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Tourism in Uttarakhand

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Things to do in Uttarakhand

A honeymoon in Nainital is incomplete without enjoying boating in Naini Lake with your better half. An early morning trek to Tiffin Top or Guano Hills will make your stay in Nainital more memorable. Shopping at Mall Road, exploring Cave Gardens, and visiting temples are other experiences worth having in Nainital. Ever wish to spend a night in a camp with a majestic backdrop of Himalayan summits? Camping at Chakrata and Binsar during summer will make you want to come back again. Dhanaulti and Kanatal are two other popular sites for adventure activities including camping in Uttarakhand. Those who are planning their honeymoon in Uttarakhand in winter should make a note of Auli. A picturesque holiday resort near Joshimath, Auli is famous for skiing and other winter sports. Travellers in Auli can enjoy a cable car ride, three kilometres in length, that provides jaw-dropping views of snow-covered mountains.

Rishikesh is where travellers can conquer their demons and fears. White water rafting in Rishikesh is a popular sport for adrenaline junkies. If this doesn’t give you enough rush, try bungee jumping in Rishikesh, which remains one of the most unique things to do in Uttarakhand. Haridwar is where you can wash away your sins and weariness. Attending the famous Ganga Aarti at Har ki Pauri in evening will certainly elevate your soul to the heavens. The Garhwal division is a hotspot of adventure activities in Uttarakhand, especially in summer. Whether it is trekking in Valley of Flowers National Park, trekking to Roopkund in Nanda Devi National Park, pilgrimage to Kedarnath and Badrinath, camping in Gangotri, there are plenty of thrilling experiences travellers can have in Uttarakhand. Pithoragarh is a hub of paragliding in Uttarakhand.

Adventure activities to do in Uttarakhand

• Trekking

• Hiking and Camping

• Skiing

• Horseback Riding

• Paragliding

• White Water Rafting

There are also many non-profits that provide opportunities for volunteering in Uttarakhand. You can join a meditation class in Rishikesh, learn about eco tourism in Almora, go on a trek cleaning drive in Dehradun, or work for a rural organisation in a small village to help the local community.


Ganga Aarti in Haridwar

The divine view of the Ganga Aarti is a scene you cannot miss if you are in Haridwar. The Ganga Aarti in Haridwar is dedicated to the river Ganga. The river Ganga is a holy river, it is also termed as a divine goddess who gives us life in form of water. It is said that the holy water of the river Ganga removes all the sins ...

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Camping in Rishikesh

Camping in Rishikesh is a fun-filled activity which can be best experienced in the months of September and November. The experience is safe for group of youngsters or families. If you are looking for an exciting tour, you can visit Rishikesh. Booking a package will be a wise idea. The camping packages include all meals, acc...

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  • Nature
  • Ideal for friends
  • Camping

Bungee Jumping in Rishikesh

Bungee Jumping in Rishikesh is one of the top adventure activities in Uttarakhand. It is a thrilling adventure activity which needs a lot of courage. Although there will be a safety measure for the experience, you still need to visit the place and gather all the courage to jump from a height. The experience includes a platf...

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  • Bungee jumping
  • Himalayas
  • Ideal for friends

Cable Car Ride In Mussoorie

Cable Car in Mussoorie is like a blessing that helps one enjoy the beauty of valleys and mountains like a way no other. If you are someone who believes in doing things differently, this for you as this is an ultimate opportunity to admire the lush green valleys and mountains standing high, giving unparalleled views all over Mussoorie. The...

  • Adventure
  • Sightseeing
  • Cable Car Ride
  • Nature

Boating in Nainital

Nainital, also known as “Lake Paradise” has an abundant quantity of beautiful lakes. The beautiful and breathtaking creations of nature form a major part of Nainital tourism. These wonderful lakes make boating in Nainital a worthwhile for the tourists as well as the locals. The lake being a prominent feature of this hill-st...

  • Sightseeing
  • Nature
  • Boating

Visit the Temples in Haridwar

In Haridwar city you find temples everywhere in the city precincts. The temples in Haridwar are highly respected, here you will find small as well as big temple throughout the city. Most temples in Haridwar are dedicated to Vishnu or Mahadev Shiva. There are some temples in Haridwar that are tourist attraction due to their ...

  • Religious Tour
  • Sightseeing
  • Temple

River Rafting in Rishikesh

Best river rafting in Rishikesh can be experienced between the months of September and November. Rainy season is the time when you should avoid going for river rafting Rishikesh. Overall, late September through May is considered the ideal river rafting in Rishikesh season. Rafting charges in Rishikesh begin from as low as I...

  • Adventure
  • Ideal for friends
  • Watersports
  • River Rafting

Flying Fox in Rishikesh

Flying Fox in Rishikesh is an activity which is best experienced during the months when there is no rain. Choose an operator which follows high standards of safety. Tourists will find the best flying fox experience in Mohan chatti. It is 25 kilometers away from Rishikesh. The best thing about this experience is that anybody...

  • Adventure
  • Nature
  • Ideal for friends

Trekking in Mussoorie

Mussoorie is a place blessed by God, from nature to scenic views, from Pahari masala tea to food. For people asking for more than drives and visits, mussoorie treks are what they should be doing.The place offers exuberating trekking experiences at Mussoorie to get more out of nature.If you are looking for an insight into th...

  • Trekking
  • Adventure
  • Ideal for friends

River Rafting in Mussoorie

Mussoorie is blessed with rapid mountain rivers making it a perfect spot for you to enjoy white water rafting. In fact, river rafting is the one of the most popular adventure sports which almost all the tourists can’t resist to indulge in. The sport has a specialty that it can be enjoyed by amateurs as well as professionals...

  • Adventure
  • River Rafting
  • Ideal for friends
  • Nature

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    There are many items and handicrafts one can pick up in Uttarakhand such as wooden handicrafts, rice and tea items, woolens, strawberries, handmade accessories and cherries and apples. 

    Yes, permits are required for certain treks in Uttarkhand and tourists can find out all the necessary infromation beforehand from the tourist office. The permits can also be availed from the tourist office after submitting ID proof and photographs.

    Uttarkhand is completely safe for tourists as there is heavy security and precautionary measures in place all around. As a cautionary safety measure, tourists should avoid staying in hotels that are built on the flood plains of a river and shoudl avoid driving during the rainy season as there could be landslides. Apart from this, Uttarakhand is a delightful destiantion to enjoy a holiday in.

    Tourists can find several authentic tasty dishes in Uttarakhand like: Bal Mithai is a chocolate-like fudge, made from roasted khoya and coated with white sugar. Dubka is made from different kinds of lentils which are ground and made into a curry-like dish and flavored with different spices. Chains is a dish made out of whole urad that are roasted, ground and made into a soup. Kaap is prepared with spinach leaves that are made into a paste and then cooked. Jhoi is a dish that is seasoned with curry leaves and curd.

    The off-season in Uttrakhand is from April through September during the monsoon season when the prices fall and tourists can avail heavy discounts on their tour packages.

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