Uttarakhand is often referred to as Devbhumi (Land of Gods), due to many Hindu pilgrimage centres and temples in the state. This is the reason it is highly visited by the spiritually inclined. Uttarakhand is a diverse state with lowland jungles, ashrams, temples, soaring peaks, hill stations and bustling cities.
Uttarakhand has a rich flaura & fauna and home to many rare species of plants, animals and even birds. With Jim Corbett, Rajaji, Nanda, Valleys of Flowers and Gangotri National Parks, Uttarakhand is highly preferred by wildlife and nature enthusiasts. Major places of interest include Gangotri, Yamunotri, Badrinath, Kedarnath, Rishikesh, Nainital, Dehradun, Mussoorie, Kasauni and Bhimtal.
Country - India
Visa Requirements - Visa is required
Languages Spoken - Hindi & English
Currency Used - Indian Rupee (INR)
Area (km2) - 53,484