About Us

The hotel offers a spectacular view of the lower Himalayas from all its rooms, which will take one’s breath away. The most convenient modes of transportation are the Jolly Grant Airport and Dehradun Railway Station. The city has many wonderful and amazing holly places which the visitors can explore.

Room Amenities: The hotel features well furnished and maintained rooms with amenities like television, Each room has attached bathroom with regular supply of hot and cold water.

Hotel Facilities: For the comfort and convenience of guests, the hotel offers facilities like travel desk to make tour arrangements, power backup, parking facility daily housekeeping and room service. The doctor on call facility ensures health safety of patrons.

History of Devprayag

  1. Hotel UMA is located in Devprayag (Deva prayāga) which is a town in Tehri Garhwal district in the state of Uttarakhand, India, and is one of the PanchPrayag (five confluences) of Alaknanda River where Alaknanda and Bhagirathi rivers meet and take the name Ganga.
  2. It is one of the five sacred confluences in the hills and is an important place of pilgrimage for devout Hindus.
  3. On a terrace in the upper part of the village is the temple of Raghunathji, built of huge stones, pyramidal in form and capped by a white cupola
  4. Devprayag is the home of the late Acharya, Pt. Chakradhar Joshi (a scholar in Astronomy and Astrology) who established Nakshatra VedhShala (an observatory) in the year 1946. This is located on a mountain called Dashrathanchal at Devprayag. The observatory is well equipped with two telescopes and many books to support research in astronomy. It also contains about 3000 manuscripts from 1677 AD onwards collected from various parts of country. Apart from the latest equipment, it also has the ancient equipment like Surya Ghati, Dhruv Ghati which showcase the pride of Bharatiya progress in the field of astronomy. Shri Dr. Prabhakar Joshi and Acharya Shri Bhaskar Joshi (Popularly known as Guruji) are currently in charge and caretakers of the observatory.
  5. In Devprayag, one can also visit sacred places like Mata Bhuvneshwari temple at nearby village Pundal followed by Dhaneshwar Mahadev temple, DandaNaggaraja (Lord of Snakes) temple and Chandrabadni