Adventure enthusiast must go for various exciting trek for trekking from Dehradun. Dehradun serves as the base camp for a trek to Kempty fall, Nagtibba in Mussoorie. You can also opt to trek to Chakratathat is almost 98kms from Dehradun.
If you are a cycling lover, then go for it in Dehradun, as the city offers perfect tracks for cycling which starts from Rajpur, along the old Mussoorie highway, about 20 km further from old Mussoorie.
You can enjoy golfing in Dehradun at a mini golf course called â€œthe small puttâ€ in the club or there is DSOI Golf Clubhouse as situated on Vijay Path. Hotel Madhuban also features a mini golf course.
Guchhupani, Tiger Fall, Shikar Fall and Sahastradhara are the four water springs near Dehradun that surely loved by tourists. The former is known for its freezing spring that goes underground at someplace and resurfaces a few meters away from the underground tunnel. The latter, on the other hand, is famous for its 9 m fall of water with healing properties.
Malsi Deer Park, situated on the outskirts of Dehradun, is yet another place t for tourists, especially those with kids. A zoological garden, it is home to a large number of deer, Nilgai and the two-horned deer. Then, there is a large population of brides as well, both residents and migratory.
One of the most famous pilgrim places near Dehradun is the Tapkeshwar Temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva. Apart from that, the city is also known for its Sai Darbar Temple, situated on Rajpur Road, Santala Devi Temple, about 15 km from the city, Shiv Mandir at Mussoorie road, Guru Ram Rai Gurudwara at Jhanda Mohalla, Gurudwara Nanaksar at Raipur road, Buddha Temple, Laxman Siddh etc.
Fun N Food and Fun Valley are the two water parks situated in different locations of Dehradun where you can chill with your friends and family at summers.
You can go for shopping to the local markets and malls like Paltan Bazar, Indira Market, Tibetan Market, Pacific Mall, Cross Road Mall, Vikas Mall and City Junction Mall.
Flavors of Dehradun
In Dehradun you can find many famous Tibetan Restaurants which serves mouthwatering Tibetan food. Kalsang is one of the famous restaurants from them. Apart from Tibetan restaurants there many other famous restaurants like Black Pepper, Kumar Food, My wifes Place etc which tucks your tummy with delicious cuisines.