Dehradun : The Adobe of Drona
Dehradun is the interim capital city of Uttarakhand, a state in the northern part of India. Located in the Garhwal region, it lies 236 kilometres (147 mi) north of India’s capital New Delhi and 168 kilometres (104 mi) from Chandigarh. Dehradun is in the Doon Valley on the foothills of the Himalayas nestled between the river Ganges on the east and the river Yamuna on the west.The city is famous for its picturesque landscape and slightly milder climate and provides a gateway to the surrounding region. It is well connected and in proximity to Himalayan tourist destinations such as Mussoorie, and Auli and the Hindu holy cities of Haridwar and Rishikesh along with the Himalayan pilgrimage circuit of Chota Char Dham.
There is a wide range of accommodation available in Dehradun. The following hotels are located close to the conference venue and will offer a special room rate for conference delegates.
Dehradun is the current capital of Uttarakhand state and is located at a distance of 250 km. from New Delhi and can be approached by Rail, Road & Air. Taxi, Bus, Train and air services are available from Delhi. The venue is located near the ISBT, Dehradun and is about 6 Km from the Dehradun Railway station and 25 Km from the Jolly Grant Airport; local taxi services are available. All types of accommodations are available in the town. Dehradun has warm but pleasant climate during the May month.