Dehradun is the capital of Uttarakhand which is very famous because of its tourist attraction. It is situated in the Garhwal area. It is popular among tourist of abroad and India. It has very good climatic conditions even in summer which is very good for the tourists and it has many natural attractions like Ganga and Yamuna River which are considered very pure rivers.
It is a very great place to visit; it is an ancient cave temple which is dedicated to Lord Shiva. It has a seasonal river which enters the cave through the ceiling; this scene is very charming for the tourists.
It is lying on the banks of the Ganga River, it is known to be the penace ground for the famous saint Dronacharya and it is now becoming a holy ground for many saints and sages. These saints and sages do their religious practices and take part in many ceremonial activities.
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This is a national park and also a great place for tourism point of view. This park is covered by beautiful surroundings which makes it more attractive and worth watching. The name of this park came from very famous freedom fighter Late Shri C Rajgopalachari. Khair Sissoo and Sal forest cover this park; it is the neighbor of Western Genetic plains.
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It is also a great place to visit and picnic. It is located at a distance of 10 km from the main city. It is a zoological park which lies on the lower slopes of Sahaydri hills. You can find here very rare animals like horned deer, neelgai and special birds. It has got very good views which make it an ideal location to visit.
The Kalanga monument recalls the story of the bravery of an 180 year old battle between the British and the Gorkhas and represents the history of the rulers of Garhwal.
12 Kms. Away from Dehradun towards Haridwar/Rishikesh is a famous temple known as the Laxman Siddh. Legend has it that a sage underwent penance over here. Due to easy accessibility the temple is visited by a large number of people especially on Sundays.
Situated on Rajpur Road near the Sai Darbar Temple is a huge and colourful temple of Lord Buddha.
Ssituated in the suburbs of the city of Dehradun where fresh water comes from a stream. At Lachiwala the stream enters into different pools which are spread over 700 mts of area. The water level is from 4ft height to 7ft in different pools.
Situated 7 Kms from Dehradun on the Dehradun-Delhi road is the famous temple of Chandrabani(Gautam Kund).
The Bhagirathi resort lends a breath-taking spectacle of the Himalayan ranges. The resort lures the tourists with its tranquil swimming pool, water slides and fountains.