Dhanaulti is perched at an astounding elevation of 2,286 mts above sea level on Mussoorie - Chamba Road, in the Tehri district of Uttarakhand state offering panoramic views. Dhanaulti is emerging as a popular weekend getaway from Delhi as it is easily accessible affording exquisiteness and tranquility.
Dhanaulti rests on the misty mountains amidst dense alpine, oak and rhododendron forests. Also written as Dhanolti, Dhanaulti is also popular because of its proximity with famous tourist spots like Mussoorie, Tehri, Kanatal and Chamba.
Why Visit Dhanaulti? As Mussoorie has become crowded, many tourists love to retreat to Dhanaulti. Dhanaulti is unlike other hill stations as it is set in a quiet and quaint place away from the boisterous places. Dhanaulty Weather (Best Time to Visit) Dhanaulti showers tourists with natural beauteousness throughout the year; therefore it can be visited at any time of the year. During summers the place acts as a relief from the sultry conditions of the plains and during winters the place is covered with snow.
Summer temperature: Range from 32 °C to 37.5 °C Winter temperature: Range from 7 °C and -1 °C
The pleasant weather, wooded slopes, invigorating views of the snow capped peaks of the Himalayas adds peace and tranquility for the tourists visiting Dhanaulti. Check latest and updated Dhanaulti hotels and Accommodation. Eating in Dhanaulti
Dhanaulty is a remote hill station and it is still untouched by urbanisation, so one does not find any fast food joints and restaurants here. The only restaurants you find here are the ones in the resort and hotels. These restaurants serve mostly multi-cuisine or north Indian food.
Shopping in Dhanaulti
You can buy hand made shawls, stoles, scarves and throws using only natural dyes and wool, eri silk and pashmina in Dhanaulti from Himalayan Weavers. Their aim is to produce high quality handloom products, popularize the use of environmentally friendly natural dyes and provide a market for craft products made in the Himalayan region.
By Air: Jolly Grant Airport is the nearest Airport to Dhanaulti situated at a distance of 83kms. Jolly Grant Airport is well connected to Delhi with daily flights. Dhanaulti is well connected by motorable roads with Jolly Grant Airport. Taxis are easily available from Jolly Grant Airport to Dhanaulti.
By Rail: The nearest railway stations to Dhanaulti are situated in Rishikesh and Dehradun. Rishikesh and Dehradun both are well connected by railway networks with major destinations of India. Trains to Rishikesh and Dehradun are frequent. Dhanaulti is well connected by motorable roads with Dehradun and Rishikesh. Taxis and buses are easily available from Rishikesh and Dehradun to Dhanaulti. Rishikesh Railway station is situated 83kms from Dhanaulti and Dehradun is situated 60kms before Dhanaulti.
By Road: Dhanaulti is well connected by motorable roads with major destinations of Uttarakhand state. Buses to Rishikesh, Tehri, Dehradun and Mussoorie are available from ISBT Kashmiri Gate. Buses and Taxis to Dhanaulti are easily available from major destinations of Uttarakhand. Dhanaulti is situated on Mussoorie - Chamba Road.