If you're a first time visitor to Uttarakhand, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a local neighborhood could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but it may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about attractions in Uttarakhand.
Here are some of the most recommended attractions in Uttarakhand.
Here's what Trippy members had to say about attractions:
"If by chance you do not find a place [less likely] at Chopta, you can skip it as Tungnath trek can easily be completed in 6-7 hours but I would advice that u stay there just for the sheer beauty of the place." See More
"If you are looking for authentic ashrams with good spiritual teachers, then you can go for Parmarth Niketan Ashram and Anand Prakash Yoga Ashram in Rishikesh." See More
"I did a retreat at the Shivananda Ashram which I would recommend." See More
"I have stayed at the Swami Dayananda Ashram twice and it is a beautiful ashram which is not crowded and provides a perfect getaway as it also has its own Ghats from where one can sit down with River Ganga." See More
"She did one in Rishikesh with an Indian teacher at a school whose the name escapes me now." See More
"You have to go to Jim Corbett National Park Reservation to ride an elephant." See More
"Ranthambhore National Park is a good wildlife park to sight the elusive tiger however if wish to have the safaris on elephant back than I would recommend Bandhavgarh national park in central India or Corbett National Park." See More
"The trek goes through Lalbaba's Asram, Bhojbasa & Chirbasa and the altitude is high enough to create complications at that age." See More
"The Dayara Bugyal trek is what you're looking for." See More
"If you are interested in wildlife, you can opt for Ranthambore National Park, Corbett, Dudhwada , Jawai Bandh, Nanda Devi etc." See More
This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about Uttarakhand.
If you've changed your mind and decided to go somewhere else, go to the main page and explore where to stay in any city.