Where to stay in Paonta Sahib?
Although hotels are available in Paonta Sahib, many pilgrims prefer to stay within the Gurudwara. The Sarai (place to stay) offers accommodation at nominal cost. Food is also available in the Guru Ka Langar at all times of the day.
Hotel Guru Surbhi, The Yamuna by HPTDC (Paonta Sahib Gurudwara), Hotel Royal Hillton, Hotel Grand Riviera (near Bata Bridge), Hotel Poanta Valley and Hotel Rockwood are some of the best hotels which offer a luxurious stay in Paonta Sahib.
How to reach Paonta Sahib?
By Air – Jolly Grant airport in Dehradun, Uttarakhand is the nearest airport. It is located around 50 km from Paonta Sahib.
By Rail – The nearest Railway station is also at Dehradun. The journey from Dehradun to Paonta Sahib takes around an hour and 20 minutes to complete. Taxi and buses are available outside the Railway Station.
By Road – Paonta Sahib is well connected with the road network. It may be reached from either of Chandigarh or Dehradun. The route from Chandigarh via Panchkula is better than that via Nahan. Paonta Sahib is located at a distance of 125 Km from Chandigarh & 50 KM from Dehradun (Capital of Uttarakhand).
With unbearable heat across North India in May and June, tourists plan weekend trips to areas in Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh. For the spiritually inclined, Paonta Sahib could be a great destination to start such a trip with.
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