Clock Tower is a landmark and a major attractive place in Dehradun city. Also called as Ghanta Ghar locally, it is located centrally and encircled by commercial centres like GPO, Shops, six face Clock Tower with a clock in each face, this monument stands much before independence.
Clock Tower - Center of Dehradun
A prominent landmark of Dehradun city, Clock Tower of Dehradunis located at Rajpur Road. Names of the freedom fighters of Dehradun are engraved in a gold plaque on the Clock Tower. Clock tower also marks the centre of Dehradun city and all major commercial centre are easily accessible from here. Chakrata Road, Paltan Bazar Rd, Rajpur Rd and Haridwar Road meets at Clock Tower. Unfortunately, the impressive clocks are not working now. Previously chime of the clock was audible from far-off places of the hill city.
How To Reach Clock Tower Dehradun
Clock Tower is located at the center of Dehradun city. Almost all city buses or auto (locally known as vikram) pass through or nearby Clock Tower. Nearest railway station is at Dehradun railway station (2 kms) and airport at Jolly Grant Airport (26 kms).