Dehradun is the capital of state of Uttaranchal. Located at the center of the Doon Valley in the state of Uttaranchal, it is a part of the Garhwal Himalayan region. Before it came under British rule, Dehradun was ruled by Katyuris of Garhwal and then by the Gorkhas of Nepal. On your Dehradun tours, you will come across the various structures that give you an interesting insight into its history. The great culture of hospitality, the spectacular landscapes and highly developed infrastructure of the city invite a large number of tourist and honeymooners from across the world for Dehradun tours.
Dehradun is the gateway to a large number of tourist destinations such as Haridwar, Rishikesh, Gangotri and Badrinath. You will find a large number of tourist attractions in Dehradun including Tapkeshwar Mahadev Temple , the Tapovan, Robbers Cave , Rajaji National Park and the Shakya Center .
The city also offers ample opportunity for adventure sports like skiing, mountaineering and trekking. There are several academic institutions and research centers in Dehradun including the Forest Research Institute that is India 's foremost center of research and planning in the fields of flora and fauna. Although the weather in this hill station is pleasant throughout the year but months of April to July are considered to be the ideal for traveling to Dehradun. If you want to buy something from the city we can buy Woolens and carpets as these are the city's specialty and you can shop for them in Sahakari Bazaar, Paltan Bazaar, Rajput Road and Connaught Place on your Dehradun tour package.
Dehradun is easily accessible by road from all the major cities of Uttaranchal and other cities of North India . The Jolly Grant Airport is at a distance of 25km from Dehradun and the city is very well connected by rail to all major cities of India . Finding an accommodation is quite easy as city is replete with a number of good-quality accommodations ranging from luxury hotels to budget hotels that are known for their friendly services and modern amenities.