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Raipur, Chattisgarh – The capital city of Chattisgarh is of great historical significance and an important industrial and commercial destination

[AdSense-A] The capital city of Chattisgarh, Raipur is located at the centre of a large plain also referred to as the “rice bowl of India”. Raipur district is important from the historical and archaeological point of view. This district was once part of southern Kosal and considered to be under Maurya Kingdom. Raipur city had […]

Bhoramodeo, Chattisgarh – With spectacular and intricately carved temples, this place is ideally named as the Khajuraho of Chattisgarh

[AdSense-A] Situated in Kawardha , the north-western Chhattisgarh district Bhoramodeo is often called the “Khajuraho of Chattisgarh”. The picturesque Maikal hills and dense forests make an immensely beautiful blend of nature. The location is famous for the spectacular temple of Lord Shiva. The magnificent sculpture of the temple is breath-takingly beautiful. The intricately carved walls […]

Jagdalpur, Chattisgarh – With lush green mountains, frivolous streams and waterfalls, Jagdalpur is a perfect retreat for the nature lovers

[AdSense-A] Jagdalpur is the city located in the Bastar district of Chattisgarh. It is the administrative headquarter of the Bastar district and was the capital of the erstwhile princely state of Bastar.The history of Jagdalpur dates back to the ages of Valmiki’s Ramayana. It was the famous Dandakaranya from where Lord Rama is supposed to […]

Guptkashi, Uttarakhand – Only 47km from Kedarnath, this place holds equal religious importance as the holy town of Benaras

[AdSense-A] Guptkashi is situated 47kms before the holiest shrine of Lord Shiva, Kedarnath. It is located on the route to Kedarnath in the northern Himalayan belt on the west side of the Mandakini river valley at an elevation of 1,319mts above sea level. Guptkashi is a religiously important town of Uttarakhand as it houses ancient […]

Rudraprayag, Uttarakhand – One of the holy ‘Panch Prayags’ in Garhwal, named after Rudra, an incarnation of Lord Shiva

[AdSense-A] Rudraprayag is renowned for being one of the famous five sacred prayags (Panch Prayag) of Garhwal and is located at a distance of 35 km from Deo Prayag at an elevation of 2,936 feet. Rudraprayag is named after the Rudra (an aspect of Lord Shiva). The site forms the gateway to both Kedarnath and Badrinath. […]

Dehradun, Uttarakhand – Resting at the foothills of Himalayas, on the Doon valley, this capital city offers a remarkable charm with its eternal beauty

[AdSense-A] Dehradun is the capital city of the state of Uttarakhand. Nestled in the mountain ranges of the Himalaya, at a height of 960 m. above the sea level, Dehradun is one of the oldest cities of India. Also known as the ‘Abode of Drona’, Dehradun has always been an important center for Garhwal rulers and was captured by the British.  It […]

Badrinath, Uttarakhand – The abode of almighty Lord Vishnu, located at 3,133 mts on the Himalayan mountain range, is a sacred place for the Hindus

[AdSense-A] Situated in the Chamoli district of Uttarakhand, Badrinath is a sacred town of the Hindus. This is the most important spot of the whole Char Dham yatra.  Badrinath was established by Adi Shankaracharya in the 9th century. The town is located at an altitudeof 3,133mts above sea level on the left bank of Alakananda […]

Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand – 145km from Rishikesh, this holy town is famous for the Vishwanath temple and adorned with glittering scenic beauty

[AdSense-A] Uttar Kashi meaning north Kashi is a holy town of Uttarakhand that is set on the banks of river Bhagirathi. It perches at an altitude of 1158 metres. Located at a distance of 145 kms from Rishikesh the place is an important stopover for the pilgrims of Gangotri. It is considered to have similar […]

Gangotri, Uttarakhand – The most important of the ‘Char Dham Yatra’, this divine location is famous for the Gangotri temple

[AdSense-A] The scenic town of Gangotri is located at an altitude of 3,048mts above sea level in the Uttarkashi district. With the holy Bhagirathi River flowing across Gangotri is one of the Char Dham of Uttarakhand. The highest and the most important temple of Goddess Ganga is located in this sacred location. The small town derives […]

Chopta, Uttarakhand – This eternally beautiful hill station is the “Mini Switzerland” of India

[AdSense-A] Chopta, popularly known as the ‘mini Switzerland’, is an eternally beautiful hill station with phenomenal natural beauty. It is located at an altitude of 2600mts above the sea level. The place is shrouded with dense forests and has diverse varieties of flora and fauna comprising mainly Rhododendron and deodar trees. This picturesque location provides […]

Almora, Uttarakhand – This picturesque location hemmed in the scenic landscape attracts hundreds of tourists each year

[AdSense-A] Situated at an elevation of 1650m above the sea level, Almora has a magnificent charm, with the snow covered Himalayas, exotic greenery and rich cultural heritage. The site spans across a 5-km ridge atop Kashaya Hill. With the Pithoragarh on the eastern side, Garhwal region on the western side, Bageshwar on the north and […]

Patal Bhubaneshwar, Uttarakhand – The land of Lord Shiva, this sacred pilgrimage is also the residing place of almost all the Hindu Gods and Godesses

[AdSense-A] One of the renowned and mysterious pilgrimage Patal Bhuvaneshwar is a popular tourist spot in the Kumaun district of Uttarakhand. This quaint pilgrimage is situated at an elevation of 1,350 mts above the sea level and is mainly dedicated to Lord Shiva. This limestone cave is only 13kms from Gangolighat in the Pithoragarh district […]