Kumaon Hills Splendour

Kumaon Hills Splendour

With an abundance of lakes, gardens, temples, and forests for hikes, Kumaon is a place soaked in the culture of the hills and the natural bounty is the icing on top. This trip will give you an overwhelming experience of this beautiful region.

Itinerary

(8 nights 9 days)

  • Day 1:  Delhi - Naukuchiyatal
  • Start the drive from Delhi early in the morning. Drive to Naukuchiyatal; one of the lakes close to Nainital. Night stay in hotel.
  • Day 2:  Naukuchiyatal - Sonapani 45 kms/2 hrs
  • Drive to Himalayan village in Sonapani 14 kms before Mukteshwar. The location is most picturesque and the resort offers a host of activities to choose from.
  • Day 3:  Sonapani - Mukteshwar - Sonapani
  • Full day sightseeing of the region/ Hike to Mukteshwar and drive back. Night stay in Resort.
  • Day 4:  Sonapani - Binsar 3 hrs
  • Drive to Binsar after a leisurely breakfast. Night stay in a retreat.
  • Day 5:  Binsar
  • Enjoy the splendour of Binsar. Visit the Zero point of Binsar early in the morning. After breakfast we hike for 4 kms to a village where we have a typical Kumaoni lunch. Hike back to Estate. Evening at leisure.
  • Day 6:  Binsar - Ranikhet 83 kms/4 hrs
  • Drive to Ranikhet after a leisurely breakfast. Check into hotel. Ranikhet is one of the most sought after hill destinations in India and yet does not have the commercial chaos of hill stations like Nainital.
  • Day 7:  Ranikhet - Sitlakhet - Ranikhet
  • Visit Sitlakhet and hike up to Syahi Devi temple. Drive back to Ranikhet in the afternoon. Evening at leisure.
  • Day 8:  Ranikhet
  • Visit one of the smallest cantonment namely, Chaubatia Gardens in India. Hike to orchards in Chaubatia with a packed lunch. You could also drive up to Chaubatia. Evening at leisure in Ranikhet.
  • Day 9:  Ranikhet - Delhi 355 kms/9- 10 hrs
  • Drive back to Delhi.
Booking

Features

Distance Covered

Distance Covered

1020 Kms

Max. Altitude

Max. Altitude

Binsar (2310M)

Best Time

Best Time

Mar - September

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