Kanatal is a small village in Uttarakhand, India. The Kanatal place is famous for its scenic beauty and lush green pine forests. Kanatal heights are located 78 km from Dehradun, 38 km from Mussoorie and 12 km from Chamba. There are many more to visit in Kanatal heights are:
Eco Park Dhanaulti is a hill station situated in the foothills of the Garhwal Himalayan range.
The Divisional Forest Officer (DFO) and citizens of Dhanaulti developed this park, which houses the deodar trees. There are two Eco-parks about 200 m apart, Amber and Dhara.
The summer temperatures in the town, ranging from 20 °C to 25 °C. In winter temperatures remain between 7 °C and -1 °C.
Fee: Children – Rs.10
Adults – Rs. 15
Exploration Time: 3 hr
Surkanda Devi Temple is located in Uniyal village, Dhanaulti, Tehri district, Uttarakhand, India. It is located 6.7 kilometres from Dhanlatti and 22 km from Chamba. People have to travel by foot 3 Kms from village Kaddukhal to reach this temple. Surkanda Devi temple is about 2,757 meters high of the sea level. Surkanda Devi is an ancient temple of Hindus. It is dedicated to Goddess Durga. Surkanda Devi temple is surrounded by dense forest. From this place the beautiful view of the Himalayas in the north. And the beautiful views of the cities of Dehradun and Rishikesh in the south.
Timings: Summer: 05:00 am to 07.00 pm
Winter: 07:00 am to 05.00 pm
The prime attractions of Kanatal are Kodia Jungle. This Jungle is a paradise for photographers and nature lovers. Kodia Jungle is famous for several natural springs. Barking deer, wild boar ghorals and musk deer are some of the animals found in this jungle. It is an easy trek of say 5 to 6 km almost 1km from Kanatal en route Chamba. Jeep safari is available to visit the jungle.
Entry: No fee
Uttarakhand is the Land of Rivers and mountains. It comes in exitance when the construction of Teri Dam began in 1978. Tehri was a small town situated on the confluence of Bhagirathi and Bhilangna Rivers in Uttarakhand. Tehri city is an ancient place and it is one of the most sacred cities in India. The diverse nature of the Hindu religion has attracted foreign visitors from all around the world. Travellers always charm to Tehri Gharwal.