Dehradun - the Oxford of India OR City of Schools OR School Capital of India OR its scenic natural beauty

Dehradun Travel Guide

Dehradun, the capital city of naturally rich state of Uttarakhand, is one of the most vibrant and fastest emerging cities of the country. Located at the middle of the Doon Valley in the state of Uttaranchal, it is a part of the Garhwal Himalayan area. The gateway to mountain ranges and the most amazing hill stations; it is the place from where your tour to the God’s place starts. In addition to this, it is also considered as the gateway to the renowned Char-Dham Yatra that covered Kedarnath, Badrinath, Yamunotri and Gangotri.  

This beautiful city is full of attractions that keep tourists enticed for a long time and persuade them to explore the city again and again. Some of the amazing attractions of the city are :

Forest  Research Institute Forest Research Institute : This is an informative museum as well as a botanical garden known for its natural beauty.

Durbar  Shri Guru Ram Rai Durbar Shri Guru Ram Rai : One of the globally renowned Sikh.

Robber's  Cave Robber's Cave : The place is known for natural wonder with caves and talkative streams adding to the attractiveness of the pleasing environment.

The Sericulture Centre : One of the prominent places for researches.

Sahasradhara Sahasradhara : One of the most amazing attractions of the country known for natural sulphur springs of Sahasradhara.

Tapkeshwar  Temple Tapkeshwar Temple : A famous temple of Lord Shiva that is known as old related to the stories form the Mahabharata.

Malsi  Deer Park Malsi Deer Park : It is a home to endangered deer species.

In addition to this, the military academy, IIM, a number of other educations institute, Doon public school where almost all the renowned people of the country got education, are also attractive places to explore. In addition to this, the most famous pilgrimages and the Gateway to God, Haridwar is also here where millions of foreigners and national tourists come to pay homage or take a holy dip in the Ganga River.

This vibrant city also endows tourist with an opportunity to enjoy adventure sports like skiing, mountaineering and trekking. In fact the weather conditions in this hill station is agreeable all the way through the year but months of April to July are well thought-out to be the superlative for Dehradun tours. For doing shopping of woolens and carpets, it has a number of shops in the marketplaces of Sahakari Bazaar, Paltan Bazaar, Rajput Road and Connaught Place.

This capital city is also known for a number of five-stars to budget hotels and paying guest houses. In this way you can easily accommodate here for a number of days. It has also an airport, railway station and bus stations as well. In this way, the city is well connected via air, road and rail to all the major cities of the country. There are regular flights, trains, buses and taxis from the capital city of India New Delhi. book now