Dhanaulti is a hill station known for its quiet environs amidst the alpine forests of Deodar, Rhododendron and Oak. It provides excellent views of the snow capped Himalayan ranges. It is the launching point for numerous treks into the snow-capped Himalayas, especially to the Tehri region of Garhwal.
By Air: Nearest airport is Jolly Grant Airport, situated 82kms from Dhanaulti.
By Rail: The nearest railhead to Dhanaulti is Dehradun situated at a distance of 60kms.
By Road: Dhanaulti is well connected by motorable roads with major cities of Uttarakhand state. It is situated 325kms from Delhi, 107kms from Rishikesh and 60kms from Dehradun.
Being a small hamlet, the malls of a popular tourist destination are missing, one can buy locally spun shawls from the market there.