Dhanaulti is really a wonderful travel destination in Uttarakhand. It is just 30 Km. away from Mussorie, which is one of the major hill station of Uttarakhand. Dhanaulti is situated on Mussoorie-Chamba road at the height of 2250 meters. It comes as a pleseant surprise for the weekend traveler, where tourist can found peace & relaxation. It’s snow & hill view makes it popular tourist place.
Dhanaulti is so far from the crowd, busy market places and population. Set amidst thick virgin forests of deodars, oaks and rhododendrons have an atmosphere of perfect peace & tranquility. It is an ideal travel destination for weekend holidays.
The temple of Surkanda Devi is situated at the top of the mountain, which is 2903 meters above from the sea level. It is just 10 Km. away from Dhanaulti & it is great religious significance. A fair is held every year on "Ganga Dussehra" (May-June) in which thousands of people participate.
The Chamba town is 30 Km. away from Dhanaulti & at the height of 1676 meters from the sea level. You can see from here a wonderful view of Himalayas & Bhagirathi River. The Chamba-Mussoorie fruit belt is also famous for its delicious apples.
How to Reach
By Air: The nearest airport is Jolly Grant, Dehradun, which is 82 Kms. away from here. Taxis are available from the airport.
By Train: The nearest railway station is also in Dehradun, which is 68 Kms. away from here.
By Road: It is well connected with the all parts of the country via Dehradoon. Buses & taxis are available for Dhanaulti from here.