Situated at an elevation of 435 meters above sea level, Dehradun is currently enjoying its stature as the capital of Uttarakhand state. It is one of the oldest cities in India, bejeweled like a glittering jewel in the foothills of the Himalayas. Nestled amidst the Doon Valley in the state of Uttarakhand, it proudly boasts of a scenic backdrop of the Garhwal Himalayas.
As you would expect from a city located in the foothills of the Himalayas, Dehradun is famous for caves, waterfalls, and natural springs. The city is the gateway to the famous hill station of Mussoorie and the pilgrimage spots of Haridwar and Rishikesh.
Famous for its weather, Dehradun's climate remains salubrious throughout the year. One of the attractions of Dehradun is Robber's Cave, which is a natural cave surrounded by hills. Dip your feet in the ice-cold water or walk through it - it is a soul-pleasing experience, making Robber's Cave one of the most sought-after picnics and excursion spots in the city.
Explore & Experience in Dehradun–
- Robber's Cave
- Har Ki Dun
- Mindrolling Monastery
- Malsi Deer Park
- Tapovan Ashram & Temple
- Paltan Bazaar