Sahastradhara literally means 'thousand-fold spring', is one of the most popular tourist destinations located in Dehradun, Uttarakhand. Sahastradhara is famous amongst tourist for beautiful waterfalls and caves. Sahastradhara is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Uttarakhand located on the banks of river Badli. Apart from its scenic beauty, it is also known for the ancient Shiva temple located nearby. Some spiritual attractions near Sahastradhara are Tapkeshwar Mahadev Temple along with Guru Dronacharya's cave, which is known as Drona Guha.
There is a manmade water amusement park offers much water rides.
A ropeway is provided to reach the hilltop in Sahasradhara to find a park and a temple. The view is pleasant from the hilltop.
Opening timings for Sahastradhara
All days of the week:- from 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM
BEST TIME TO VISIT
Idea time for a bath in Sahastradhara is from April-July and it is also the time when Sahastradhara is crowded. Many travelers suggest visiting Sahastradhara during the rainy season and post-monsoon months to have the best beauty of flora and fauna. Waterfalls from cliffs and caves are also looking beautiful in monsoon. Winter has few visitors in Sahatradhara so it is peaceful during winters. Although Sahastradhara can be visited throughout the year so decide according to preference.
Sahastradhara is 14 km from Dehradun city center. Taxis and bus are available for Sahastradhara.
One can easily reach Dehradun by following ways-
By Road- Dehradun can easily be reached by the public and private vehicle as it is well connected with big cities. Dehradun is 270 km from the country capital Delhi.
By Train- Dehradun is connected by regular train services to cities Delhi, Lucknow, Allahabad, Mumbai, Kolkata, Ujjain, Chennai, and Varanasi. The Dehradun Railway Station is located 1-2 kilometers away from the city center.
By Air- Dehradun’s airport is the Jolly Grant Airport, which is located 20 km away from the city center. Air India, Jet Airways, Jet Konnect and Spice Jet have regular flights to Dehradun.