Apple Orchard Resort Dhanaulti
Nestled in the dreamy Garhwal hills is the picturesque hill station of Dhanaulti. Surrounded by the evergreen trees of rhododendron, deodar and oak, this hill station is nothing short of a paradise for all those seeking to break away from the hustle of the city.
24-kms from the beautiful land of Mussoorie, Dhanaulti is seen to be located in the Tehri district. Standing at an altitude of 2286-metres, this hill station offers panoramic views of the mighty Himalayas. For those looking forward to their first snowfall experience, make a trip to Dhanaulti during the winters which lie in close proximity to the city of Delhi.
The government of Uttarakhand has left no stone unturned in bringing back forgotten arts and culture to the region. Right from the handicrafts, folk music to the arts, traditions are slowly coming back to the lives of the people.
Hand-woven garments, mainly woollen and organic food is, what the region is extremely famous for. In addition, Dhanaulti has also been recognized for its potato farms, most of which serve as good tourist spots. If not for anything, Hindu festivals are greatly celebrated amongst the locals since most inhabited locals of the region follow Hinduism.
A 2km trek from the Kaddu Khal village, the temple makes a great choice for trekkers. The temple has story related to Sati, the wife of Shiva.
Home to several endangered species that makes the park more pleasant so anyone can take a break and enjoy popular well-maintained holiday destination. The park also makes a good visit during a sunrise or sunset.
Also known as the ‘Aloo Khet’, the rustic farm is seen to spread across large acres of land and would let you experience nature just how it was created, in its purest form.
Located about 14kms from Dhanaulti, Camp
Popular treks would take you through the Surkanda Devi temple, Holy Devi Darshan, Kunjapuri and around the beautiful Alpine forests.
The Surkhananda Devi fair is widely celebrated on the festival of Dussehra. It will give you complete understanding about various tradition & cultures of Dhanaulti.
One could treat themselves to a pony ride set amidst beautiful water streams and fruit gardens. The scenic beauty that the hill station is seen to be engulfed in is nothing less of a paradise.
The local markets make available arts and crafts woven by the local