The Kumaon and the Garhwal offers the traveller an array of well presreved flora & fauna, wildlife and breathtaking views of snow-capped peaks and green valleys. The Kumaon region boasts of some of the best National Parks and Wildlife Sancturies like the famous Corbett National Park. Complementing the Kumaon region is the twin temple city of Haridwar and Rishikesh, the abode of worship for the devout Hindu.
Arrive Delhi | On to Nainital (330 kms / approx. 9 hour drive) Welcome to New Delhi, the grand capital of India. On arrival at Delhi airport or Delhi railway station, begin your tour of ‘Mystical Kumaon’. Proceed on a picturesque drive to the charming hill station of Nainital. On arrival, check into your hotel. The evening is at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Nainital This morning, enjoy an excursion to the lakes which includes Sat Tal, a group of seven lakes including the famous Jade Green Garud Lake, the larger Bhimtal and Naukuchiatal. Rest of the evening is free to stroll on the Mall road and shop for the famous wax candles or enjoy a boat ride on Naini Lake. Overnight stay at the hotel (B)
Nainital Today, you will proceed on a half-day excursion of Himalaya Darshan & Khurpatal. In the afternoon, you can enjoy a cable car ride till the Snow View Point. Rest of the evening is at leisure to stroll on the Tibetan Mala Bazaar and visit the Naina Devi Temple. Overnight stay at the hotel (B)
On to Kausani (120 kms / approx. 4 hour drive) Today morning drive to Kasauni. Kausani is an idyllic Himalayan hamlet Located at about 6000+ ft above sea level. Kausani enjoys best Himalayan views in the region and is a destination that connects Kumaon region to Garhwal region of Uttarakhand. On arrival, check into your hotel. The rest of the evening is at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel (B)
In Kausani This morning proceed for an excursion to Baijnath, Lying in the Katyuri valley, 19 km away from Kausani. One of the most important places to visit in Baijnath is the historically and religiously significant Baijnath Temple constructed in the twelfth century. The temple holds significance because, according to Hindu mythology, Lord Shiva and Parvati were married at the confluence of River Gomati and Garur Ganga. Later visit Anasakti Ashram, It was here that Mahatma Gandhi spent a fe
On to Corbett via Ranikhet (190 kms / approx 5 1/2 hour) Today drive to Ranikhet to visit The Chaubatia Gardens, Kalika Estate and Golf Course driving past the Kumaon Regiment Centre. Further, proceed to Corbett (135 kms / approx 4 hours). On arrival, check into your hotel. The rest of the evening is at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel (B)
In Corbett Early in the morning, enjoy a Jeep Safari to spot a variety of wildlife (the park is open from 15th November to 15th June). If luck persists you can have a sighting of tiger, elephants, deer, monkeys and host of bird species. The rest of the evening is at leisure Overnight stay at the hotel (B)
On Delhi (270 kms / approx. 7 hour drive) | Return home with happy memories Today, bid farewell to your ‘Mystical Kumaon’ tour as you get transferred to Delhi airport or Delhi railway station for your onward journey.