Uttarakhand is state which has a very wide range of diversity and lot to offer. We are sharing some of the
Cuisine: Kode Ki roti, Jhangore kheer, Phanu, Knadali ki kafli, Alloo ka thichwani, Arsa, rotana are among must taste dishes of Garwal region which one must taste during their Char Dham Yatra. The food is rich in nutrients and carries rich energy content, which will help you to keep fresh, active and gives you strength.
Dance & Music: Uttarakahnd is state where religion is connected with the heart of its people. The impression of which can be seen in the folk dance based on tales of god and goddesses. Dance is generally done in group with Dhol, Damo , Muska Baja (Bagpipe), shehnai, Sarangi , Dholki etc. Men wear traditional Kurta Paijama with sadri and womens desecrated beautiful with traditional saree, blouse with Nathuli, Bulaak, Jhumake, Patwa etc.
Fruits: One should not miss to bring Burans juice with them. Burans is state flower and is very beautiful red in color. Hinsar, chuli and Kafal, kingor are other fruits which can be enjoyed during Char Dham Yatra season. Pahari Cucumber is also must eatable item.
Shopping: Pahari cap, Handmade articles like purses, shawls, sadri etc. All can be purchased at very nominal rates from Bhartiya Gramothan Sansthan, Rishkesh. This NGO train and make the women self dependent. Spiritual and religious books from Swargashram area, woollen, wodden and brass idols of god and goddesses, maflar are worth to shop from Uttarakahand.
Activities: Activities point of view Rishikesh is the perfect place to explore, camping, rafting, kayaking, trekking, bungy jumping, temple tour, yoga classes are some of the activities that Rishikesh offers.
Amenities: All the major Bank’s Atm are available at all the halt and towns like Barkot, Harsil, Uttarkashi, Srinagar, Rudraprayag, Badrinath etc. Restaurants, shops, dispensary etc all can easily access at the places.
Extension Tours: Yatri can extend their tours to Kumaon region which covers the marvellous natural wonders like Nainital, Ranikhet, Jim Corbett, Jageshwar etc. For those who want sipiritual and intellectual development can go for Vipasana, go for Yoga and meditation sessions. Extend their Tour to Shimla, Kullu, Manali and more ever to Jammu Vaishno Devi.