The Clock tower which is locally known as the ghanta ghar is a very famous tourist attraction in Dehradun. It's construction began in the year 1948 with the foundation stone being laid by Sarojini Naidu and was completed in 1953, when it was inaugurated by Lal Bahadur Shastri. It is a renowned landmark of the city and was built by the British before India got its independence. It has six faces and a gold plate on top of the tower which has the names of all the freedom fighters who fought for the independence of the country. This landmark is located approximately 29 kilometers from the Dehradun International Airport and just 2 kilometers from the Dehradun Railway station.If you intend to visit Dehradun, it is a good idea to stay at hotels near Clock tower Dehradun as this area is situated in the center of the city. Hotels here come with all modern amenities and provide free Wi-Fi, complimentary breakfast and delicious food. Hotels in Dehradun near clock tower are situated close to all the tourist spots, shopping and entertainment areas of the city. Some of the most popular tourist attractions include the Dehradun zoo, Kalanga monument, Regional science, and the Forest Research Institute. Some of the other places you can visit are the Tapkeshwar Temple, Mindrolling Monastery, Central Braille Press, and the Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology.It is impossible to get bored in Dehradun as it is chock-full of shopping options, out of the world resorts and cafes serving up sumptuous world cuisine. Salt and Craving, Yak and Yeti are two of the best restaurants in the area, serving all types of dishes. Kwality sweets and the Ellora bakery are known for sweets and savories. For shopping, you can go to the Pacific Mall, the largest in the area and shop till you drop. The Tibetan market and Paltan Bazaar are also good for getting bargain deals. For entertainment, you can visit one of the many multiplexes around Dehradun and catch the latest Bollywood and Hollywood hits.
“Nice and comfortable stay with family. It was good 3 days stay with wife and 3 kids,
They have Clean and spacious room to accommodate a good size family.
Hotel has a Cooperative staff to assist you in time of need.“
“Though it was a short trip yet I enjoyed the comfortable stay at Ajanta. Room Services were quick. Well mannered crew with their ever smiling face. Always ready & willing to help & serve. Wud like to stay here again. Thanx“
“Best for a family trip, location and room are good, food service is good
For couples it's is good to stay in dehradhun
Location of hotel is located in a prime location in dehradhun markets are close to the hotel“
“The staff was really friendly and amazing.
The rooms were fabulous and well maintained taking into consideration of the age of the property.
The location is great and we got everything closeby (Shopping, food, theater, mall and more) and it is located at the main road. The hotel also got a party hal“ l and a backyard which is a plus point. the balcony was the greatest advantage which even the big hotels wouldn't provide. its got 24 hours hot water as well as 24 hours heating for the room.
-Cruiser43725083721, 27 Feb 2019
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