Explore Uttarakhand

The state of Uttarakhand in the Northern part of the country is a glittering jewel in neck of the country known for its aerial views, natural beauty and god adobe. Snow-Clad peaks of the Grand Himalayas, scenically valleys, musical waterfalls, meandering rivers, small towns, incredible culture, unique gastronomy style, rich bio-diversity, overall scattered pilgrimages and decorated from traditional custom and manner, this state is glorious chapter of Indian tourism industry.

Maha Kumbh festival, Char-Dham Yatra and Kailash Mansarovar Yatra places the state at international table with separate identity. The prime pilgrim places include Haridwar, Rishikesh, Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri, Yamunotri and Dev Prayag.

Uttarakhand hosts many Inter-national repute cities naming a few like Nainital (also known as Lake City), Mussoorie, Dehradun, Ranikhet, Abbott Mount, Chamoli, Harshil, Ranikhet, Pithoragarh and Joshimath. 

The state is a boon for sports enthusiasts and adventure lovers offering various outdoor activities like Trekking, Skiing, Skating, Mountaineering, Water-sports (Rafting, Boating, Angling) and Aero-sports (Hand-gliding, Para-gliding) and Jungle Safari in any of the National Parks.Eco-tourism of the state concludes Corbett National Park, Rajaji National Park, Govind Wildlife Sanctuary etc boasting treasure of flora and fauna. Safari and Bird Watch is a true delight for visitors especially wildlife lovers.

Climatic conditions of the state are very favorable and can be visited any time of the year depending upon locations.Heritage Sites belonging to prehistoric time, medieval times in every corner of the state are singing a song of its glorious past, rich cultural values and philosophical literature. Locals are very friendly in nature offers warm-hospitality to travelers. Garhwali and Kumaoni are two regional languages of the state followed by Hindi is most of the regions.

Posted by: eUttaranchal/ Brijmohan Bisht