The term camping describe as an outdoor leisure activity and the people performing such activity are known as campers. Camping tour is totally adventurous and just feels our self to close with nature.
Dhanaulti is a picturesque hill station situated at a height of 2287 m above sea level in the Garhwal District (Uttarakhand). From Mussoorie to Dhanaulti – 28kms and Chamba to Dhanaulti -27Kms only.
In Dhanaulti luxuries camps are held. The camps give all the modern day facilities starting from comfortable deluxe tents to modern toilets/bath with running water and three times meal.
Activities in Dhanaulti camps – Rock climbing, Rappelling, Trekking, Brume Bridge, Monkey caroling, Commando net and others.
From Dhanaulti we can visit
Surkanda Devi (temple) – Surkanda Devi is a Hindu temple situated close to the Himalaya. This is very famous in Uttaranchal. From Dhanaulti 8 Kms only and from Chamba 22Kms.
Tehri dam – Tihri Dam is a multi-purpose rock and earth-fill embankment Dam on the Bhagirathi River (Tehri). Tehri dam generates 1000 MW of hydroelectricity along with an additional 1000 MW of pumped storage hydroelectricity.
Chamba- Chamba is the small hill town of Uttaranchal. This is famous for its nature beauty and 50kms from Mussoorie.
Dhanaulti Eco-park – A very good destination for eco-tourists to enjoy Eco-park consisting of herbal garden, treks, Himalayan view, animals and bird watching inside deodar forest, Heavy snow fall occurs during winter.
Mussoorie- Mussoorie situated to close the foot of the Himalaya, also known as the Queen of the Hills. In Mussoorie we can visit in Camel’s back road (The place offers a picturesque view of the sunset and a life like resemblance of a sitting camel. One can also enjoy long walks and horse riding here), Gun Hill, Cable Ride (near mall road), Mussoorie Lake, Kempty fall and other places. From Dhanaulti 42kms Mussoorie.
How to reach Dhanaulti –
By Rail: The nearest railway stations to Dhanaulti are situated in Dehradun and Rishikesh. Rishikesh and Dehradun both are well connected by railway networks with major destinations of India. Taxis and buses are easily available from Rishikesh and Dehradun to Dhanaulti. Rishikesh Railway station is situated 83kms from Dhanaulti and Dehradun is situated 60kms before Dhanaulti.
By Air: Jolly Grant Airport is the nearest Airport to Dhanaulti situated at a distance of 83kms. Jolly Grant Airport is well connected to Delhi with daily flights. Dhanaulti is well connected by motorable roads with Jolly Grant Airport. Taxis are easily available from Jolly Grant Airport to Dhanaulti.
By Road: Buses to Rishikesh, Tehri, Dehradun and Mussoorie are available from ISBT Kashmiri Gate. From Dehradun 64 kms Dhanaulti.
Best time for camping in Dhanaulti-
Dhanaulti is at its best in summers, from March to June and again in winters, from November to February, making these months the best times to travel and camping.