Off Beat Trips
Tour 1: Kumaon Trip
Duration :09 Nights / 10 Days
Destination Covered : Binsar – Patal Bhuvaneshwar – Munsiyari –Chaukori – Kausani – Nakuchiyatal
Delhi – Kathgodam by overnight train Ranikhet Express: 2240 hrs/ 0600 hrs
Catch overnight train to Kathgodam.
Day 01 : – Kathgodam –Binsar by car (100 km/ 3 hrs)
Disembark the train at Kathgodam Railway station and drive to Binsar.
Places to visit –Binsar Sanctuary.
Day 02 : – Binsar – Jageshwar – Patal Bhuvaneshwar by car (120 km/5 hrs)
Morning, drive to Patal Bhuvaneshwar enroute visiting the Jageshwar temple complex.
Upon arrival, check in at The Patal Resort.
Evening: Take a hike to Tiger Top and enjoy a scintillating view of the Himalayas/valley and the village.
Night stay at the resort.
Day 03 : – Patal Bhuvaneshwar
Morning post breakfast visit the mystical caves and local temple. One should take a guide while going to the cave.
Lunch at the resort.
Pm: Take an excursion to the famous Haat Kalika temple at Gangolihat (10 km).
Evening relax at the resort.
Day 04 : – Patal Bhuvaneshwar – Munsiyari by car (130 km/ 5 hrs)
Post breakfast drive to Munsiyari enroute visiting Birthi falls.
Enjoy the views of the mesmerising Panchachuli mountain peak.
Day 05 : – Munsiyari
Today take a trek to Khallia Top.
Day 06 : – Munsiyari – Chaukori by car (130 km / 5 hrs)
Morning drive to Chaukori. Day at leisure.
Day 07 : – Chaukori – Ranikhet by car (140 km/5 hrs)
Morning drive to Ranikhet.
Places to visit: Kalika temple & Golf Ground. Evening visit the Haira Khan temple.
Day 08 : – Ranikhet – Naukuchiyatal by car (75 km/ 2 hrs)
Morning visit the KRC museum & Chaubatia Gardens.
Drive to Naukuchiyatal.
Enjoy boating on the Lake. Relax at the resort.
Day 09 : – Naukuchiyatal
Excursion to Bhimtal, Sattal & Nainital OR just relax at the resort.
Day 10 : – Naukuchiyatal – Kathgodam by car (35 km/ 1 hr)
Kathgodam – Delhi by overnight train Ranikhet Express: 2040 hrs/0500 hrs.
Tour 2: Delhi Chakrata Trip
How To Reach :
Option 1 : Visit Chakrata from Delhi – Panipat – Pipli – Jagadhari – Ponta sahib – Vikas Nagar – Kalsi – Chakrata.
Option 2 : Delhi – Meerut – Roorkee –Chhutmalpur – Dehradun – Mussoorie – Kempty fall – Chakrata.
Suggested Itinerary from Delhi
Day 01: Delhi – Chakrata
Early Morning Departure from Delhi and drive 330 kms via Dehradun to reach Chakrata. On arrival you can also visit chintan haran temple.Check in at the Hotel and overnight stay at Chakrata.
Chinta Haran Temple – A footpath and a few dozen steps from the middle of Chakrata Sadar Bazaar, take you to the “Chinta Haran Temple”. It is a Shivji temple and as the name suggests prayer here gets rid of all your worries. It’s a beautiful 10 minutes walk, initially past a stinking public urinal. The priest there, who has been around for 20yrs will tell you a nice folk lore associated with the temple.
Evening around 1900 hrs to 2200 hrs – Bonfire, Snacks and Drinks, followed by Dinner.
Day 02 : Chakrata – Tiger Fall – Chilmiri Neck – Chakrata
Today morning after breakfast head to one of the highest waterfalls in Uttarakhand, located at an elevatioin of 312 feet, the Tiger falls a splendid sight that is a feast for sore eyes, the roar and sprays of water will leave you spellbound. You can walk around and marvel at the beauties of nature. Later return to Chakrata and In the evening, drive down to Chirmiri Neck, a quaint plateau famous for bird-watching and offering some of the most beautiful views of sunset. Chilmiri Neck is studded with lush green plantation and dense forests all over. The cool and salubrious climate of this place makes it a much sought after tourist place. It is a perfect place for watching a large variety of birds and butterflies. From this point, one can enjoy the breathtaking views of Rohini Peak, Swarga Peak and Banderpoonch Massif.
Evening dinner and overnight stay at Chakrata.
Day 03 : Chakrata – Devban (16 Kms) / Koti Kanasar (26 Kms)
Today you can either drive to Devban or Koti Kanasar and return back to Chakrata in the evening. Overnight stay at Chakrata.
Devban Visit : Morning drive to Devban, carrying a packed lunch. The Vyaas Shikhar, about 15 mins walk from Deo Van is the highest peak in the Chakrata region and, on a clear day, offers breathtaking views of a number of Himalayan peaks. This is supposed to be the place where Ved Vyas wrote Mahabarat, called Vyas Shikar. Enroute you can have amazing Himalayan views lots of bird watching and explore the pristine mixed forests of Devban. You can also interactwith the Gujjars, a nomadic tribe that camps here for a part of each year.
Kanasar Visit : Morning drive to Kanasar 2100m above sea level and is endowed with immense natural beauty. Backdrop of towering peaks and dense forests cuts out Kanasar as the idyllic retreat. The night halts at picturesque camping area in nature bring nearer to nature and is a memorable event. This place is known for its deodar forest. The magnanimity of the trees takes you back thousands of years when such huge trees adorned this area. The largest tree has a girth of 6.35 meters, which also makes it the largest deodar tree in Asia. Half a km from Kanasar is a beautiful village with apple orchards all around it.
Day 04 : Chakrata – Lakhamandal – Mussoorie
Morning drive back to Mussoorie and enroute visit Lakhamandal
52kms on the Lakhamandal Road is Lakhamandal, site of a famous temple. Best visited on the way back to Mussorie.
Kathiyan is a beautiful village about 3 1/2hrs drive from Dehra Dun on Yamnotri Highway. It is believed to be the place where the Kaurava’s tried to kill the Pandava’s by burning down their castle at Lakshagrah. What survives of Lakshagrah is supposed to be a pretty deep cave on top of a hillock, about 10 minutes walk from the village. From the cave a tunnel is said to exist leading to the Yamuna Riverbed nearby, in which the Pandava’s are said to have escaped the fire. Evening Reach Mussoorie via Kempty fall. Dinner and overnight stay at Mussoorie.
Day 05 : Mussoorie – Dehradun – Delhi
Early morning, Drive back to Delhi via Dehradun..On Arrival transfer to desired point. Tour Terminate.