UTTARAKHAND: PLACES TO VISIT

Uttarakhand state is in North India, to the West of Nepal, and sharing the Southern border with Uttar Pradesh and its West border with Himachal Pradesh. Due to its proximity to the Himalayas, the state is blessed with pristine natural beauty.

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UTTRAKHAND LOCATOR MAP

 

UTTARAKHAND STATS:

Total Area: 53,484 Sq. Km (20,650 Sq. Mi) Rank: 18th
Population (2011): 10,116,752 Rank: 19th
Capital City: Dehradun  
Literacy Rate (2011): 79.63%  
HDI: 0.515 Rank: 7th
Official Language(s): Hindi, Sanskrit  
Official Website: www.uk.gov.in  

 

IMPORTANT LANDMARKS IN UTTARAKHAND:

NANDA  DEVI  MOUNTAIN  PEAK
NANDA DEVI MOUNTAIN PEAK

A PICTURESQUE  MEADOW
A PICTURESQUE MEADOW

CHITAL CROSSING IN A FOREST PATH IN JIM CORBETT NATIONAL PARK
CHITAL CROSSING IN A FOREST PATH IN JIM CORBETT NATIONAL PARK

 JAGESHWAR  TEMPLE
JAGESHWAR TEMPLE

GURUDWARA  KEMHKUND SAHIB
GURUDWARA KEMHKUND SAHIB

HARIDWAR,  KUMBA MELA IN 2010
HARIDWAR, KUMBA MELA IN 2010

 

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STATE SYMBOLS: (COURTESY WIKIPEDIA)

State animal Himalayan Musk Deer musk deer
State bird Himalayan Monal monal
State flower Brahma kamal brahma kamal
State tree Burans burans

 

TOURIST INFORMATION:

Websites: uttarakhandtourism.gov.in
Uttarakhandtourism.net
Uttaranchaltourism.in

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Uttarakhand

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