Dehradun is the capital city of the state of Uttarakhand in the northern part of India. Located in the Garhwal region, it lies 236 kilometres (147 mi) north of India’s capital New Delhi and is one of the “Counter Magnets” of the National Capital Region.
The city is famous for its picturesque landscape and slightly milder climate and provides a gateway to the surrounding region. It is well connected and in proximity to popular Himalayan tourist destinations such as Mussoorie, Nainital and Auli and the Hindu holy cities of Haridwar and Rishikesh along with the Himalayan pilgrimage circuit of Chota Char Dham.
Dehradun is renowned for its natural resources, publishing services and particularly for its educational institutions. It is one of the highest rain receiving areas of North India.It hosts training institutions of national importance such as the Indian Military Academy. City population has significant contribution of government servants. It is home to national foundations such as the Ordnance Factory Dehradun, Opto Electronics Factory, and other defence establishments.
Best Sightseeing Destination in Dehradhun are :-
2) Malsi Deer Park.
3) Robber’s Cave.
5) Fun Valley.
6) Jwalaji Temple.
7) Santala Devi Temple.
Best Time to go to Dehradhun is- “March, April, May, June, September, October, December, February” etc.