Dehradun - Place To See Around

| October 24, 2012
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Mussoorie: Known as the ‘Queen of Hill stations’, Mussoorie is located 27 km from Dehradun at an altitude of more than 2000 metres.

Rishikesh: At a distance of 43 km from Dehradun, Rishikesh is considered important as it serves as the gateway to the Chota Char Dham pilgrimage.

Haridwar: Located at the foothills of the Shivalik range on the banks of River Ganga, Haridwar is one of the seven holiest cities of India. At a distance of 52 km from Dehradun, Haridwar hosts the famous Kumbha Mela

Rajaji National Park: About 21 km from Dehradun, Ranjaji National park is an ideal destination for wildlife and adventure lovers.

Chamba: Amidst the beautiful hills and snow clad mountains, Chamba is an excellent place to relax. At a distance of 103 km from Dehradun, Chamba offers several scenic vistas of the snow clad ranges of the Himalayas and the beautiful view of Bhagirathi River.

Apart from these, Kalsi, Chakrata, Panota Sahib, Parwanoo and Kasauli are the other attractive places worth seeing around Dehradun.