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How To Reach Dhanaulti
A slightly offbeat location in Uttarakhand, Dhanaulti is a charming town nestled in the Himalayan peaks. Situated 2200 meters above sea-level, it is a 62 km drive from Mussoorie. March to May is the period when tourists flock here to enjoy the stunning natural beauty on offer. Winters here are best avoided for tourism due to the extreme climate. Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun (83 km) is the nearest airport and Dehradun Station is the closest domestic station (60 km). Dhanaulti can easily be reached by air, road and rail from some significant cities in and around Uttarakhand. Read below to find out the best way to reach Dhanaulti.
Jolly Grant Airport is the closest situated airport to Dhanaulti, some 83 km away. There are several flights to Delhi and other major Indian cities during the week. The road to Dhanaulti is easily accessible by roadways, which is beneficial because of the taxi options available back and forth. This is one of the best ways to reach Dhanaulti.
Situated on the Mussoorie-Chamba Road, Dhanaulti is well connected by roadways to the other cities in the Uttarakhand region. Mussoorie is about 30 km away and is the most popular destination close by. There are private and state agency busses and taxi options from the nearest railway stations and airports. The drive from Delhi to Dhanaulti takes about 7 hours (300 km away).
The nearest stations can be found in Rishikesh (83 km) and Dehradun (60 km). Trains to Rishikesh and Dehradun Station are frequented and the railway networks are easily connectable to other Indian cities and towns in the area. Taxis and bus options are available from both locations in abundance. This is one of the most efficient ways to reach Dhanaulti.
Dhanaulti does not enjoy the luxury of local transportation. The town is very quaint and small. The best way to get around locally is on foot. Visitors can truly take in the beauty of Dhanaulti this way. However, local taxis and buses are available to explore different areas of the town and areas in and around Dhanaulti.