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Top 10 Places to Visit as a Student in Dehradun 2019

First year of college?

Well, if you have just entered the college, then plans of having fun and enjoyment must be lingering in your mind.

I still remember, when I entered the my college phase, the first thing what I was pondering of- “which places I should visit in this city to have fun and thus cherish my initial college days with my friends”. From high class south Delhi cafes to the streets of Chandni Chowk, I  have explored it all.

Every place has its, own essence, has its own aura of providing us with joy and happiness.

Dehradun is one the peaceful simultaneously adventure –seeking places of India. This hilly place connects you beautifully with nature and never let you get easily bored.

From enjoying hot tea with your beloved at famous tea stalls to trekking with friends each and every place in Dehradun cherishes your mind with a pleasant feeling.

So here are some amazing places in Dehradun you should must visit as a student in Dehradun:

Top 10 Places to Visit as a Student in Dehradun 2019

First Place you must visit in Dehradun

The Mysterious Robbere’s Cave

The Mysterious Robbere’s Cave

Robber’s Cave or Gucchu Pani is a natural, sibylline long and narrow cave. It is circumferenced by lofty hills and you can literally feel freezing –cold spring inside. Robbers cave is well known for strange natural occurrences; a stream of water suddenly appears and then suddenly vanishes underground, only to appear a few yards away.

This natural beauty seems to be the best spots for having picnics, excursions and trekking with friends. This beautiful place is well maintained by Uttrakhand Tourism Department and moreover there’s no entry fees for the visit. It is open all days of the week from 7:00 am to 6:00pm.

Second Place you must visit in Dehradun

Tiger View Jungle Camp

Tiger View Jungle Camp

Have a delightful live view of tigers at The Tiger View Jungle Camp situated in the small town Goolar Khalla.

It’s an amazing place to see. The most endangered species of Indian tigers are conserved here. Moreover, watching beautiful tigers roaming in its common place is eye-pleasing.

Beside tiger detecting activity, one can also involve in activities such as enjoying wilderness safari and a night out camping.

Third Place you must visit in Dehradun

Fun Valley

Fun Valley

As the name indicates itself, fun valley is a place where  enjoyment is unlimited and you will never regret to visit a place like this ever in your life. It is located at almost equidistant measures of Uttrakhand Golden Triangle between Dehradun, Haridwar and Rishikesh. The amusement park is all charged up with fun activities, thrilling rides  that include water parks, and multi-deluxe rooms and motel, cuisine. The amusement parks offers some the largest rides in North India; such as  Dragon Coastor, Dodgem Cars, Go Carting and Wave Pool. Moreover, multi- cuisine restaurants and kiosks are also present here. The presence of greenery and hills at this place beautify the whole experience. 

The best time to visit the place is in summers (between March and June). The entry fee ranges from Rs.600 to Rs.700.

Fourth Place you must visit in Dehradun

Forest Research Institute

Forest Research Institute

Established in the year 1902, The Forest Research Institute is widely known and deemed university. It harbors six beautiful museums dedicated to Forestry and Research such as. The sky- touching building of Forest Research Institute also houses the famous Botanical Museum which is based on the concept of forestry. Visitors can have a glance on all sections of this museum such as Pathology Museum, Social Forestry Museum, Silviculture Museum, Timber Museum, Non-Wood Forest Product Museum and Entomology Museum. The museum is open daily from 9:30 am to 5:00pm and entry is pretty affordable ; that is only Rs 40. to Rs. 50.

Further, this institute is not just known for the establishment of  a number of museums, but it is also appreciated for its magnificent beauty and architecture. Various movies like Rehna Hai Tere Dil Mein, Paan Singh Tomar and Student Of The Year are shot here.

Fifth Place you must visit in Dehradun

Paltan Bazaar

Paltan Bazaar

If you are a shopping freak, then Paltan Bazaar is a best place for you. Paltan Bazaar is the hub of a number of food items, clothes and bags. Paltan Bazaar also well known as “Shopper’s Den”, consists of various eating joints and restaurants  such as Sunrise Bakers (oldest bakery in Dehradun) is famous for its milk rusks, badam biscuits and pastries; also Lakshmi Restaurant, which is one of the oldest and renowned restaurants of Dehradun of offersdelicious South Indian food and excellent coffee. So, Paltan Bazaar can be a good place for hanging out with friends and also for exploration of distinct stuffs.

Sixth Place you must visit in Dehradun

Mindrolling Monastery

Mindrolling Monastery

Mindrolling Monastery is one of the six monasteries of Nyigma School Of Tibet. This Monastery is established by Khochhen Rinpoche along with group of few monks in the year 1965. The monastery is well-know for its beautiful architecture which includes attractive gardens, large areas and a stupa located within the perimeters of monastery.

The suitable time to have a visit and spend peaceful time here is from April To June because the climate is going to be pleasant and lovely at this time period.

Seventh Place you must visit in Dehradun

Lacchiwala 

Lacchiwala

Lacchiwala one of the ravishing beauty of Dehradun can also be called as “untouched natural beauty”. This lovely place is unspoiled by human activity. If you are a nature lover and bored and stressed due to college assignment, work and exams, then this place is best for you to bust out your stress levels and enjoy a peaceful time with friends and beloved. Also, you can also opt for wonderful cottages and hotels, if you wish to spend few peaceful days at this place here.

Eighth Place you must visit in Dehradun

Rafting At Tiuni

 Rafting At Tiuni

If you are an adventure seeking person, then gather some friends and spent an amazing day by doing rafting at Tiuni.

Don’t hesitate to initiate your roller coaster journey on the white water of river Ton.  The river Ton is considered as one of the untamed and tricky rivers for rafting in India. The river rafting at Tiuni presents you with lifetime thrilling experience of hardcore rafting amid wilderness of Tons Valley. The experience of camping here is also amazing here.

Ninth Place you must visit in Dehradun

Chopta-Tugnath Trek 

Chopta-Tugnath Trek

Trekking is one of the other adventurous activities which you can enjoy in Dehradun. Unlike other trekking sites, Chopta-Tugnath site is relatively unexplored but it is a must visit, trekking site, especially when you are the adventurous student studying in the college of Dehradun. It is not just an adventure-seeking site,  but its scenic beauty also mesmerizes the visitors.

Tenth Place you must visit in Dehradun

Tibetan Market 

Tibetan Market

This another place for shopaholics. If you are residing in Dehradun, then you must visit this place to explore original multi-color wool clothes. This market is situated near the Parade Ground road and near Rispana pull. So guys, lighten your pocket a little buy some good quality of woolen garments, cultural handicrafts and Garhwali jewellery.

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