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Where To Go In Uttarakhand – 6 Best Places to Visit in Uttarakhand

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Boasting of chanting view of the Himalayas, and cultural ethos that speak of simple living amidst nature as well as harmony– Uttarakhand is a land of sublime all-natural beauty and also tranquil spirituality. As well as to cover it, is the availability of numerous cant-miss experiences ranging kind water sports to the ashrams where you can connect with your inner self.

As many tourists are staying away, you may also find that the region is cheaper to travel through and less crowded. So why not take advantage and run away to one of these destinations in Uttarakhand.

Uttarakhand has everything in store for any type of tourist who is daring enough to face heights of the Himalayas, crazy enough to cruise on the snow, and also keen enough to discover himself/herself. With some stunning destinations to visit in Uttarakhand, there’s no reason you should be a part of the urban grind for more than 2 months at a stretch!

1. Dehradun



Dehradun, the capital of Uttarakhand, is situated at Himalayan foothills. The geographical location of Dehradun is picturesque with Himalayan ranges in view as well as River Ganges and River Yamuna on either side of the city. Natural beauty apart, the place is famous for the splendid architectural display screen by some of the ancient constructions.

Places to Visit in Dehradun

  • Sahastradhara
  • Tiger Falls
  • Robber’s Cave
  • Mindrolling Monastery
  • Tapkeshwar Temple
  • Forest Research Institute
  • Tapovan

2. Nainital

Boating at Nainital Lake

Boating at Nainital Lake

Famously referred to as the ‘Lake District of India’, Nainital, at 1938 meters over sea level, is a beautiful pleasure that would be irresistible to any kind of traveler. It located around the well-known Naini Lake in a valley. With mountains on all sides, Nainital is where you need to be for a meet nature. Some of one of the most important vacationer attractions in Nainital consists of:

Places to Visit in Nainital

  • Naini Lake
  • Naina Peak
  • Tiffin Top
  • John in the Wilderness
  • G.B. Pant High Altitude Zoo
  • Gurney House
  • Snow View

3. Landour



Simply a few kilometers from the bustling Mussoorie, there’s apeaceful paradise called Landour. You may not have actually heard a great deal about it; however it is among one of the most serene places to see in Uttarakhand. You can either stay at a heritage property in Landour or make it a day-long visit out from Mussoorie. But if you prefer places that are less commercialized and crowded, you can ditch Mussoorie for Landour. You can checkout this guide to Landour for more information.

Top 5 Places to Visit in Landour

  • Laal Tibba
  • Church of St. Paul
  • Kellogg’s Church
  • Chaar Dukan Area
  • Landour Language College

4. Rishikesh



Rishikesh is a blend of tranquility and also journey. Its place at the convergence of River Ganges and River Chandrabhaga and also views of amazing hills as well as numerous adventurous activities such as trekking, rafting and camping captivate nature lovers; the tranquility of the place with the value connected to it as a pilgrim centre touches the soul of pilgrims. Rishikesh is called as the Yoga capital of the world. Several of the most important tourist destinations in Rishikesh include:

Places to Visit in Rishikesh

  • Laxman Jhula
  • Neelkanth Mahadev Temple
  • The Beatles Ashram
  • Swarg Ashram
  • Parmarth Niketan
  • Rajaji National Park
  • Kaudiyala
  • Shivpuri

5. Haridwar



Haridwar is also called as the ‘Gateway to the Lord’ many thanks to a great number of temples and also ashrams situated here. The city is considered holy as well as thus explorers from various parts of the world traveling to the place to offer their prayers. It is also well-known for the Kumbh Mela, a festival, which is held as soon as in twelve years.

Places to Visit in Haridwar

  • Har Ki Pauri
  • Chandi Devi Temple
  • Maya Devi Temple
  • Mansa Devi Temple
  • Daksha Mahadev Temple
  • Vishnu Ghat

6. Auli



Auli is adjacent to the religious shrine of Badrinath, as well as uses panoramic sights of the wonderful Himalayas. The breath-taking view of snow-capped heights around provides an impressive view of the place. Auli absolutely needs to be on list of places to visit in Uttarakhand.

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Places to Visit in Auli

  • Auli Artificial Lake
  • Auli Ropeway
  • Joshimath
  • GursoBugyal
  • Nanda Devi Peak
  • Chenab Lake
  • Auli Ski Resort

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