Capital: Nainital (Judiciary), Dehradun
Location: in the northern part of India
Popular Hill stations: Almora, Bhimtal, Munsiyari, Mussorie, Nainital, Pithoragarh, Ranikhet, Chopta, Valley of Flowers, Joshimath and Lansdowne
Temperature: Summers - March to June 20°c - 35°c Monsoon – July to Sep 15°c - 25°c Winter – Oct to Feb 3°c - 15°c
Nainital: Nainital is a popular hill station in the Indian state of uttarakhand headquarters of Nainital District in the Kumaon Foothills of the outer Himalayas. Situated at an altitude of 2,084 meters (6,837 ft) above sea level. Summer 15 to 30°C, Winter 0 to 24°C
Ranikhet: Ranikhet within sight of the western peaks of the Himalayas Ranikhet, which means Queen's meadow in Hindi, gets its name from a local legend, which states that it was here, that Raja Sudhardev won the heart of his queen, Rani Padmini, who subsequently chose the area for her residence, giving it the name, Ranikhet
Corbett: "Jim" Corbett (25 July 1875 in Nainital, India - 19 April 1955 in Nyeri, Kenya) was a legendary British Hunter and Tracker-turned-conservationist, author and naturalist, famous for hunting a large number of man-eating tigers and leopards in India.
Mussoorie: This Hill Station, situated in the foothills of the Garhwal Himalayan ranges, is also known as the Queen of the Hills. The adjoining town of Landour is considered part of 'greater Mussoorie.
Haridwar: Haridwar is regarded as one of the seven holiest places to Hindus. According to the Samudra manthan, Haridwar along with Ujjain, Nashik and Prayag (Allahabad) is one of four sites where drops of Amrit, the elixir of immortality, accidentally spilled over from the pitcher while being carried by the celestial bird Garuda.