Top Places To Visit In Uttarakhand
Mussoorie, Nainital, Dhanaulti, Lansdowne, Sattal, Almora, Kausani, Bhimtal, and Ranikhet are some of the famous hill stations of India in Uttarakhand that you must visit for relaxation.
Updated: September 26, 2019
Top Places to visit in Uttarakhand are:
Rishikesh on the foothills of Himalayas is situated along the convergence of Ganga and Chandrabhaga. It ia a hub of many ancient temples, popular cafes, yoga ashrams and adventure sports. Rishikesh is known as the preeminent yoga center of India. The main attraction of Rishikesh are Lakshman Jhula, Neelkanth Mahadev Temple, Gita Bhavan, Triveni Ghat and many more.
Nainital, which is situated between the Kumaon Hills, is a quaint hill station built around a uniquely shaped lake known as the Naini Lake. It is one of the most beautiful tourist destinations in Uttarakhand. The main attraction of Rishikesh are Lakshman Jhula, Neelkanth Mahadev Temple, Gita Bhavan, Triveni Ghat and many more.
Mussoorie is situated between the foothills of the Garhwal Himalayan ranges. Also known as Queen of The Hills, it stands at an altitude of 7000 feet above sea level, and has a cool, pleasant climate throughout the year. The main attraction of Mussoorie are Lal Tibba, Lake Mist, Kempty Falls, Gun Hill, the Benog Wildlife Sanctuary, Sukhanda Devi shrine, Jwala Devi Temple and many more.
Badrinath, situated between Nar and Narayan mountain ranges is a pilgrim centre among one of the Char Dham. It is set in the backdrop of Neelkanth Mountain Peak dedicated to Lord Vishnu. The main attraction of Badrinath are Badrinath temple, Vasudhara Falls, Tapt Kund, Charanpaduka, Narad Kund, Vyas Gufa, Brahma Kapal and many more.
Haridwar, literally meaning "the abode of Lord Vishnu: is one of the holiest pilgrimage sites for Hindus. Haridwar, located in the Garhwal region of Uttarakhand, is a land of legends and myths. The main attraction of Haridwar are Har Ki Pauri Ghat, Mansa Devi temple, the Maya Devi temple, the Chandi Devi temple, the Bharat Mata temple, the Anandamayi Ashram, Rajaji Tiger Reserve and National Park, Neel Dhara Pakshi Vihar and many more.
Jim Corbett National Park:
Corbett National Park, situated at the foothills of Himalayas and along the banks of Ramaganga River is the oldest National Park in India which is a treat for wildlife enthusiasts and photographers. Jim Corbett National Park was established in 1936 as Hailey National Park and is home to the critically endangered species of the Royal Bengal Tiger.