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Sunday, 7 July 2013

Gopeshwar: a hill station in Garhwal

Chopta Valley, Garhwal Hills, Gopeshwar
Gopeshwar is a hill station situated in Garhwal Himalayas. It is lies between the Chamoli and the Chopta Valley. Gopeshwar is the headquarters of Chamoli district of the Uttarakhand state. It is located at the altitude of 1300 mt above from the sea level. It offers the amazing natural beauty and wonderful weather in every season. You can also see the amazing views of hills from Gopeshwar and also the amazing view of sunset and sunrise. The Gopeshwar is fulfilling with every modern facility so if you plan to visit Gopeshwar then you can get easily the markets items from there. The local language of Gopeshwar is Garhwali and Hindi.

Monday, 20 May 2013

Almora: - Picturesque hills station in Kumaon
We know that Uttarakhand is always famous for its beautiful places and amazing hills, which attracts the tourists and visitors. So Now I am telling you about an awesome hill station “Almora” is one of the most beautiful picturesque hill stations in Kumaon region of Uttarakhand state. Almora is also one of the good places to spending your holidays in the lap of nature. Almora offers various types scenic beauty and wonderful weather. It is looks like that nature has blessed this place. Almora is situated at the elevation of 1646 mts above from the sea level. Every year lots of tourist and visitors are came to visit Almora. It is a quiet and peaceful place with various glamor of nature.

Monday, 13 May 2013

Lansdowne: - a beautiful hill station in Uttarakhand


Lansdowne a lovely place with its beautiful areas, located at the altitude of 1,706 mts above from the sea level. Lansdowne is situated in Pauri Districts of Uttarakhand State which is 81 kms from Lansdowne. It is one of the awesome and peaceful hill stations of India. Lansdowne is popular from British time when they came to India. Lansdowne is a beautiful hill stations to spend your holidays and the weather of Lansdowne is best on summer season. Lansdowne is well connected with roads transport but remote in its own way. It offers various types of wild flowers and trees and surrounded with thick oak and blue pine forests and others.
Lansdowne got its name from the British Viceroy Name Lord Lansdowne, who was the Viceroy of India between the 1888 – 1894 yrs. As of now, Lansdowne has the commandant office of the Garhwal Rifles division of the Indian Army.

Tuesday, 30 April 2013

Do Dham Yatra Uttarakhand 2013 (Kedarnath Ji and Badrinath Ji)


In this article I will tell you about how to prepare your tour for Do Dham Yatra Uttarakhand 2013 (Shri Kedarnath and Shri Badrinath Ji). Shri Kedarnath and Badrinath Ji are Holy shrines in Uttarakhand and too India. Every year many of Visitors and tourists are come to visit those temples. Badrinath Ji is also one of the four Dhams in India. Those places are most visited place in India and many of visitors from abroad are also come to visit there. The both temple was built by Adi Guru Sankrachayra in 18th Century. In the Badrinath temple the Lord Vishnu are worshiped and in Kedarnath temple lord Shiva are worshiped. The Other Dhams in Uttarakhand are Gangotri and Yamnotri. Those places are situated at the altitude of more than 3000 mts above from sea level and during the winter season those places are surrounded by fully snowy area. You can also see the panoramic view of snow capped Himalayan peaks from there.

Sunday, 28 April 2013

Khirsu: - a beautiful place in Uttarakhand Hills


Khirsu is a beautiful place within the amazing forest of Oaks, Pine and rhododendron. And surrounded by snow capped Himalayas and its peaks. Khirsu is situated in the Pauri Garhwal Districts of Uttarakhand state located at the altitude of 1700 mts above from the sea level. It’s a place like in the fairy tales and myths. It is an amazing destination of Garhwal region. You can see here many of snow capped Himalayan peaks and if you count them in day time then its counting are reaching to more than 250 peaks. It is the nice place to visitors and tourist and nice destination for spending your holidays. It is away from daily busy market life, crowd area. So we can say it is peaceful destination for holidays. The place makes you closer with natural beauties.

Saturday, 27 April 2013

Binsar: - Scenic spot in Himalayas

Binsar is a one of the most scenic spot in Himalayas. It is very beautiful place with its picturesque spots situated in Kumaon Himalayas. It is situated in the Kumaon Region of Uttarakhand state and located at the altitude of 2421 mts above from sea level. Binsar is 75 km far from the lake capital of India Nainital. It offers awesome view of snow capped Himalayas and the mountains ranges of Chaukhamba. Trishul Parvat, Nanda Devi Parvat and others. This place is always best for spending your summer holidays in the lap of nature.
You can see their many types of wild animal as well as rare birds and wild flowers. It is also a good place for trekkers. And the weather of Binsar is always good. It also offers the forest of Oaks, Orchard, Rhododendrons and green meadows. So we can say it is really an awesome place.

Friday, 26 April 2013

Yamnotri Dham tour 2013


Yamnotri Dham is one of the four Dhams in Uttarakhand and Dhams are the very holy and sacred place in Hindu Religion, it means the place where God and Humans are meets with each other. So we can say those places are very holy places. Yamnotri Dham is mostly dedicated to Goddess Yamuna Ji. The temple of Yamnotri was built by Adi Guru Sankrachayra in 18th Century. It is situated at the height of 3165 mts above form sea level and surrounded by Himalaya mountain ranges. The weather of Yamnotri Dham is always good in Summer Season for visitors and tourists. Read more about Yamnotri Dham.

Wednesday, 24 April 2013

Gangotri Dham tour 2013


Gangotri Dham is one of the four Dham in Uttarakhand, and known for the Holy river Ganga origin because Ganga River is comes from Gaumukh Glaciers. This is one of the holy and sacred places in Uttarakhand India. Gangotri is situated at the height of 3142 mts above from the sea level. The temple of Gangotri was built by Adi Guru Sankrachayra in18th Century and mostly dedicated to Goddess Ganga. You must read the story behind the temple. The trekking route of Gaumukh glaciers is also start from there.

Tuesday, 23 April 2013

Shri Kedarnath Dham tour 2013

Shri Kedarnath is one of the most holy and sacred place in uttarakhand, well known for a Dhams in Uttarakhand. The temple of Shri Kedarnath Ji is mostly dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is situated the elevation of 3584 mts above from the sea level and the weather of the place is always good for tourists and visitor. The Humph is worshipped here. There are many ancient stories are tells about there. The temple was built by Adi Guru sankracharya in 18th Century and also you can see the Samadhi of Adi Guru Sankracharya aback the Kedarath temple. For detailed information you can check the link “Shri Kedarnath Ji”.

Sunday, 21 April 2013

Shri Badrinath tour Uttarakhand 2013

Shri Badrinath Ji is one of the holiest places in India, and it is also one of the four Dhams in India and Uttarakhand. And the tour of Shri Badrinath is one of the most holy and sacred tour in India. Shri Badrinath temple was built by Adi Guru Sankaracharya in 18th Century. And The temple of Badrinath is mostly dedicated to Hindus God lord Vishnu who are also known as Narayan, and we can say when the tour start or temple open for tourist, there are Nar (Human) and Narayan meets with each other. And you can also see the amazing Aarti at evening and morning time. Badrinath is situated in the Chamoli Districts of Uttarakhand State at the altitude of 3133 mts above from the sea level. For more detailed information click the link “Shri Badrinath Ji”.


Tuesday, 16 April 2013

Dehradun: - The Capital of Uttarakhand

Dehradun is the capital of Uttarakhand state, and it is also well known for higher education center. Dehradun is situated in the Doon Valley and at the altitude of 639 mts above from the sea level. The modern town of Dehradun was founded by Guru Ram Rai in the 18th Century. Guru Ram Rai was the son of Sikh Guru Har Rai who was the seventh Guru of Sikh Religion. The City is surrounded by Himalayas peak in the north, Shivalik hills in south, the holy river Ganga in east and the holy river Yamuna in the west side. Dehradun is one of the largest cities in Uttarakhand.

Sunday, 14 April 2013

Pithoragarh: - a hill station in the Himalayas

Pithoragarh is a hill station in the Himalayas of Uttarakhand, it is comes in the Kumaon Region. Pithoragarh is also a District of Uttarakhand, located in the eastern side of Uttarakhand state and Neighboring Tibet in the north side and Nepal in the east side. Pithoragarh offers most beautiful places and also known as little “Kashmir” in Uttarakhand. It has awesome scenic beauty and its serenity. It is located at the altitude of 1648 mts above from the sea level and nested in the foot of Himalayas. Pithoragarh is well mentioned town and also historic landmarks. It was also a major center in the time of Kings of Kumaon. The most holy pilgrims are also start from here which are Kailash and Mansarovar trips. The local language of Pithoragarh is Kumauni and somewhere is also speaking Nepali language.

Saturday, 13 April 2013

Gaurikund- a holy place in Uttarakhand

Gaurikund is a holy place in Uttarakhand, here’s the trek start to the Kedarnath Dham. Gaurikund is well known for hot water kund (Pond) and panoramic views of Himalayas. It is situated in the Rudraprayag districts of Uttarakhand state. It is located at the altitude of 1982 mts above from the sea level. It offers many types of interesting place with view of snow capped Himalayas. Gaurikund is lies between Son-Prayag and Kedarnath. And its distance from Son-Prayag is 5 kms. it is situated at the bank of river Mandakini, which meets with alaknanda at Rudraprayag and make a holy confluence.

Friday, 12 April 2013

Pawan Hans Helicopter online booking for Kedarnath

Pawan Hans is a leading company well known for Helicopter services. Pawan Hans Helicopter services are arranged for the tour of Char- Dham Yatra Uttarakhand, Kedarnath Yatra and Mata Vaishno Devi Yatra in Kashmir. So that Pawan Hans open the online booking for Kedarnath Yatra 2013 in which we can book online helicopter tickets for Kedarnath trip, because Kedarnath is not connected with roads transport, and it is the trekking route of 14 kms from Gaurikund. The Kedarnath Dham opening date is 14 may 2013.
Now Pawan Hans commencing the services of its helicopter from its Helipad Phata to Kedarnath and Kedarnath to Phata, from the date 14th may 2013 to 20th June 2013. And the online booking will be made after 13th April 2013 by the website of Pawan Hans Ltd.

Sunday, 7 April 2013

Chakrata: - a beautiful place

Chakrata is well known for its awesome beauty. It is situated at the altitude of 2118 mts above from the sea level, and it is 98 kms far from Dehradun. And one of the parts of the town is a cantonment of Indian Army. Chakrata is comes in the Dehradun Districts of Uttarakhand state. This place offers various types of beautiful landscapes and Himalayan beauty. It is also attracts the trekkers and nature lovers. You can find here the forest of conifers, rhododendrons and oaks. In the local the place is also known as jaunsar. The area also includes the 3084 mts high peak of Kharamba. In the winter season it is the good place for skiing and skier, and those who want to spend their holidays in snowy places. It has really awesome beautiful places and hills. It is 73 kms far from Mussoorie (The queen of Hills).

Friday, 5 April 2013

Harsil: - a hill station in Uttarakhand

Harsil is well known for an amazing hill station and glorious place in Uttarakhand. It is the best place for those who want to take a peaceful rest in foots of Himalayas. Harsil is away from cities crowd, daily market busy life and pollution. It is situated in the Uttarkashi districts of Uttarakhand state in the bank of Holy River Bhagirathi, and lies between Gangotri and Uttarkashi route. And it is located at the altitude of 2620 mts above from the level. The Distance between Harsil and Gangotri Dham is 25kms.

Thursday, 4 April 2013

Rudraprayag a holy place in Uttarakhand

Rudraprayag offers a various types of interest, like spiritual significance, amazing mountains ranges and a glorious hill station. At Rudraprayag you can see the beauties of Nature and amazing scenic beauty. Rudraprayag was becomes a districts of Uttarakhand in 1997, before it was the part of Chamoli and Pauri Garhwal. The Rudraprayag is well known for the Confluence of Alaknanda and Mandakini, and every year many of visitors come there to visit this sacred confluence. Rudraprayag is also a good pilgrims center. Rudraprayag is the place where the Kedarnath and Badrinath routes are divided. It is said that the place name is taken from Lord Shiva Rudra Avatar. The Ancient Name of Rudraprayag is “Punad”. You can also see now the Punad Village near the Rudraprayag.

Tuesday, 2 April 2013

Joshimath: - a Hill station of Uttarakhand

Joshimath is well known for a glorious hill station in Uttarakhand. It is situated in the Chamoli districts of Uttarakhand state and it is located at the altitude of 1875 mts above from the sea level. The route of Auli is also divided from Joshimath. Auli is 15 kms far from Joshimath. Joshimath is lies between Badrinath and Rishikesh Highway. Badrinath ji is 45 kms far from Joshimath. Tourists can visit any time Joshimath in the Year. Joshimath is always a good place for those who want to take a rest in the lap of nature, and foots of Himalayas. The Ancient name of Joshimath is Jyotirmath its mean the holiest place special dedicated to Lord Shiva and lord Vishnu. Joshimath is also base for trekking route to Valley of Flowers.

Monday, 1 April 2013

Hemkund Sahib the lake of snow

Hemkund Sahib is one of holiest place in the Uttarakhand. It is mostly dedicated for 10th Guru of Sikh religious Guru Govind Singh ji and also dedicated to Hindu religion gods in the time of Lord Rama. Hemkund Sahib is located at the altitude of 4329mts above from the sea level. Hemkund Sahib is also known as Lokpal Lake. It is situated in the Chamoli Districts in Uttarakhand state. The Meaning of Hemkund is Hem means Snow and Kund means Pond so we can say it the pond of snow.

Valley of flowers

Valley of Flowers is known as one of the most beautiful places in India. It is situated in the Chamoli districts of Uttarakhand state at the altitude of 3858 to 3982 mts above from the sea level. Valley of flowers is always a glorious and peaceful place for travelers and visitors. The Valley of flowers was declared as a national park of India on 1982. And it is now become a world heritage site. During the winter it is fully covered by the snow. The valley of flowers is also a home of many wild flowers. It is believed that this place is inhabited by fairies.