Tehri is a city in tehri Garhwal district of Uttarakhand state. New Tehri is a modern town spread over an altitude from 1550-1950 mts above the sea level. New Tehri is the district headquarters of Tehri Garhwal district. It is situated at a distance of 16 km from Old Tehri. The most important attaraction of Tehri is the Tehri Dam, It is one of the world's largest Hydroelectric project and provides 1000 MW electricity. The Dam is constructed in between of two famous rivers Bhagirathi and Bhilangana.
The old Tehri lies under the Water and now New Tehri is a modern town, overlooking the gigantic lake and the Tehri Dam. New Tehri is a planned town, constructing when the dam built. Now a day the Dam is developed as a popuolar tourists destination because of its plesent wather and cool environment. The town New tehri received snowfall during Winters. The Tehri lake provides the facilities of Boating and other activities perform here are Paragliding and Kyaking.
Tehri is surrounding by Greenery, Hills, most attractine Tehri dam, Tehri lake, Green forest and pleasent wather all these makes Tehri a popular tourist destination and a perfact weekend Gateway. you can enjoy your Picnic here with your family. Tehri has many Sightseeing location, famous picnic spots for a memorable vacation in New Tehri.
Summer Season: April is the beginning month of summer in Tehri to till the end of June. The maximum temprature is 38 degree celsius to minimum 25 degree celsius. Summer is moderate hot in Tehri.
Winter Season: October is the starting month of Winters to till the end of january. October to january are months experience a maximum temprature is 15 degree celsius and minimum temprature is zeroo degree. Winters in tehri are cool and you need to carry woolen clothes during the winter. you can enjoy the tehri during the winter season. snowfall are received in winter.
Monsoon Season: The monsoon month in tehriare July and August. During these months you will experience to high rainfall.
Tehri Dam: Tehri dam is one of the Asia's largest and highest dam. The dam is serves as the world's largest hydroelectrical project and provides more than 1000 MW hydroelectricity. The dem is constructed of two great rivers of the Himalayas - Bhagirathi and Bhilangana. It is one of the significant attraction of Tehri Garhwal Region and situated at a distance of 18.3 km from New Tehri Town. Tehri lake is an ideal weekend getaway destination for tourist to enjoy with family and friends and also enjoy the boating in the lake. The dam construction was started in 1978 and completed in 2006.
Kirti Nagar: Kirti nagar is a small town located at tehri Gharwal districts. This town is situated on the banks of holy Alakhnanda river. The town Kirti nagar is situated at a distance of 4 km from Srinagar and 78 km from New tehri. A historical Lord Shiva temple is located at Devprayag near to the Kirtinagar.
Chandrabadani Temple: This temple is also dedicated to maa parvati and one of the Shakti Peeths. It is believed that Maa Sati's torso fell here when lord Shiva was carrying away her burned body. If you visit in the month of April, a fair is organised by the temple management. This fair attract visitor from all around india. Situated at a distance of 101 km from New Tehri at an eleavation of 2277 nts above the sea level. There is no idol of Goddess sati present in the main shrine and only a shree Yantra carved on a flat stone is being worshipped in the main shrine. The temple is decorated with white tiles and marble floor.
Chamba: Chamba is a famous and Beautiful hill station and attractive tourist spot and lies on the Bhagirathi River. Chamba is surrounding by dense Forest where you can go for Picnics and Adventures. Situated about 18 km from New tehri at an elevation of 1767 mts above the sea level and famous for its clear views of Himalayan and Bhagirathi River. Offered panoramic view of Snow capped peak, Greenery, Nature Beauty and Sacred view of the Bhagirathi River.
Ghansali: Situated at a distance of 59 kms from New Tehri at an elevation of 976 mts above the sea level. Ghansali is lies on the confluence of Bhilangana and Bal Ganga River. A historical Hanuman Temple is located at Ghansali, offered splended beauty of Bhilangana river and dense forest. Every year a fair is organised at Hanuman Temple.
Pantwari Village: It is the base camp for Nag Tibba trek, located in Dhanaulti Tehsil in Tehri Garhwal District. Situated at a distance of 140 km from Rishikesh and 95 km from Dehradun and 131 km from New Tehri. Pantwari is a small village offered various species of birds, colours of nature, mountain peaks, Oak and Rhododendron trees.
Dhanaulti: Dhanaulti is a hidden Jewel of Himalayas. It is just 44 km from Tehri. Dhanaulti is a small town untouched by many of the tourist. Dhanaulti is Surrounding with Alpine forest of Deodar, Rhoadodendron and Oak Trees and offered plesent weather throughout the year. The woods, Cool environment, Scenic valley, Lovely weather and enchanting views of Snow capped peaks of himalayan. Situated on the Mussoorie - Chamba Route.
Mussoorie: Mussoorie is located about 71 km from Tehri at an elevation of 2005 mts above the sea level. Mussoorie is a charming hill station and visited by thousand of visitors every year. Main attraction of the town are- Kempty falls, mall road, Gun Hill, bhatta falls. Popular as the "Queen of the hills", rich in flora and fauna, Green Hills all these makes Mussoorie a perfect tourist Destination.
Surkhanda Devi Temple: Surkhanda Devi Temple is one of the 51 shakti Peeths of India. The temple is situated around 8 km from Dhanaulti and 22 km travel from Chamba at an elevation of the 3030 mts above the sea level. It is a mythological legend of Lord Shiva and Sati. The temple can be reched by an easy trek of 2 km on foot through dense verdant forest. The temple is holdes importance among the Devotees. Offered panoramic view of the snow capped peak and nature beauty.
Devprayag: It is the confluence of two mighty Rivers Bhagirathi and Alaknanda making its water holier. It is one of the five conluence of the Alaknanda River and the orgain of ganga river. Situated at a distance of 64 km from New tehri at a distance of 472 mts above the sea level. Devprayag is a home of Pundits of Badrinath Dham.
Rishikesh: Ideal place for White Water river rafting and camping. It is comer under the Shivalik Range of the Himalayan. Situated at a distance of 76 km from tehri Garhwal. Rishikesh is the home of numerious temples and one of the busiest places of Uttarakhand.
Kanatal: Situated at a distance of 35 km from Tehri Garhwal at an elevation of 8500 mts above the sea level and lies on the Mussoorie - Chamba Road. Kanatal is picturesque location surrounding with amidst Forest and Lush Fruit Orchard. It is one of the best winter destination and also a ideal palce for camping. One can visit the apple orchards, Rhodoendrons, Pithoraghar and nature beauty. Adventure lovers can visit Kodia Jungle located about 1 km from Kanatal.
Uttarkashi: Uttarkashi is a picturesque location well connected by Motorable roads with major destination of India. Situated at a distance of of 78 kms from Tehi at an elevation of 1352 mts above the sea level. Nehru Institute of Mountaineering is situated in Uttarkashi, it is the reputated mountainneering Institute and lies on the bank of Holy Bhagirathi River.
Chandrabadni: Chandrabadni Temple is dedicated to Goddess Sati, wife of lord Shiva. According to the legend torso of Goddess parvati was felt here when the lord Shiva was carrying her. The temple is one of the siddha peetha and holdes an importance among the Devotees. Thousand of Devotees are visit here throughout the year.
Sem Mukhem: Sem Mukhem Temple is dedicated to Nag Raja and located at an elevation of 2903 mts above the sea level. The temple holds esteemed respect and immense importance among the people of Tehri District. One can take an easy trek of 7 kms to sem commences from Khamba Khal which is well accessible by Motorable roads. Accommodation at sem Mukhem is provided by the pandits of the Mukhem Village.
Khatling Glacier: One of the massive glaciers situated in the Garhwal district of Uttarakhand. The trek to Khatling Glacier is moderate Commencing from Ghuttu situated at a distance of 62 km from Tehri. One can reach Kedarnath via Gangi, Khatling Glacier, Shastra Tal, Masar Tal and vasuki.
By Air: The Jolly Grand Airport is the nearest Airport to Tehri and situated at a distance of 91 km from tehri. The Airport is well connected to delhi with daily flights. Taxis are easily available to tehri from Jolly Grand Airport. Tehri is well connected by motorable roads with jolly Grand Airport.
By Train: Rishikesh is the nearest Airport to Tehri. Rishikesh is well connected by railway network with major destination of Uttarakhand and india. Tehri is well connected by motorable road with Rishikesh. Taxis and buses are easily available from Rishikesh to Tehri.
By Road: Buses are easily available from ISBT Kashmiri gate to tehri. Tehri is well connected by motorable road with major destination of Uttarakhand and northen state of india. Buses and Taxis are easily available to tehri from major destination of Uttarakhand.
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