Uttarakhand has everything for any tourist who is daring enough to face the heights of the Himalayas, crazy enough to sail on the ice, and eager enough to explore himself. SO let's discover some best places to visit in Uttrakhand -
Mussoorie is a wonderful hill station located near Dehradun in the foothills of the Garhwal Himalayan range. The place of Mussoorie is also called the gateway to the Yamunotri and Gangotri shrines. It is known as 'Queen of Hills' and attracts many tourists every year to visit Uttarakhand's famous sites, making it the most beautiful place in Uttarakhand.
Nainital is one of the best places to visit in Uttarakhand and a popular getaway for families. The famous Naini Lake in the valley, surrounded by mountains all around, where one can enjoy the majestic nature of nature. The lush green valleys of Nainital offer a fascinating view of the Himalayan ranges.
Auli is adjacent to the religious shrine of Badrinath, and offers panoramic views of the Great Himalayas. It is a popular ski destination and one of the most beautiful places in all Uttarakhand state. Auli's hill station is famous as a trekking destination, adventure tourism and snow capped mountains.
Dhanaulti is a hill station situated in the foothills of the Garhwal Himalayan. It is about 60 km from the popular hill station called Mussoorie. This mountain town is surrounded by velvety rhododendrons, cedars and tall oak forests. Since the hill station heavy snowfall during winter, many tourists come here in large numbers.
Rishikesh is known as the yoga capital of the world and the gateway to the Garhwal Himalayas of Uttarakhand. It is known as the starting point for traveling to the holiest places of Hindus and four Chota Char Dham pilgrimage places. It is a place where tourists are mesmerized by the rustic touch and spiritual energy of the place and its surroundings.
Almora is one of the best offbeat places in Uttarakhand, especially for summer escape. Known for its cultural diversity, Almora, this gaudy hill station is situated at an average elevation of 1,638 meters and is spread over 5 km. The picturesque view of Almora is especially recommended for hill lovers. This romantic destination brings you to its magnificent beauty.
Lansdowne is situated at an altitude of 1780 meters above sea level. It is south of Pauri N Marg Kotdwar and is surrounded by dense oak and blue pine forests, which offer great mountain views. The city is known for its calm and serene atmosphere. The cantonment town was established by the Viceroy of India during the British period and is considered the best in the interest of Uttarakhand.
Mukteswar is a small hill town in Uttarakhand, located about 50 km from Nainital. It is known for its awesome views of the Himalayan ranges and picturesque gardens and small cottages.. With lush greenery and narrow lanes this place is full of natural beauty, grand views of Nandadevi and the peaks of the Indian Himalayas.
9 Jim Corbett National Park
Jim Corbett National Park is located in Nainital and is the oldest national park in India. The park is a shelter for tourists and wildlife lovers, famous for a wide variety of fauna and spectacular landscapes. It is famous for its Bengal tigers. Animals, including tigers, leopards and wild elephants.
Kausani is a hill station located in Bageshwar district of Uttarakhand, 51 km from Almora. The panoramic icy views of the Himalayas at Kausani dominate the Trishul, Nandadevi and Panchuli peaks.Tourist attractions of Kausani include Glacier Trek, Bageshwar Temple and Baijnath Shiva Temple.