We had a perfect honeymoon trip to Uttarakhand thanks to All Seasons! When we first started the planning process for the trip, agent Rahul had sent us a draft itinerary based on our general interests, time to spent, and probably the typical stops that a first time visitor to Uttarakhand would like to experience
Nitin did a superb job of organizing a fabulous family holiday for seven of us to celebrate special birthdays in April 2016. He paid amazing attention to detail especially as one of our group uses a wheelchair. Nitin was quick to respond to our original inquiry and quick to understand the type of holiday.
Arun was our point of contact and we feel he did an outstanding, superb, wonderful job. My wife and I have made several trips with mixed experiences and were a little concerned about going on a fifteen days Himachal trip on our own. But we have to give Arun major props!!! All our transfers, tours and connections went exactly as scheduled
Ranikhet Nature Attractions
Majkhali Is A Small Settlement That Is Located 12kms Away From Ranikhet On The Almora Road. The Town Is Widely Known For Its Natural Beauty And Shrine Of Goddess Kali That Is Located Here. Besides, There Are Numerous Picnic Spots Nearby Where Tourists Can Sit Back To Relax.
Bhalu Dam is a very beautiful lake, developed in the reserved forest, approximately 3 km below the Chaubattia Orchard. The lake was constructed by the British Government, in 1903.An artificial lake constructed by the British in 1903, this serene dam was initially built to solve the water shortage issues in the area. It is now a favourite among environmentalists, nature lovers and fishing-enthusiasts and is thronged by tourists all through the year. The fencing around the lake has unfortunately corroded away due to lack of maintenance, so be extra careful when you walk around the lake. Bhalu Dam is around 3 km below Chaubatia Gardens and about an hour’s trek from Ranikhet.
Make sure you keep those walking shoes ready and be ready for a little adventure when you walk through the woods to reach this beautiful spot. Keep that picnic basket handy too!
Only one thing can complete the picture of a perfect nature retreat - the bounty and indulgent richness of nature itself. And what better place to find it than in a lush fruit orchard?
A visit to the beautiful and charming Chaubatia Gardens is a must-do item for your itinerary. Hire a cab or trek the 10 km distance from Ranikhet to this brilliant spot, ideal for picnic too perhaps. Lounge around in the company of apples, apricots, plums and peaches and soak in the sweet fragrance of fresh fruits, while the Himalayan peaks of Nanda Devi and Trishul lookover you from a distance. The orchard also sells some delightful juices and pure honey, which are perfect gifts to carry back home or keep as little treats for yourself.
Cantonment Aashiyana Park was the first park to be built in Ranikhet and it offers a perfect environ for people of all age groups. Inside the park, there are various sections, like Children's Park, Herbal Garden, Lawn, Colorful Fountain, View Points for Himalayan Ranges and much more. It is the perfect place to unwind from all the tensions and enjoy in secluded peace.
Ranikhet offers various viewpoints for its amazingly beautiful sunsets. The most prominent amongst tem are Machkhali (near woodvilla), a site between Transit Camp & Ganiadeoli, and the one located on the road leading from Jhoola Devi Temple to Bhargaon
Rani Jheel is a huge artificial lake, developed between two natural ridges of Ranikhet - Canossa Convent School and Kendriya Vidyalaya. It was built by the Cantonment board, for rain water harvesting. The Rani Jheel of Ranikhet is significant with the identity of this town. It is a large artificial lake built between two natural bridges of this town namely Canossa Convent School and Kendriya Vidyalaya. This Jheel (small lake) was built by the Cantonment board for the purpose of rain water harvesting
View Point is the beautiful tourist spot, from here one can have a glimpse of mighty Himalayan ranges, Lush Green Valley view of the Hills and lower forested ridge. Himalayan View Point - Himalayan Darshan provides a break from crowds of the city. It is a very good place to pass some time in solitude enjoying the beauty of nature