There are innumerable tourist towns that are well connected to Dehradun.
The Himalayan foothills
Nagtibbaten thousand ft - tribal communities.
Jaunpurstunning villages in this area.
Chakrataunspoilt views restricted area for foreign nationals.
Harkidungreat trekking destination with picture postcard views. all round.
Haridwar - a sacred site on the Ganges - a little over one hour by train or road.
Rishikesh - a sacred site.