About Dehradun District - Page 1
The Dehradun district stretches from the Ganges river in the east to the Yamuna river in the west, and from the Terai and Shivaliks in the south and southeast to the Great Himalaya in the northwest. The district headquarters is Dehradun, which has also served as the provisional capital of Uttaranchal since its founding in 2000, and may well become the permanent capital.
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How to reach
|The nearest airport is the Jolly Grant airport, 25 km away, which is linked with flights to Delhi.|
|An excellent rail network connects Dehradun to other important cities like Delhi, Mussoorie, Mumbai, Varanasi, Lucknow, and Kolkata.|
|Well-connected by an extensive network of roads, Dehradun has regular bus services to cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata, Agra, Jaipur, and Lucknow. Renowned tourist places of Uttaranchal like Haridwar, Rishikesh, Kedarnath, Badrinath, and Rajaji National Park are also connected by road to Dehradun.|