Narendra Nagar Travel Guide

Pampered by the Tehri Garhwal District, Narendra Nagar is a town and a municipal board in the Northern state of Uttarakhand. This lesser-known destination in Uttarakhand hidden behind the thick alpine forests is set at an elevation of 1322 m above the sea level. The town which emerged in the year 1919 was the former capital of Tehri and now is a budding tourism destination in Uttarakhand. Narendra Nagar offers a scenic view of the Himalayas and lush greenery and its proximity to popular tourist place, Rishikesh is a perk indeed. From here you can sight the Doon Valley, and Gangotri and Yamunotri as the town is settled on its route. Once here, you must see the famous Royal Palace of Narendra Nagar, which stands tall in the town till date.

Connect your mind and soul to nature and its beauty as there is a lot of scope of meditation once here in Narendra Nagar. The travel place is perfect for those who want to spend some good vacation time with their loved ones or alone away in the peaceful aura of the snowy peaks.

And what can be better than having the scintillating view of the Himalayas to heal and awaken oneself? With the Yoga Capital of the World, Rishikesh just a few kilometres away, the good vibes are surely coming your way. You can head to Rishikesh as well if you want to try adventure activities like river rafting, bungee jumping and maybe camping along with learning Yoga on the bank of Ganges. Apart from this, the famous Ananda Spa finds its home in Narendra Nagar offering the best of healing and rejuvenating ayurvedic treatments which are the best you can have here. Agarkhal is a nearby tourism Village you can visit to take a detour and relish in the environs to have a peaceful time.

Our Narendra Nagar travel guide is overflowing with information on best places to visit and amazing things to do, which makes it quite essential for the travellers looking for an impeccable travelling experience in Narendra Nagar. Also, handcrafted for you are the varied holiday packages by Tour My India that ensure a Narendra Nagar vacation unlike any other.

Best Time to Visit Narendra Nagar

Visit the serene land of Narendra Nagar anytime of the year and add more memorable experiences to your life. Specifically, the months of summer and winter are preferable to plan a holiday in the town.

  • Summer

    For those architecture fanatics, summer is the best time to visit Narendra Nagar as the town has a treasure trove full of things to attract you. The summer season in Narendra Nagar starts from the months of March and extends until June where the maximum temperature rises to only 30°C.

  • Monsoon

    This season can be a bit tricky as the months of July to September are full of rainfall and unpredictable landslides. The temperature in this season is around 20°C, even though it makes the land look more serene but it's advised to depend on the weather forecast solely before planning the trip in monsoon.

  • Winter

    The approaching end of October leads into the winter season, which is best enjoyed in the Northern snowy state of Uttarakhand. The temperature in these coming months is expected to drop to 4°C, hence it’s recommended to carry heavy woollen clothes.

Where to Stay in Narendra Nagar?

Narendra Nagar still has quite a few accommodation options in terms of hotels & resorts, however, with Rishikesh being the neighbouring hill station to this tourist destination, there are ample places to stay available for all types of travellers. From luxury to budget hotels, it's all here come packed with all the basic amenities and facilities for you. Moreover, there are guest houses available in Rishikesh provided by GMVN that are filled with services which would delight you. Ashrams, as well as backpackers’ hostels, are also a good option for staying in Rishikesh.

How to Reach Narendra Nagar?

Settled on the Gangotri-Yamunotri route, this one of a kind tourist destination is easily accessible from all the three means of transport. However, excellent road connectivity makes it the best way to reach Narendra Nagar for the tourists.

  • By Air

    Jolly Grant airport in Dehradun is the nearest airport to Narendra Nagar which is located 31 km away from the town. To cover rest of the distance one can hire a cab and reach the destination.

  • By Rail

    The nearest railway stations to Narendra Nagar are in Rishikesh settled 17 km away and Haridwar, which is 39 km away. From there you can easily rent a cab or board a bus to Narendra Nagar.

  • By Road

    If you are planning a vacation to Narendra Nagar, then one of the best ways to reach here is by road as the town is well-connected to all the must visit places of Uttarakhand. From destinations like Rishikesh, Dehradun, Haridwar, New Tehri one can hire a bus or taxi to reach Narendra Nagar.

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