Uttarakhand Stories

Off Beat

There are several undiscovered places hidden like a treasure trove in the “Land of Gods”. Explore some of the surreal off-beat places of Uttarakhand and plan an expedition to some of these places while you are young and wild and free!

Lambi Dehar Mines: The haunted, abdandoned ruins near Mussoorie

Lambi Dehar Mines: The haunted, abdandoned ruins near Mussoorie

Few kilometers from the lively and festive hill station of Mussoorie lies one of the most haunted places in Uttarakhand - Lambi Dehar Mines. A place...
Mystical Land of Sanjeevi Herb: Jumma-Dronagiri trek declared as Trek of the Year

Mystical Land of Sanjeevi Herb: Jumma-Dronagiri trek declared as Trek of the Year

The less trodden trail of Jumma-Dronagiri which is associated with Lord Hanuman’s search for the life-saving herb, Sanjeevni Booti has come into limelight for all...
लैंसडाउन -एक स्वर्ग

लैंसडाउन -एक स्वर्ग

लेखक- सुमित सिंह आजकल हर कोई शहर की भीड़-भाड़ से दूर एक ऐसी जगह पर जाना चाहता है जहाॅं वह जिंदगी  के दो पल अपने...
Two Uttarakhand youth revive rural tourism – one Pahadi House at a time

Two Uttarakhand youth revive rural tourism – one Pahadi House at a time

On June 2013, when Kedarnath floods devastated all what came in its way, a thriving rafting resort at Rishikesh was also devoured by the relentless...
15 Historical Places in Uttarakhand to Visit this Year

15 Historical Places in Uttarakhand to Visit this Year

The Himalayan beauty, Uttarakhand has always been the honeypot for the adventure addicts and nature worshippers, who like to explore its lesser known and remote...
10 Off-beat Treks in Garhwal region that every Wanderer must Undertake

10 Off-beat Treks in Garhwal region that every Wanderer must Undertake

Life is either a great adventure or nothing and if you haven’t made the most out of it, then you need to get off your...
Kasar Devi – A Mystical Land of Uttarakhand to Explore

Kasar Devi – A Mystical Land of Uttarakhand to Explore

Almora is home to some of the most enchanting villages of Kumaon Himalayas. It is a magical book to explore for the travel junkies who...
Pahadi House- Keeping the Himalayan essence alive through Village Tourism

Pahadi House- Keeping the Himalayan essence alive through Village Tourism

Are you that city dweller who when scrolling through the social media posts always stops and stares for a while at the bedazzling photos of...
8 Most Beautiful Villages of Uttarakhand that You must Visit Once

8 Most Beautiful Villages of Uttarakhand that You must Visit Once

The colossal hills of Uttarakhand have nestled many bijou hamlets that are so serene that one can think of spending the rest of their life...
Lohaghat- The Spookiest Place in Uttarakhand

Lohaghat- The Spookiest Place in Uttarakhand

In the sublime hills of Champawat district lies a minion hill station called Lohaghat which remains undisturbed not because of its quaint and comely surroundings...
10 Best Off-beat Stays in Uttarakhand

10 Best Off-beat Stays in Uttarakhand

Ever wondered what's it like, waking up to the view of the snow-crested peaks and the blazing sun shining above the terrains, giving you the...
18 Lesser Known Incredible Places of Uttarakhand

18 Lesser Known Incredible Places of Uttarakhand

In the heart of Uttarakhand, lies several mystic places that have opened the doors for the wanderers to come and explore its virgin beauty. If...
Bugyals – The Enchanting Meadows of Uttarakhand

Bugyals – The Enchanting Meadows of Uttarakhand

The green embroidered meadows are as majestic as the imperial Himalayas of Uttarakhand when one walks barefoot on the enchanting meadows it is then he...
Patal Bhuvaneshwar Cave: The Underworld of Gods

Patal Bhuvaneshwar Cave: The Underworld of Gods

Dev Bhoomi Uttarakhand has several hidden places which make us believe it is truly the abode of Gods. One such place that restores our faith...
Top 10 Hill Stations of Uttarakhand – To beat the Heat

Top 10 Hill Stations of Uttarakhand – To beat the Heat

It looks like the Sun God is infuriated from the mortals and has incurred his wrath by raising the temperature unexpectedly in these summers. Forget...
Places in Uttarakhand that are truly “Bird Watchers Paradise”

Places in Uttarakhand that are truly “Bird Watchers Paradise”

While talking about the rich bio-diversity of Uttarakhand, we cannot miss out the beauty of the myriad, playful birds that attracts many globetrotters to visit...
The Unsolved Mystery Behind the Skeletons of Roopkund Lake

The Unsolved Mystery Behind the Skeletons of Roopkund Lake

Famously known as the mystery lake in India, the Roopkund has taken its seat at an astounding height of 5,029 metres above sea level in...
A mystical cave discovered in Uttarakhand while laying a road at Devprayag

A mystical cave discovered in Uttarakhand while laying a road at Devprayag

Uttarakhand which is blessed with unique geography and topographical features has many hidden places which are yet to be explored. Recently, a mysterious cave has...
Kalyan Singh, the founder of Maiti Movement discovered a prehistoric cave in Uttarakhand

Kalyan Singh, the founder of Maiti Movement discovered a prehistoric cave in Uttarakhand

Our Devbhoomi never fails to amaze us with its infinite possibilities of adventure and quest in the surreal land of gods. One such enticing place...
Nelong Valley: The Hidden Jewel of Uttarakhand

Nelong Valley: The Hidden Jewel of Uttarakhand

Nicknamed as ‘Ladakh of Uttarakhand’ due to its striking resemblance to the famed landscape of Ladakh in Jammu and Kashmir, Nelong valley has been off...