Dehradun is the capital city of the Indian state of Uttarakhand. Known for its scenic beauty and rich cultural heritage, it is a popular destination for nature lovers and history buffs. Some of the famous places to visit in Dehradun include Robber’s Cave, Sahastradhara, Tapkeshwar Temple, and Forest Research Institute. Visitors can enjoy adventure activities like trekking, camping, and rafting in the beautiful surroundings of Dehradun. The local food is a blend of Garhwali and North Indian cuisine and must-try dishes include bal mithai, kandalee ka saag, and aloo ke gutke. The city is also famous for its Basmati rice and locally produced pickles and chutneys.