Destination Covered :Dehradun - Rishikesh - Joshimath - Auli - Badrinath - Rishikesh - Dehradun
Duration : 07 Nights / 08 Days
DAY 01 : ARRIVE DEHRADUN - RISHIKESH (16 KM DRIVE)
Upon arrival in Dehradun, you are met and transferred to a hotel in Rishikesh. After freshen up, the evening free at leisure. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 02 : RISHIKESH RIVER RAFTING
Morning river rafting and afternoon sightseeing tour of Rishikesh visiting Laxman Jhula, Ram Jhula, and Swarg Ashram. Go to see evening Aarti at Triveni Ghat. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 03 : RISHIKESH - JOSHIMATH (257 KM 9 HRS DRIVE)
After breakfast, drive to Joshimath (270 Kms). Joshimath is also known as Jyotirmath, a sacred place for the Hindu religion. It is in Chamoli District in Uttrakhand. Joshimath features four pīthas which were established by Adi Shankara. On arrival, you are to check into the hotel. Overnight stay at Joshimath.
DAY 04 : JOSHIMATH - AULI (16 KM )
After breakfast, start your drive to Auli 16 km. Lying between the altitude range of 2500 m to 2050 m, Auli is one of the premier Skiing Resort in India. If you do not wish to travel by road, the other option is to take the 3.9 km cable car ride. The longest cable car ride in Asia, it takes you to a scenic Ski resort. On the way, treat your eyes to the mesmerizing views of the surroundings. On arriving, complete the check-in. Later on, you can enjoy skiing on the slopes of Auli with the assistance of the resort's instructors. The day is going to be an exciting one. Overnight stay at one of the resorts in Auli.
DAY 05 : AULI
In the morning, freshen up and leave for the sightseeing excursion of Auli and its beautiful surroundings. There is no shortage of tourist attractions in this hill station, which is why travelers frequent it quite often.
A few kilometers from Auli, there is situated Gurso Bugyal, which is a large tract of green pastures set amidst dense forests. Close to it lies Chattrakund – a sparkling sweet water lake at an elevation of above 3000 meters. Another well-known water body in Auli is the crystal-clear Artificial Lake, which is amongst the highest artificial lakes in the world. It was established to provide snow for skiing on the slopes when snowfall is scarce. Overnight stay at hotel in Auli.
DAY 06 : AULI- JOSHIMATH - BADRINATH (55 KM 2 HRS)
Today after breakfast, return to Joshimath by cable car or ropeway from Auli. Upon arrival, you are met and drive to Badrinath. Upon arrival, check-in at your hotel. Later in the evening, visit Mana Village (Mana is the last village towards China Border. Overnight stay is at the hotel in Badrinath.
DAY 07 : BADRINATH - RISHIKESH (300 KMS 10 -12 HRS DRIVE)
Morning visits the Shri Badrinath temple bath in the Taptkund have the Darshan of Badrivishal. Brahamakapal is significant for Pinddan Shraddh of ancestors (Pitrus). After visiting the temple, drive to Rishikesh. Upon arrival, check-in at your pre-booked hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
DAY 08 : RISHIKESH - DEHRADUN AIRPORT (16 KM. 40 MIN DRIVE)
The morning after breakfast, drop at Dehradun Airport to board flight for onward journey.