Dhanaulti Hill Station


Dhanaulti Hill Station, Uttaranchal
Dhanaulti Hill Station

Dhanaulti Hill Station

Dhanaulti hills are located in the dreamy and calm environment of the Garhwal hills. The huge tress with lush green color gives a feel of a portrait that is created by God himself. The beauty of the Dhanaulti hills is so amazing that there are no words to describe it. The hills are covered with huge trees of oak, rhododendron, and deodar.

The weather of this area is very pleasing and charming which puts a person into a dreamy world. People who are natural lovers and love mountains, water falls and green environment around them then Dhanaulti his are the perfect place for them. There are huge valleys and water streams flowing through them, huge waterfalls are also main attraction of this place. There are some breathtaking vistas in front of the eyes of the great Himalayas, very exceptional and soothing. These views are not enjoyed by every one only few lucky ones can have this pleasure.

There are some marvelous views of sunset and sunrise with different shades of sun coming out of the huge mountains which keep a person speech less. This place is far from the hustle bustle of the city life so like by the visitors.

People can enjoy the trip by trekking, paragliding, mountain climbing and water rafting. People can get unique experience while trekking as the get to see the valleys and water falls.

In and around Dhanaulti hills:

Sarkunda Devi:

Sarkunda Devi is located just 7 kilometers away from Dhanaulti hills. This is popular for the Ganga Dasahra fair. This is the main attraction of this place.

Dashavatar temple:

This temple is dedicated to lord Vishnu and belonging to the Gupta empire. It is decorated with skillful sculpture. On the doorways there is sculpture of Ganga and Yamuna. This is one of the main attractions of this place.

Jain temples:

There are about more or less 81 Jain temples inside the Kanali fort on the Dhanaulti hills. This place is served as Jain center.

Place to stay:

There are not many options available for accommodation here. Actually there is lack of accommodation place here. There are limited hotels and resorts available here and during the main season the hotels and resorts are full. These hotels and resorts are ranging from budget to luxury category.

Getting there:

  • Airways:

    Nearest airport is the Jolly Grant in Dehradun just 82 kilometers away from Dhanaulti hills. There are pre-paid taxis and buses available from airport to destination.

  • Railway:

    Nearest railway station is Dehradun station just 60 kilometers away from Dhanaulti hills.

  • Road ways;

    There are state transport and luxury buses from Dehradun as it is well connected to all the major cities of India.

Ideal time to visit:

Best time to visit Dhanaulti hills is from March to June and from October to December.