Narendra Nagar is a destination, quite frequented by tourists, mainly because of its proximity to Rishikesh on the Yamunotri-Gangotri route. Perched at an elevation of 1129 m above sea level, the place acts as a magnificent viewpoint, from where tourists can enjoy the panoramic scenery of the Doon Valley and the holy river, Ganga.
Narendra Nagar once served as the capital of the Tehri state. The palace of the kings of Tehri is situated amidst forests here. There is a good number of hotels in Narendra Nagar that offers accommodation to visitors.