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General Information Of Uttarkashi

Total Area: 8.2 sq kms(city area)
Total Population: 2,40,000 (1991census)
Altitude: 1,550 Mts. From the sea level
Temperature: 27.5?C in Summer
- 8to -12?C Degree in Winter
Location - On the bank of Bhagirathi
Clothing: Summer- Cottons/ light woolen, Winter - Heavy woolen
Languages: Hindi, English and Garhwali
STD Code : 01374

Facts Of District Uttarkashi
Total geographical Area - 8016.00 sq. Kms.
Total Population: 2,39,710 (1991census)
Literacy - Male 68.74 % , Female - 23.57 % (approx.)
Total Literacy - 47.23% (approx.)
Police Stations - 7
Post Office - 124
Telephone Connections - 2000 (approx.)
No.Of Schools,Colleges and Institutions -872 (approx.)
Total tehsils - 4
Community Development Blocks - 6
Total towns - 3
Total villages 686


Dehradun is also known as the capital of newly formed state Uttarancha .The name Dehradun is a combination of two word "Dehra" which means Camp and "Dun" which means valley.Dehradun town lies in the Dun Valley, on the watershed of the Ganga and Yamuna rivers. Dehradun is also one of the most beautiful resort center in India,it is well known for its scenic natural beauty,beautiful forest,waterfalls and surroundings. India's some of the best public schools and convents are located here such as The Indian Military Academy, The Forest Research Institute, ONGC and many more offices of Central and State Govt. are also situated here.

Sites and Temples in Dehradun

Rishikesh is a celebrated spiritual town which is situated on the bank of holy Ganga and it is surrounded by the Himalayas mountain range Shivvalik from three sides. Being a starting point for the Four Dham Pilgrimage of the Hindus in which pilgrims go to Gangotri,Yamunotri, Badrinath and Kedarnath for spiritual salvation.
Rishikesh is also famous for meditation and Yoga .This place is a heven for the adventurous, Rishikesh has some of the best treks in Uttaranchalis this place is the starting point of trekking expeditions and excursions towards the Himalayan mountain range.

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Festivals in Dehradun

Tapakeshwar Fair
Tapakeshwar is mentioned as Deveshwara in the Skandapuran.Tapakeshwar Fair is held at Tapakeshwar which is a legendary place located on the eastern bank of the river Tons. This ancient temple,which is located in a cave called Drona Gufa,is dedicated to Lord Shiva.
This place is about 5 Kms from the heart of city Dehradun and can be approched by bus,taxi or two wheeler.A big fair is held here on the day of shivratri . Thousands of devotees congregate at this place on the day to offer prayers.

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Distance From Dehradun


Dehradun is well connected with Delhi, Lucknow, Varanasi , Amritsar, Howrah, Bombay, Morabad, Nainital etc.

Nearest airpoint

Jolly Grant,at a distance of 24 Kms.

Road :-

Dehradun is ell connected with all major cities of India. Locla transportation is aslo well connected with other states.

Trains From Dehradun

Dehradun -Ujjain

4309 and 4310

Dehradun- Delhi

4041 and 4042


4265 and 4266

Dehradun - Howrah

3009 and 3010

Dehradun -Delhi

2017 and 2018

Dehradun - Bombay

2019 and 2020

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Excursions From Dehradun

Rajaji National Park
Rajaji National Park was established in the year 1996 on the edge of the Dehradun valley This place is a perfect place for wildlife lovers because this park coves an area of approx 820sq.kms.with a variety of animal such as Tiger, Panther, Bear, Chital, Sambar,Elephant, Wild Boar, Kakar, Python, Snakes, Monitor lizard etc. alongwith a large variety of avian fauna.
It is situated at a distance fo 20 Kms from Dehradun city.

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Directory of Dehradun


We were unable to find the N.G.O.'s which are working actively in this region so we couldn't include any name in our web directory.If you are a member of any active N.G.O. which is working for the betterment of the people and society in your region ,kindly let us know about it .We would be glad to include it in our web directory.

To include the name of your N.G.O. or organization(s) in our web directory you just have to send us a request e-mail or surface mail ,clearly stating the name , address ,contact No. and the area of operation of your N.G.O. and wait for the confirmation mail .

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Accomodation on Dehradun
The following are the guest houses available in Dahradun

Circuit House at

Annexe, New Cantt. Road, Dehradun

Railway Rest House at

Railway Station, Dehradun

PWD Inspection House at

Rajpur Road ,Dehradun

Forest Rest House at

5 Tilak Road ,Dehradun

O.N.G.C. Guest House at

Tel Bhawanc ,Dehradun

M.E.S. Guest House at

Cantt, Dehradun

In addition to the above mentioned Rest/Guest Houses there are many private Hotel and Resorts.
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General Information Of Dehradun (city )

Total Area: 300 sq.kms.
Total Population: 70,000 (1991census)
Altitude: 640 mts.From the sea level
34.?C in Summer
3 to 8?C Degree in Winter
Clothing: Summer- Cottons/ light woolens, Winter - Heavy woolens
Languages: Hindi, English and Kumauni.

Facts Of District Dehradun
Total geographical Area - 3088 sq. Kms.
Total Population: 10,25,679 (1991census)
Literacy - Male 63.0 % ,Female - 39.0 % (approx.)
Total Literacy -59.0%(approx.)