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Embark on a delightful journey to the enchanting city of Dehradun with Thrillophilia's Uttarakhand tour packages. Immerse yourself in splendid views, breathe in the crisp mountain air, and indulge in enthralling activities while savoring lip-smacking cuisine. Our curated itineraries and expert support team ensure an optimal experience as you explore this marvelous state.

Packed with some of the country's most popular holiday destinations, Dehradun invites you to relish its religious charms, adventurous thrills, and the tranquility of nature amidst lush greenery. With the ease of our booking process and exclusive deals, Thrillophilia’s Uttarakhand packages promise a pleasurable and memorable experience.

Discover the quaint charm of Dehradun and venture into offbeat destinations like Khirsu, Munsiyari, Chaukori, Kanatal, and Kausani. Engage in adrenaline-pumping activities such as trekking in scenic trails like Nag Tibba and Kuari Pass. Whether you're seeking high-altitude charms or thrilling adventures, Dehradun has it all. Plan your next escapade with an exhilarating Uttarakhand trip and commence your journey today!

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Best Time To Go For Dehradun Tour:

Discover the best time to explore Dehradun nestled in the Himalayan foothills, surrounded by serene landscapes

Peak Season: Dehradun shines during the summer months, from March to June, with warm and humid weather. If your focus is on water activities and sightseeing, this season is ideal, as the melting snow facilitates water sports and reveals the picturesque beauty of the region.

Shoulder Season: Explore the natural beauty of Dehradun during the monsoon months, from July to September. Revel in the cool and humid weather, with abundant river flow and lush greenery enhancing the city's charm. Benefit from reduced hotel prices, ensuring an economical holiday.

Waning Season: Embrace the winter season in Dehradun from November to February, marked by chilly weather. For those seeking camping and river rafting adventures, the winter months provide an excellent time to visit, promising a unique and invigorating experience amid the scenic winter landscapes.

How To Reach Dehradun:

By Air: Dehradun’s Jolly Grant Airport receives daily flights from all the major Indian cities like Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, etc. by airlines like IndiGo, Air India, etc. The city, located around 31 kilometers from the airport, can be reached by cab.

By Train: The train station, located around 2 kilometers from the city, is connected to all the major cities like Lucknow, Allahabad, Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, etc. 

By Road: Dehradun has excellent road connectivity from all the major North Indian cities. You can opt for private or state-run buses or self-drive. 

Places to Visit on Dehradun Trip:

Here are some places to visit in Dehradun:

1. Tiger View Jungle Camp: Located in a lush village, this is one of the best places for a close encounter with its most famous resident-the tigers in their natural habitat. You can enjoy a fun jungle safari and camping in the raw wilderness of the place. The camp is abundant with native Himalayan trees, flowers, and birds. The place is especially loved by photography enthusiasts who get stunning views of mountains and valleys in the background of the camp, so make sure you include this in your Dehradun tour packages

2. Malsi Deer Park: A haven for wildlife and nature enthusiasts, a visit to Malsi Deer Park must be included in your Dehradun packages. Also known as Dehradun Zoo, the place is primarily famous for deer species like Chital, Barking deer, and Spotted deer, etc. It also houses hundreds of species of other birds and animals like Emu, Turkey, Love Birds, Tortoises, etc. Don’t miss to see the 3D park and the aquarium here. 

3. Regional Science Centre: This science park is a fascinating place to visit for people who love to explore the mysteries of the universe. Here you can understand intriguing concepts like nuclear power generation, robotics, artificial intelligence, virtual reality, and cloud computing, etc. in relation to universal sciences. There is an in-house planetarium here that lets you explore the night sky and several interesting science exhibits like Birding Cage, Gravity Chair, Whispering Garden, etc. 

4. Forest Research InstituteThe pride of the nation, the Forest Research Institute is the premier institution for forest research in the country. The university here trains the force of forest rangers and officers. FRI has 6 museums dedicated to scientific forestry, biology, etc. The institute has been featured in the Guinness Book for having the largest pure brick structure in the world. No wonder a trip to this Greco-Roman building surrounded by the Tons River and Himalayas in the background, tops the charts in Dehradun trip packages.

5. Tapkeshwar Temple: One of the holiest sites in Dehradun, Tapkeshwar Temple is visited by people from all over North India topping the Dehradun tour packages. Dedicated to Lord Shiva, a visit to this temple is said to be the answer to all your prayers. The temple, nestled in a natural cave, has a Shiva Linga on which water droplets fall constantly from the cave’s ceiling. This simply designed and architectured temple also has a sulphur pool here that is said to have medicinal properties. 

6. Tibetan Market: This charming market running since 1989, managed completely by Tibetan migrants, is one of the must-visit places in Dehradun. This is the best place to pick up kitschy clothes, accessories, shoes, woollens, etc. Not only this, but you can also pick up exotic-looking Tibetan paintings, jewellery, handicrafts, paper crafts, etc. After a day of shopping, you can indulge in authentic Tibetan food like thukpa, momos, noodles, fruit beer, etc. at the tiny shacks here, so make sure you include this place in your Dehradun packages.

7. Mall Road: The quintessential characteristic of any hill station, Dehradun’s Mall Road is equally popular and vibrant. Located in the heart of the city, this is the go-to place for picking up the latest fashion clothes, accessories, books, electronics, shoes, and much more. Few shops here also sell Tibetan stuff like wall hangings, carpets, jewellery, etc. Mall Road also has several ice cream shops, cafes, and restaurants to help you fuel up after a day of shopping. The road has several seating areas for people to get beautiful views of the surrounding mountains. 

8. Clock Tower: One of the most prominent landmarks of the city, the Clock Tower is a place that must be included in Dehradun travel packages. This iconic structure’s foundation was laid by Sarojini Naidu in 1948 and was inaugurated by former PM Lal Bahadur Shastri in 1953. This unique six-faced and 85-metre tall tower has a gold plaque on the top that bears the name of the people who died while fighting the British. It is now the epicentre around which several shops and markets are located. 

9. Tapovan: One of the best places to visit as part of your Dehradun tour packages is Tapovan, a tranquil and picturesque place located on the outskirts of the city. Nestled by the side of the holy river Ganges, its lush landscapes provide a breathtaking panorama that instantly rejuvenates the soul. Known as a site where sage Guru Dronacharya meditated, Tapovan offers you an invigorating blend of spirituality, history, and nature. Activities such as yoga, meditation, and nature walks immerse you in a tranquil environment, thereby making this location a compelling retreat for peace seekers and spirituality enthusiasts.

10. Shiv Mandir: After booking your Dehradun packages, take a short drive to the Shiv Mandir, which stands tall as a divine beacon, emanating peace and serenity. This revered site, with its unique architecture and serene ambience, serves as a spiritual oasis for visitors. The enchanting murals depicting tales from Hindu mythology add an element of fascination. On festival days, the temple resonates with devotional hymns and traditional rituals, providing an unforgettable cultural spectacle. Its lush garden setting and panoramic views of the city enhance the experience.

Things to Do on Dehradun Tour:

Here are some things to do in Dehradun:

1. Soak in the serenity of Mindrolling MonasteryThis beautiful and serene temple of peace is one of the must-include things in your Dehradun packages. This is one of the largest Buddhist centres in India and is visited by monks who wish to research, live here, and promote Buddhist culture. You can’t miss seeing the Great Peace Stupa, the vase of which holds the ‘life force tree’ filled with precious relics, and the traditional three-dimensional mandala. The monastery has stunning Japanese architecture and beautiful laws where you can spend time soaking in the tranquillity and admiring the Himalayan ranges in the background.

2. Cool off at the Nature Park LachhiwalaOne of the best places to beat the heat amidst lush thickets of Sal trees, Lachhiwala is one of the most popular places to spend the day and have a picnic with your friends and family. Enjoy fun activities like trekking, bird watching, and cool off with a swim in the man-made pools here that are fed by the waters of the Susma River. Its lush scenic expanses and fun activities make Lachhiwala a popular inclusion in Dehradun tour packages.

3. Enjoy the world’s best butter toffee at Ellora Bakery: There is hardly anybody in Dehradun who hasn’t tasted the butter toffees or ‘stick jaws’ as they’re called. Since 1953, this bakery has been offering this decadent treat to generations of people. Besides the toffee, you cannot miss trying the delicious plum cake, the flaky rusks, and a huge range of pastries and savouries like patties and sandwiches. 

4. Stroll in velvety lush gardens at MDDA Park: A place that’s sure to transport you to the ‘Dehra’ often heard in Ruskin Bond’s books, this park is an absolute must-visit. It has long cobbled pathways edging around the flowerbeds, fountains, and mud trails. There are several benches set here that give you views of the Himalayan ranges in the distance. The best thing to do here is to watch the sunset and see the mountains disappear behind the night sky, sp you must include this in your Dehradun packages

5. Dine with views of the Himalayas: Due to scores of tourists visiting Dehradun from all over the world, its food culture has developed well over the years. Some several great restaurants and cafes offer every cuisine that you can imagine. Be it Mediterranean, Chinese, Tibetan, Mughlai, Punjabi, etc. These places are popular for their live music and open terrace areas that look onto the glittering lights on the dark shadows of the mountains in the distance. 

6. Explore the fascinating Himalayan geology, WIHG: This museum has been intriguing people since 1968 who are interested in the evolution of the Himalayas and how they remain dynamic and change every day. The museum, a must-include in Dehradun travel packages, houses pictures, over 25,000 books, and documents, that educate people on aspects like natural resources, earthquakes & avalanches, and the geodynamics of mountains. 

7. Get healed, Sahastradhara: Translating to ‘thousand-fold spring’, Sahastradhara is one of the most prominent landmarks of Dehradun and tops Dehradun trip packages. The water here flows over limestone that is said to have medicinal and healing properties. The cold streams of water attract people from all over North India, especially during summers. There are intriguing caves with stunning orange hues here that are perfect for spending time in. Sahastradhara overlooks lush mountain ranges in the background offering a sense of peace and tranquillity. There are plenty of cafes here that let you enjoy delicious snacks and hot coffee after a day of soaking in the water. 

8. Visit the Ancient Robber's Cave: When availing of the Dehradun trip packages, immerse yourself in a unique experience of delving into the ancient Robber's Cave. You can explore the geological spectacle, stretching over 600 metres which is home to a maze of caves and cascading waterfalls. Awake the adventurer in you, as you navigate the vane to feel the cool streams underfoot and marvel at the magnificent rock formations above. You'll also encounter the cave's rich tapestry of history, filled with intriguing local narratives, adding an element of intrigue to your exploration.

9. Try Paragliding: As part of your Dehradun travel packages, seize the opportunity to go paragliding above the Doon valley. Soaring above Dehradun, you'll gain a bird's eye view of the captivating landscapes that stretch below. As the wind becomes your guide, glide gracefully over rolling hills and verdant valleys, providing an unrivalled perspective of this scenic terrain. Even as a novice, with safety ensured by skilled instructors, you can savour the blend of adrenaline and serenity offered by this exhilarating flight.

10. Embark on Nag Tibba trek: For an unforgettable adventure in your Dehradun travel packages, take some time out to go on a trek to Nag Tibba, the highest peak in the lesser Himalayas. As you hike, immerse yourself in the awe-inspiring views of snowy peaks and lush forests, pushing your physical limits and rewarding yourself with the stunning vistas. Witness a breathtaking sunrise from the summit, imprinting an unforgettable image of Dehradun's natural beauty on your memory. Suitable for both seasoned trekkers and novices, the Nag Tibba Trek is a must-experience activity.

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Dehradun Tour FAQs

How to plan a trip to Dehradun?

Making travel plans to Dehradun involves determining your itinerary, the destinations you want to see, the length of stay, and the activities you want to do. After that, decide on a budget and begin your search for the top Dehradun tour packages. With Thrillophilia, organizing your Dehradun vacation is rather easy. This is because their thoughtfully designed travel packages include lodging, food, local transportation, guided excursions, and comfortable accommodations. With its focus on customer satisfaction, Thrillophilia provides the best experience for travelers seeking a stress-free process.

Is 2 days enough for Dehradun?

Yes, 2 days are enough for Dehradun, provided you have decided upon an itinerary. Several must-see attractions need to be included in your Dehradun travel packages. On the first day of your vacation, you may kick things off with a visit to the Buddha Temple. This temple is famous for its stupa and massive 103-foot Buddha statue, among other things. You may explore the huge national park Rajaji Tiger Reserve, and the nearby Lachhiwala Range on the same day. On the second day, you can go to the Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology and the Robber's Cave for a thrilling experience.

What is Dehradun famous for?

Dehradun, a picturesque city nestled in the Doon Valley, is famed for its natural beauty, historical significance, and educational institutions. It is also popularly known as the “Educational Hub of Uttarakhand.” Surrounded by the majestic Himalayan ranges, the city is a gateway to popular hill stations like Mussoorie. Some of the Dehradun tour packages also include visits to pilgrimage sites like Rishikesh and Haridwar. It is also home to the iconic Forest Research Institute, Indian Military Academy, and the reputed Doon School. Renowned for its fragrant basmati rice and litchi orchards, Dehradun entices with its cultural richness and adventure activities.

Is Dehradun cheap or expensive?

Dehradun is not expensive at all when compared to other major Indian hill stations. Transport is quite cheap here as well, especially the public bus system. Speaking of accommodation, in Dehradun, a three-star hotel room can range in price from ₹ 303 to ₹ 8,749, covering hostels and dormitories, to luxurious hotels, catering to all budget ranges.

How many days are enough for Dehradun?

2 days are enough for this beautiful compact city. In this time, you can visit all the popular tourist spots like the Robbers Cave, Malsi Deer Park, Forest Research Institute, Tapkeshwar Mahadev Temple, Lachhiwala, etc. You can also enjoy great food at various charming cafes that overlook mountains, shop at the local markets, and enjoy fun activities like golfing and cycling. 

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Is Dehradun worth visiting?

Yes, absolutely! Dehradun is one of the most scenic cities in the country that has something for everybody and is perfect for a quick mountainside getaway. The city is loved for its ancient temples, wildlife sanctuaries, waterfalls, streams, military landmarks, and food joints. The city has a charming Victorian vibe that can be seen in its bakery culture and architecture of old buildings. 

How can I explore Dehradun in 2 days?

Day 1:

  • Robber's Cave and Tapkeshwar Temple
  • Visit FRI (Forest Research Institute)
  • Explore Paltan Bazaar for local cuisine

Day 2:

  • Clock Tower and Rajaji National Park
  • Sahastradhara for a tranquil experience
  • Indira Market for shopping
  • Enjoy the culinary delights of Dehradun

How much will it cost for the Dehradun trip?

The cost of Dehradun tour packages typically ranges between INR 10,000 to INR 25,000 per person for a week-long stay. This estimated cost accounts for accommodation, food, and sightseeing. With the higher range Dehradun tour packages, you can enjoy a more luxurious stay, dine at premium restaurants, and take part in additional adventure activities. 

What food is famous in Dehradun?

Dehradun offers a huge range of foods- ranging from the staple north-Indian cuisine and Tibetan & Chinese foods that are the newer favourites. Some of the must-try things here are:
Momos, thukpa, and noodles at Kalsang
Rusks at Standard Bakery
Stick Jaws at Ellora Bakery
Poori and sabzi at Hanuman Chowk

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What is the cost of food in Dehradun?

Meals for two at a mid-range Dehradun restaurant can cost anywhere from INR 500 to INR 800, although street food can be enjoyed for as low as 50 Rupees (INR). You can try a variety of dishes and cuisines here, starting from Ounjabi, to North Indian, to Himachali, Israel, and several others.

Where should tourists stay in Dehradun?

In Dehradun, tourists should stay in hotels, homestays, hotels, dormitories, and resorts. In terms of homestays, you can stay at the Vastu Homestay By Amoha, which offers lodging with free WiFi and free private parking. When looking for a hotel in Dehradun, one of the greatest options is Hotel Alaya, which has hygienic rooms and top-notch service.

What is the special thing about Dehradun?

Dehradun is well-known for its beautiful scenery and comfortable mountain weather. It serves as a crossing point for various well-known hill stations including Mussoorie and Dhanaulti, and pilgrimage destinations including Haridwar and Rishikesh. Some of the well-known attractions in and near Dehradun are the Sahastradhara, Tapkeshwar Mahadev Temple, Robber's Cave, and Malsi Deer Park. Additionally, Dehradun is also known as the ‘Abode of Drona’.

Is it better to stay in Rishikesh or Dehradun?

The answer to this question is entirely dependent on what kind of a vacation you look forward to. Rishikesh is a great choice if you're hoping for a remote and spiritual vacation amidst the lofty peaks. On the other hand, you can invest in Dehradun travel packages if you're seeking adventure along with the comfort of a city life.

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