Dehradun is the capital of the Indian state of Uttarakhand, near the Himalayan foothills. At its core is the 6-sided Ghanta Ghar clock tower. To the southwest is Paltan Bazaar, a busy shopping area. Just east is the Sikh temple Gurdwara Nanaksar, topped with ornate white and golden domes
Jolly Grant airport is the nearest airport to reach Dehradun that is approximately 22 km far from city’s heart.
The major railway station is Dehradun Railway Station which is in the heart of the city.
The major bus terminal of the city is ISBT Dehradun and connects to Delhi, Mussoorie, Haridwar and Rishikesh.
The best way to discover a city is to take to the road yourself. NH-72 provides a great connectivity to the city.