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Uttarakhand’s Super Natural Tourism to take the world by storm

To lure the tourists coming from all seven continents of the world in search of spirituality, bliss and for getting drenched in the cultural diversity of the state, the Uttarakhand government has decided to come up with a new kind of tourism i.e. “Super Natural Tourism”. In an interview with a leading daily Tourism Minister Satpal Maharaj said that “Now the tourists from all across the globe will be able to see the vivid hues of the folk culture along with the sagas related to the mystic powers of the regional deities”.


Shot of Nanda Devi Fair in Almora taken by Jayray Singh Parmar

Satpal Maharaj told that the tourists will be connected with Jagar and religious players held in Kharsali in Someshwar Mahadev, Timunda in Joshimath, Jakh and Pokhu Devta. Also, New home stays will be opened at Mukhba, Johar, Darma Ghati, Om Parvat and other surreal places in Uttarakhand.

Uttarakhand’s Super Natural Tourism to take the world by storm

Tapovan, Gangotri Valley photo by Vikram Vir Bharti

Other routes to be opened for Kailash Yatra

Satpal Maharaj said that efforts will be made for opening new routes for the Mansarovar Yatra apart from Lipulekh Niti Mana, Nelong and Badahoti. For which a conversation will be held with Defense Minister Arun Jaitley to carve out Mukhba, Bagoli, Harsil and Nelong Valley from the inner line. After which, efforts for opening new routes to Kailash will be taken into consideration.

Uttarakhand’s Super Natural Tourism to take the world by storm

Photo taken at Kedarnath by Debghosh

Maharaj said that now the fairs will be held on a bigger scale, unlike Kullu’s Dussehra Mela. Latu Devta, Goljyu, Pokhu Devta, Nagraja and other divine places will also become a part of the religious tourism. He further added that many foreign entities have shown their interest in investing in the bold religious, supernatural tourism in Uttarakhand.

Src: Hindustan