Mussoorie Corbett with Rishikesh Tour Package 7N/8D
Mussoorie boasts of rich flora and fauna diversity and eye-catching panoramic views of the surrounding snow-capped Himalayan peaks.
Main tourist attractions in the Mussoorie, Corbett & Rishikesh trip
Gun Hill– A viewpoint accessible via a cable car ride from Mall road. There is also a reservoir here.
Mall Road Mussoorie– Kind of a popular hangout place for the evening having lots of shops and hotels. Access to the Mall road is generally restricted for vehicular traffic and therefore guests are free to roam around. Mall road is less extensive and interesting than one at Shimla.
Mussoorie Lake– A Lake few Kms before Mussoorie on Dehradun Road and is popular with tourists for a bit of boating and photo opportunities.
Sir George Everest House– Home of George Everest (after whom Mount Everest was named), first Surveyor General of India. The area offers excellent Himalayan views.
Nag Devta Temple– Lord Shiva temple at 6 Kms from Mussoorie offering excellent views of the Doon Valley and area around Mussoorie
Jwala Temple– Jwalaji Temple is set at 9 Kms from Mussoorie at 6000 ft above sea level surrounded by thick forest offering views of Yamuna Valley and Doon Valley.
Jharipani Fall– Jharipani Waterfall is a set of waterfalls at 9 Kms from Mussoorie of which the last 1.5 km is a walk/hike.
Lake Mist– A Lake located 5 km before Kempty falls and where tourists arrive for a bit of boating and photo opportunities.
Kempty Falls– A popular but touristy waterfall at 15 Kms from Mussoorie Town.
Himalayan Weavers– Himalayan Weavers are artisans who produce hand-woven shawls, stoles, scarves, and throws using only natural dyes and wool, or silk, and a pashmina. Guests interested in purchasing authentic crafts directly from artisans visit this place. Here the aim is to produce high-quality handloom products, popularize the use of environmentally friendly natural dyes and provide a market for craft products made in the Himalayan region.
Triveni Ghat– Evening aarti is performed at Triveni Ghat. Ashes of the dead and ceremonies related to Shradh are performed here. Triveni is also a bathing Ghat where pilgrims take a dip in the holy Ganga River.
Rishikund– Rishikund is a holy pond and where the Shani temple is situated. Rishikund is a popular pilgrim visit option.
Ram Jhula– Ram Jhula is bigger and more picturesque than Lakshman Jhula but surprisingly lesser-known. It leads to a few known Ashrams in the area.
Lakshman Jhula– Lakshman Jhula (1939) is a 450 ft hanging rope bridge on the river Ganges near the Tapovan area in Rishikesh. It connects guests arriving on the other side of the river to the bathing ghats area. It’s believed at this place Lakshman (Brother of Lord Rama) build a jute bridge to cross over the river and therefore the spot is also considered holy. A five-story temple is built on the other side of the bridge.
Bungee Jumping in Rishikesh– Jumping Heights, an adventure company offers Bungee Jumping and other adventure facilities en route Neelkanth Mahadev temple at about 20 Kms from Rishikesh. This is the first of its kind facility in India having a Jump of about 80 meters. Other activities comprise Flying fox.
Neelkanth Mahadev– Lord Shiva temple at 30 Kms from Rishikesh, set on a hill offering good views. This is the place where Lord Shiva is believed to have drunk the venom produced during Sagar Manthan
White Water Rafting– Rishikesh is very popular for its rafting on the River Ganga (Ganges). Season: September-November and March-April-May are ideal for rafting. Camps are set up between Mid-Sept and Mid-May by the river that facilitates rafting. Camps here conduct half-day and full day rafting with Class III and Class IV Rapids with a lunch break in between.
Wildlife and Bird Watching in Rajaji National Park– Rajaji National Park is one that is visited ex-Haridwar (25 Kms) / Rishikesh (40 Kms). 23 species of mammals are found in Rajaji National Park along with 315 species of birds. Jeep Safaris are conducted here by the forest department.
Wildlife and Bird Watching in Corbett– Corbett offers one of the best nature-centric experiences in India and is renowned for its riverside beauty, Mahaseer / Catfish angling, walking, wildlife, and Bird watching. Jeep safaris are on offer from 4 ranges (popular being Birjrani, Durgadevi, Jhirna). Corbett is home to the highest number of Bird species (resident as well as migratory) among all other parks and areas in India. Wildlife here comprises elusive Tiger, Leopard along with a range of well-sighted deer species.
i. Jim Corbett National park tickets are subject to availability.
ii. Vehicles are not allowed on Mall Road.
iii. Safari booking and zone is subject to availability
Departure TimePlease arrive by 8:45 AM for a prompt departure at 9:00 AM
Return TimeApproximately 8:30 PM
Dress CodeComfortable athletic clothing