Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand

Things to do - general
Uttarakhand, a state in northern India crossed by the Himalayas, is known for its Hindu pilgrimage sites. Rishikesh, a major centre for yoga study, was made famous by the Beatles’ 1968 visit. The city hosts the evening Ganga Aarti, a spiritual gathering on the sacred Ganges River. The state’s forested Jim Corbett National Park shelters Bengal tigers and other native wildlife.
Country India
Languages spokenHindi, Kumaoni, Garhwali, Jaunsari, Bhotiya, English
Currency usedINR (₹)
Area (km2)53,483 km²

Culture and history info

The culture of Uttarakhand shows a distinctive pattern, with the elements from each of the ethnic groups and sub-groups that resides in this place. It can be said that the culture of Uttarakhand is a juncture where the different cultures of the Kumaoni-Garhwal meet. Talking about the culture of Uttarakhand, we can begin with the people of Uttarakhand. Uttarakhand houses seven different ethnic groups, having as many as seven different cultures.

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Kumaon Lake & Hills 6 night & 7 Days

Kumaon Lake & Hills 6 night & 7 Days

Uttarakhand
Kumaon Lake & Hills 6 night & 7 Days ITINERARY: Day 01: Delhi to Corbett: Arrive at Delhi a More info
Nainital & Corbett 3 night and 4 Days

Nainital & Corbett 3 night and 4 Days

Uttarakhand
Nainital & Corbett Package 2N Nainital – 1N Corbett Package Itinerary: Day 01: Delhi – N More info