Nature, wildlife, adventure, and pilgrimage tourism are at their best in Uttaranchal. Uttaranchal is renowned for its fabulous flora and fauna and row of pilgrim centres. A holiday in Uttaranchal transforms you into a world of natural beauty and sacred aura.
Location: Uttaranchal is ideally located at the foothills of Shivalik.
Language: Garhwali, Hindi.
Major Cities: Haridwar, Rishikesh, Badrinath, Kedarnath, Mussorie, Dehradun, Nainital, Almora.
Hill Stations: Mussorie, Nainital, Ranikhet.
Best Time to Visit: May to September.
How to Reach
By Air: Jolly Grant near Dehradun, the capital city, is the only airport.
By Rail: Dehradun, Haridwar, and Kathgodam are the major railway stations connected to the rest of the country by regular trains.
By Road: All-weather metalled roads connect almost all the important places in the state.