Dehradun, popularly regarded to be the abode of Drona is a hill station situated in the foothills of the Shivalik Ranges of the Garhwal region. Dehradun is endowed with perennial rivers, streams, mountains, valleys and widespread landscapes.
Dehradun is among popular tourist places to visit near Delhi within 300 km and every year lot of people flock to Dehradun to spend a few days of quiet among preferable weather condition and breath-taking scenery.
The town is also dotted with a number of gardens, parks and temples attracting a number of tourists. Over the years, tourism in Dehradun has grown tenfold and attracts various backpackers and light travellers with its array of adventurous and offbeat activity options like paragliding, skiing, river rafting and angling.
The town also acts as a gateway to various other nearby hill stations. There are many ancient temples and ruins which are almost 2000 years old, known to be found near Dehradun
Activities: Temple Visits, Sightseeing, Adventure Activities, Picnic Spots
Attractions: The places to visit here include Clock Tower, Chetwode Hall, Sai Darbar Temple, Chandrabani Temple, Tapovan, Tibetan Temple, Tapkeshwar temple, Robber's cave, Malsi Deer Park and many more.
Distance from Delhi: Dehradun is located at 245 km from Delhi.