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Nainital
Nainital is a major hill station of Uttrakhand state- located in Kumaon region. Nainital spread out over the lush green and surrounded by peaceful mountains on three sides. This city is blessed by 7 beautiful natural lakes. Nainital was explored in 1841 by a Britisher Lord Barron. The weather conditions, the surrounding and the unlimited beauty of this place attracted the British administrator who turned Nainital into the summer capital of the United Province. In and around of Nainital many tourist places are there like Naini Lake, Bhimtal, Hanuman Garhi, Naini Peak, Zoo Garden, Snow View, Naina Devi Temple and much more. The nearest Railway station is Kathgodam.
 
Ranikhet
This beautifull hill station is located 60 kilometers from Nainital city in the Almora District of Uttrakhand state. This height of this place is 1829 mts above sea level. Ranikhet is having majestic & Charming view lush green forest, plenty of pine trees, panoramic view of snow covered peaks. There are some places can be visited like museums, temples, local market. The major sightseeing places in Ranikhet are Bhalu Dam, Cooperative Drug Factory, Chaubatia, Upat, Majhkhali, and Tarikhet .Ranikhet is known for a scenic beauty destination where anyone can relax and gaze leisurely at the majestic snow-clad Himalayas.
 
Kausani
The most beautiful destination of Uttarakhand all known the Switzerland of India due to similarity in landscape. This picturesque hill station is situated 110 kms from Nainital city. The Panoramic clear view of Himalayan snow covered peaks like Trishu, Panchchuli and Nandadevi can be enjoyed from Kausani. This place is also important because of Nation father -Mahatma Gandhi who had stayed here for a long time in 1929. This is a popular destination for the Himalayan tourist as it is a very peaceful place far from the madding crowd. In and around of Kausani many tourist places can be visited like Tea garden, Baijnath Temples, Lakshmi Ashram, Anashakti Ashram, Sumitra Nandan Pant Museum and much more scenic beauty.
 
Almora
Almora is a big district of Kumaon region /Uttarakhand state- situated on an average elevation of 1,650 meters (5,417 feet) from sea level with the unlimited scenic beauty of Himalayan range. Almora is a very ancient city which was founded in 1568 later it has become popular hill station of Uttrakhand due to its panoramic view, soothing & pollution free air and bunch of pines and oaks. This place has rich cultural heritage and unique handicrafts also. It is also know for the land of temples included Rudreshwar Mahadev Temple, Binsar Mahadev, Baijnath, Kasar Devi, Banari Devi, Chitai, Jogeshwar Dham, Garhnath, Katarmal Sun Temple etc. The nearest Airport is Pant Nagar which 127 Kmt far away from Almora & Kathgodam is the nearest railway station which is situated around 90 Kms away.
 
Auli
Auli is located on the way to Badrinath Temple. Auli is blessed with unlimited breathtaking panoramic view of the snow covered peaks of the great Himalaya. In the winter after heavy snow fall many adventurous reach to Auli for winter sport especially skiing. Apart from Skiing there is an interesting trek route also. This place also boasts the Asia's longest (4kms/Cable Car) -Ropeway. Chair Lift & a Ski-Lift are also create fun for more adventurous travelers. Auli is a picturesque destination of Garhwal region. The best time to visit Auli is between January and March for skiing & other winter sports. The nearest Airport is Jolly Grant Airport/Dehradun which is 303 Kmt far away from Auli & Haridwar is the nearest railway station which is situated around 284 Kms away.
 
Corbett Park
The full name of this place is Jim Corbett National Park which is situated in the foot hills of Kumaon region. Corbett Park is known as the land of Tiger. The Park is spread in around 1320 sq.km. Corbett National Park is one of India's largest national parks as it has a tiger population of around 160. Apart of Tiger many other wild animals found over there like Cheetal, Barking Deer, Elephant, Crocodile, Indian Langoor, Wild Pig, Jackle, bear etc. The park is considered one of the best bird-watching areas in India also, with some 500 species having been sighted over here. The Ramganga river and flora & fauna make the park much more beautiful. The nearest Airport is Pant Nagar & Ramnagar is the nearest railway station to visit Corbett Park.
 
Mussoorie
Mussoorie is the one of most popular hill station of Uttarakhand and is called the Queen among the hill stations. It is situated in Garhwal region. Mussoorie also used as the gateway to Yamunotri and Gangotri dham yatra , much popular Hindu shrines in north India. It has a wonderful view of the Himalayan snow peaks to the north-east and the Doon Valley to the South. Mussoorie is prime tourism destination among tourists especially for honeymooners. Many tourist attractions are there in Mussoorie like Kempy Falls, Lal Tibba, Gun hill, Mall Road, Camel’s back and much more. One of major tourist place Dhanaulty can be visited from Mussoorie which 25kms away, it has Deodhar forests and mountains capes. The nearest Airport & Railway station is Dehradun.
 
Haridwar
Haridwar is a most popular pilgrims ancient city of Hindus religion. It is the place where the Ganges River enters in plain areas of north India after covering 250 kms distance from its origin Gaumukh (Gangotri Glacier). Haridwar the name of place made with two words Hari & Dwar. Hari means God & Dwar means gate. Many travelers from across the India come to Haridwar to take a holy dip into the holy River Ganges. Haridwar is also known for Kumbh Mela occurs after rotation of every twelve Years. Foreign tourist also attracted to Haridwar because here big sources of Yoga, Ayurvedic medicines & herbal remedies which are not harmful for human body during the treatment. The nearest Airport is Dehradun & Railway station is available in heat of Haridwar city also.
 
Rishikesh
It’s a very famous destination of Uttarakhand state which is an ideal place for Yogis, Rishis, Muni, Sages and Sannyasis who are attracted to Rishikesh for the practice yoga in this peaceful & pollution free location. Rishikesh is also known as gateway to the popular Char Dham Yatra of holy four temples on the height of Garhwal hills (Gangotry, Yamunotri, Badrinath & Kedarnath). Thousands of people come for pilgrimage from across the India as this is land called Dev Bhoomi (Gods of Land). Today, Rishikesh has become ideal place of Meditation among foreigners. They spend long time in various Ashrams for peace of mind. Apart from spirituality activities now Rishikesh city is also considered for the adventure activities such as Camping, River Rafting, Nature walk & Trekking. The nearest Airport is Dehradun & Railway station is available in Haridwar city.