Weekend Getaways from Dehradun

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Hotels in New Delhi

New Delhi

5.8/7
3056 Hotels

5.5 hours from
Dehradun
Partly Cloudy

It was good. But the weather was I would say little cold as winter is approaching. But,...

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Hotels in Manali

Manali

5.9/7
1366 Hotels

7 hours from
Dehradun
Snow

The weather was freezing in the night and mornings and the afternoons were very pleasan...

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Hotels in Shimla

Shimla

5.7/7
854 Hotels

5.5 hours from
Dehradun
Partly Cloudy

Shimla is the capital of himachal pradesh and is a nice hill station that attracts many...

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Hotels in Mussoorie

Mussoorie

5.8/7
472 Hotels

1 hour from
Dehradun
Partly Cloudy

1. Why to visit? It is located closer to Dehradun. With nice weather and good eating jo...

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Hotels in Haridwar

Haridwar

5.8/7
665 Hotels

1.5 hours from
Dehradun
Clear Day

1. Why to visit? It is a sacred pilgrimage site in Hindu religion located in UK. The gr...

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Hotels in Nainital

Nainital

5.8/7
684 Hotels

6 hours from
Dehradun
Clear Day

The city of lakes is a must visit destination for all the nature lovers. On the first d...

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Hotels in Rishikesh

Rishikesh

5.9/7
603 Hotels

1.5 hours from
Dehradun
Partly Cloudy

I felt this destination is so beautiful and mesmerising but unfortunately it's so under...

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Hotels in Corbett

Corbett

5.9/7
245 Hotels

2 hours from
Dehradun
Clear Day

So, we left our resort, Corbett Machaan resort at 6:25 AM and reached the main entry po...

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Hotels in Dalhousie

Dalhousie

5.7/7
185 Hotels

9.5 hours from
Dehradun
Partly Cloudy

Dainkund is a very small place a few kms above Dalhousie. The drive up the hills is jus...

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Hotels in Kasauli

Kasauli

5.7/7
211 Hotels

4.5 hours from
Dehradun
Partly Cloudy

Kasauli was the last hill station in our 2 week journey in Spiti & Kinnaur and obviousl...

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Hotels in Jalandhar

Jalandhar

5.8/7
175 Hotels

6.5 hours from
Dehradun
Partly Cloudy

History of Jalandhar Jalandhar is a city as well as district in the state of Punjab. Lo...

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Hotels in Dharamshala

Dharamshala

5.6/7
484 Hotels

8.5 hours from
Dehradun
Partly Cloudy

McLeodganj is the place to go to as it is higher up in the mountains and a bit cooler. ...

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Hotels in Lansdowne

Lansdowne

5.7/7
57 Hotels

3.5 hours from
Dehradun
Clear Day

Lansdowne, is one of the closest hill station from Delhi yet not too crowded for 2 reas...

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Hotels in Mathura

Mathura

5.5/7
214 Hotels

7 hours from
Dehradun
Partly Cloudy

I had been to Mathura by train in the month of December 2016. Mathura is a must-visit d...

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Hotels in Panchkula

Panchkula

5.8/7
80 Hotels

3.5 hours from
Dehradun
Partly Cloudy

Panchkula, the satellite town of Chandigarh, is one of the most well planned cities of ...

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Hotels in McLeodganj

McLeodganj

5.8/7
121 Hotels

9 hours from
Dehradun
Partly Cloudy

1. Why to visit? It is located in Dhauladhar ranges near Dharamshala in Kangara distric...

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Hotels in Meerut

Meerut

5.6/7
118 Hotels

3.5 hours from
Dehradun
Partly Cloudy

Meerut is a city as well as an ancient town, in the state of Uttar Pradesh. It is situa...

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Hotels in Dhanaulti

Dhanaulti

5.9/7
40 Hotels

2 hours from
Dehradun
Partly Cloudy

Delhi to Mussoori and Dhanaulti Bike Trip May was the very hot month of north India and...

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Hotels in Kausani

Kausani

5.9/7
49 Hotels

7.5 hours from
Dehradun
Partly Cloudy

1. Why to visit? It is a hill station in Bageshwar district in UK known for its spectac...

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Hotels in Kanatal

Kanatal

6.0/7
23 Hotels

3 hours from
Dehradun
Partly Cloudy

Off beat destination. Less crowded and less commercialised, about 300 kms from Delhi. D...

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Hotels in Karnal

Karnal

5.9/7
69 Hotels

3.5 hours from
Dehradun
Clear Day

Karna Lake is a must visit place. Karna Lake is a major tourist attraction in the Karna...

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Hotels in Rajaji National Park

Rajaji National Park

6.0/7
6 Hotels

0.5 hours from
Dehradun
Clear Day

Rajaji-National-Park is situated along the Shivalik ranges in the Himalayan foothills. ...

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Hotels in Roorkee

Roorkee

5.5/7
78 Hotels

1.5 hours from
Dehradun
Clear Day

Roorkee, one of the oldest cities of India, is located on the banks of the sacred river...

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Hotels in Yamuna Nagar

Yamuna Nagar

5.7/7
23 Hotels

2.5 hours from
Dehradun
Clear Day

Fist of all, this place is not much developed as compared to Delhi or any other metro-c...

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Hotels in Saharanpur

Saharanpur

5.4/7
46 Hotels

1.5 hours from
Dehradun
Clear Day

Saharanpur is a city full of life there's so many to look for in this city. Its is most...

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Hotels in Kedarnath

Kedarnath

6.1/7
18 Hotels

2 hours from
Dehradun
Partly Cloudy

Amarnath is a holy pilgrim of hindu religion. It is a amazing place to visit. It is one...

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Hotels in Gangotri

Gangotri

5.9/7
18 Hotels

1.5 hours from
Dehradun
Partly Cloudy

Gangotri is a small town which is the origin of the river holi Ganga as per the hindu m...

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Hotels in Panipat

Panipat

5.7/7
63 Hotels

4 hours from
Dehradun
Partly Cloudy

Panipat is a very cool city. It is very interesting city. People are energetic. I buy a...

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Hotels in Badrinath

Badrinath

6.1/7
27 Hotels

2.5 hours from
Dehradun
Partly Cloudy

Very nice. Easy. Minimum trek. Nicely maintained hot water springs at temple entrance. ...

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Dehradun Weekend Getaways and Tourist Places to Visit

Go to tourist places to see in dehradun

Located on the northern part of India, Dehradun is the capital city of the state of Uttarakhand. Identified as the most favourite hill station, Mussoorie, Nainital and Auli are other hill stations that can be visited en route to Dehradun. Sightseeing places near Dehradun are a delight to visit as well. 

There are many good hotels in Dehradun which offer a good stay. If you are looking for a luxurious accommodation, there are luxury resorts in Dehradun with all the facilities and amenities one may need.

Although Dehradun itself is a tourism destination but travellers are always keen to explore new places. Here are some weekend getaways from Dehradun which you can include in your itinerary.

Places within 100 kms

Mussoorie (Masuri) tops the list of weekend getaways in Dehradun which is located at a distance of about 35 kms. One cannot miss but step on to the snowy roads of Mussoorie while on a weekend trip to Dehradun. The roads laced with snow-clad mountains on either side are enough to get a rush of feel good hormones. The highest peak in Masuri is at an altitude of 2290 meters above sea level which provides amazing views of the mountains and enjoys a pleasant weather throughout the year. Snow Adventure Zone is worth visiting place for adventure enthusiasts. One can reach Mussoorie from Dehradun by taxi or bus. Volvo or private buses are easily available from Dehradun to Mussoorie.

Kempty Falls is the star attraction in Mussoorie which is known for its milky streams of water. From bathing to swimming and fishing, there are numerous things to do for travellers here. Its picture-perfect location makes it a favourite spot for a weekend trips.

Yamuna Nagar in Haryana, located at a distance of about 100 kms is a perfect weekend getaway from Dehradun with its season time between June and July. A host of tourist points including the serene river side of Yamuna and Nehru Park call for a weekend trip from Dehradun while planning a visit to the Santpura Gurdwara. The emergence of various classic hotels and malls around this city speak volume of its recent development.

Places within 200 kms

Chandigarh is located at a distance of 163 kms from Dehradun. Known for its beautiful surroundings, gardens and picturesque location, it has a potential to boost sports tourism as a part of tourist journey. Being the capital of the states of Haryana and Punjab, Chandigarh houses various attractions such as Nek Chand Rock Garden, Sukhna Lake, Le Corbusier Centre and National Gallery of Portraits which is a home to painting and photos explaining important platers in India’s independence.

Pehowa is a city in Kurukshetra district, attached to the state of Haryana at a distance of 170 kms from Dehradun. It is frequented by tourists to revel in its ancient history dating back to the 8th century AD. Thanesar is a famous pilgrimage destination for Hindus and features in the itinerary of weekend getaways from Dehradun.

Another tourism destination is Uttarkashi in Uttarakhand (or Uttaranchal), the land of spirituality, that proudly flaunts the pinnacles of Nandadevi and Panchachuli to their hilt. This destination turns into a heaven on earth once the rains set in and hence should feature in the list of Dehradun nearby places.

Places within 300 kms

A visit to the Darma Valley in Uttarakhand, introduces tourists to alpine forests and meadows laced with mountains and becomes a favourite weekend getaway near Dehradun apart from its nearness to the Sino-Indian border and Tibet. One of the best sightseeing places to visit near Dehradun is Jeolikot. Hemmed with the famous Naini Lake, butterfly lovers are sure to have a wondrous time on one of these picnic spots near Dehradun.

Located at a distance of 224 kms from Dehradun, Shimla is a popular hill station and a perfect getaway from Dehradun. Set amidst beautiful hills and surrounded by lofty mountains, Shimla is one of the most aesthetically planned cities of India.

Delhi is located at a distance of 250 kms from Dehradun and is a combination of both modernity and tradition. An array of historical monuments is what makes visit to New Delhi a must on weekends. There are many tourist places in New Delhi like Lotus Temple, Akshardham, National Gallery of Modern Art etc.

Other places around Dehradun

Away from the humdrum of the cosmopolitan life, Mukteshwar in Uttarakhand which is situated at a distance of 343 kms from Dehradun, is a perfect hill station amongst places to visit near Dehradun. The area is enveloped by serene and beautiful locales which come with an unwritten promise to deliver a visual treat during sunrise and sunset. This place boasts about the Mukteshwar Mahadev Temple that becomes a part of Dehradun’s weekend getaways. 

Located at a distance from 430 kms from Dehradun, Agra is one of the best weekend getaways. Being home to one of world’s most beautiful monuments – Taj Mahal, the city is visited by both domestic and international tourists. With numerous mesmerizing places of interest, Agra makes for an ideal rejuvenation time. There are direct trains available from Dehradun junction to Agra.

Mansa is another place in Punjab which can be linked to the places to see near Dehradun thronging with shops and eateries.

Dehradun shares its east and west borders with two sacred rivers namely Ganges and Yamuna respectively. Additionally, the holy cities of Hrishikesh and Haridwar come under its periphery providing a perfect blend of excitement and religious contentment.


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