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UTTARAKHAND Travel Guide

Described by many as the land of the 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 retreat. It is the holiest of all Hindu pilgrimage centres as the land is home to four prominent religious sites – Gangotri, Yamunotri, Badrinath and Kedarnath. 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 find its origin before making its way to other Indian states. TOP PLACES TO SEE AND EXPERIENCES TO TRY Learn 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’ll definitely find that India in Rishikesh that you’d always pictured in your mind. It is moreover a perfect place to meet other travellers; to eat, sleep and …