Picnic Spots In Uttarakhand

December, 2017 | Post By: Vinay Dobhal | Editor: Neha






Abbott Mount

Abbott Mount

Abbott Mount, situated 56 kms from Pithoragarh is noted for its exceptional view of the northern hill ranges which offers peaceful and picturesque environment. It is located at an elevation of 6400 ft above the sea level and remains covered with the sheets of snow during winters. It is one amongst the popular tourists' places of India which is ideal for trekking, photography and birding. You can witness snow clad Himalayan peaks from Abbott Mount.

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Asan Barrage Water Sports Resort

Asan Barrage Water Sports Resort

The Asan Barrage Water Sports Resort brings in the much wanted refreshment into the nature tours in Dehradun. A water sports resort had been meticulously prepared at the Asan Barrage, by the Garhwal Mandal Vikas Nigam in the year 1994. This is an ideal place for bird lovers and Naturalists alike, who can travel easily up to the Asan barrage, and see thousands of birds who have travelled miles to be there.

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Bhagirathi Resort

Bhagirathi Resort

Bhagirathi Resort is 18 kms drive along the Chakrata road, Bhagirathi Resort at Selaqui, Dehradun lends a tremendous spectacle of the Himalayan ranges. The resort lures tourists with its tranquil swimming pool, water slides and fountains. With almost all the facilities and attractions, a family or a group can enjoy the outdoors and indoor activities in its peaceful environment. It has some water sports, pool, boating facility. The approach to this resorts is easy by cars and close to Selaqui.

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Chamba

Chamba

Chamba is situated 60 Kms from Mussoorie at an elevation of 1676 mts above the sea level. It is located at a junction of roads connecting Mussoorie and Rishikesh with the Tehri Dam reservoir and New Tehri. Chamba is one of the brightest spots of Tehri Garhwal offering one of the most spectacular views of snow capped Himalayas and the enchanting Bhagirathi valley. There are pleasant forests of pine and Deodar trees, with some good views. This place is fairly quiet and picturesque, hence an excellent place to relax and wash off the city blues.
One can reach Chamba in about 7-8 Hrs from Delhi via Hardwar, Rishikesh and Narendranagar (290 km).

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Chaubatia

Chaubatia

It is famous for its fruits and government apple gardens. That is why it is popularly known as Orchard Country. From here Himalayas are easily visible. When you visit this place you can also visit Bhalu Dam which is near Chaubatia. That place is well known for an artificial lake and picnic spot.

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