Chakrata a cantonment town, is a wonderful location between the Tons and the River Yamuna. There are many picturesque and breathtaking tourist points around Chakrata, which are famous for natural splendor, offering panoramic views. If you’re planning a visit to this place, you should not miss out the following tourist attractions. Whether you’re looking for scenic beauty or places of mythological significance, you’ll find many places to spend your time.
Chilmiri Neck is believed as one of the most attractive and main attractions in the area. Chilmiri Neck is the highest peak in the region and is surrounded by lush green forests. The military cantonment is settled among the green forests. A magnificient view of Himalayan Range is visible from Chilmiri Neck. A variety of colorful butterflies and birds are seen here. Tourist can easily view the mountain of Swargarohini and Bandarpoonch from the site. So, in Chakrata it is a huge destination for tourists to visit the area. It is located approx 4 km. from Chakrata and can be reached by hiring a taxi cab or by trekking. Nearest Railway Station to reach chilmiri Neck is Dehradun Railway Station (90 Km)and airport is at Jolly Grant Airport (120 Km).
Tiger fall is a magnificent water fall, situated 5 km. away from Chakrata. The water of the fall falls from a height of 50 meters and turns into a small pond touching the ground. The pond gives a wonderful view. The tiger fall is viewed at the north-east side of Chakrata. The fall is perched at an elevation of 1395 meters above the sea level.
Ram Tal Garden
Ram Tal Garden is located at a distance of 9 km. from the town. It is another perfect place for picnic. Tourists and locals both visit the site with their families while their vacation. The spot is located at the Chakrata-Mussoorie road. The garden is around 30 meter long and 20 meter wide area.
Moigad fall is on Delhi-Yamunotri road, about 69 km. from the capital city Dehradun. The most exiting thing is to enjoy the bathe at the bottom of the fall. Milky water attracts tourists from all India and provides a refreshing bath.
The place has immense importance mythological and historical as well. The site is 35 km. away from Chakrata on Mussoorie-Yamunotri road. The name of the site is derived from the Hindu epic Mahabharata. The legends of the Hindu religion say that the Kauravas made their shelter here.
Deoban is situated in the beautiful hilly terrains of Chakrata. From this place tourist can completely see the ranges of might Himalaya. Deoban is sited at an elevation of 2,200 meters above the sea level. The area is well circled by the dense deodar forests. In the forest, different types of birds and animals live here. these animals also attract the tourist to visit the side. While visiting Chakrata tourist never forget to come at this place.