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Uttarakhand is blessed with unique resources of the world. Even though it is one of the smallest states of India it also possesses some of the most adored destinations of India. Its magnificent natural beauty, abundant wildlife, salubrious climate, and beautiful countryside all these places makes Uttarkhand a wonderful travel destination.

The restless waterfalls, snow fed rivers, and endless mountain peaks welcomes you to a land whose beauty proves the word called “divine”. Uttarkhand is rightly called as “Devabhoomi” which mean a “land of gods”. When you travel to
Uttarakhand, you will come across some of the unusual secrets of nature.

Uttarkhand is a perfect tourist place for newly married couple, tourist who are in search of eternal peace, those people who want a change from there daily hectic way of life, and as well as pilgrims. Your visit to the Uttarakhand will be incomplete if you don’t visit the temples which increase the beauty of the state.

The state of Uttarkahand has been divided in 13 districts. This state can be broadly divided into 3 regions Garhwal, Terai, and Kumaon. Most popular place in deharadun is haridwar, a pilgrimage site of the Hindus. The temples in this city are always jam packed with the devotees not only from India but also from different countries of the world.

You can travel to Uttarakhand through airways, railways, or roadways.

By Air: You will get regular flights from Delhi to Uttarkhand Jolly Grant airport. You also have the option of traveling to Delhi from Uttarkhand via roadways or railways and from Delhi you can catch the flight to reach your destinations.

By Rail: The major railway stations of Uttarkhand are Haridwar, Kathgodam, and Dehradun. Yow will get frequent trains from these places to almost all parts of the country.

By Road: For those planning their holidays in the higher altitudes, roadways, and trekking are the only options available. Railways may not connect all tourist places of this state but the roadways connect almost all the tourist places of Uttarkhand. National highways like 58, 73, 74 and 87 connect these tourist places with other states of the country.

Some of the most popular tourist places of the Uttarakhand are : Badrinath Temple | Tapt Kund | Charanpaduka | Mata Murti Temple | Hemkund Sahib | The Chandi Devi Temple | Maya Devi Temple | Har- Ki- Pauri the Sacred Bathing Ghat | Vilvkeshwar Mahadev | Doodhadhari Temple | Vaishnav Devi Temple

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