It was only when Lt. Frederick Young of the East India company came hunting to this place, did he discoverd the queen of the hills, Mussoorie.
The marvellous view of the colossal mountains changing colours with the sky is in pattern with the sunlight. Mussoorie should be in the bucket list of places to visit Uttarakhand in summer due to its ease of accessibility.
Rishikesh is considered to be the centre for Yoga, spiritual studies and mediation are precisely located in the foothills of the Himalayan mountain range with the mighty Ganges flowing endlessly.
Experience pure bliss at Swarg Ashram which is devoid of traffic, alcohol and non-vegetarian free enclave built for everyone to access and is one of the best places to visit in Uttarakhand in summer.
Kausani is one of those places to visit Uttarakhand in summer because of the panoramic view of the Himalayan peaks of Trishul, Nanda Devi and Panchchuli.
Kausani is a paradise on earth for nature lovers. The melodious chirping of the birds wakes you up in the morning and the day long view of the grasslands, mountains and valleys keeps you enthralled and is one of the best places to
Nag Tibba, literally translated as Serpent’s peak is the highest peak in the lesser Himalayan range. Locals believe that the abode of the God of snakes protects their cattle, thus the villages frequent this place to offer prayers.
The dramatic landscape of this very place will virtually transport you to a land of tranquillity and serenity and is one of the best places to visit in Uttarakhand in summer.
Nestled amongst the higher peaks of the Himalayas, Almora adorns the southern edge of the Kumaon hills. Considered as the cultural heart of the Kumaon region, this place has been referred to several times in Indian mythology and is also among the best places to visit in Uttarakhand in summer This region alone boasts of 4000 plus species of plants, thus a hot favourite for Botanists and nature lovers.
Katarmal, the 800 year old sun temple, Kasar Devi built on a mountain peak, Chitai Golu Devta temple and Nanda Devi are a few holy places in this region.
Tucked on the banks of the Bhagirathi flowing ceaselessly, Uttarkashi is one of the most sought after places to visit Uttarakhand in summer. This place is home to several ashrams and temples, out of which a few are century old and of historic relevance.
The much celebrated Manikarnika Ghat is on the Asi ghat which also has a Shiva temple similar to the Kashi Vishwanath.