Here are the top 10 places that you must visit on your trip to Dehradun.
About Sahastradhara The name Sahastradhara literally means ‘The Thousand Fold Spring’ is a popular tourist destination in Dehradun.
Things to do near Malsi Deer Park: Some other attractions around Dehradun are Asan Barrage, Sakya Centre Buddhist Monastery, Santala Devi Temple, Guru Ram Rai Gurudwara, Laxman Siddh Temple, Zonal Anthropological Museum and Khalanga War Memorial.
The 10 places mentioned above comprise of the major places that are not to be missed on a trip to Dehradun.
Things to Do at Robber’s Cave: About Mindrolling Monastery Founded in 1965, The Mindrolling Monastery houses the Ngagyur Nyingma College which is one of the largest Buddhist learning centers in India.
The monastery is a re-established facility of the original Mindrolling Monastery and was established by Khochhen Rinpoche.Things to Do at Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology: About Lachhiwala Located on Dehradun- Rishikesh highway, Lachhiwala is a perfect outing spot near Dehradun.Located in the middle of forest, it is filled with man made pools which are safe to use and remain abundant with water.Things to Do at Sahastradhara: About Tiger Falls Located at a height of 1400 meters above sea level, the Tiger Falls are 50 meters high waterfalls.The waterfalls are situated amidst a picturesque setting of dense forests at the foothills of the Himalayas.The place is known for its unique natural phenomenon known as the disappearing stream.The place was believed to be used by the robbers to hide during the British Raj hence owing to its name.Things to Do at Forest Research Institute: About Tapovan Tapovan is known to be the place the Guru Dronacharya performed his penance according to the Hindu epic Mahabharatha.The place is located on the banks of the River Ganges and is considered to be a major pilgrim spot.The well maintained gardens and a 60 meters high stupa and contains various rooms which are decorated with murals and house various relics and a 35 meters high statue of Lord Buddha in Gold.Things to do around Mindrolling Monastery: About Tapkeshawar Temple Tapkeshawar Temple is considered to be the oldest Shiva temple in Uttarakhand and is located at the banks of the Nandi River.