Best Places to Visit around Dehradun on weekends


If you can not get more leave from the office, you can plan a short trip or go to a place with a family in the weekend, where you can not go for long. Let us walk you today at the special places of Dehradun.


Sahastradhara, situated in the mountains further than Dehradun, is surrounded by dense forests. Baladi river and caves are quite famous here. Here a waterfall of medicinal properties flows too. Here you can trekking, Nature Walk, Jungle Safari. 16 kilometers from Dehradun. You can reach here in 48 minutes.

Rajaji National Park

Counted in India’s premier Wildlife Sanctuary, there are hundreds of species of animals and birds in this park. The park is open between 15 November and 15 June for tourists. Animals such as Asian elephant, cheetah, bear, cobra, wild pig, sambhar, Indian rabbit, wild cat and Kankar are found in this park. During its 34 km long jungle safari, tourists can enjoy beautiful scenery of hills, valleys and rivers. Distance from Dehradun is 60 kms. It will take 2 hours to arrive.


The panoramic view of the hills surrounded by hills full of snow and greenery is adorable. Although it can be visited throughout the year, the best time is from May to July. You can do camping, hiking, nature walk, jungle safari, rock climbing here. Kodia Jungle, Chamba, Pant Research Institute is a famous tourist destination here. 76 kilometers distance from Dehradun can be completed in 3 hours.

Jim Corbett National Park

The park is named after Jim Corbett, a hunter-gatanist, and is a Famous for Wildlife Diversity. Project Tiger started here right now. If you are interested in Wild Life, then you can go to the short trip. This place is 170 kms away from Dehradun. Here you can reach in 5 hours.


Known as the Queen of Hills, this hill station is still the favorite honeymoon destination of Kapals. Not only couples, people also like to come here with family. Here the beautiful places like Kamptee Falls, Gun Lake and Mussoorie Lake are worth visiting. Distance from Dehradun is 34 Kms. You can get here in 1 hour.