Uttarakhand offers limitless opportunities for tourism and adventure. Pilgrimage, Temples, Wildlife tours, Bird Watching, Rafting, Mountaineering, Skiiing, Trekking, Camping, Yoga and Meditation and much more.
Hemkund Sahib Information
Hemkund Sahib is situated at a height of over 15,000 feet above the sea level in the Himalayan ranges of northern India, Hemkunt Sahib has emerged as a popular centre of Sikh Pilgrimage which is visited by thousands of devotees from all over the world every summer. According to Bachitra Natak, the autobiographical account of the tenth Guru, Gobind Singh, it was at Hemkunt 'adorned with seven snow peaks' that he meditated in his previous birth.
Rig Veda, the most ancient of the scriptures says, ‘there is no happiness for him who does not travel. The fortune of him who is sitting sits, it rises when he rises, it sleeps when he sleeps, it moves when he moves.
A major portion of human history has been created by travels - treatises and historical accounts are filled with stories of men who travelled to conquer, to convert and most importantly to quench their curiosity.
These travel guides aim to give you the best and most up to date information on the major travel destinations around the world. Here you will find budget tips, money saving advice, tips on places to stay, things to see and do, and where to eat. It doesn’t matter what type of vacation you are going on – cruise, backpacking trip, island getaway, 2 week holiday, or a family vacation.
Uttarakhand is almost entirely situated on the mountains of the gigantic Himalayan range. There are numerous hill stations in Uttarakhand offering serene environs, captivating views and salubrious weather
Bordered by Tibet in the north, Nepal in the east, Himachal Pradesh in the west and the Gangetic plains in the south, Uttarakhand, the land of spirituality seems to be a jewel on the crown of Indian Territory.