Dehradun Airport also known as Jolly Grant Airport is a domestic airport located about 30 km southeast of Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India. Nestled in the foothills of the Himalayas, the airport resumed commercial operations on 30 March 2008 after a runway extension to accommodate larger aircraft. A new terminal building was inaugurated in February 2009. Located 15 km from Rishikesh, and 30 km from Haridwar, the airport allows easy access to the region. It is approximately a 20 minutes drive to Rishikesh and 60 minutes to Haridwar and Dehradun.
There are many beautiful and picturesque places in Dehradun. Some places worth visiting are Ram Rai Darbar, Tiger Falls, Tapkeshwar Temple, Robber’s Cave, Shiv Shakti Bhawan Mandir, Laxman Siddh, Chetwoode Hall, Tibetan Buddhist Temple, Subir Raha Oil Museum, Sahastradhara, Dak Pather, Sai Darbar Temple, Crossroads Mall, Mindrolling Monastery, The Fun Valley, the Kalinga War Memorial, Bhatta Falls, MDDA Park, Triveni Ghat and Wildlife Institute of India.
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