Well-renowned as Dev-Bhoomi, means the ‘Land of Gods’, Uttarakhand is one of the beautiful places and of course the most sought after tourist destination, located at northern part of India. Nature has blessed this state with incredible attractions and man has used them to make this state one of the India’s best destination. The land of gods, the home of majestic Himalaya and truly a heaven on earth, tempts tourists from every where. Fresh air, chilling snow, picturesque beauty, mightiest mountains, smaller villages and well mannered people made Uttarakhand a beautiful state of India. It is one such state where one can see nature in its true form, or it is an ideal holidaying destination for those who wish to spend their vacations in the lap of mother-nature. It is an ideal holidaying destination for nature-lovers, holiday-seekers, family-holiday or even spiritual-lovers. Uttarakhand is a sacred place and it is speckled with various well famous pilgrimages or temples named as Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri and Yamunotri. It is also famous for Ganges a national holy river of India. Apart from it is equally visited by wildlife lovers as it has so many parks and sanctuaries draw the attention of every kind of tourists. It has the biggest national parks of India like Jim Corbett National Park in Nainital Rajaji National Park in Dehradun district and many more. Jim Corbett is well famous for its wide variety of wildlife and its beautiful location in the foothill of Himalaya by the Ramganga River. Established in the year 1936, it is the first wildlife reserve of India, extending over an area or more than 500 sq km in the Himalayan foothills. Bird watching, elephant safari, canter safari, and etc are the few activities can be enjoyed at this exquisite wildlife reserve.
Apart from Uttarakhand has been home to the innumerable hill stations named as Nainital, Mussorie, Ranikhet, Kausani, Auli and Almora are the most visited hill stations of the state having their distinctive features.
Located just 35 kms from Dehradun, Mussorie is the finest hill station of Uttarakhand at a height of 2000 mts above sea-level. Located at the foothills of Himalayas, it is often referred as ‘Queen of the Hills’. It derives its name from the ranges of floras which are available there at large quantities. It offers an excellent respite to people who want to relief from hot sultry conditions of the plains. Apart from summers winters are also pleasant in Mussorie gives great opportunity people who wish to indulge in several adventure and sports activities like skiing, trekking, mountaineering and many more. Gun Hill, Municipal Garden, Childer’s Lodge, Camel’s Back Road, Kempty Fall, Mussorie Lake, Sir George Everest House and etc are the few attractions that can be explored through Mussorie tour packages. Apart from there are excellent facilities of hotels and resorts in Mussorie gives world class facilities to their visitors and give them unforgettable holidaying experience.
Apart from various attractions and destinations there are many things that gives Uttarakhand tourism an international recognition such as its hospitable people, excellent hotels and its incredible culture which also worth to experience during visiting and exploring this state.
Mahi Manral is an eminent analyst and writer in Travel & Tours related topics. He has authored many books on Mussoorie Hill Station Packages and Rishikesh Haridwar Tour Package. Find more information at http://www.uttarakhandtour.org/.
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