INDIA CROSSING THE RIVER GANGES Uttaranchal is a state of natural beauty and some of the untouched and un spoilt natural places such nainital; valley of flowers; dehradun; himalaya; kausani etc. Also famous for it's lakes; mountains; forests; national parks; santuries and is also a favorite destination of wildlife lovers. The State is carved out of Uttar Pradesh was formed on November 9th; 2000 as the 27th state of the Indian Union. International borders touched by the border of state are Tibet; Nepal Neighbour states are Himachal Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh