For travellers who have been to the famous hill station of Mussoorie and are mesmerized by its enthralling natural wonders, the small hill station of Dhanaulti will completely leave them astonished with Mother Nature’s delights surrounding them everywhere. The hill station is perched at a height of 2,286 mts above the sea level, the town provides travellers with lofty Himalayan peaks, varied flora and fauna and friendly town people. Nowadays, the town of Dhanaulti is gradually emerging as a renowned gateway destination from Delhi as it can easily get accessed to just afford the tranquility and exquisiteness of nature. Unlike the neighboring tourist hill town Mussoorie, Dhanaulti is untouched by maddening rush and also maintains its charm year round.
The magnificent town of Dhanaulti rests on cloudy mountains amidst dense rhododendron, Alpine and Oak forests. Dhanaulti or Dhanolti also gained tourism due to its short accessibility with the renowned tourist spots of Uttarakhand such as Tehri, Chamba, Kanatal and Mussoorie. The remote town of Dhanaulti is still untouched by urbanization, so it’s hard to find popular fast food joints in here. However, travellers can always relish the local fine delicacies of the town with small restaurants, hotels and dhabas.
The town of Dhanaulti is known for offering travellers with magnificence year round. Hence, visitors can be at the town at any point of the year. At summers the place would act as relief from sultry conditions of plains and at the time of winters dhanaulti completely gets covered through snow.
How to Reach
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 Rail: The nearest railway stations from the town are Dehradun and Rishikesh. Buses and taxis can simply be available from Dehradun and Rishikesh to Dhanaulti. Dehradun railway station is at a distance of 60 kms before Dhanaulti and Rishikesh is situated 83 kms away.
By Road: Dhanaulti is connected well with motorable roads with a number of destinations of the state of Uttarakhand. From ISBT Kashmiri Gate one can get buses to Tehri, Dehradun, Rishikesh and Mussoorie.