was once a part of the state of Uttar Pradesh. It comprises of 14 beautiful
hilly districts. With an abundance of flora and fauna Uttaranchal is adding
magnificence to the natural beauty of India. Some of the most important
pilgrimage sites in the country can be found in Uttaranchal. At a height of
7817 meters above sea level Nanda Devi Peak covered with snow is a
enchanting sight. A significant part of Uttaranchal's alpine forests are
home to some endangered wildlife species. Uttaranchal houses the famous Jim
Corbett National Park, Rajaji National Park, Nanda Devi Wildlife Sanctuary
and Gobind National Park. Glaciers, passes, beautiful meadows and exciting
trekking routes all these made this place a important tourist destination
and cool place to send one's precious holidays.
Uttaranchal Cities :
» Garhwal -
Garhwal | Kumaon
| Dehradun | Nainital
Uttaranchal's Garhwal region is known
for its beautiful hills and flora and fauna. The snow-bound vertex of
Himalayas, beautiful valleys & surroundings, winding rivers, thick
forests, makes it a perfect destination for Honeymoon in North India.
» Kumaon -
While on tour to Uttaranchal one cant
miss Kumaon. This land of the Mahakali and it's major right bank
tributaries, the Goriganga, the Dhauliganga and the Ramganga this palce is
blessed with the boaundance of natural beauty Kumaon is a flawless
destination for the newly wedded couples.
» Dehradun -
Dehradun in the Doon Valley is a dream
destination. This hill resort is set amidst the Himalayas, Shivaliks, Ganges
and Yamuna. Dehradun acts as an entrance to other places important places of
tourist interest like Haridwar, Rishikesh, Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri,
Yamunotri.This precious gift of nature is one most sought after destination
for the natural lovers.
» Nainital -
It is country's another popular resort.
This much-visited place has been discovered in 1841. Naina lake, Naina peak,
Snow view, sat tal are some important tourist points of this area.
Holiday Options :
This place can be dream of any holidayer. It consists of number hill
stations like Mussoorie, Nainital, Almora Ranikhet, Nainital. Its suductive
hill stations alluring vistors from all walk of the life.Fresh air, thick
woods and breathtaking mountains,Wild Life, with numerous national parks and
game sanctuaries here heritage still lingers in the picturesque malls and
beautiful crossroads. Rajaji National Park, Gangotri National Park are some
important tourist attractions in Uttaranchal. For the adventure freak people
Skiing, Rafting, Golfing, mountain climbing and trekking facilities are
available here.The obscure roughness with the veiled beauty of the state is
Major Airport / Railway Station :
» Air -
Its only airport placed in its capital city
Jolly Grant. Indian Airlines flights are flying regularly to Delhi.
» Rail -
Dehradun, Haridwar, and Kathgodam are the
major three railway stations of Uttaranchal.They are connected to the rest
of the country by regular trains.