“Dera” means “home” and “doon” means “valley” in Hindi. The city is also known as Doon Valley. Shri Ram Rai, the eldest son of the seventh Sikh guru Har Rai Ji, is said to have named Dehradun. His disciples are said to have camped in the Doon Valley. So, it became Dehradun. A perfect destination for your weekend getaway.
Dehradun's landscape is vibrant and colourful, adding to the city's majestic charm. Temples and museums draw thousands of tourists to Dehradun, and the city's pleasant weather is one of the many reasons why it is a popular tourist destination.
Dehradun is a must-see destination because of its clean air, pleasant weather, and picturesque surroundings.
Sightseeing in Dehradun
Chakrata is a cantonment town located on the banks of the Tons and Yamuna rivers. It is a peaceful hill station. Go on an adventure through the hilly town and stop by the Ramtal Garden, which is home to a variety of avian species including the Grey Treepie, Turtle Dove, and Black Headed Jay. A wonderful place to spend a calm and peaceful day.
Barkot is located at a height of 4,000 feet above sea level at the confluence of the Yamuna and Tons Rivers. Barkot is a must-see destination for snow enthusiasts due to the breathtaking views that can only be had at this elevation. A Hindu pilgrimage to the Chhota Char Dham yatra includes a pit stop in the hill station.
Originally built in 1676, this monastery underwent a complete restoration by monks in 1965. On a daily basis, tens of thousands of locals and visitors come here to commune with their inner selves. There are also beautiful gardens, a stupa, and impressive architecture to see at the monastery. It is one of India's largest Buddhist centres.
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Hotel Meedo is appropriate for families, friends, couples, and honeymoon couples. The accommodations include a spacious Deluxe AC Room. It is only a 300-meter walk from the Dehradun Train Station. The hotel also provides free Wi-Fi.
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This blog is written by Amey Mohite, Content Writer, MyTravaly.
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