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Thano Forest

Thano Forest is located 18 km from Dehradun. It lies in the mountain slopes of Garhwal and Lachhiwala –Phanduwala. It is the only forest link between the Siwalik and Himalayan ranges in the valley. Lush green, dense sal trees are found in plenty here. There are numerous perennial sources of water as well as swamps. Song River flows close by.

Kalu Sidth Temple located here. Thano forest is an ideal place for bird-watchers and nature lovers. Raipur, Jolly Grant, Motichur and Kaluwala, are the nearby villages. Trekking and mountaineering are organized here. Forest Rest House is available for stay.

The nearest airport is Jolly Grant Airport and the nearest railway access is at Dehradun.

Updated on 30th June, 2015
District: Dehradun


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