The district of Tehri Garhwal stretches from the snow clad Himalayan peaks of Thalaiya Sagar, Jonli and the Gangotri group all the way to the foothills near Rishikesh. The gushing Bhagirathi which runs through seems to divide the district into two, while the Bhilangna, Alaknanda, Ganga and Yamuna rivers border it on the east and west. Its neighbouring districts are Uttarkashi, Chamoli, Pauri Rudraprayag and Dehradun.
Narendra Nagar : 14 kms. away from Muni-ki-Reti at an altitude of 1,129 mts. lies this capital of the former king of Garhwal.
Tehri Garhwal with its lofty mountains and turbulent rivers is an excellent site for trekking, mountaineering, and water sports like river rafting and cannoing.
Attraction: TEHRI DAM
Located on the Bhagirathi River, the principal tributary of the sacred River Ganges, the embankment dam has a height of 855 feet (261 m), making it the 8th tallest dam in the world.
Climate : Min. Tmp 4 C and Max Temp. 30 C
Language : Garhwali, Hindi & English
Clothing : Summer - Cotton, Winter -Woolen
Air - Nearest is Jollygrant 93 kms
Rail - Rishikesh is the nearest railway station, 76 kms.
Road - New Tehri is well connected by road to all important stations of Garhwal Division like Dehradun, Mussoorie, Hridwar, Pauri, Rishikesh, Uttarkashi etc. Private Taxies and Jeeps are available for trips to nearby towns of Chamba & Tehri. Bus service connects New Tehri to Tehri, Rishikesh, Haridwar, Dehradun, Mussoorie.