Uttarakhand Worldwide
Uttarakhand Worldwide  
Welcome guest!

UWW Pilot Project
Uttarakhand charity - Sponsor a child

Help the needy, orphan and bright students. Sponsor a child and sponsor their education. A Project in Rural Uttarakhand to promote Education in villages and spread awareness. Donate/contribute generously.

Uttarakhand Capital
uttaranchal capital

Capital of Uttarakhand - The struggle continues...

Uttarakhand Woman
Woman from uttaranchal

Special feature on and for Uttarakhand woman. Just explore, find out, learn and share various things, through online polls, discussions, articles, recipes, matrimonial, movements, special columns and lots more....

Uttara Travel Feature!
Uttaranchal travel malari

Season's exclusive! Wander high and breathe the nature. Exclusive and exciting Himalayan adventure in Diary. Bringing you
the Malari Diary by
Anurag Bist.
Read more.

Himalayan Travel Feature!
Uttarakhand Himalayas travel feature

Uttarakhand Travel! Description by Indo-Norwegian couple. Exciting Himalayan adventures in Diary. Bringing you
the Himalayan Diary by
L Nrugham.
Read more.

UWW Exclusive News!

Tourism in Uttarakhand, General information

Tourism in Uttarakhand
General Information

At first

The Abode of Gods, flanked by the Himalayas, origin of heavenly rivers such as holiest Ganga alongwith Yamuna, Saraswati and their many siblings, blossomed with temple towns and holding an overwhelming history of the mankind, Aryavart and the land itself, Uttarakhand is the land of the Holy trinity Brahma, Vishnu, Mahesh - The creator, The Preserver and The Destroyer. In fact, name any deity, call upon the supreme, refer to the followers and talk the sacredness, Uttarakhand is the experience which makes you vibrant and affected.

Vast, vivid and wonderful, Uttarakhand is a smaller yet an unforgettable destination hosting nearly everything which a thirsty pilgrim, casual tourist, a weekend trekker, a seasoned mountaineer, a true devotee, a knowledge seeker, a nature lover or a sage, seer and a Sanyasi may not dare forget forever.

'Uttarakhand', the term

Uttaranchal, Uttarakhand, Garhwal, Kumaon, Pahar
'Uttarakhand', the original identity of Uttarakhand, the Dev Bhumi, comprising of Garhwal and Kumaon creates verses and chronicles in the history and in the History of Travel, it creates endlessly. The space and landscapes, peaks, valleys, deep gorges, sacred rivers, snow clad mountains and glaciers, lakes, mesmerizing bugyals, fragrant mangroves, rainforests and jungles, and equal number of secret and mystic destinations, they qualify as a region visited from time immemorial.

Its people are warm and welcoming, simple and honest, tough and generous. Its culture rich and interesting, its space and time answers the quest to cosmic conundrums. It has a great folklore, spirited life, and a distinct identity and antiquity of India in a very natural content and form.

Little statistical

Formed as a separate Himalayan state no. 11 on November 9, 2000 and carved out of Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand is India's 27th state. Dehradun is its interim state capital. It shares borders with different states such as Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh and Haryana. It shares international borders with Tibet(China) and Nepal and thus it describes itself as a crucial state geographically and politically. It has following 13 districts.

Almora | Bageshwar | Champawat | Chamoli | Dehradun | Haridwar | Nainital | Pauri
Pithoragarh | Rudraprayag | Tehri (District headquarter at New Tehri) | Udhamsingh Nagar | Uttarkashi

With the fullness of natural beauty and every kind of tourism possibility it offers, each traveler visits this place pursuing different kind of experience - adventure sports, holy pilgrimage and extensive yatras, family holidays and annual sojourns, honeymoons and weekend hideaways.

In Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand Pahar Uttarakhand
Abodes of Shiva

Himalayan Peaks & Glaciers

Holy Ganga

Himalayan Shrines

Popular Resorts and Hill Stations

Char Dham Yatra

Devi Temples

Bugyals & Hamlets
Trekking & Hiking


Wildlife Sanctuaries & National Parks

Para Gliding, Angling

Skiing, Rock Climbing

Water Sports & White Water Rafting

Valley of Flowers

Mangroves, Rainforests and jungles
Lakes and Tals

Pine, Deodar and Orchards jungles

Scores of Rivers

Panch Prayags

Panch Kedars

Panch Badris

Nanda Devi Raj Jat Yatra

Kailash Man Sarovar Yatra

And there is every possible walk in the area of Antiquity, Adventure Tourism & Eco Tourism. It invites you to be there and we welcome you here on UWW to take a wonderful tour of this magnificent region of Himalayas, the Pahar...

Uttarakhand is simply heaven and you are heartily welcome!


All rights reserved UWW ~