The snowy heaven of Uttarakhand proudly showcases the untouched beauty of the glaring Himalayas. The sleepy hill towns and the charming hill stations of Uttarakhand blanketed with snow are a treat to the eyes. Many tourists from all around the world come here to take a break from their weary lives and spend some time amidst the scenic grandeur of the hills. The comforting weather, the mist kissed pines, the melodious silence and the dusty mountains make the passage worthwhile.
During winters many popular hill stations of Uttarakhand like Mussoorie, Kanatal, Dhanaulti, Auli, Nainital, Munsiyari etc. are flooded with tourists who come here to see the snow. Some of the famous snowfall places in Uttarakhand that can be easily reached from Delhi are Chopta–Tungnath, Chakrata, Pauri, Chamba, Nag Tibba etc. Places with snow in Uttarakhand lures people from Delhi, Dehradun and other nearby cities to spent some time in the Himalayan hinterland.
When it snows in Uttarakhand, the hills become white washed and the trees wrap themself in snow white coats. The roads are camouflaged by thick sheet of snow and one can can’t resist from making snow balls and notoriously throwing them on their pals. Many tourists who visit Uttarakhand during winter season relish the snowy treat offered by the hills.
It’s probably the best time to get out and feel the chills of the biting cold winter wind. Also, to be a little childish and build snow men from the dry snow. One can relax and savour a cup of coffee by the fireplace while watching the mountains paint itself in all shades of white. Famous tourist places in Uttarakhand like Auli, Chopta, Dhanaulti etc. offer opportunity to try your hand at the snow adventure sports like ice skating, skiing, snow trekking, etc. In the recent years, skiing has become popular in places like Auli, Munsiyari, Dayara Bugyal and Mundali where the slopes are perfect for the tourists to ski in.