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Tehri is a famous tourist destination, located in the Tehri Garhwal district of Uttarakhand. It is also known as New Tehri and is presently serving as the district headquarters. The most important tourist attraction of Tehri is the Tehri Dam, one of the world’s largest hydroelectric projects harnessing waters of two important rivers of the Himalayas namely Bhagirathi and Bhilangana. Throughout the year, a large number of tourists visit Tehri to see the Tehri Dam, which is the most popular tourist attraction of this place. Tourists planning a trip to Tehri can also visit Buda Kedar. The Shiva temple at Buda Kedar is famous for its Shivaling, the biggest in Northern India.

Tehri is developing into a popular tourist spot in Uttrakhand because of its wonderful temperature and gorgeous climate. In winter Tehri is covered with snowfall which make the place look more beautiful, visitor who loves snowfall loves to visit Tehri.

Place to Visit in Tehri

  1. Mussoorie
  2. Tehri dam
  3. Devprayag
  4. Chamba

Travel Route From Delhi

  • By road Delhi to tehri lake = 297.5 km

    Traveling time Approx. 4hours 59 minutes


Can vary around

  • 18°C – 34°C in summers
  • 6°C – 18°C in winters,

Best Time To Visit

  • Summer (March to May) because in summer time the weather is very beautiful
  • Winter snowfall (november to February) this time period is best to visit if you love snowfall