A Complete Guide to Things to Do & Places to Explore in Uttarakhand

A Complete Guide to Things to Do & Places to Explore in Uttarakhand
Last Updated: July 4, 2018

Uttarakhand’s misty Himalayan peaks and its unbeatable charm lure all travellers from near and far. This beautiful state is located in the northern part of India and has something to offer to every kind of traveller. From its charming villages to adventure trekking trails, Uttarakhand treasures some spell-bound destinations to completely soothe your five senses. A complete holiday destination state that presents visitors with soaring peaks to climb, thrilling river to run with, cool hill stations, attractive temples to pray for your sins and exotic hotels to unwind. With a pack of bountiful things to do and see around Uttarakhand, below is a list full of verdant hillocks, heritage sites, holiest of all pilgrimage centres, whimsical rivers, wildlife destinations and camping sites to help you plan a trip to the whispering hills and roaring mountains of Uttarakhand.

Pristine Hill Stations Tourism



Uttarakhand is home to divine natural beauty and jaw dropping slopes, below are few blogs to help you cover the destinations to venture on.

Best 50 Hill Stations in Uttarakhand: Hill stations are in abundance in Uttarakhand and the charming land of spirituality calls every visitor to plunge in the lap of the Mother Nature every year. Wake up with a call of cock-a-doodle-do and bask in the soothing sun. This blog shares some popular hill stations that are vibrantly lighted with visitors every year. Click here to read the blog.

5 Less Explored Hill Stations in Uttarakhand: Run the narrow ground trails of spellbinding tea gardens and splash in the fresh streams that fall from abode. Uttarakhand introduces some magical hills and valleys to jaunt your trip, if you enjoy and want to spend a less commercialised vacation below are few blogs that will take you to an imaginative wonderland, where you got to live it to believe it. Read blog here..

10 Best Summer Camping Options in Uttarakhand: Fresh sweet corn and cool cucumbers, summer is one season to enjoy chilled icy coolers and fresh fruit salads. Apart from the scrumptiousentrée let’s focus on popular landmarks for summer camp. Uttarakhand needs no introduction for its lush landscapes, it also houses seasonal rafting, camping and trekking for visitors. This blog will guide you to some of Uttarakhand’s 10 Best Summer Camping Options. Check out the blog.

Top 20 Destinations for Summer Vacation in Uttarakhand: There are multiple places to go to when summer hits the peak. With many destinations to be as cooling and enchanting, what can be the best bargain? This blog guides you with 20 destinations you can spend a summer vacation with your close ones. Spend your summer and not just make a holiday out of it but create some unforgettable memories as well. Get the blog here.

Top 20 Explored and Unexplored Film Shooting Locations in Uttarakhand: Today, movies are captivating by the locations and not just by item songs. I get it, entertainment is the charm in Bollywood but apart from it all, if the location is worth its beauty, it becomes the talk of the town. Follow this blog to some explored and unexplored film shooting locations in Uttarakhand and bookmark the places for your next adventure. Click here to read the blog.

Top 20 Things to See and Do in Nainital: Nainital…well…this heavenly abode is one of the touristic places in Uttarakhand and it is proud of its beauty. The steep crisscrossing roads take you high above the mistiness of clouds to this enchanting destination. And this blog will guide you with all you can see and do in the Lake City Nainital. Read blog here..

Planning a trip to Nainital? Find out what to see and what to do at Nainital: This abode needs no introduction for being a major tourist destination but many visitors tend to miss out on few important venues to embark their marks. Thus, this blog takes you to a list of must see, do’s and stays around the charming Nainital. Check out the blog.

Visiting Ranikhet- 10 Things to Do & See Here: The picturesque valley and spellbound landscapes are what Ranikhet is all about. Uttarakhand introduces to charming hill station that attracts various tourists from all over the worlds. This blog offers its service with 10 things to do and see before you launch your journey to the exquisite destination for a holiday of a lifetime. Get the blog here.

Our Trip to Mussoorie- Travel Experience: The queen of hills Mussoorie is a quiet and charming hill station in Uttarakhand. This bountiful and lush green hills call nature lovers to explore the land filled with mesmerising flora and fauna. This blog takes you to the first-hand information about a trip to Mussoorie experienced by the observer. Click here to read the blog.

Authentic Places in Uttarakhand

Robbers cave


Home to some mesmerising landmarks, Uttarakhand houses mystical caves and historical sites, below mentioned blogs will guide you to some famous vantage points.

Famous Caves in Uttarakhand: The land with greenery hills and valleys, winding roads, beautiful people and mesmerising flora and fauna, Uttarakhand is a land filled with famous caves which is a major attraction for the visitors. If you are immune to claustrophobia then this blog will guide you to some famous caves you have to visit. Read blog here..

15 Historical Places to Visit in Uttarakhand: Uttarakhand has always been a favourite destination for the people for its countless natural beauty and vibrant greenness. Other than its teeming comeliness Uttarakhand has a vast collection of historical places. This blog will take you to some historical destinations with bliss and beauty that will take your breath away. The absolute way of conquering these divine places are only when you visit the resting abode. Check out the blog.

Pilgrimage Destinations in Uttarakhand



Sooth your senses and surround your soul with Uttarakhand’s passage of time. These blogs will take you to some heritage sites and religious flavour of Hindu temples and sacred places.

17 Must See Locally Popular Temples in Uttarakhand: Uttarakhand is a divine sanction of abundant beauty and it stores some hidden treasures. This blog will take you for a spin to some enchanting must see popular temples. The holy shrine are at its best beauty and is waiting for you to step your feet in its premises. Get the blog here.

History of Chota Chardham in Uttarakhand: Chota Chardham Yatra of Uttarakhand is marked as one of the best spiritual tour in India. This land incorporates the shrines of Gangotri, Yamunotri, Badrinath and Kedarnath. This blog will take you to a spiritual journey to some of the best shrines to mark your existence in Chota Chardham, an important Hindu pilgrimage in the Indian Himalayas. Click here to read the blog.

12 Must See Places in Haridwar: The sacred city of Haridwar is one of the seven holiest cities in India. This colourful destination is one way to lift your soul for a divine experience and experience fascinating blend of culture. Read this blog to know what you can see in this holy kingdom. Read blog here..

Why is Char Dham Yatra Extremely Significant for Hindus: An important Hindu pilgrimage in the lap of the Indian Himalayas, Chota Chardham Yatra is the epicentre of spiritual offerings and worship. One of the holiest destinations to embark on, in the beliefs of the people this land is of spiritual beliefs, cultural values and heritage wonders. This blog will be your guide to unravel the importance of Hindu religion. Check out the blog.

Pilgrim Places You Shouldn’t Miss on your Chardham Yatra: Chota Chardham Yatra of Uttarakhand is marked as one of the best spiritual tour in India; it takes the religious body to some sacred kingdom of temples and holy grounds around India. This blog will give some earful inside story of the places the tour that will take you. Click here to read the blog.

How to Complete Char Dham Yatra in 10 Days: Char Dhams lying in the state of Uttarakhand is amongst the most popular pilgrimages in the country. This land incorporates the shrines of Gangotri, Yamunotri, Badrinath, Kedarnath, and how to venture these amazing landmarks are bookmarked and given in this blog. Get the blog here.

Adventure Tourism Destinations in Uttarkhand

River Rafting Rishikesh


Experience the thrilling adventure sports in Uttarakhand’s popular destinations. Take walks in misty mountains and relax amidst beautiful valley or wander amongst new people. Here are few blogs to pass your afternoons, bookmark as you read the popular destinations of Uttarakhand.

Thrilling Treks around Chardham Yatra Destinations in Uttarakhand: Uttarakhand has wondrous destinations when it comes to adventure tourism. The land of divine beauty and pilgrimage holy grounds, it houses some amazing treks you can hike up and down the mesmerising slopes of Uttarakhand. Read blog here..

Nelong Valley: The Best Kept Secret of Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand: Tucked in the mountains of Uttarakhand – Nelong Valley is one of the best places for photographers and wanderers. This secret getaway has a cold desert like area that looks unlike anything else because of its isolation. Get the blog here..

15 Adventure Camping Places in the Garhwal Himalayan Region: Find peace, fun and serenity as you divert your vacation from exotic city tour to adventure places of Garhwal Himalayas to take in some action full activities like river raft, bungee jump etc. This blog will take you to divine and wondrous 15 adventure camping places in the Garhwal Himalayan region. Check out the blog.

10 Less Explored Treks in the Garhwal Himalayan Region: Uttarakhand is immeasurable when it comes to hills and valleys. Its Himalayan region has earned much appreciation and there are no ends to travellers hiking the terrains every year. However, Uttarakhand houses some less explored beautiful trekking getaways you should partake on. The 10 Less Explored Treks in the Garhwal Himalayan Region are mentioned in this blog. Click here to read the blog.

My First Corporate River Rafting Tour Experience in Rishikesh: Adventure is fun, solo travelling brings new experience and makes you do the thing you though you could never achieve. But an adventure road trip with friends is something else. Fun, laughter and more fun is all it needs after hectic long hours of work and no play. This blog shares the experience this trip gave and all its wondrous expectations. Read blog here..

A Detailed Guide to River Rafting in Rishikesh: Hiking to grand mountains is awesome and a sense of great victory surrounds you but what about river rafting in Rishikesh…Feel the adrenaline as you bounce the wavy bumps of the river of Rishikesh. Read more about the fun and frolic adventure you can have with your friends. Check out the blog.

Holidays in Rishikesh- Top 12 Adventurous Activities to Relish: Rishikesh is not just a state for river rafting in Uttarakhand, it is home to some spine-tingling adventure activities as well. This blog will take you to the top 12 Adventurous Activities in Rishikesh to experiment or experience. Click here to read the blog.

Accommodation for Travellers in Uttarakhand

Corbett River View Retreat Find great hotels to sulk your tired body after long tedious journey. Uttarakhand has many services to offer to its visitors, from moderate to expensive – Experience Uttarakhand’s best deals in Hotels.

Top 50 Hotels in Mussoorie, Uttarakhand: Mussoorie is known as the ‘Queen of the Hill Station,’ this divine abode is one destination not to miss. Mussoorie has many renowned hotels around the mesmerising slopes, its cosy and comfort décor will attract you and you will want to come back for more. This blog of top 50 Hotels in Mussoorie will take you to a list of charming and beautiful shelters to spend your days in Mussoorie. Read blog here..

Exquisite Experience at Dhikala Forest Lodge @ Corbett: Experience Corbett’s many hills, rivers, grasslands surrounded by many wildlife and natural uniqueness. The Dhikala Forest Lodge at Corbett contrasts the outer world giving the real feel of being amidst the wild. Nestled in the Shivalik Himalayan range this blog highlights the exquisite experience at Dhikala Forest Lodge at Corbett. Get the blog here.

The Best places to find Accommodation in Jim Corbett National Park: Jim Corbett National Park is one wildlife destination that brings us closer to the natural habitat, this pristine ground holds some amazing accommodation to rejuvenate and energize for more wild tours. If you are looking for a nest to relax after a long wildlife tour check this blog to get some information of the Corbett’s wonderful infrastructure, facilities and exquisite Hotels. Check out the blog.

Closer to Wildlife

Closer to Wildlife


Come closer to wildlife and experience its natural habitat. Uttarakhand has varied wildlife species and meandering forests to sooth your senses. Below are some noted blogs to help you know more about its natural surroundings and activities in the wild grounds.

How I Spent 48 Hours in Corbett National Park: Want to venture on a wildlife adventure but can’t seem to figure out what or how the journey will be? Well, this 48 hour personal experience blog will surely tempt you to think again, you can take experience not only in the wild kingdom full of tigers and other species but also visit some landmarks around the national park. Click here to read the blog.

When is the Best Time to Visit Corbett National Park?: Located on the foot hills of Himalayas Corbett National Park is a land of ultimate beauty in every season; however the right time to visit for an eventual break is mentioned in this blog for an ideal adventure holiday. Get the blog here.

Activities That You can Enjoy on a Weekend Trip to Corbett National Park: Corbett National Park is one of the best weekend getaways for the people of northern India and there is more to it than just sightsee and go for alluring jungle safari. Here at Corbett you can partake in many actions oriented activities and this blog will guide you there. Check out the blog.

Safari Zones in Jim Corbett National Park: Jim Corbett National Park is the oldest established national park within the periphery of Asian Continent and it comprises sprawling area of hills, marshy depressions, grasslands and a large lake. Hence, this national reserve has many safari zones which you can uncover through this blog. Click here to read the blog.

My Jeep Safari & Bird Watching Experience at Jim Corbett National Park: We are not always on time or can succeed in everything we plan when on an adventure holiday, especially when in groups. This firsthand experience blog will help you make some itinerary for your visit to the national park. Get the blog here.

Get Best Deals on Corbett National Park Tour Packages: Corbett National Park…this adventure getaway has not only mighty Bengal Tigers and other species of mammals to see but also other activities to partake. This hotspot is a popular touristy place and a weekend is not enough to fully satisfy your soul. Check out this blog to get some best deals on Corbett National Park Tour Packages. Read blog here..

Leisure Activities and Food to Experience in Uttarakhand

Yoga in Rishikesh


Eat healthy and feel healthy in Uttarakhand’s activities. Below are few blogs to guide you through some movements for health and best of native foods.

Famous Garhwali and Kumaoni Recipes: There is nothing that can satisfy us than yummy delicious cuisines. Wherever you go, any destination you pick there is bound to be yummilicious cuisines of the local delicacies and there is no doubt you can say no to these delicious eateries this blog offers. Click here to read the blog.

Spend Yoga & Meditation Holidays in the Holy Land of Rishikesh: Long hectic hours of work is tiring and as a human being we do require some alone and relaxing time with our self. This holiday plan a yoga and meditation getaway in the lap of the holy ground Rishikesh. Get the blog here.

Top Ten Yoga Training Centers in Rishikesh: Yoga tourism is the new trend and it is spreading across the world with zest and zeal. Spend a nourishing holiday healing your body, mind and soul in some best yoga training centres in Rishikesh. Check out the blog.

Explored and Unexplored Waterfalls in Uttarakhand: Uttarakhand is a land of ultimate bliss with winding roads and breathtaking backdrop of mountains and greens. This holiday explore the magnetic waterfalls Uttarakhand offers and make many memories to tell your friends and family. Read blog here..

13 Best Places for Couples Planning Honeymoon Tour in Himachal and Uttarakhand: An ideal destination for romantics is located uphill in the regions of Himachal and Uttarakhand. These two places houses some spectacular destinations rightly suited for honeymooners. This blog will take you for a spin to some exotic places to put your money for your Honeymoon. Get the blog here.

Published: 07 Dec, 2016
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