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About Maldevta

A surreal place besieged by the dense thicket and river Song flowing in ecstasy, Mal Devta is one of the popular tourist attractions of Dehradun. The calm surroundings and the gurgling sound of the river make this place a safe haven for Doonites who are awe-inspired by the magnetising beauty of Maldevta.

Shripur, DehradunIts a wide riverside area of song river near Raipur, Dehradun
18 kms / 45 mins
From IBST Dehradun
Free Entry
3 hr

Maldevta in Dehradun

Maldevta - A famous Picnic Spot Near Dehradun

Maldevta is located near Raipur and is thronged by many youngsters, groups and family who enjoy picnicking here. One can soak in the cool waters of the river, go for nature walks, play games or enjoy bird watching here. One can also visit the temple at Maldevta which is the star attraction of this place, a swift flight of stairs will take you to this temple. You can pay obeisance here or surrender yourself to the beauty of this comely place. If you have spare time then you can head to some of the popular nearby attractions to Maldevta such as Sahastradhara, Khalinga War Memorial, St. Francis Church, Tibetan Market, Astley Hall, Paltan Bazaar and Pacific Mall.

Best Time to Visit

Famous for cradling the Song River, having icy cold waters Maldevta is a perfect summer retreat for Doonites. To beat the heat, you can visit Maldevta between the summer months of April to June and have a splish-splash in the water.


There are a few small shops near Maldevta from where you can buy eatables. A few restaurants are also located on the way to Maldevta.

Location of Maldevta

Maldevta is located in Shripur, Dehradun ( Its a wide riverside area of song river near Raipur, Dehradun).

Location & How to Reach Maldevta

Maldevta is situated in the outskirts of Dehradun about 18km from ISBT.  You can reach there by changing Vikrams (Auto) or by Tata magic/small cabs or by Dehradun city buses.

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What is Maldevta famous for?

Maldevta is popular place for following activities/ interests - Paragliding, Picnic Spots, Waterfalls.

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