Located amidst the thick Pine, Cedar, and Rhododendron forest, Dhanaulti is a beautiful town situated at a distance of 25 kms on Mussoorie Chamba Road. Dhanaulti is located at an elevation of 2286 meters above sea level. The small hill station is regarded as an ideal place for summer vacations as the place has tranquil and serene environment where one feels really connected with the nature. Dhanaulti offers irresistible beauty and picturesque surrounding with warm hospitability that attracts people from all around the region. Summers is considered as the best time of touring this beautiful place during the month of March to June. While the months of November to February, is regarded as the best time to travel.
Jolly Grant Airport is the nearest airport that is situated in Dehradun at a distance of about 82 km. Dehradun is the nearest railway station that has regular trains from all around the country. Regular bus service is available from Dehradun to Dhanaulti. Dehradun is situated at a distance of about 66 km from Dhanaulti.
Summers Season in Dhanaulti has a moderate and pleasant temperature. From the month of April to June, the maximum temperature recorded is 31°C and the minimum temperature remains around 7°C. Dhanaulti receives heavy rainfall during the monsoon season. Monsoon prevails in the month of July, August and September. Winters in Dhanaulti starts from the month of November and continues up to February. During this time, temperatures remains quite low with the maximum temperature in the region being around 7°C and the minimum temperature recorded is 1°C. Winter is considered as the best time for travelling.
Surkanda Devi: Surkanda Devi temple is one of the sacred Hindu temples that lure visitors on regular basis. The holy temple is situated in the Tehri district at an altitude of about 2,757 metres. The temple is surrounded by dense forest and offers picturesque beauty of the surrounding region.
Kunjapuri: Situated at an altitude of 1645 m, Kunjapuri temple gives a picturesque view of the Himalayan region. On the way to Gangotri at a distance of 6 km from Narendra Nagar the road splits at Hindola Khal, leading to the holy shrine, which is situated at a distance of about 5 km.