Uttrakhand is formerly known as Uttaranchal and often referred as” Devabhumi” means Land of Gods due to numerous Hindu temples and pilgrimage found throughout the state. The state is divided in two regions Garhwal and Kumaon and its capital is Dehradun. Once you are in Uttrakhand you get a chance to explore the land of myths, magic and majestic beauty of striking Himalayan ranges. The mesmerizing beauty of Uttrakhand will leave you awestruck so while you are on a visit to Uttrakhand make sure to visit Valley of flower, Kedarnath wildlife Sanctuaries, Nanda Devi National Park, Rajaji National Park and not miss the Jim Corbett National park. The state is also famous for many adventure sports activities like trekking, snowboarding, ice skating, White water rafting, kayaking, Canoeing, water sailing and many more. It is moreover here where the Holy Ganga finds its origin before making its way to other Indian states. The four holy Pilgrimage sites for Hindus –Gangotri, Yamunotri, Badrinath and Kedarnath are also located here and that is why it’s more of culutural and religious destination.