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.
Murthal is famous with foodie travellers who hire taxis all the way from Delhi and Chandigarh to eat parathas and drink lassi at famous dhabas like Sukhdev ka Dhaba. Millions of Indians and foreign travellers stop at Murthal during their Delhi to Chandigarh trips to taste the delicious food. It is an ideal travel destination for 1 or 2 day trips which can be covered from Delhi in one way or return trip in comfortable taxi rides.