sightseeing tour, return to the hotel in the evening and enjoy leisure time. Overnight stay in Auli.
Day 3: Auli to Chopta
After breakfast, you will depart for Chopta, often referred to as the "Mini Switzerland" of Uttarakhand. The journey to Chopta will take you through enchanting landscapes, with the scenic beauty of the region leaving you captivated. En route, you will visit the famous Nanda Devi Temple in Gopeshwar, a revered temple dedicated to Goddess Nanda Devi. After seeking blessings at the temple, you will continue the drive to Chopta. Upon reaching Chopta, check-in at the hotel and relax in the tranquil ambiance of the place. Overnight stay in Chopta.
Day 4: Chopta - Tungnath - Chandrashila Trek
Early morning, you will start the trek to Tungnath, the highest Shiva temple in the world. The trek is around 3.5 kilometers and takes you through lush green meadows and rhododendron forests. The breathtaking views of the snow-capped peaks along the way add to the charm of the trek. Once you reach Tungnath, you can offer prayers at the temple and soak in the spiritual ambiance of the place. From Tungnath, you will continue the trek to Chandrashila Peak, which is located at an elevation of 13,000 feet. The peak offers a 360-degree panoramic view of the Himalayan ranges, and witnessing the sunrise from here is a magical experience. After spending some time at Chandrashila, you will descend back to Chopta and relax at the hotel. Overnight stay in Chopta.
Day 5: Chopta to Rishikesh
After breakfast, you will depart for Rishikesh, a spiritual haven and the "Yoga Capital of the World." The drive to Rishikesh will take you through picturesque valleys and river valleys. Upon reaching Rishikesh, check-in at the hotel and freshen up. In the evening, you will visit the famous Triveni Ghat to witness the Ganga Aarti ceremony. The serene atmosphere by the holy Ganges, with the river lit up with lamps, creates a divine ambiance. You can also take a dip in the sacred river and experience the spiritual aura of Rishikesh. Overnight stay in Rishikesh.
Day 6: Rishikesh Sightseeing
After breakfast, you will explore the spiritual and adventure offerings of Rishikesh. The first stop will be the iconic Ram Jhula and Laxman Jhula, suspension bridges over the Ganges, offering breathtaking views of the river and the surrounding mountains. You will also visit various ashrams and temples in the area, including the famous Beatles Ashram, where the legendary band once stayed and practiced transcendental meditation. Rishikesh is also known for its adventure activities, and you can indulge in river rafting, bungee jumping, or simply enjoy a yoga and meditation session by the river. The evening will be at leisure, allowing you to relax and soak in the spiritual essence of Rishikesh. Overnight stay in Rishikesh.
Day 7: Rishikesh - Haridwar - Rishikesh
On this day, you will take a day trip to Haridwar, one of the seven holiest cities in India. Haridwar is known for its sacred ghats and temples along the Ganges. You will visit the Har Ki Pauri ghat, the most famous bathing ghat, where the mesmerizing Ganga Aarti takes place in the evening. The Aarti is a beautiful ritual involving lamps and chants, creating a divine atmosphere. You can also explore other spiritual sites and temples in Haridwar, experiencing the spiritual significance.