Dehradun has a splendid yet unpredictable weather. You cannot really guess all the time by the gesture of the clouds in Doon that what is actually brewing up there. The scorching heat may sometimes turn into soothing breeze. The blue sky might turn murky in just some couple of minutes, and happiness might drizzle down if the weather gods show their generosity on the beautiful Doon valley. And Oh! what if your treated with hailstorms to feel the chill, its gonna be a jolly day in Doon. At times you might even find the rainbow gazing at you with being so vibrant. When it rains in the Valley the thrill that prevails in the youth is quiet contagious. So keeping in mind the enthusiasm that the gurgling clouds give you’ll, here are some things you should be doing on a rainy day in Dehradun that are both exciting and blissful.
1. Tea at Hill Top
We all know how picturesque and serene the hills get when it pours in the mountains, and living in a town where the Queen of Hills is just an hour drive away, what a blessing it is. Choose your companion and pick up your Honda Activa because as it is the signature ride of the town and get set ready to have a detour uphill at your favourite Maggie point and if its early in the morning, then you will have a peaceful day with all the happy feelings.
A petrichor with darkened skies and the sparkling thunders are all the after effects of the wet weather. It is a perfect opportunity to perk up your photography skill. With the Doon Valley smelling as fresh as a daisy and the streets covered with the colours of the sky, you will not have to work really hard to get a good picture on a rainy day in Dehradun. The best part is to travel to FRI in Dehradun to get some exquisite pictures. So roll the films in your camera and give your best shots and make the most out of the rainy days in Doon.
3. Please your Tongue
All Doonites love dumpling, Maggie and Bund Tikki. It is now considered more of a staple food for the people in the town. The mere thought of being at the hill top and gorging on to these heavenly delights makes me drool. So how incredible would it be if you travel to the mountains and sit at a cozy place with your friends or beloved and have meaningful chats with delicious delicacies of your hometown.
4. A treat for the Caffein-ites
Many people in town are coffee lovers. So the downpour can be an excuse for them to hit the road and drive at their favourite coffee house and sip on to a cup of decaffeinated elixir (that is what they call it). There are a number of coffee houses in town in every area, but if you’re devoted to a single place then ride on.
5. Stress Buster
In the weather of divinity travelling till the Mahadev temple in Dehradun can be an utter delight. Many of the folks bid goodbye to their stress by availing Babaji-Ki-Booti or Somras. If you’re living in the capital of a Himalayan state then you get the opportunity to catch up with the trends prevailing in the town. So no loud shout outs but an evening high on tranquillity in the wet weather of Dehradun, is very divine folks.
If you loved the suggestion and you have already been doing it on a rainy day in Dehradun, then you can surely relate this with your experience and if there are anymore suggestions that you guys have in order to make a rainy day in Dehradun absolutely thrilling, then do share in the comments below, we will be glad to hear from you’ll.