7 Best Places in Uttarakhand Hills
In the midst of the mountains and rivers, lies the beautiful state of Uttarakhand – an endowment of Mother nature. Surrounded by the snow peaked Himalayas and complemented by the holy rivers Ganga and Yamuna, From ethnic temples to scenic landscape and greenery all around, an immemorial journey awaits you here in India. Make this journey worthwhile by adding the 7 best places in Uttarakhand hills:
1. Dehradun – a dreamland
For those who wish to get close to nature, this capital city of Uttarakhand is the ideal destination while providing a great rejuvenation for your mind and soul. Vsit Dehradun to discover the amazing flora and fauna of the lovely Malsi deer park and the sprawling Rajaji National Park, the other added attractions being Tapkeshwar Temple, Sahastradhara, Mindrolling Monastery, Robber’s cave and Tiger Falls. Book the best Camping in Dhanaulti.
2. Nainital- a paradise unmatched
The “Lake District” so popularly called, Nainital is a place with so many lakes encircling it. If quality time with your family is what you are looking for, here is a wonderful hill station you can head for, to enjoy picnics, horse rides,boating or witness the golden hues of sunrise and sunset. For trek lovers, you will find the enchanting Naina Peak beckoning you here and Kilkury Bird Sanctuary and Pangot have much in store for the bird lovers. It is none other than the best camping in Dhanaulti you can ever imagine at Camp Little Jaguar.
3. Mussoorie – a beauty untainted
Fall in love all over again with a visit to this “Queen of Hills!” Treat your eyes to the mesmerizing view of the majestic Himalayas and the lush greenery all around. Let the chill of the mountain air refresh and awaken your senses. Spend those magical moments you have been so longing for with your near and dear ones with a visit to Happy Valley or just walk through the Camel’s Back Road. Even your kids can have a great time at Children’s Lodge. The other places of interest to visit in Mussoorie include Lal Tibba, the Bhatta Falls and the Gun Hill. Book the best Camps in Kanatal.
4. Rishikesh – the spiritual hub
For those seeking a rejuvenation of the mind, body and soul, the valley of Rishikesh is the place to be! Here is a spot offering you a unique experience – one that you may not want to miss! The popular pilgrimages of Rishikesh include Ram Jhula, Laxman Jhula, Parmarth Niketan, Swarg Ashram and Neelkantha Mahadeva Temple. Besides Rishikesh has also earned worldwide popularity as the “Yoga Capital of the World” on account of its quality yoga retreats that adds the value to any vacation.
5. Haridwar – the holy town
A visit to Haridwar is another experience worth as you feel the divinity of the temples of Mansa Devi, Maya Devi, Chandi Devi and Har ki Pauri. The other major attraction here is the Kumbh Mela which takes place every 12 years and is witnessed by millions of devotees crowding the river banks of the holy Ganges.
This is the ideal destination for the devotees of Lord Shiva. The attractions of this place include Vasuki Tal, Chorbari Tal and Kedarnath Temple.
7. Badrinath- a true heaven
Awaken your spirituality with a visit to the Badrinath Temple and enjoy some scenic views of the Neelkanth Peak at Badrinath.
Indeed, Uttarakhand is an embodiment of one of nature’s best in India.
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