Adventure Activities

Adventure enthusiasts go for various exciting treks. Dehradun serves as the base camp for a trek to Kempty Falls in Mussoorie. You can also opt to trek to Chakrata that is almost 98 kms from Dehradun. Hathi Paon is about 24 kms from my home and offers variety of treks – popular one being Benong Hill Trek and George Everest Trek. You can reach hathi paon in about 45 minutes from here and if you wish to indulge in any of these treks, pl let me know – I should be able to assist you with relevant logistics, packed lunch etc.
If you love adventure then river rafting is one of the things on the checklist. To have a time of your life, you can plan a day’s trip to Rishikesh (approximately 44 kms) and indulge in white water rafting in the Cold Ganges water.....The experience is guaranteed to be worth its while!

The feeling of getting drenched while facing rapids and flowing with the river current is one that cannot be put in words. Rafting starts from 4 major points – Bramhapuri, Shivpuri , Marine Drive, Kaudiyala and ends at Rishikesh. There are many river rafting camps located at shivpuri, Byasi beach, Bhrampuri and Kaudiyala. Do connect with me and i will be happy to direct you with one of our friends who owns a rafting camp and would be able to organise a trip for you.
If you are a cycling enthusiast, then go for it in Dehradun, as the city offers perfect tracks. Start from Rajpur, along the Old Mussoorie highway, about 20 km further from Old Mussoorie, the incline will start getting steeper, all the way to Mussoorie.
Enjoy golfing in Dehradun at a mini golf course called ‘The Small Putt’ in ‘The Club’ or there is DSOI Golf Clubhouse situated on Vijay Path. Hotel Mathuban also features a mini golf course.
You can enjoy going on a hot air balloon ride in Dehradun, where you will get to see the lush green valleys below, teeming with wildlife.

Buddha Temple


Buddha Temple is a Tibetan monestary, also called as Mindrolling Monastery and was build in 1965 by his eminence the Kochen Rinpoche and few other monks for the promotion and protection of religious & cultural understanding of Buddhism. Built in Japanese architecture style, Buddha Temple complex atmosphere provides a mental peace equal to Buddhist monk. Buddha temple complex was created as one of the four schools of Tibetan religion. This temple complex is known as 'Nyigma' while other schools known as Sakya, Kagyu and Geluk respectively.


This marvelous Buddhism holy place Buddha temple is about 220 feet in height and has five floors enshrine statues of Buddha and Guru Padmasambhava. First three floors provides mesmerizing experience as eye catching ornate wall painting makes everyone stunned. These Lord Buddha life illustrating paintings were painted in pure gold color and about 50 artists took over three years to paint these intricate paintings.


Another major attraction of Buddha temple lies at its fourth floor. Reach out through steep wooden ladder, open circled viewing platform provides amazing 360-degree view of Doon valley. 103 feet statue of Lord Buddha is another main attraction in the temple complex. It is dedicated to the spiritual guru of Tibetan people, Dalai Lama. Visitors also like the tranquil atmosphere of the well maintained beautiful gardens and grass field surrounding the temple. With intricate decoration memory at heart and silent Doon valley view, each visitor experience true essence of Buddhism.


The estimated time of travel from the hotel is 45 minutes.

Please note: Rush hour traffic can increase travel time significantly.

Sahasratra Dhara


Sahasratra Dhara, meaning ‘Thousand Fold Spring’ is a popular tourist destination. The place has an ecstatic beauty of nature where water drips from limestone’s stalactites making the water to be sulphur abundant & thus the place is called as sulphur springs. It is a warehouse of excellent beauty of caves waterfalls & steppe farming by local people. The distance from Lemon Tree Hotel, Dehradun is 5 kms.


The estimated time of travel from the hotel is 20 minutes.

Please note: Rush hour traffic can increase travel time significantly. read more ..

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