Explore the beautiful wonderland of Uttarakhand which is revered as the 'Dev Bhoomi' or the land of the gods. Embark on a memorable wildlife safari at Corbett National Park and get up close and personal with nature on a walk at Pangot & Binsar. Also, explore the Cave temples as well as the ancient temples of Jageshwar & Lameshwar. Get a White water Rafting experience in Rishikesh and witness the Ganga aarti ceremony in Haridwar.
BEST SEASON: October to June
HIGHLIGHTS OF THE PROGRAM
Day 1: Arrival at Delhi Airport / Delhi city tour - Sikh Temple, Shopping, Local pub experience.
Day 2: Drive to Corbett National Park (245kms /07hrs) – walk to the river, elephant feeding program and a photo session with the resident elephant.
Day 3: Jungle Safari X 02 in Corbett National Park- right inside the heart of reserve Forest core zones for game viewing.
Day 4: Drive to Pangot Birding National Park (160kms/05hrs)- Half day local village visits.
Day 5: Birding in Pangot- 2 sessions of for photography & bird watching.
Day 6: Visit Nainital and drive to Binsar - known for offering spell-binding views of the majestic Himalayan peaks such as Chaukhamba, Nanda Devi, Nanda Kot, Panchachuli, and Kedarnath.
Day 7: Day Trek to Jageshwar Temples- easy grade trek which traverses through the thick forest of Binsar National Park.
Day 8: Drive towards Patal Bhubhneshwar (110 Kms/ 04:30hrs)- Visit an NGO focusing on capacity building of rural communities.
Day 9: Day Trek to Lameshwar Temple with bird watching. Visit the holy caves temple (3kms) & easy hike to the Lamkeshwar Temple
Day 10: Drive To Kausani (122 Kms/ 04:30hrs)- Scenic drive and recommended for photography of the Himalayan Peaks.
Day 11: Drive to Joshimath (196kms/ 07 Hrs) It is a long drive offering the closest views of the Garhwal Himalayan range.
Day 12: Hike to the Gorson top & Bugyals is of around 4kms one way. Moderate grade uphill through the meadows
Day 13: Drive to Kirtinagar after a lazy breakfast (175kms/ 6hrs) - last opportunity of sunrise photography of the Mt Nanda Devi national park peaks
Day 14: Drive to Rishikesh Via Devprayag - the sacred confluence of the two heavenly rivers, Alaknanda and Bhagirathi, to form the holy Ganges River.
Day 15: White Water Rafting experience and drive to Delhi airport
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