42 Places to visit in Uttarakhand | Tourist places in Uttarakhand

Top tourist places to visit in Uttarakhand

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Places to visit in Uttarakhand:

1. Rishikesh

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Situated along the convergence of Ganga and Chandrabhaga, Rishikesh on the foothills of Himalayas is the hub of many ancient temples, popular cafes, yoga ashrams and adventure sports.

2. Nainital

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Nainital with its beautiful lakes, temples and exotic scenery around is the perfect honeymoon paradise nestled in the arms of Kumaon Hills.

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3. Mussoorie

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Situated at an altitude of 6000 ft., Mussoorie is a popular hill station famous for its colonial heritage and its religious sites.

4. Badrinath

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Badrinath is a pilgrim centre (among one of the Char Dham) set in the backdrop of Neelkanth Mountain Peak dedicated to Lord Vishnu.

5. Haridwar

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Situated along the holy Ganges, Haridwar is famous for its temples and ghats where pilgrims bathe to relieve themselves of their sins.

6. Jim Corbett National Park

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Corbett National Park, set amidst the foothills of Himalayas, houses a variety of flora and fauna including rare ones such as tigers and is a treat for wildlife enthusiasts and photographers.

7. Kedarnath

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Atop 3584 mts, this in one of the Char Dhams and thus one of the holiest pilgrim centres in the lap of Garhwali Himalayas.

8. Yamunotri

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Revered as the origin of Yamuna river, the pilgrim centre (among one of the 'Chhota Char Dham') nestled in the laps of Garhwal Himalayas at 3293 mts high lies close to the Indo-Chinese border.

9. Gangotri

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This pilgrimage destination situated in Uttarkashi is one of the Chhota Char Dham.

10. Auli

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Dotted with apple orchards, oaks and deodars; Auli is a popular hill resort in the Himalayan range dating back to 8th Century AD.

11. Almora

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Cradled in the wilderness of Himalayan ranges, the sprawling town of Almora shaped like a horse-shoe is a hill station located in Uttarakhand that boasts of a pre-British heritage.

12. Dehradun

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This hill town in the foothills of the Shivalik ranges in the Garhwal region with two perennial rivers flowing through it, popular for its historic civilization and offers a delightful terrain to trekkers.

13. Dhanaulti

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With Chamba and Mussoorie in proximity, this little town in Uttarakhand is an offbeat destination located at a height of about 2200 meters above sea level.

14. Valley of Flowers

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Valley of flowers, discovered in 1931 is a World Heritage Site for its wild untamed blooms surrounded by white peaks.

15. Kanatal

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Once a deserted land, today Kanatal is a usual haunt for those travelers who seek peace and solitude.

16. Ranikhet

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Ranikhet meaning Queen's farm, is a hill station developed by the Britishers around ancient temples, undulating Himalayan hills and forests.

17. Lansdowne

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Lansdowne at an altitude of 1,706 mt on a hillock is famous for its pristine Himalayan beauty, oak and pine forests, snow-covered peaks and lovely fresh air.

18. Sattal

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A group of seven fresh water lakes, a stash of nature’s bounty and loads of migratory birds and panoramic vistas make this wonderful place called Sattal.

19. Tehri Garhwal

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The Hindu Mythology and legends seemed to have showered Tehri Garhwal with several spiritual significances.

20. Bhimtal

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Rested at a height of 1370m above the sea level, Bhimtal is spotted with temples lying amid the verdant mountains and a pristine blue lake.

21. Rajaji National Park

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Encompassing the Shivalik mountain ranges, Rajaji National Park is abundantly rich in flora and fauna and proves to be a great holiday destination for nature lovers and wildlife enthusiasts alike.

22. Joshimath

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Joshimath is a quaint hill town nestled amid the lap of snow capped Himalayas in the state of Uttarakhand. This valley is mesmerizingly beautiful surrounded on all sides by picture perfect views.

23. Mukteshwar

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Mukteshwar is a small hill town mostly known for adventure sports such as rock climbing, rappelling etc. and the amazing view of Himalayan ranges you get from there.

24. Naukuchiatal

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Naukuchiatal, a small picturesque lake village is a destination for those who seek quietude and tranquility beneath the shade of pure nature.

25. Madhyamaheshwar

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Situated at an altitude of 3265 m above the sea level, Madhyamaheshwar has spiritual vibes oozing out of it which are difficult to ignore.

26. Bageshwar

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Bageshwar, tucked inconspicously in the Himalayan rang, becomes one of the most underrated, and hence by default, one of the most untouched destination by humans.

27. Kausani

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Embellished with all the right ingredients including lush green valley, verdant pine tree forests, meandering creeks, tranquility and majestic Himalayan peaks, Kausani is one of the most spellbinding hill stations in Uttarakhand.

28. Kumaon

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Kumaon is a region of Uttarakhand with various towns, including hill-stations and religious spots. While mostly all hill stations are flanked by all sorts of conifers and draped in a garb of green, Kumaon changes its coat of blooms several times a year.

29. Munsiyari

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A small village with an awe-inspiring panorama of snow capped Himalayan Range; Munsiyari is located in the Pithoragarh District.

30. Pithoragarh

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A small urban town bustling with tourists is a prime example of raw beauty of nature and is often fondly referred to as the “Little Kashmir”.

31. Pauri Garhwal

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Pauri Garhwal is a paradise with snow covered Himalayan peaks and thick cover of lush green forests.

32. Chopta

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Chopta, very simply put, is a trekker cum explorer's heaven. Visit the valley of Chopta for a life altering experience and expand the boundaries of your physical horizon.

33. Ramgarh

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Nestled in the lap of nature, Ramgarh is a destination blessed with impeccable view of snow covered Himalayas and adorned with beautiful and serene environ

34. Guptakashi

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A holy town adorned with the many ancient temples and believed to be a part of epic Mahabharata, is a place called Guptkashi.

35. Rudra Prayag

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Lying at the confluence of River Alaknanda and River Mandakini, Rudraprayag is a sacred place regarded as one of the Panch Prayags and place of great religious significance.

36. Binsar

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A small town set in the midst of lush green forests covered with oak, pine, deodar trees, Binsar has plenty of tourist attractions including green meadows, temples and the Binsar wildlife sanctuary.

37. Chakrata

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Chakrata is a small hill town near Dehradun located on top of the Yamuna valley, amidst lush green forests, caves and ancient temples.

38. Uttarkashi

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Uttarkashi is one of the most popular religious district in Uttarakhand. Two of the Four Holy Shrines of Hindu mythology, of the 'Char Dham' are situated here, as is the chief source of the holiest river of Hinduism, the Ganges.

39. Dharchula

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A remote town of Uttaranchal, Darchula is a place with lots of scenic beauty. Bounded by the Kumaon Region’s mountains and high peaks and glaciers of Panchchuli range on the west, this town lies on the way to a very famous pilgrimage of India namely Kailash Mansarover.

40. Devprayag

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Marked by the confluence point of rivers Alaknanda and Bhagirathi, Devprayag is a religious hub and is quite popular among tourists coming for pilgrimage or seeking some solitude close to nature.

41. Abbott Mount

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Mount Abbot is a place that has not changed much since it was established in 20th century by a British businessman John Harold Abbott.

42. Gaumukh

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One of the holiest lands in Uttarakhand, Gaumukh is thronged by devotees mainly for its serenity and pious mythological history. Gaumukh is not exactly a tourist town or city, but a glacial trekking destination located within Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand.

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