Famous Tourist places in Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand Tourist Place

Published Date: August 1, 2022

Uttarkhand, also called as ‘Dev Bhoomi’, literally translating to the ‘Land of the Gods’ is one of the most exciting hill stations, and is the abode to some of the country’s ancient temples, hill stations and wildlife sanctuaries. The land of mystique, charm and hidden delights, Uttarakhand has been alluring travelers from around the globe time for several years and stealing their hearts. If you feel this is not enough, we bring you some famous tourist places of Uttarakhand that will simply blow your mind away.


Dubbed as Auli Bugyal literally meaning “meadow”, Auli, being a skiing destination, is one of the best places to visit in Uttarakhand. It has everything to offer from heart-thumping skiing expeditions to organizing skiing festivals. Auli is a snow-laden hill station situated at a distance of 500 km from India’s capital city of Delhi and provides stunning views of the imposing Himalayan ranges such as Mana Parvat, Dunagiri, and Nanda Devi.


A tiny region of never-ending meadows and dense forests, Chopta is a trekker’s delight. Part of the Kedarnath Wildlife Sanctuary, and situated at a distance of 368km from Delhi, it provides a fabulous trek to Tungath, the world’s highest Shiva temple. Travel a little further to a distance of 3.5km from Chopta, you will reach Tungnath temple. The Chandrashila summit is one of the best Uttarakhand destinations. Chopta undoubtedly is a popular place to visit in Uttarakhand.


Nainital is a major hill station in Uttarakhand and the most beautiful place in Uttarakhand. Any better than spending quality family time by the lakeside in the city of Lakes Nainital? You can enjoy sipping coconut juice when the summer unfolds, whilst watching the Himalayan birds chirping to the tune of melancholy at the same time. Whatever sound you hear is music along! In Uttarakhand, sightseeing is at its best when you visit Snow View Point. You can also plan a tour to Sattal, Nakuchiatal, and Bhimtal.


Mussorie is perhaps nature’s bounty to the state of Uttaranchal and is rated as one of the best tourist places in Uttarakhand. You can enjoy the scenic view of Lake Mist, do camping at Nag Tibba, take a stroll along Landour Bazaar or drop by the George Everest’s house. If you enjoy adventure activities, you can visit the Snow Adventure Zone in Mussoorie.


Chakrata easily tops the list of Uttarakhand’s famous places to visit and is often dubbed as a ‘backpacker’s paradise, A cantonment town, and a tehsil, in the district of Dehradun, Chakrata is the perfect destination for camping snuggled in the lap of mother nature. Touring destinations in and around Chakrata including Budher Caves, Tiger Falls and Deoband form some of the famous tourist places of Uttarakhand.


One of the picturesque towns in the district of Pithoragarh, it is located at an impressive 1,600 meters (5,200 ft) above mean sea level, your Uttarakhand tour itinerary is incomplete without visiting Munisayari. There are a range of adventure activities such as rafting, trekking, bird watching, and camping that you can try out at Munisayari. The small town of Munisayari is nestled on the banks of the River Gori Ganga and effuses a panoramic view of the snow-laden Himalayas.


One of the major spiritual tourist places in Uttarakhand thronged by millions of Hindu devotees from all around the world, Rishikesh is a potpourri of spirituality, adventure, exoticness, nightlife, and what not. Some of the must-visit touring destinations include Neelkanth Mahadev Temple, Lakshman Jhula, Gita Bhawan, Shivpuri and Beetles Ashram.

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