24th July 2021

JAGRITI MEDIA

NEWS, MEDIA, UTTARAKHAND

Travel

High snow peak- hills, glistering streams, rich cultural, mouthwatering delicacies, holistic habitat, diverse bio-diversity, astonishing wildlife, peculiar language and dotted aura of spiritualism makes devbhoomi Uttarakhand a unique travel destination. The only place where one can experience piece of solitude and the excitement of adventure all together.

The peaceful heights of the great Himalayas occupy the four pilgrim-destinations namely Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath, and Badrinath, collectively known as Char Dham. According to spiritual belief, chardham yatra starts from west and ends in the East. So the travel commences from Yamunotri and proceeds to Gangoti and finally concludes to Kedranath & Badrinath. Hemkund Sahib is a sikh pilgrimage, visited by thousands of Sikhs every year.

Hemkund Sahib

Uttarakhand is famous for its unique dance and festivities. Garhwal & Kumaun regions are treasured for their unique cultural festivals, fairs and folklore. Ardh Kumbh Mela is also a significant fair of Hindus, held every 6 years in India only at two places, i.e. Haridwar and Prayagraj. The river Ganga in Haridwar also holds a significant cultural & spiritual place in itself.

Laxman Jhula, Rishikesh

Adventure tour, wildlife tourism, incredible trekking trails unbolts yet another path towards a thrilling & exciting lifelong experience. Uttarakhand is also popular for its hill stations. The impeccable beauty of hill stations with floating clouds, chirping of birds, fresh air, and serene atmosphere forever leaves profound impression in heart and mind of tourists.

BEST TIME TO VISIT UTTARAKHAND:

Uttarakhand is a destination to be visited all through the year as each season has something special to offer.

TEMPERATURE

  • 17°C to 35°C Summer 
    (April to Mid-June)
  • 15°C to 30°C Monsoon 
    (Mid-June to September)
  • 12°C to 0°C Winter 
    (October to March)

Chardham Temples of Uttarakhand

  • Badrinath
  • Kedarnath
  • Gangotri
  • Yamunotri
  • Panch Badri
  • Panch Kedar
  • Panch Prayag
Bliss of Lord Shiva

Most Popular Tourist Destinations of Uttarakhand

  • Dehradun
  • Haridwar
  • Almora
  • Corbett National Park
  • Rajaji National Park
  • Rishikesh
  • Nainital
  • Ranikhet
  • Mussoorie
  • Champawat
  • Auli
  • Lansdowne
  • Chopta

Rivers in Uttarakhand

  • Ganga River
  • Yamuna River
  • Alaknanda River
  • Bhagirathi River
  • Ramganga River
  • Tons River
  • Kali River

National Parks & Wildlife Sanctuaries in Uttarakhand

  • Jim Corbett National Park
  • Rajaji National Park
  • Nanda Devi National Park
  • Valley of Flowers National Park
  • Kedarnath Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Askot Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Sonanadi Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Gangotri National Park

Adventure Tourism in Uttarakhand

  • Trekking in Uttarakhand
  • Rafting in Uttarakhand
  • Skiing in Uttarakhand
  • Camping in Uttarakhand
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding in Uttarakhand
  • Fishing & Angling
  • Jeep Safari
  • Peak Climbing
  • Boating in Uttarakhand
  • Rock Climbing
  • Bungee Jumping
  • Bird Watching
Song of Uttarakhand Tourism