Kausani(1)- Chaukori (2)
- Munsyari (2)- Almora
: This is a Winter itinerary to visit the entire Kumaon Area. Best time to visit
is Oct-Nov or Feb-March. The entire itinerary is recommended for those who like
nature and want to get the best of Himalayan Views.
Himalayan Views are available only during Oct-March and thats why its the best
time to visit this area (Even though its very cold during winter and generally
considered off season for travel). During Summer, guests may opt for longer stay
in Munsiyari / Chaukori instead of Kausani.
Recommended Itinerary (can be customised
as per guest preferences and constraints)
Transfer from Kathgodam to Nainital (36 kms 1 hour). Sight seeing of Nainital.
boating in Naini lake and visit to the holy Naina Devi temple , Naina peak, Snow
view (cable car), Lands End etc. evening enjoy walk on mall. Overnight at Nainital.
Day 2:- local sightseeing followed by trip to Bhimtal, Naukuchiatal
& Sattal. Boating is available here. Overnight at Nainital.
Day 3:- Transfer to kausani (145 kms, 5 hours). Evening relax. Overnight
at hotel in Kausani.
Get up early to enjoy breathtaking views of the Himalayas
(can become hazy
later). Later transfer to Chakouri (70 kms, 2 - 3 hours) via Jageshwar . Ancient
temples at Jageshwar. Overnight at Chakouri.
Morning enjoy Himalayan views from chakouri and later visit Patal Bhubneshwar
(36 kms, 1 hour). Overnight at Chakouri.
Morning Transfer to Munsyari (100 kms, 4 hours). At Munsyari you come very close
to the Himalayas
views all around. Overnight at Munsyari.
Local sightseeing / trekking. Overnight at Munsyari.
Morning transfer to almora (210 kms, 7 to 8 hours). Arrive late afternoon. Some
local sightseeing or relax at the resort. Overnight at Almora
Morning visit Binsar sanctuary and later transfer to Kathgodam for onward journey.
- Oct-March is best season for Himalayan Views, even though its cold.
April-June are better months from weather perspective but Himalayan views are
visible only around Munsiyari.
- Delhi Airport is an International
Airport at about 280 kms (6 hours - 7 hours Drive) from Corbett and 325
kms from Nainital. Kathgodam is an overnight train journey from Delhi.