Deepak Mehta
Traveler, Founder uttarakhandtraveller.com
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I am Deepak Mehta, I have co-founded Uttarakhand Traveller. A native from Bageshwar, Uttarakhand. A visioner to build something in the interest of Uttarakhand, to be precise, its rich but diminishing culture and rich tourism. I love to analyse and write my views on various subjects of Uttarakhand. So, here I am, blogging and reaching out to people.

Top Articles by Deepak

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How to choose a trek?

Choosing a trek for yourself to do this season can be tricky. $image$ Well, I think it depends upon a lot of things and I try to put a few factors to help you decide that. For the first timers. If it's your first time on planning a trek in mountains, go easy. You can do difficult ones as well, but its step by step process if you really want to get into it. You should plan on going to ...

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Why Should you go to trek with us?

Young, energetic and educated guide or trek leader. Uttarakhand Traveller comprises of people who are graduate of Delhi University, Bachelor of Technology and English Literature. We strong believe trekking and travelling in high altitude and mountains really give a lot of messages, we have been here because we wanted to be here, its more than a profession for us. Budgeted travelling and trekking. Since we have been students and we understand how each of us really did save through a ...

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जो छूटा पहाड़ तो पाने को क्या जो हुआ

मैं अ्‍यटी छेत्र में काम करता हूँ। हज़ारो पहाड़ी युवाकों की तरह पेट पालने पहाड़ छोड़ आया और फिर दिल्ली का ही हो गया। तीन दिन पहले मै दोपहर में खाना खाने एक रेस्टोरेंट में गया, उसका मालिक कुछ दिन पहले मनसरोवर यात्रा करके आया था। मुझे उसने बोला "भाई जी, स्वर्ग के दर्शन हो गए"। मैं शांत अनजान बने उसके यात्रा के किस्से सुनता रहा फिर मैंने यूँही पूछ लिया कि "यात्रा के दौरान उत्तराखंड में कहाँ कहाँ घूमे?" ...

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Gairsain be the capital of Uttarakhand?

Why Gairsain be capital of Uttarakhand? Is Dehradun not beautiful enough? Dehradun is resourceful in terms of education , healthcare and services. Then there should be no doubts that it is much better than a 'village like town' like Gainsain, which has just 4 banks and just 1 ATM, No reliable hospital, nearest hospital is 2 hours far, in Srinagar. Condition of roads in Gairsain is very downside as compared to other parts of the state. I am supposing you ...

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Road Accidents in Uttarakhand - A continued disgrace.

A week ago , the month of June started with a black day in Uttarakhand's history as a bus which was 28 seated filled in with 30 more people to its capacity numbering 58 people, plunged into a 60-meter-deep gorge in Dhumakot tehsil of Pauri Garhwal district resulting in 48 deaths and 10 injured. Before this an accident took away the life of a popular singer named Pappu Karki. On 5th may, 20 tourists visiting Kedarnath temple got just saved ...

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Pappu Karki - The voice we will remember

It has been more than 2 days now, we have still been trying to fake the bitter reality that took every Uttarakhandi music lover by immense gloom. While, scrolling down on the regular groups on facebook, I saw photos of accident, this was not so unusual as hilly roads are accident prone. But when I saw same photographs multiple time, I was forced by my intention to read the description and it swept the floor off my feet. I never ...