About Dehradun
 

Dehradun is truly wonderful place to be associated with. It has friendly and helpful people, an abundance of recreational opportunities and places to see and visit. The open countryside, hills and mountains of Dehradun has a reputation being the educational capital of the country.
Dehradun has a sub-tropical climate with cool winters, warm and crips springs, hot summers and a strong monsoon. The mountains around Dehradun receive sustained snowfall in winter, but the temperature in the city hardly ever drops below freezing.

With over 200 years of history, Dehradun's proudest moment came in Novembers 2000 when the town become the capital of Uttarakhand, understandably termed the abode of the Gods.

The city has a temperate climate (temperatures ranging from 7 0 C to 32 0 C), is 240 Kms North East of New Delhi 2300 Sq Ft. above sea level and is well connected by rail road and air.

Places of Interest in Doon :-

Shopping -
Paltan Bazar Walking Distance 02km Astley Hall
 
Sight Seeing Museums
Place Distance Place Distance
Sahastradhara (Sulphar springs) 11 Km Survey of India 03 Km
Malsi Deer Park (Children Park) 08 Km Forest Research Institute (F.R.I.) 08 Km
Fun Valley (Amusement & Water Park) 30 Km Indian Military Academy (I.M.A.) 08 Km
Lachiwala 20 Km    
Wild-Life
Chilla (Rajaji National Park) - 50 Km
Temple & Ashram Near By Towns
Place Distance Place Distance
Saibaba Mandir 06 Km Mussoorie 32 Km
Tapkeshwar Mandir 10 Km Rishikesh 41 Km
Dat Mandir 14 Km Haridwar 41 Km
Santla Mata Mandir 15 Km Saharanpur 70 Km
Jhandewalan Gurdwara Walking
Distance
Dhanaulti 62 Km
Tibetan Gompa 10 Km Paonta Sahib 50 Km
Rama Krishna Mission  Ashram 05 Km    
Shiv Mandir (Mussoorie Road) 12 Km    
Buddhist Temple 08 km