Uttarakhand previosly known as Uttaranchal was carved out from Uttar pradesh on 9th November 2000. Dehradun the captial city of the state.
The State is bounded by Tibet in the North, Uttarakhand by west, Uttar Pradesh to the south & Nepal by east. The State is divided into 13 Districts.
Districts of Uttarakhand
8. Pauri Garhwal
10. Rudra Prayag
12. Udham Singh Nagar
Major Cities of Uttarakhand
Dehradun - The Capital city of the state located 230 kms from Delhi sourrounded by himalayas.
Haridwar - One of the famous holy place for Hindus.
How to Reach Uttarakhand
The nearest airport to reach this state is Jolly Grant around 25 km away from dehradun & can reached via Delhi which is about 250 kms.
Dehradun is well connectd thru Train Transport line which connects all major cities of india.
Uttarakhand is well connected to major cities in north india.