It is 73 kms away from Mussoorie which is a well known hill station in uttarakhand. The previous name was Jaunsar Bawar.The main population is Jaunsari tribes, that�s why it was known Jaunsar Bawar in earlier. It is a cantonment town and the commandos of the special forces are trained here. Chakrata is ideal place for adventure lovers, nature lovers, couples and family vacation.As its not crowed with tourists one can get relaxed and can enj 92 kms. from Dehradun and 73 kms. from Mussoorie at 2118 meters rests Chakrata, once a cantonment town in Brithish India. One look at Chakrata and it becomes clear that it place is blessed to the eternal home of natural beauty. Virgin forests of conifers, rhododendrons and oaks are best suited for long walks. Alongside these forests picturesque village of Jaunsari tribe compliments, and in the overpowering Kharamba peak (3084 mts.) Chakrata has its share of Alps too. On its northern slope is situated Mundali (2776 mts.) where skiing is possible during November to April.
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The Tiger Falls are hidden in the hilly terrains of Chakrata in Uttarakhand, India. It is 98 km from the state capital, Dehradun, 20 km from Chakrata and can be reached by a 5 km trek with rhododendron and oak trees surroundings. At an elevation of 312 ft, it is considered the highest direct waterfall in India
it is located at a distance of 20km from Chakrata. This barrack style FRH surrounded by Japanese cedar is characterized by the stillness and serenity around it.
Ram Tal Horticultural Garden
Ram Tal Horticulture Garden is a small scenic garden situated by the side of a small pond or tal. The beautiful garden provides astounding views of nature. The grasslands and the adjacent beauty makes it s a perfect spot to have picnic with your family and friends. The place is quite and serene. So if you are looking some retreat in mountains, this is your place. Take a nap beneath the lush apple trees. Ram Tal is a place to truly enjoy nature. Ram Tal is located at 12 kms in Mussoorie road from main Chakrata town.