With the Himalayas surrounding it on the outside and the view of the calming waterfalls in it, Chakrata is the perfect destination for those who are looking to get away from all the buzz of city life and have inner peace

This little hill station in Uttarakhand is blessed with some of nature’s best creations, with dense forests, mighty hills, enthralling caves, tall green trees – it offers a view one can never forget!

The best time to visit Chakrata is between September and November, when the temperature in Chakrata is pleasantly enjoyable. But if you want to enjoy the Chakrata snowfall, you should plan a trip in late December or early January.


Chakrata is a paradise for hikers, campers and adventure junkies as it is filled with mountains and camping spots! Read on to know some of the best places to visit in Chakrata.

  • Chakrata Tiger Fall - One of the main attractions of Chakrata, Tiger Falls is a secluded spot frequented by hikers. The water is chilly yet refreshing. Tiger Falls is surrounded by lush forests from all sides, with the sparkling water falling from between the hills.

  • Kimona WaterFall - The first thing you will see when you see Kimona Falls is the tall trees sneaking their way out of a dense layer of fog! A favorite among hikers and nature lovers and photographers, Kimona Falls is perfect for those who are looking to experience the tranquil nature.

  • Chirmiri Top Scenic Point - At a distance of only half an hour away from the main town, Chirmiri is the highest peak in Chakrata, offering a breathtaking view of the whole town. The peak has a stunning view of the surrounding mountains and green forests.

  • Vyas Shikhar Mountain - The Vyas Shikhar is a whopping 9400 feet above the sea level! It is the best trekking spot in Chakrata. You have to go on a rigorous trek to reach the top, but the view is worth every effort you will take! This place gets its name from Ved Vyas, who wrote the Mahabharata in a cave for 3 months.

  • Kanasar Camping Resort - One of the famous tourist places to visit in the town, Kansar is perfect for camping in Chakrata. You can come with your friends and have the time of your life! With scenic views of the valleys, fluffy clouds and the exciting adventurous activities, Kansar is THE place for you. As an added bonus, you can also try river rafting here!

  • Budher Caves - Located at a distance of 30 kms away from Chakrata, Budher caves are famous for their ancient rock formations. The cave is perfect for the adrenaline junkies who want to experience something adventurous.

Chakrata is often considered as a ‘Hidden Paradise of Uttarakhand’ by many. There are tons of beautiful places to visit in Chakrata, making every trip to Uttaranchal a special and unique !


Since Chakrata is located close to the Himalayan range, the whole region tends to be chilly. There are many popular tourist places near Chakrata that have a pleasant weather throughout the year and you shouldn’t miss any of these. Here is a list of 3 best sightseeing places in Uttarakhand near Chakrata.

  • Dhanaulti - The distance between Chakrata and Dhanaulti is around 120 kms. Dhanaulti is famous for the Adventure Eco Park, where you can do various activities like trekking, zip lining and many such adrenaline-pumping activities. There are also some temples and a Potato Farm which you must visit.

  • Nag Tibba - Located at a distance of around 100 kms from Chakrata, Nag Tibba is well-known as a trekking spot. You can catch a mesmerizing glimpse of the sunrise or the sunset from Nag Tibba.

  • Dehradun - The distance between Chakrata and Dehradun is around 90 kms. Dehradun, the capital city of Uttarakhand is one of the most well-known towns in the state. Thousands of tourists visit this majestic hill station every year as it serves as the perfect Getaway to North India. People also make it a base camp for Char Dham Yatra in Uttaranchal. It is a perfect mix of nature and old-world charm !

Uttarakhand is regarded as ‘The Heaven on Earth’ as it gets you away from the hectic city life, where you can rejuvenate! Make it a point to add an Uttrakhand trip to your bucket list at least once in your lifetime and don’t miss out on precious gems like Chakrata !


Although many people travel from Delhi to Chakrata, the distance is quite long, and therefore, it is suggested to make Dehradun as your starting point. Chakrata is connected by road and rail to places like Dehradun. Jolly Grant Airport and Dehradun Railway Station are nearest to Chakrata. Although there are local buses that ply from Chakrata to Dehradun, they can be risky and uncomfortable.

The best option is to book a taxi online with a reliable cab service provider like Travelodesk in order to enjoy the road trip and the natural beauty of the place.

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There are several hotels in and near Chakrata which can suit your different needs. You can choose from lodges, budget and luxury hotels, as well as resorts near Chakrata as per your requirement. Since hotels are filled with tourists during the peak season and Yatra season in Uttarakhand, it is advisable to go for online hotel booking well in advance with OYO or Booking.Com so that you can have a hassle-free trip. We suggest, you go for an all-inclusive Chakrata tour package to get the best hotels and cab services at reasonable prices with TravelODesk!

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