Colors of Uttarakhand | 07 Days / 06 Nights

Uttrakhand is crowned with Himalayan peaks, vibrant floral valleys, glaciers and verdant dense forests.Uttrakhand is a tourist magnet owing to its magnificent scenery. It is also famous for its temples and ashrams. Explore off the beaten tracks to enjoy many activities that Uttarakhand has on offer against the milieu of Himalayan ranges. You can participate in activities like of trekking, rafting, camping, bungee jumping, and mountaineering, wild life, jungle safari, bird watching, paragliding, skiing etc.

Day 1

ARRIVE DELHI* ON TO NAINITAL / BHIMTAL (320 KMS / APPROX. 9 HOUR DRIVE)

On arrival, check in to your hotel. The rest of the evening is at leisure.

Overnight in Nainital / Bhimtal

Day 2

IN NAINITAL / BHIMTAL

This morning, enjoy a visit to Sat Tal, Bhimtal Lake and Naukuchiatal.

The Sattal (seven lakes) is a unique spot with an interconnected cluster of seven freshwater lakes, set amidst dense oak and pine woods. The area is a bird watchers paradise as it provides a habitat to more than 500 species of migratory and resident birds.

One of the chief tourist attractions in Bhimtal, the enormous Bhimtal Lake is the largest lake in the Nainital district. The lake has a small island in its centre with an aquarium, which can only be accessed by boat. The area attracts many Himalayan birds and offers excellent boating facilities, both paddle and row as well as fishing.

Naukuchiatal, is a lake with nine corners, rich in birdlife. It is located within the confines of an enchanting valley, offering an opportunity for angling, boating, fishing and bird watching.

The rest of the day is at leisure To relax or explore the local markets.

Day 3

IN NAINITAL / BHIMTAL

Today, proceed on a visit to Naina Devi Temple and Hanuman Garhi.

The Naina Devi Temple is located on the northern end of the picturesque Naini Lake. The temple is devoted to the Hindu Goddess Naina Devi and along with her statue, the temple also enshrines the idols of Lord Ganesha and Goddess Kali.

Hanuman Garhi is a famous temple dedicated to the mighty Lord Hanuman, perched at a height of 6,401 ft., about 3.5 km from Nainital. Established by a local saint, Baba Neem Karauli in the year 1950, it is famous for a temple dedicated to the Hindu Lord Hanuman, the monkey god of the epic Ramayana. From this temple, one can enjoy the spectacular views of sunrise and sunset over the Himalayas.

The rest of the day is at leisure to explore the beautiful hill station of Nainital

Overnight in Nainital / Bhimtal

Day 4

ON TO RANIKHET (60 KMS / APPROX. 2 HOUR DRIVE)

Today, proceed towards the popular hill station of Ranikhet. Located in the Kumaon hills, Ranikhet is a cool, quiet and serene hill station. Surrounded by picturesque views, Ranikhet offers the panorama of the great Himalayas, ancient temples, picnic spots and exciting trekking options.

On arrival, check in to your hotel.

This afternoon, explore the hilly town of Ranikhet. The town is named after the queen of Raja Sukherdev- Rani Padmini. Explore the temples and the wonderful sights in Ranikhet such as the Army Golf Course maintained by the Kumaon Regimen. Ranikhet is also popular for its fruit orchard of Chaubatia, a government fruit garden. The orchard grows over 200 varieties of alpine fruits and flowers.

The rest of the evening is at leisure.

Day 5

ON TO CORBETT (190 KMS / APPROX. 5 HOUR DRIVE)

This morning, your journey continues to the wild tropical jungles of Corbett.

On arrival, check in to your hotel.

The rest of the day is at leisure.

Overnight in Corbett

Day 6

IN CORBETT

The day is at leisure. One can enjoy a jungle safari at Corbett National Park (on direct payment basis). Corbett National Park is home to about 50 species of mammals, 25 species of reptiles and about 580 bird species. It was named after the British-Indian naturalist and hunter, Jim Corbett who played an important role in creating this national reserve.

Note: Corbett National Park remains open throughout the year for the visitors from Jhirna zone but the best time to visit Corbett is from 15th November to 15th June.

Overnight in Corbett

Day 7

DEPART CORBETT

Today, bid farewell to your ‘Fascinating Uttarakhand – Premium’ tour, as you are transferred from hotel in Corbett to the airport / railway station in Delhi for your onward journey.