The Char Siddhs. Comprised of a group of four temples around Dehradun : Lakshman Siddh (along the Dehradun-Rishikesh road 12 km from Dehradun), Kalu Siddh (near Baniyawala), Manak Siddh (near Shimla Bypass Road) and Madu Siddh (near Premnagar). Small temples in scenic and as yet unspoilt locales. It is commonly believed that visitng all four Siddhs in a single day will fulfill a devotee's wishes.
30.333577.98161 Chetwoode Hall, Dehradun-Chakrata Road. The Indian Military Academy. A charming little museum housing collections of 20th century military artifacts.
30.32434178.0418432 Clock Tower, Rajpur Road (Rajpur and Gandhi Roads crossing). Built by the British, this remains the icon of the downtown area.
30.32278.07713 The Gurkha Fort, Tapovan Forest Area.
30.38039377.980874 Jaspal Rana Shooting Range. Majhon- Paunda, Via Nanda Ki Chowki, Premnagar, Dehradun
30.3540978.082285 The Kalinga War Memorial, Sahastradhara Road. The only war memorial of its kind in the world which was erected by the British to honour their foe, the Gurkhas (or the Gorkhas).
30.51789477.8438756 Kalsi. Small town located in the Dehradun District with ancient monuments such as The Edicts_of_Ashoka
30.26155577.9969387 Mindrolling Monastery, 3 Budha Temple Rd, New Basti, Clement Town, ☎ +91 135 264-0556, +91 135 264-0968. A large Buddhist monastery in the Tibetan Nyingma tradition.
30.343977.99948 The Forest Research Institute Museums, Howard Rd. Lavish environs and one of the largest institutes of its kind. Guided tours available. Open:9AM-1PM and 2:30PM–5:30PM. Admission free. Museum entry ₹25, covers 6 halls. Photography permitted in the compound but not in the museum halls.
30.31798278.0319959 Ram Rai Darbar, Jhanda Mohalla. Built by Guru Har Rai's son, it attracts many Sikh pilgrims from the nearby state of Punjab. Admission is free and non-Sikhs are welcome.
30.31649478.03219110 RIMC (Rashtriya Indian Military College). RIMC is one of the finest schools in India for training young men to become a part of the Indian Armed Forces
30.37590278.06091911 Robber's Cave (Also known as Guchchu Pani) (situated at a distance of eight km from the city center). Robber's cave is a beautiful picnic spot. On display here is one of nature's strange phenomena; a stream of water goes underground here and reappears a few metres away. The cave is surrounded by hills and is a beautiful getaway for those looking for peace and quiet of the hills.
30.379978.0875112 Sai Darbar Temple, 109 Rajpur Road, IAS Officers Colony, Hathibarkala Salwala. This place of worship holds a high spiritual value, and is thus visited by tourists across the country.
30.3854478.1265313 Sahastradhara. Around 14 km from Dehradun is the cold Sulphur water spring called Sahastradhara. The spring is believed to have exceptional medicinal value and the dripping caves and a bath in the Baldi River near the spring are said to rejuvenate the body and soul.
30.357363778.016505314 Tapkeshwar Temple, Garhi Cantt. An ancient temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, Tapkeshwar is situated on the banks of a rivulet.
30.13018778.32305615 Tapovan, Rajpur Road. According to legend, Guru Dronacharya had done penance here.
30.32853378.01329516 Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology. Another place worth a visit is the Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology. It is the best center on Himalayan geology in the country and has done some pioneering work in the field. A museum displaying the geological diversity of the sub-continent is the center of attraction here and a must see for all those visiting the institute.