Robber’s Robbers cave dehradun , one of the places of Dehradun which is filled with spellbinding sightsee and mesmerizing sceneries, which promises a wonderful yet memorable experience.
Dehradun is well known place throughout the world for its scenic beauty and tourist places surrounded by forest and natural sceneries. There are many tourist places in Dehradun which attract people all across the nation some of these tourist places are Dehradun zoo, Lachhiwala, Tapkeshwar Temple, Robbers cave and so on.
People all across the nation come in Dehradun to find peace from their hectic and stressful life. Some of the people just come here to be close to nature. All the tourist places of Dehradun have their own history; some of them even have stories which fascinate visitors a lot.
Robbers cave is one of the famous, most sought tourist places of Dehradun. A lot of people all across the world come here every year to enjoy and find peace in its peaceful, mesmerising ambience. People who want to come here always have some questions in their mind regarding this place. In this article we will try to cover some of the questions people have about Robbers cave.
About Robber’s Cave , Dehradun
Robber’s cave is a cave which is located near Garhi cant, Dehradun. Locals call this place Guchhupani. This place is surrounded by mountains, hills and forest. Robber’s cave is a way between two mountains. In Robber’s cave water flows knee deep, though the level of water rises and decreases according to weather and season. There is also a water fall at the end of the cave in which people take bath and enjoy. There are many shops around Robber’s cave which serve food and drinks (non alcoholic) to visitors. Changing rooms are also available to change cloths after enjoying in waterfall. Parking is also available for two wheeler and four wheelers vehicle.
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Robber’s Cave History
People believe, in British era robbers who used to rob rich people with their belonging like cash, jewellery and other valuable items used to hide them in this cave. This was a perfect hideout for robbers therefore this place is called Robber’s cave. Along with that it is also believed that this place is a home of Lord Shiva.
Best time to visit Robber’s cave Guchhupani
People can visit this place any time except in winter season. Because in winter the water is very cold and the atmosphere is also o cold which sometime makes people uncomfortable. This place can be enjoyed best in Monsoon because of the rise in water level and greenery which surrounds this place. If anyone wants respite from heat and pollution of cities in summer season, this place can be an ideal choice to find some relief from hot weather. People come to Robber’s cave throughout the year but this place gets bit crowded in summer season because of its beauty and sceneries.
Things to do in Robber’s cave
There are plenty of things which people could do while their stay in Robber’s cave. But there are certain things which will suit to certain people. Some of the things which people can do here are :- Picnic, Photography, Trekking, Hiking and so on. This is an ideal place for people who want to enjoy and spend quality time with their loved ones. People can also come here in off season for romantic experience.
Robbers Cave , Dehradun | Ticket Price
There are certain things which people must know prior to plain their trip to Robber’s cave. Here are some of the information which are must to know for tourists.
- Visiting Time : From 7:00 am to 6:00 pm
- Entry Fee: 50 to 100 INR (Parking extra)
- Visit Duration: 4 to 5 hours
Carry extra cloths and towel with yourself so that you wouldn’t have to wear wet cloths. There is a shop which provides bathroom slippers on rent of 10 INR each; if you like you could also carry your own slippers.
Food stalls are also there near Robber’s cave but they usually serves fast food, so if you want to eat heavy meal you must carry your meal with yourself. There are no other shops near robber’s cave so carry all thing things which you need most of the time.
Robber’s cave is a non- alcoholic tourist place so please don’t carry any kind of alcoholic drink, it may also lead you into a trouble as police personals are always stationed there for the safety of people.
Robber’s Cave Distance from ISBT
Anyone can easily reach Robber’s cave. All you need to know is that it is located near Garhi cant, people call Robber’s cave Gucchupani so you better remember this name. The distance to Robber’s cave from Dehradun railway station is not much one can reach Gucchupani in 30 minutes. If you come from ISBT Dehradun, you will take around 40 minutes to reach here. To reach Gucchupani, first you have to board a bus to Anarwala, from there you can take bus or auto to Gucchupani (Robbers Cave).
There are so many places which are near to Robbers cave which you could enjoy along with Robbers cave. Tapkeshwar Temple is one of the nearest places of Robber’s cave. One can go there to have holy experience. There are many temples which have their own historic significance. Along with that one can also visit places like Forest Research Institute, Dehradun zoo, Sahastradhara, MDDA Park and so on. Some of these places are bit far from Robber’s cave but are worthy of your visit.
Tourist place for family in Dehradun
Dehradun has a special place in the heart of tourist who travel here regularly or occasionally. Most of the places or tourist places of Dehradun are known to people but there are certain places which are not known to everyone. Robbers cave is one of them, mostly tourists who travel to Dehradun don’t know about this place and thus miss the opportunity to visit one of the beautiful place on earth. People who are looking for a place where they can be close to nature must come Robbers cave. There are many adventurous activities in which people can participate in Gucchupani. Trekking and Hiking are some of the activities people participate in.