The picturesque Uttarakhand is one of the new states of India, shaped on 9th November 2000; which was formerly a part of Uttar Pradesh. A visit to beautiful cities in Uttarakhand is a memorable experience.
Lying in the Himalayan foothills, the enchanting Uttarakhand state is sprinkled with snow-covered peaks, thick forests, picturesque hill stations, wooded floral valleys and astonishing glaciers, which are the originating points of many Indian rivers. A large number of tourists travel to the cities of Uttarakhand to get Ayurvedic treatment and learn yoga.
There are a number of places, deserving a visit while on tour to Uttarakhand. The most popular tourist attractions are; the pilgrimage sites of Haridwar, Rishikesh, Badrinath and Kedarnath; exotic hill stations like Mussorie, Almora, Ranikhet and Nainital; National Parks like Corbett National Park and Rajaji National Park. Also, if you are willing to treat your eyes to scenic locations and partake in fun activities at the same time, then the cities in Uttarakhand are good options. Adventure loving people can go for rafting in rishikeshthe mighty rivers of Gharwal region, ski along the snow clad slopes in Auli and Munsiyari or play golf in the infinite terrains of Uttarakhand.
You can travel to Uttarakhand by Air, Train and Road. There are a number of flights to Dehradun and Pantnagar that connect Uttarakhand to rest of the world.