Uttranchal Package

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Uttarakhand is one of the most beautiful and enchanting region of northern India. Nature has endowed this land with so much  beauty and spiritual  bliss that it is  also known as Dev Bhoomi, the Land of Gods. Ganga, Yamuna and scores of other rivers originate in Uttarakhand. Among them Ganga is the most holy and prominent as she represents the soul of  India-her rich culture, history and civilization.

Uttarakhand, until 2007 known as Uttaranchal, is a stunningly beautiful state in the Himalayan North of India. It is broken up into a western part, named "Garhwal", and an eastern part named "Kumaon". Garhwal is more easily accessed.

 

Two main regions of Uttarakhand are :

Garhwal

Kumaon

 

Each region has its own distinct culture and language

 

Dehradun - the capital, called "Oxford of India" known for boarding schools - Doon School, has Indian Military Academy, Survey of India and ONGC headquarters, Forest Research Institute, Rajaji National Park & lots of other beautiful picnic places & many Govt./ Educational Institutions.

 

Almora - a hill station

 

Chamba - near to Mussoorie, provides a great view of Chamba Valley & the Bhagirathi River (The Ganga). It's a paradise for nature lovers, as it's surrounded by Alpine forests. It's proximity to

Dehradun, Rishikesh & Tehri Dam is a great plus.

 

Haridwar - holy city on the Ganges and one of the sites of Kumbh Mela, the world's largest festival

 

Mukteshwar- is in Uttarakhand, India. Situated at little over 7000 ft, Mukteshwar is a small town made famous by Jim Corbett who penned the novel "The Man Eaters of Kumaon

 

Mussoorie - hill station, also known as "The Queen of Hills". It provides panoramic views of both the Himalayas & Doon valley.

 

Nainital - hill station; The Lake District

 

Pithoragarh -is a city in Uttarakhand. It is close to the China, Nepal and Tibet border

 

Rishikesh - the Yoga capital of the world, the biggest agglomeration of ashrams, meditation centers and temples. It is famous for its lakshman and ram jhula also.Sachcha Dham, ashram of Sachcha Baba is near lakshman jhula. Also there is Neelkanth Mahadev temple few kms from Rishikesh.

 

 

 

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