Dehradun

deradun
The Doon Valley is situated between the two most important rivers of India. i.e. Ganga & Yamuna, is most picturesque having moderate climate, nestling a number of places of tourist interest. It is named after Guru Dronacharya – A great teacher in Mahabharat epic. The renowned religious town of Rishikesh, the queen of hills Mussoorie, the renowned sulphur springs at Sahastradhara and a part of Rajaji National Park, the quit Chakrata hills all lie in this district. Also visit the Chardhams.

Dehradun is situated at an altitude of 2200 feet above sea level. It is one of the most developed cities of India having moderate climate.

BEST TIME TO VISIT:

Around the year.

Accessiblity:

Rail: Dehradun has got a railway station of its own, connected to all the major cities of the state.

Air: Jolly Grant airport is the nearest airport situated 25-km from Dehradun.

How To Reach –

Delhi – Ghaziabad – Meerat – Muzaffarnagar – Roorkee – Saharanpur – Dehradun

Distance Chart:

Delhi:          260 Kms.

Kathgodam: 280 Kms.

Corbett:       230 Kms.

Haridwar:    53 Kms.

Places of Tourist Interest: