A perfect holidaying destination for bag packers, explorers, adventure-enthusiast, honeymooners or even pilgrimages, Uttarakhand formerly called Uttranchal is undoubtedly one of the most sought tour and travel destination located at north-west region of India. There is hardly any place as Uttarakhand in the planet that could match its richness in fascinating culture, tradition, natural sceneries and of course many religious places like Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri or Yamunotri. While talking about religious places of the state, how we can forget about national sacred river Ganges which also starts from this worshipped by Hindus. Dehradun is the capital and the major city of the state often referred as ‘Oxford of India’ well-known for boarding schools like Doon, Welhams also dotted with important government agencies like Indian Military Academy, Survey of India, ONGC or many other. In terms of scenic attractions Uttarakhand places on the top of world tourist’s map.
From refreshing hills to lush green pastures, meandering rivers, lakes to musical fountains, magnificent glaciers, wildlife national parks or many more, it offers every thing to the nature-lover. Well-known as Dev-Bhoomi literally means a place of God, this exotic state is blessed with innumerable majestic hill stations having their distinctive features. Along with its hill stations, Uttarakhand tourism is equally famous for its incredible culture, mouth-watering food, warm people or excellent hotels or accommodations that you will certainly admire during visiting this state.
There are so many hill stations in this state among Mussoorie, Nainital, Almora, Ranikhet are the most visited by the visitors. Among numerous hill stations Mussorie popularly known as the ‘Queen of Hills’ is the charming hill station just 34 kms from the capital city Dehradun situated at an altitude of 2003 mts in the Garhwal Hills. Picturesque landscapes, snow-covered peaks, meandering rivers, mesmerizing waterfalls and exotic flora or faunas make Mussorie a finest place in the planet. Considered an ideal place for honeymoon couples, it is blessed with such attractions whose significance can not be expresses in words or any human language. This beautiful hill station is well-connected with road, rail and air and there is not any problem regarding transportation at all. Kempty Fall, Gun Hill, Municipal Garden, Childers’s Lodge, Mussorie Lake, Clous End, Jwalaji Temple, Sir George Everest House are some of the must see attractions of Mussorie tour package.
Apart from Mussorie you can also visit to Nainital home to innumerable pristine lakes set amidst the towering peaks of the Kumaon hills tempts tourists from across the world round the year. Its heart gripping attractions including its mysterious lakes easily manages to take someone’s heart away. It is generally divided into two major segments, Talital lower and Mallital upper ends of the lake. The upper part is speckled with excellent hotels, wildlife parks or scenic attractions conversely the lower part is famous for bustling markets and some important government organization. Apart from picturesque beauty and snow-covered peaks, Nainital is equally popular for Jim Corbett National park home to the numerous species of birds or animals. If you are wildlife lover and wish to explore them by close them elephant safari is the best way to you which allows travel deeper into the wilderness and to get very close to wildlife without scaring the animals any way.
Mahi Manral is an eminent analyst and writer in Travel & Tours related topics. She has authored many books on Jim Corbett National park and Nainital Tour Packages. Find more information at http://www.uttarakhandtour.org/
Explore the Land Of God with Uttarakhand Tourism