This state was till recently a part of the bigger state of the northern region Uttar Pradesh. It was given the present shape and named Uttaranchal in November 2000 and became the 27th Indian state with independent state assembly. In 2007 it was officially renamed as Uttarakhand. Earlier though many a rulers have taken turns to rule this place known as Devbhoomi, the land of Gods, because of the innumerous holy site in the small place. The regions of Uttarakhand find a mention in the epics of Mahabharata and the dynasties like the Kushan, Kanishka, Gupta and the local tribal dynasties have ruled the state till the British arrived.
Mussoorie, Popularly known as the Queen of Hills, this charming hill station, 34 kms from Dehradun is situated at an altitude of 2003 mts in the Garhwal hills. above sea-level. Mussoorie is one the beautiful hill stations in India and the most frequently visited. It provides excellent respite to people who want relief from the hot sultry conditions of the plains, especially since it is close enough to the capital to make just weekend trip. Also, major Hindu pilgrimage sites like Kedarnath, Badrinath, Gangotri, Yamunotri, Haridwar, Rishikesh are not far from this place.
||The place which has most of the hill stations, valley of flowers and the four holy places, what else would a tourist want but to have an assorted platter from natural beauty to adventure sports and from holy sites to snow clad mountains. Uttarakhand is a beautiful and calm state with abundance in natural beauty. The rivers flowing through the state form a fertile land a long with the climatic conditions. Uttaranchal is undoubtedly India's most beautiful canvas. The main attraction to this place is the un - spoilt and unexploited beauty and the serene calmness of Uttaranchal. The green valleys and the snow clad peaks with wonderful panoramic view till the eyes can reach, is mesmerizing and spell binding as well. Uttarakhand has a wonderful cultural and traditional heritage that has been followed for centuries. The people of Uttarakhand are warm and smiling and trying to live through the harsh conditions of the weather. The cuisine is essentially north Indian very much similar to the rest of the Northern parts of the India. Items made of wool are easily available here.
Uttaranchal /Uttarakhand) blessed with magnificent glaciers , majestic snow-clad mountains, gigantic and ecstatic peaks, valley of flowers, skiing slopes and dense forests, this Abode of Gods includes many shrines and places of pilgrimage. Char-dhams, the four most sacred and revered Hindu temples: Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri and Yamunotri are nestled in the Mighty Mountains.
|Duration : 06 Nights / 07 Days ( Valid From 1st of July till 30 th of September 2007 )
Destination Covered : Delhi - Nainital - Kausani - Ranikhet - Delhi
Day 01 : - (Delhi to Nainital 322 kms)
Early morning departure for Nainital , check in Hotel, Free for town walk evening one market visit
Day 02 :-(Naintal)
Local sight seen Bhimtal, Naukuchiyatal, hanumangari and back to hotel ,night stay at Hotel, if you are in tested for 3kms trek for Tiffen Top, Night stay at hotel
TIFFIN TOP: - (2290 MT) also known as Dorothy's seat -in memory of an English lady Mrs. Kellet Dorothy, who was killed in an air crash Tiffin top is a short trek of about 3 kms from Nainital and provides excellent view of the Himalayas and the town
BHIMTAL:- (1371 MT) About 22 kms from Nainital, nestled in a beautiful pristine valley, this jem of a lake is the largest around Nainital. The beauty is enhanced by a small Island surrounded by crystal blue water.
Day 03 : - (Nainital -Almora via khairna- Kausani 120kms.)
Early morning departure for Kausani sight seen enroute over night stay at hotel
Day 04 : - Kausani
Full day Visit Kausani,
KAUSANI: - (1890 MT) 120 Km from Nainital 1ies the beautiful town of Kausani -also called the Switzerland of India. It provides an enchanting sunrise over the Himalayas -a rich experience, which will remain alive in your memories for lifetime
Day 05 : - (Kausani - Ranikhet 100 kms)
Early morning departure for Ranikhet sight seen enrote overnight stay at hotel
Day 06 : - Ranikhet
RANIKHET :-(1829 MT) This beautiful hill resort is about 63 km from Nainital. Its beauty lies in its simplicity - beautiful pine trees create a nostalgic feeling. The orchards, the temples, the joy grounds will back on you again and again to its fold
Day 07 : - Ranikhet -Delhi(361kms)
Morning departure for Delhi Tour conclude,