Lansdowne: Cleanest & quietest destination of Uttarakhand
Lansdowne one of the quietest & cleanest hill station destination of Uttarakhand from British era currently well managed by Garhwal rifles.It is situated in well defined altitude of 1700mtr above sea level.Cover of oak and pine trees to this cleanest destination makes it ideal for long walk and picnics.There are amazing mountain views of the Western Himalayas with number of vantage points and monumental buildings.Lansdowne name was originated from viceroy lords Lansdowne of British era(1881-1894).
Keypoints of Lansdowne:
One of the cleanest & quietest hill station with some undiscover places.
Best highlight point is Cantonment area of Garhwal Rifles.
Equalic frame of British colonial architecture.
Some glimses of military history.
Oak & pine forest covering makes it best place for trekking,bird watching.
Famous memorable temple and monumental buildings.
Must see places in Lansdowne
Best Time to Visit Lansdowne: Climate/Weather
Lansdowne renown as one of the quietest destination surronded by forest have warm day time with cold nights.Best time to visit is from March to October with pleasant climate,among themthe most highliting time is during Maha Shivratri festival celebration.If you are a snow lover then December to february the best time which also make it honeymoon destination of Uttarakhand.Best part of Lansdowne is regular snowfall through out the winter season.Lansdowne summers are hot mostly and winters are cold. Summers temperature in Lansdowne range from 30 °C max to 15 °C min while in winters temperature range from 24 °C max to 0 °C min.
How to Reach Lansdowne: Reaching there
LANSDOWNE BY ROAD:
You can get frequent car/cab services from Delhi,Dehradun,haridwar and other major destination of Uttarakhand.Though there is no regular services of Uttaranchal transport/Garhwal roadways.Lansdowne being the untouched destination you had to book the cab services from the reknown cab services of Uttarakhand.
LANSDOWNE BY RAILWAY:
Kotdwar being the nearest railway station situated 38km away from Lansdowne.For reaching this cleanest destination you can get passenger as well as superfast trainsfrom other major cities of India as well as from Uttarakhand.
LANSDOWNE BY AIR:
Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun is the nearest airport from Lansdowne.Being the Uttarakhand capital and most advance city, you can catch regular flight to Delhi & Mumbai.
Flight from Dehradun to Delhi.(Vice-versa).
Flight from Dehradun to Mumbai.(Vice-versa).