Uttarakhand Packages

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Uttarakhand Holiday Packages

Uttarakhand is often termed as the Land of Gods (Dev Bhumi), due to numerous pilgrimage destinations and temples across the state.With towering Himalayan mountains, and uninhibited lowland forests, pleasant hill stations and active cities, divine temples and reputed ashrams - Uttarakhand Tourism offers diverse leisure options. This state also has few of Indias renowned wildlifeparks, trekking institutes, yoga centres and holiday spots all wrapped into one small corner of North India. Uttarakhand holiday packages include tourist destinations such as Mukteshwar, Lansdowne, Naukuchiatal, Pauri, Munsiyari, Auli, Lohaghat and Landour. The endless charm of the land, its culturalheritage and religious linksmake your Uttarakhand Holidays a memorable experience.

Uttarakhand is a key location for adventure sports geeks. Uttarakhand holidays offer thrilling adventures for tourists which include trekking, white water rafting, paragliding andbiking, and are adequateto attract adventure enthusiasts toexperience newer ecstasies. Uttarakhand is home to countless holy temples. The most esteemed pilgrimage hub of the country includesthe divine shrines of Lord Vishnu and Lord Shiva - Shri Badrinath and Shri Kedarnath respectively. Other popular pilgrim spotsinclude Haridwar and Rishikesh. The former is well known for the world famous Kumbh Mela, while the latter is a prominent yoga centre.

There are several must see places of worship pertinent to other faiths also, in tune with the secular traditions of India. Some of them are Nanak Matta, Hemkund Sahib, Ritha Metha Sahib, Piran Kaliyar Sharif located near Roorkee, the Mindrolling Monastery as well theBuddha Stupa in Dehradun. Most of the Uttarakhand holiday packages include these locations in their itinerary.

Uttarakhand tour packages also include wildlife sanctuaries and national parks, a key attraction of Uttarakhand. Naturalists, wildlife lovers and eco-tourists keep flocking the region throughout the year. The state is popularfor its varied flora and fauna. It is here that the tourists get to see some of themost endangered and seldom spotted species of animals in India.

This state has plenty of pleasant surprises available for animal enthusiasts and bird lovers. Key species of wildlife seen here are the elephants, leopards, Indian Tiger, Sloth bear, deer, Black bear, Rhesus monkey, Jungle cat, langur, common otter, porcupine ghoral, King cobra, wild dog, python and a wide range of bird species -resident as well as migratory.

Uttarakhand packages also include visits to National Parks and Sanctuaries in the state. Some popular national parks and sanctuaries here are :

  • Govind Pashu Vihar
  • Binog Wildlife Sanctuary (Mussoorie)
  • Gangotri National Park
  • Kedarnath Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Sonanadi Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Askot Wildlife Sanctuary and
  • Binsar WLS (Almora)

With an impeccable track record in Ayurveda, Yoga as well asmeditation, Uttarakhand has become the ultimate destination to learn and practice the above-mentioned ways of life. This state off late hascome to be known as the Yoga Country due to the number of ashrams, wellness centres, high-end spas as wells as retreats. These centres have maintainedthe essence of an age-old wisdom of the state to addressthe unique needs of an evolving society. Some people come here to learn Yoga as a way of life, and other people come here to get Ayurvedic treatment fortheir ailments. Whatever be the reason, every traveller finds a right solution to his troubles and returns home with a calm mind and inner peace. Various activities offered in your Uttarakhand tour packages will ensure that your stay is a memorable one. Add a bit of excitement to your Uttarakhand Holidays and make it an everlasting travel experience!