Nainital - Kausani - Corbett

ITINERARY OVERVIEW

06 Nights – 07 Days

 

Day 01 DELHI – NAINITAL 310 Kms – 8 Hrs

Arrival at Delhi,meet our representative and transfer to Nainital. Day at leisure.

Overnight at Nainital.

Day 02 NAINITAL

Nainital is a town in the Indian state of Uttarakhand and headquarters of Nainital district in the Kumaon foothills of the outer Himalayas. Situated at an altitude of 1,938 metres (6,358 feet) above sea level, Nainital is set in a valley containing a pear-shaped lake, approximately two miles in circumference, and surrounded by mountains, of which the highest are Naina (2,615 m (8,579 ft)) on the north, Deopatha (2,438 m (7,999 ft)) on the west, and Ayarpatha (2,278 m (7,474 ft) on the south,evening free for leisure.

Overnight at Nainital.

Day 03 NAINITAL – ALMORA – RANIKHET

After breakfast,proceed for full day excursion to Almora and Ranikhet.

Almora is a cantonment town in Almora district in the state of Uttarakhand, India, founded in 1568 .Almora is located at an altitude of 1638 meters (5,500 feet), on a ridge at the southern edge of the Kumaon Hills of the Himalaya range. In the shape of a horse saddle shaped hillock it is surrounded by thick forests of pine and fur trees, flowing alongside the city are rivers of Koshi(Kaushiki) and Suyal(salmale) and to top it all are the snow capped Himalayas in the background.It is a town bustling with activity, and has a rich cultural heritage and history. It is considered the cultural heart of the Kumaon region of Uttarakhand.

Ranikhet It is famous hill station places of Uttarakhand and also cantonment area maintained by the Indian Army. Ranikhet is placed in the sight of western peak of Himalayas over the height of about 1900 mts above the sea level. This visit covers places like Kumaon, Upat, Kalika and Chaubatia. Upat and Kabika is a beautiful place for golf players. It is one the nine best places for playing golf in India. Upat is a famous attraction in Ranikhet, located in the surrounding area of Himalaya. It is the a place for Hindus. There is a famous temple of Goddess Kali; Chaubatia is a famous place for fruit plantation and a government Fruit Research Centre is also present there. It is also famous for observing beautiful sights of Himalayas.

Return back to the hotel.

Overnight at Nainital.

Day 04 NAINITAL – KAUSANI

After breakfast proceed for Kausani. Kausani is situated in the Bageshwar district of the Uttarakhand state of India.Kausani is the Himalayan tourist destination, which is 117 kms from Nainital,the altitude of this place is about 1890 mts. This place Offers an excellent 350 km view of the Himalayan peaks like Trisul, Nanda Devi and Panchchuli. There are very few places in the Himalayas which can compare with the beauty of Kausani – A picturesque hill station famous for its scenic splendor and its spectacular 300 km-wide panoramic view of the Himalayas. Kausani lies on the atop the ridge admist dense Pine trees overlooking Someshwar valley on one side and Garur and BaijnathKatyuri valley on the other on Almora-Bageshwar-Didihat Highway. Mahatma Gandhi called this place the ‘Switzerland of India’, due to similarity in landscape.

Dinner and overnight stay at Kausani.

Day 05 KAUSANI – CORBETT 156Kms – 5 hrs

After breakfast check out from the hotel and drive to Corbett.

Jim Corbett Park: Transfer to Jim Corbett National Park(300 kms/7 hours). Jim Corbett National Park-named after the hunter and naturalist Jim Corbett who played a key role in its establishment-is the oldest national park in India. The park was established in 1936 as Hailey National Park. Situated in Nainital district of Uttarakhand, the park acts as a protected area for the critically endangered Bengal tiger of India, the secure survival of which is the main objective of Project Tiger, an Indian wildlife protection initiative. Dinner and overnight stay at resort.

Overnight at Corbett

Day 06 CORBETT

Early Morning Jungle Safari. Return back to hotel. Day at leisure. Evening proceed for Jungle safari.

Overnight at Corbett.

Day 07 CORBETT – DELHI 269 Kms – 6hrs

After breakfast check out from the hotel and drive to Delhi airport to connect flight to onward destination.