One of the largest districts in #Uttarakhand, Tehri Garhwal is regarded as one of the holiest places in the state. The two major attractions of New Tehri are its lake & dam. The lake was formed during the construction of the Tehri dam across the river Bhagirathi. The 260.5 metres Tehri Dam is the tallest dam in India and the 8th highest in the world. It is also one of the World’s Largest hydroelectric projects harnessing the waters of two prominent rivers of the Himalayas namely; Bhagirathi and Bhilangana. For adventure lovers, the lake offers numerous opportunities, from Scuba Diving and Canoeing to Kayaking, Houseboats and Cruise boating.