Dehradun is famous as education hub. Not only for India, but people form all around the world come to Dehradun valley to get good education. So, why am i telling you this? you are here because you wanted to know some good places to visit in Dehradun. The place i am going to suggest you this time is one of the landmark education hub of Dehradun, and due to architectural design and natural beauty it is also counted as one of the best place to visit in Dehradun. Yes! i am talking about FRI (Forest Research Institute).
It is a deemed university in itself, but this place is more popular among people as a tourist place rather than a college. Ask any doon guy to suggest you top 5 places to visit in Dehradun, and 95% will definitely put FRI in their top 5 list.
FRI Dehradun Timings, Ticket Price And Images
FRI has gained a lot of fame in some recent years when it was featured in some of the big hit movies like student of the year. Since then the rate of tourist visiting this institute has increased significantly. If you want to spend your day in a peaceful place where you can get some knowledge and have fun, then FRI is surely your destination for today.
|FRI Dehradun Address:
Chakarata Rd, New Forest, P.O, Indian Military Academy, Dehradun, Uttarakhand 248006
|FRI Dehradun contact no. 0135-275 6160|
|FRI Dehradun Timings
FRI Dehradun opening time : 9 Am
FRI Dehradun closing time: 6 PM
|FRI Dehradun ticket price 2019 / FRI Dehradun entry fees 2019
For Adults – Rs. 10 per head
For children less than 10 years old the entry is free of cost.
|FRI Dehradun car and bike parking ticket price 2019
For two wheeler / bike – free
For four wheeler / car – free
What is there in FRI?
It is said that the they have not used any cement between the bricks in making of the buildings of FRI, instead they have used Ragi and sugar syrup to fill the gap between the bricks and make them stick together. Beside the architectural significance, there is a big garden where you can spend joyful time with you family members and friends, and they have 5 museum related to different subjects like botany.
How to reach FRI?
you can take the direct bus from ISBT which will leave you directly in front of the gates of FRI, or you can prefer to take vikrams.