Fri, 18 Aug 2017
Nestled in the mountain ranges of the Himalaya, Dehradun is one of the oldest cities of India and is declared as the Provisional Capital of newly created Uttaranchal State.
Also known as the ‘Adobe of Drona’, Dehradun has always been an important center for Garhwal rulers. The valley of Dun is located between the rivers, Ganga and Yamuna.
Some of the places in and around this region are as follows.
Rajaji National Park
Lakha Mandal Temple
By Air: Jolly Grant is the nearest airport at 25 km from Dehradun.
By Rail: Dehradun is an important railhead of the Northern Railways.
By Road: The city is well connected to all parts of the country with good, all-weather roads.
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