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Must Visit Destinations in Uttrakhand


Uttarakhand, the dwelling place of God is scattered with myriad range of attractions, and its natural beauty is surrounded by steep mountains. The holy shrines, copious valleys and the virgin beauty of this northern state overlook the mighty Himalayas. Wildlife tour, adventurous trekking tour, pilgrimage tour are the most coveted touring circuits, which most of the tourist like to experience during their Uttarakhand tour. A single visit to Uttarakhand made a miraculous impact on the travelers who return home with the incredible memory of Uttarakhand tour. The state has so many enchant hill stations, which are mostly visited to spend a romantic honeymoon and holiday tour. Some of them are as follows:

Mussoorie – Tourist Paradise


The foothills of mighty Himalayas are known as the “Queen of Hills”, where the heavenly place Mussoorie is situated. The pleasant climatic atmosphere in all seasons, ancient temples and adventurous activities on the hilly areas has made the town a perfect holiday and honeymoon destination for the travelers and couples. During your Mussoorie tour, you should experience the ropeway tour on Gun Hills and pedal boating in Mussoorie Lake, which will surely add some more excitement in your tour. Mussoorie is also called the gateway to the Gangotri and Yamunotri shrines of Northern India.

Dehradun – A Perfect Hill Station

Dehradun tourism is one of the best tourism in north India and never disappoints its visitors by its warm hospitality. The city has so many tourist attractions such as the cave temple, Tapkeshwar Mahadev, which has completely dedicated to Lord Shiva; and Tapovan, where Guru Dronacharya, the master of Sagittarius lore undergone his penance. The ski resorts at Auli always attract the adventure seekers from all over the country because here you can find skiing facilities such as Ski lift, cable car, chair lift, etc. which are enough to show you adventurousness. Apart from that Dodital, Pindari glacier and Har-ki-Doon are some of the best trekking routes from Dehradun which you can enjoy during your Dehradun tour. The capital also celebrates some gorgeous fairs like Tapkeshwar Fair, Mahasu Devta Fair, Laxmansidh Fair and Bissu Fair, where you can also participate to experience the uniqueness of these fairs.

Rishikesh – Land of Pilgrims and Adventure Enthusiasts


Rishikesh, the supreme Hindu pilgrimage site and the starting point for the Char Dham Yatra; is situated on the Garhwal region. Rishikesh always invites millions of devotees who die to take a holy dip in River Ganga. The holy city is the gateway to some other religious sites like Kedarnath, Badrinath, Gangotri and Yamunotri; therefore, has become one of the popular visiting sites of Hindu devotees. Gita Bhavan, Nilkanth Mahadev, Swarga Ashram, Lakshman Jhula and Triveni Ghat are some of the sacred spots, which have a great religious importance.

It will be a wrong perception if you think that this site is only for religious people; adventure lovers can also find a great array of activities. Full day white water rafting from Marine drive to Rishikesh, camps skiing, trekking and wildlife safari in national parks are a few activities that you can experience during your Rishikesh tour.See here details about Rishikesh tour:

Ranikhet – Naturalists Place of Interest

The captivating hill station is the perfect place to take a break from your drudgery of daily life. The blooming garden, breathtaking view of Himalayas and the forest of pine and deodar boasts the natural beauty of the city. The melodious songs migratory birds early in the morning, aroma of regional flora and fauna, and mind relaxing flow of wind make this hill station an enchanting destination for the visitors. Jhoola Devi temple, Bhaula Dam, Kumaon Regimental Centre Museum and Chaubatia gardens are some of the famous tourist destinations in Ranikhet. Therefore, Ranikhet is considered much sought after holiday spot for the tourists and time to time they roll out towards this place to spend a remarkable holiday amidst the nature.

Haridwar – A Famous Hindu Pilgrim City


Haridwar, the starting point of the sacred river Ganga and Yamuna; is regarded as one of the sevenholiest places of Hindus. This famous religious destination always invites people of different faiths and beliefs from every nook and corner of the country. In every 12 years, the city celebrates Maha Kumbh Mela in its landscape, which is world famous. Lots of devotees arrive at this place in this auspicious occasion to take a bath in the holy river Ganga. The place Har-Ki-Pauri plays an important role during this festival; it is the place where thousands of devotees take a dip in the holy water of Ganga. Apart from that here you can also see some of the famous temple of God’s like Chandi Devi temple, Maya devi temple, Mansa Devi temple etc.

The Neel Dhara Bird Sanctuary is the best place for the bird watcher as it is the home of several migratory birds.

Nainital – The Perfect Honeymoon Destination


Planning for a wonderful holiday in the Lake City, Nainital, brings heavenly peace and rejuvenate your heart and soul. The breathtaking view of Naini Lake is the main attraction of the city. The city is surrounded by lakes and nature’s bounty. This revising lake opens up ample of opportunities for the tourist to play with its stagnant water like boating, yachting and paddling. Nearby hotels and resorts to the Naini Lake are the best places for your accommodation; from where the magnificent view of the lake can easily capture. It can be said that Nainital is an ideal destination for the natural lovers, honeymooners and adventure lovers. A visit to Nainital Zoo shows you snow leopard, Himalayan black bear and steppe eagle which are worth watching. The recently grown up Eco Cave Garden will be the best place for your kids to learn about ecosphere. Some other tourist destinations of the city are Haldwani, Ramnagar, Kaladhungi, Bhowali, Mukteshwar, Ramgarh, Bhimtal, Naukuchiatal and Sattal.

Mukteshwar- Adventure Lovers Destination

If you want a wonderful chill out tour package where new adventure takes breath go for Mukteshwar tour. The city is covered by magnificent oak and rhododendron forest, and on the top of the Himalayan Mountains the temple of Lord Shiva is situated which is easily visible from the city. The forest and the hilly area of the city is the dwelling place of several species of birds such as white-crested laughing thrush, Himalayan ruby throat, black winged kite and red-billed leothrix; and animals like langur jabbers, rhesus monkeys, deer, etc. Mukteshwar is an ideal tourist destination, from where you can clearly see Trishul Parvat, Neelkantha Parvat, Nanda Devi, Panchuli and Nandaghunti Peaks.

Corbett Park – A Wild Tiger Safari Destination


Corbett is one of the favorite places for adventure enthusiasts, naturalists and wildlife photographers. The Corbett national park is the habitat of many rare and endangered species, and is the home of Royal Bengal tigers, wild boar, jungle cat, crocodile, wild dog, languar, chital, sambhar, etc. Jeep and elephant Safari amidst the park is the convenient way, which drive you close to the wildlife. During day time tigers can be easily visible inside the park.

Binsar – Get Close to the wildlife

Binsar is a small town of the state Uttarakhand; surrounded by dense forest. From the city one can easily catch the panoramic view of the Himalayan crests like Shivling, Kedarnath crest, Nanda Devi and Trishul. Tourists arrive at this place to boost their adventurousness in the most famous Binsar wildlife sanctuary. Here, you can watch several migratory birds that come seasonally and encourage the authors and writers to create a new story on them. The dense forest is the home of 200 bird species, leopards, barking deer, chital, porcupine, musk deer , flying squirrel, Himalayan bear, fox, etc. During winter, Binsar receives snow falls, which will surely boost excitement in your Binsar tour. Send Enquiry


Author: Erco Travels

Inbound Tour Operator in India, provide services for India tours like hotel booking, hire a car for city tour & you can book a tour guide also.

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