Dakpathar is a place of natural beauty in the western
hills. The additional infrastructural facilities provided here under the Yamuna hydel scheme has enhanced the tourist potential of this spot. The Tourist Rest House with swimming pool provides comfortable accomodation for tourists who wish to stay longer at this scenic locale.
Dakhpathar is 45 km from
Dehradun. Regular bus services connect the place with Dehradun. The buses can be boarded from Dehradun at the Parade Ground or Highway Bus Stand, near the Railway Station.