Uttaranchal became the 27th state of the Republic of India on 9th November 2000. The State came out of Uttar Pradesh. Demand for Uttaranchal was first made in 1930 at the Karachi session of INC. It occupies 17.3% of India’s total land area with 51,125 sq kms.
Uk is a place with great diversity of the region where snow-clad mountains, green hills, fertile valleys, flowing rivers and thriving lakes add to the natural beauty.
Uttaranchal is also known as the Abode of the gods, there are several highly venerated pilgrimage places. The tourists must visit Gangotri, Yamunotri,Badrinath, Kedarnath, Hemkund Sahib, Jageshwar, Bageshwar, Rishikesh and Haridwar for their religious importance on Uttaranchal Travel. Each hilltop or bent is known to have a temple, big or small, which are considered very sacred by the locals.
Its a region with several natural lakes, which are the center of attraction of the town and good for sporting activities. The popular hill stations of Uttaranchal are Nainital, Pithoragarh, Someshwar, Almora, Dhari, Devprayag ,Bhimtal, Ramnagar,Gair Sain , Mussorie, Ranikhet, Chopta,Munsiyari, Valley of Flowers, Joshimath and Lansdowne. For unlimited serenity and tranquility in pleasant pollution free environs, hill station on Uttaranchal Travel are ideal for vacations.
Uttaranchal is also ideal for several adventure sports activities because of its geographical attributes. The tourist here takes the maximum pleasure out of adventure sports like trekking, ice-skiing, yachting, water-skiing, white water rafting, sailing, boating, kayaking, canoeing, and parasailing. To climb the big mountain stretch or to pass the dense jungles of the hills is in itself very exciting. The huge water-filled rivers and deep lakes are perfect for water sports.
Uttarakhand is basically divided into two region.Garhwal and kumaun:
Garhwal region consists of 7 following districts:
* Pauri Garhwal
* Tehri Garhwal
Kumaun region consists of 6 following districts:
* Udham Singh Nagar
Uttaranchal Tehsils by District
Almora : Bhikia Sain , Ranikhet , Almora , Salt , Chaukhutia , Someshwar , Dwarahat , Bhanoli , Jainti
Bageshwar : Kapkot , Bageshwar , Garud , Kanda ,
Chamoli : Joshimath , Chamoli , Pokhari , Karnaprayag , Tharali , Gair Sain ,
Champawat : Champawat , Pati , Poornagiri , Lohaghat ,
Dehradun : Chakrata , Vikasnagar , Dehradun , Rishikesh , Thyuni , Kalsi ,
Haridwar : Roorkee , Haridwar , Laksar ,
Nainital : Kosyakutoli , Nainital , Dhari , Haldwani , Ramnagar , Kaladhungi , Betalghat , Lal kuan ,
Pauri Garhwal : Srinagar , Pauri , Thali , Dhumakot , Lansdowne , Kotdwara , Yamkeshwar , Chaubattakhal , Satpuli ,
Pithoragarh : Munsiari , Dharchula , Didihat , Gangolihat , Pithoragarh , Berinag ,
Rudraprayag : Ukhimath , Rudraprayag , Jakholi ,
Tehri : Ghansali , Devprayag , Pratapnagar , Tehri , Narendranagar , Jakhnidhar , Dhanaulti ,
Udham Singh Nagar : Kashipur , Kichha , Sitarganj , Khatima , Bajpur , Jaspur , Gadarpur ,
Uttarkashi : Puraula , Rajgarhi , Dunda , Bhatwari , Badkot , Mori , Chinyalisaun ,