Trekking and Adventure Tourism in Dehradun


Trekking and adventure tourism in Dehradun is the most important part of the campaigning in Dehradun. Dehradun, situated in the Garhwal region of India, is a land possessed with the lush green mountains, extensive wildlife, deep gorges which attracts the tourists to explore the land and embark on a journey of unfolding the secrets on the land.

Trekking and adventure tourism in Dehradun reveals a harmony between the supreme beauty and the harshness of nature. Adventure sports like trekking, jeep safari, skiing, camping, and many other water-sports offer a chance to witness the wild beauty of the greater Himalayan range and alpine meadows.

Some of the major sports of trekking and adventure tourism in Dehradun are :

Mountaineering


some of the most sought after destinations of mountaineering are:
  • Bander punch
  • Swaragrohini I
  • Swaragrohini II

Trekking


Among the important destinations of trekking and adventure tourism in Dehradun, the following places deserve mention:
  • Jwala Devi
  • George Everest
  • Bhadraj Temple
  • Shivalik ranges
  • Doon valley
  • Dakpather
  • Asan Barrage

River Rafting


River rafting in the boisterous Ganges satisfies the adrenaline movement of the rafters.

Para Gliding


The hot air waves from the Gangetic plains and the cold air from the Himalayas create an ideal condition for para gliding and para sailing.

Skiing - Mundali


Situated 129 km from Dehradun (via Chakrata), Mundali offers a vivid view of the snow capped Himalayas.

Water-sports


Asan Barage water resort - GMVN has developed a water sports resorts at Asan Barrage that facilitates water sports like water skiing, rowing, kayaking, canoeing, etc.

Angling and Fishing


In the fresh waters of Ganges and Kali, we can find nearly 31 species of freshwater fish, trout, murrel, catfish and cyprinids- a treat for the anglers!

Mountain biking


Bidhauli is a picturesque wilderness destination, some 20 kilometer away from Dehradun.

So tourists, what say? Why not explore the mysterios depths of the Doon valley in Dehradun!



Last Updated on 14 March 2013