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Tehri Travel Guide


  • Tehri
Tehri At a Glance
  • Population:616,409
  • Area :4,080
  • Geo Location:North
  • Average Climate:2 °C - 38 °C
  • Best Time to Visit:Throughout the year
  • STD Code:01376

Introduction

Uttarakhand located at Northern part of India enjoys the presence of the majestic Himalayas and the pristine rivers that flow from its crevices. Tehri is one of the picturesque places in Garhwal surrounded by snow covered peaks. The beautiful Bhagirathi River flows through Tehri cutting in across while Alakananda, Yamuna and Ganga border it along the east and the west. Tour to Tehri can be an enchanting experience.

Located at the conflux of Bhagirathi and Bhilangna rivers, Tehri is the entry to important pilgrimage destinations such as Kedarnath, Yamunotri, Badrinath and Gangotri. The peaceful atmosphere and the natural scenic beauty on your tour to Tehri will leave you breathless.

Surkhanda Devi Temple is a famous temple at Tehri where tourists and devotees flock to all round the year. The annual Ganga Dussehra Fair held in the months of May and June holds major tourist attraction.

Moreover Tehri attracts tourists for its immense opportunities for adventure sports. Trekking, camping, rafting and mountaineering are the adventure sports that the adventurous in spirit opt for. The Bhilangana Valley has some excellent venues for camping. Trekking routes in Kharsao Forest are also found in abundance.

Tour to Tehri can be planned any time of the year since the weather at Uttranchal remains pleasant all round the year. Accessible by road, you can avail the regular bus services that connect Tehri from all the major cities of Uttrankhand. Dehradun, Haridwar, Rishikesh, Uttarkashi, Mussoorie and Pauri can be reached from Tehri. If you plan to reach Tehri by air you have to check out on the Jollygrant airport which is at a distance of 101km from Tehri while the nearest railway station is in Rishikesh.

On your tour o Tehri you can choose from the range of moderate to good quality hotels for the accommodation. Modern amenities and good services are the earmarks of the hotels in Tehri.


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