Dehradun capital of uttrakhand is located at the foothills of he shivalik range. The place is home to renowned British institutions like Forest Reserve Institute and India Military Academy. The capital city Dehradun is a short drive from various places such as Rishikesh,Mussorie,Delhi and haridwar.
Places to visit
• Robber's Cave
Also known as Guchupani, it is most popular picnic spot in Dehradun. It is known for it's scenic beauty.
It is a renowned cave temple which idolizes Lord Shiva. It is situated at the banks of river .
• Forest Research Institute
It is a heritage building and area is as huge as 2000 acres. It's a great place for family outings where one can take guided tours inside the museum and different gardens.
• Sahastradhara Waterfall
It is known for it's scenic beauty created by numerous streams flowing down. Ideal time to visit is during monsoon when streams are full.
One of the most popular and lively places to see in Dehradun. The bazaars starts from clock tower (ghantaghar) till the railway station .One can enjoy street foods and visit some interesting food joints.