A bifurcated state of Uttar Pradesh , bordered by Haryana , Himachal & Delhi in the west , uttranchal is covered with dense Alpine forests which shelter wildlife species, the prominent hill station Nainital & Corbett National park come under the Kumaon region, the other hill stations are Mussorie that offers a majestic view of the Shivalik ranges and the Doon valley, Kausani providing a 350 km wide view of the Himalayas a number of temples dotting the hills makes it is a perfect place for a holiday.