Outdoor Activities in Dehradun

Outdoor activities in Dehradun are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. Dehradun comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of Dehradun and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities Dehradun has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to Dehradun.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in Dehradun:

  1. #1 of 30 Outdoors Activities in Dehradun
    - Used in 2597 itineraries
    Forest Research Institute

    Tags: Educational Site

    Address: P.O. - New Forest, Forest Research Institute, Indian Military Academy, Dehradun, Uttarakhand 248006

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Forest Research Institute, also known as The Imperial Forest Research Institute was established in 1906 to organize and take off forestry research programs in India. It was originally founded by D...Read more

  2. #2 of 30 Outdoors Activities in Dehradun
    - Used in 2812 itineraries
    Robber's Cave

    Tags: Cave, Waterfall, River, Picnic Spot

    Address: Gucchupani, Malsi, Dehradun, Uttarakhand 248003

    Timings: 07:00 am - 07:30 pm Details

    Robber’s Cave is a cave formation located a few kilometres away from the centre of Dehradun. It is locally known as Guchhupani. The interiors of the cave are so beautifully designed that it is h...Read more

  3. #3 of 30 Outdoors Activities in Dehradun
    - Used in 2730 itineraries

    Tags: Temple, Water Body, View Point, River

    Address: Sahastradhara Timilimansingh, Uttarakhand

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Sahastradhara literally means ‘flow of thousand springs’. It is a place where the Baldi River flows through the hilly terrain. History says, it was here that the teacher of the Pandavas an...Read more

  4. #4 of 30 Outdoors Activities in Dehradun
    - Used in 1327 itineraries
    Tapkeshwar Temple

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Picnic Spot

    Address: Tapkeshwar Colony, Dehradun, Uttarakhand 248001

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

    The Tapakeshwar temple which is also known as the Mahadev Temple is situated a few kilometers away from the center of the city. The feature that makes the location more beautiful is its situation on t...Read more

  5. #5 of 30 Outdoors Activities in Dehradun
    - Used in 2202 itineraries
    Mindrolling Monastery

    Tags: Religious Site, Monastery

    Address: 3, Budha Temple Rd, New Basti, Clement Town, Dehradun, Uttarakhand 248002

    Timings: 07:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    The Mindrolling Monastery is one among the 6 major monasteries of the Nyingma School in Tibet. It was founded by Rigzin Terdak Lingpa in 1676. The Mindrolling Monastery in India was re-established by ...Read more

  6. #6 of 30 Outdoors Activities in Dehradun
    - Used in 2202 itineraries
    Chetwode Hall

    Tags: Museum, Educational Site, Memorial, Exhibition

    Address: Indian Military Academy, Uttarakhand- 248001

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Chetwode Hall which is more widely known as the Indian Military Academy was named after the legendary founder of the academy, Field Marshall Sir Philip Chetwode. He founded this hall and academy i...Read more

  7. #7 of 30 Outdoors Activities in Dehradun
    - Used in 1650 itineraries
    Ram Rai Darbar

    Tags: Historical Site, Monument, Architecture

    Address: Darbar Shri Guru Ram Rai Ji Maharaj, Jhanda Moholla, Dehradun- 248001, Uttarakhand, India

    Timings: 05:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    This can be considered as the most important place of the Doon Valley. The name of the valley itself has a link with this place. History says that, Shri Guru Ram Rai Ji, the son of the seventh Guru Sh...Read more

  8. #8 of 30 Outdoors Activities in Dehradun
    - Used in 1328 itineraries
    Wadia Institute Of Himalayan Geology

    Tags: Educational Site

    Address: 33 GMS Road, Dehradun, Uttarakhand- 248001, India

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Wadia Institute of Himalayan geology is an autonomous association of the department of Science & Technology. It was originally established as a small two roomed destination in 1968. This was l...Read more

  9. #9 of 30 Outdoors Activities in Dehradun
    - Used in 1099 itineraries

    Tags: Science Museum, Water Body, River, Nature

    Address: Chakrata Road, Dehradun- 248001, Uttarakhand, India

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Dakpathar, also called Dakpatther or Dak Pather is a small town located in Uttarakhand. It is a place of abundant natural beauty and lush greenery surrounding it. This place is now a luxurious tourist...Read more

  10. #10 of 30 Outdoors Activities in Dehradun
    - Used in 1072 itineraries
    Cafe 82

    Tags: Cafe, Leisure

    Address: 82, Rajpur Rd, Hathibarkala Salwala, Dehradun, Uttarakhand 248001

    Timings: 11:00 am - 11:00 pm Details

    Cafe 82 is located at the famous road (rajpur road) of Dehradun. It  has become very popular hangout place among the local people of Dehradun. Its ambiance takes back to the Victorian Era wh...Read more

  11. #11 of 30 Outdoors Activities in Dehradun
    - Used in 1 itinerary
    Atithi Restaurant

    Tags: Hotel

    Address: Govind Nagar, Race Course, Dehradun, Uttarakhand 248001

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Atithi Restaurant is a restaurant that also serves Indian, Chinese and continental dishes. If you are looking for something well prepared and unique, then look no further.

  12. #12 of 30 Outdoors Activities in Dehradun
    - Used in 44 itineraries
    Redstone Camp

    Tags: Camp

    Address: Near Maldevta Village, Mehenderpur, Dehradun, Uttarakhand 249145

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Redstone camp in Dehradun provides with one of the best camping experience in the city. It offers one of the best views. The clean, peaceful ambience of the camp makes it a perfect weekend destination...Read more

  13. #13 of 30 Outdoors Activities in Dehradun
    - Used in 43 itineraries
    Malsi Deer Park

    Tags: Outdoors, Park, Zoo, Picnic Spot

    Address: Diversion, Mussoorie Rd, Dehradun, Uttarakhand 248009

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Now known as the Dehradun Zoo, the Malsi Deer Park is one of the best places in the country to see deer in its natural habitat. Located at the base of the Shiwalik range, this park is full of wilderne...Read more

  14. #14 of 30 Outdoors Activities in Dehradun
    - Used in 1 itinerary

    Tags: Restaurant

    Address: Vikas Cine Mall, Unit No 21, Ground Floor, Plot No. M. P. 1, Indra Nagar Colony, Dehradun, Uttarakhand 248006

    Timings: 11:00 am - 11:00 pm Details

    Dominos is your pizza hub; they sell tasty pizzas of different flavors. You can get a takeaway here.

  15. #15 of 30 Outdoors Activities in Dehradun
    - Used in 15 itineraries
    Fun N Food Kingdom

    Tags: Water Park, Entertainment, Rides

    Address: Village Kohlupani, Nanda Ki Chawki, Near Prem Nagar, Dehradun, Uttarakhand 248007

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Dehradun may be high up in the mountains, but it also manages to take up the fun level by a very high notch. The Fun N Food Kingdom is undoubtedly one of the best water parks in the city. What makes t...Read more