Kempty Falls, Nature's Gift

Kempty Falls is situated in the state of Utterakhand in India, at a distance of 15 km from Mussoorie, at an altitude of 1364 meters above sea level. Kempty Falls is among the places to visit in Mussoorie. Kempty Falls. Photo Courtesy – Wikimedia commons At Kempty falls, the falls appear to be somersaulting, before…

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Nainital Hill Station, Lake District of Uttarakhand

Nainital Hill Station is in the Kumaon foothills of the outer Himalayas, in the Uttarakhand state of India. Nainital is also known as the Lake District of Uttarakhand, set in a valley with a pear shaped lake, surrounded by mountains. Nainital Hill Station is located at a height of approximately 8580 feet (2278 meters) above…

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Mussoorie Hill Station

Mussorie Hill Station, one of best hill stations in India, is in Dehradun district of Uttaraakkand state. Mussorie Hill Stations is called the ‘Queen of Hill Stations‘ . Rope-way Car in Mussoorie. Photo Courtesy – Wikimedia. Mussorie Hill Station is on the foothills of the Himalayan ranges. Lal Tibba, the highest point in Mussorie Hill…

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Badrinath Char Dham Pilgrimage

Badrinath temple is in Chamoli District of Uttarakhand state in India. Badrinath is one among the four pilgrimage sites of the Char Dham Pilgrimage; other three being Dwarka (in Gujarat state), Puri Jagannath (in Odissa Sate), and Rameshwaram (in Tamilnadu State). These Char Dham sites are a must visit places in ones lifetime for Hindus…

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Himalayan Valley of Flowers National Park

Valley of Flowers National Park is near to Badrinath in Chamoli District of Utterakhand state, India on the Western Himalayas. Himalayan Valley of Flowers National Park. Himalayan Valley of Flowers National Park was declared as a national park in 1982. It is a UNESCO World heritage site (along with nearby Nanda Devi National Park), at…

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Gangotri Char Dham Tour

Gangotri Char Dham Tour, or Chota Char  Dham tour to be precise, consists of the tour of Gangothiri, in Utterkashi District of Uttarakhand or Utteranchal in India long with 3 other temples. Chota Char Dham Tour which consists of Gangothri, Yamunothi, Kedarnath and Badrinath (‘Chota’ means ‘small’ in Indian language, Hindi). Gangotri to Bhojvasa route, Himalayas This…

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Indian Wild Life Sanctuaries, Jim Corbett Park

Jim Corbett National Park is the oldest National Park in India established in 1936. Jim Corbett National Park is named after the world renowned  tiger hunter turned conservationist, author on wildlife books and wildlife photographer; Jim  Corbett. Tiger – Corbett National Park. Jim Corbett National Park is spread over an area of 520 square kilometers in the…

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