Dhanaulti - An Icy Heaven
Dhanaulti is a small town near Mussoorie, Dhanaulti is located in the proximity of the popular hill stations of Uttarakhand such as Mussoorie, Tehri, Kanatal, and Chamba, beautifully nestled amid the lofty Himalayan peaks. It can be a destination in itself, but it’s more of a serene pit stop for travelers heading for Nature Lovers who have longer journeys or leisure Weekend Short Trip (Weekend Getaway). Visiting in Dhanaulti are not any grand attractions, but small and beautiful places that offer solitude and peace, close to nature (Dhanaulti Eco Park).
Located at an altitude of 2286m/ 7500ft and away from the metro cities hustle-bustle, Dhanaulti offers a range of serene places for sightseeing and absolute relaxation. Devoid of fancy hotels and modern cafe-style eateries, this is the place if you want weekend privacy in the hills.
Best Time to Visit: August to June
Weather: In summer the night time temperature between 10 to 21 deg C and in winter between 9 to -4 deg C. Lower altitudes report between 21 to 10 in summer and 5 to -3 in winter deg C.
Places to Visit in Dhanaulti (Activities To Do in Dhanaulti)
Nature Walk in Dhanaulti Eco Park: If you finding places to visit in Dhanaulti, you must go the Dhanaulti Eco Park also called Eco parks of Amber and Dhara. The twin parks – Amber and Dhara, Both the gardens have been developed and are maintained by the Forest Department of Uttarakhand. The Eco parks with beautiful deodar tress and cedar trees, there’s no way you can miss casual strolls and small walk in these gardens. Dhanaulti Eco Park is a lot of open area for kids, they can run around and play games, Dhanaulti Eco Park is making it the top choice among the many families or tourist who come here for holidays or weekend getaways.
Camping in Dhanaulti: If you are planning a complete adventure vacation in Dhanaulti, so must go with stay in camps, you will find many camp site here to stay or you will also find Kanatal Heights Camp site, this campsite located at Mussoorie to chamba road in kanatal, kanatal to dhanaulti is just 9km by road. Kanatal Heights is one of the best adventure camps in Kanatal. Kanatal Heights is one of the most exciting and famous places to visit in Dhanaulti and Kanatal for campers and nature enthusiasts.
Adventure Activities in Dhanaulti: At Dhanaulti Eco Park, there are plenty of adventure activities that have been made available for tourist who visit here. In Dhanaulti Eco Park you can find adventure activities like horse riding, Burma bridge, rappelling, and hiking. These are the famous places to visit in Dhanaulti, You can also find many places to visit in Dhanaulti.
How to Reach Dhanaulti
Dhanaulti is situated 40-45 km from Mussoorie and 10 km from kanatal and around 80km From Rishikesh. Dehradun to Dhanaulti was 60km by road.
How to Reach From Mussoorie to Dhanaulti: You can just hire a taxi from Mussoorie to Dhanaulti, Dhanaulti was situated 40-45 km from Mussoorie, You will reach there by road in just 1-2 Hours by road. You will also find local buses from Mussoorie to Chamba through Dhanaulti route.
How to Reach From Dehradun to Dhanaulti: You can just hire a taxi from Dehradun to Dhanaulti, Dhanaulti was situated around 60 km from Dehradun, You will reach there by road in just 2 to 3 Hours by road. You will also find local buses from Dehradun Way Mussoorie and Chamba through Dhanaulti route.
How to Reach From Rishikesh To Dhanaulti: You can just hire a taxi from Rishikesh, Dhanaulti was situated 85 km from Rishikesh, You will reach there by road in 2-3 Hours by road.