Dehradun is in the Doon Valley on the foothills of the Himalayas nestled between two of India's mightiest rivers — the Ganges on the east and the Yamuna on the west. The exciting places to visit in Dehradun are Forest Research Institute, Tibetan Buddhist Temple, Robber's Cave, Mindrolling Monastery, Sai Darbar Temple, Tapkeshwar Temple, Chetwoode Hall (Indian Military Academy), Sahastradhara,Bhatta Falls. Paltan Bazaar is also an added attraction for shoppers. The city is famous for its picturesque landscape and slightly milder climate and provides a gateway to the surrounding region.
Alwar is also famous for its Olive plantation in Tinkirudi. Alwar is also known by the name "Matsya-Nagar. This placed it in last position in alphabetically ordered lists, so a king changed the spelling to "Alwar" to bring it to the top. Alwar is famous for variety of Ayurvedic and Unani Medicinal Products.