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UTTARAKHAND Travel Guide

Described by many as the land of Gods, Uttarakhand is the abode of the towering Himalayas, mesmerizing lakes and holy rivers. Due to its close proximity to New Delhi, the place lures a significant number of Indian tourists every year and offers them a perfect reviving holiday. It is in Uttarakhand where the four holy pilgrimage sites for Hindus – Gangotri, Yamunotri, Badrinath and Kedarnath – are located. At large, Uttarakhand is an enticingly diverse state, with some of India’s best treks, yoga schools and holiday towns. This is moreover the land where the holy Ganges finds its origin before making its way to the other Indian states. TOP PLACES TO SEE AND EXPERIENCES TO TRY IN UTTARAKHAND Learning Yoga in Rishikesh: Among dozens of Ashrams to live in, hundreds of yoga schools to choose from, and thousands of Saadhus to speak with – you will definitely find that India in Rishikesh that you had always pictured in your mind. Rishikesh is moreover a perfect place to meet other travellers; to eat, sleep and live …