SOLO Bike Ride To Nainital - Small City in lap Of Himalayan Range Mountain.
Road to India's first hiking hostel(HOTs Hostel)
A blissful weekend in Bhimtal, with a day excursion to Nainital
Anant Rasa, Shitlakhet: A Luxury Retreat Amidst The Jungles Of Uttarakhand
Kumaon Switzerland- Kausani
The road is mostly a good highway except some kilometers of bad stretch near Rudrapur which towards end of you journey till Haldwani, and from there, one can take any bus to Almora(then change to Kausani), or direct K.M.O.U Pvt Ltd buses(Locals pronounce it 'Khey-moo') taking nearly 5-6 Hours to reach this small pahaadi town called 'Kausani' which is overlooking a beautiful valley of someshwar....
Road trip to Nainital & Kausani
Tranquility at Nainital
Quiet and Offbeat - Manila, Almora
It'S Not the Destination-------- Bike Ride New Delhi---Bhimtal---New Delhi
Pedal your way across the Kumaon Hills
Ranikhet and a sense of calm
Based on my experience and drives on India roads, here is the best possible option, Delhi - Ghaziabad - Hapur - Moradabad - Rampur - Rudrapur - Haldwani - Kathgodam - Bhimtal - Bhowali - Ranikhet Seeing so many city names on a small route can be scary, but the best part is that almost all the cities have excellent by-passes, so you avoid any city traffic you would otherwise be dreading....
Call for gas in Kausani
VIJAYPUR VIA RANIKHET- THE FIRST DAY
Day-1 Delhi-Nizamuddin Bridge– UP Border-Hapur-Garh Ganga-Gajraula-Joya-Moradabad By pass-Rampur-Bilaspur - Rudrapur - Haldwani-Bhimtal - Ranikhet The reason why I am starting this post with directions is because this was my first road trip to Himalayas without any professional driver, where my friend was driving his car and me acting as the navigator....
Binsar - An unspoiled gem hidden in the mountains
How to Reach Binsar Route to follow Option 1 : Delhi - Moradabad - Thakurdwara - Kashipur - Ramnagar - Corbett - Ranikhet - Almora - Binsar Option 2 : Delhi - Moradabad - Rampur - Bilaspur - Rudrapur - Haldwani - Kathgodam - Bhimtal - Bhowali - Almora - Binsar By Railways Travelling to Binsar by railways is a good idea....
Romance In The Air: Rainy memories of Nainital, Ranikhet
Being lone and lost in Nainital – Lake city
A trip to munsiari
Tranquility of Binsar!!
How did we land up in Mehragaon, a village near Bhimtal/Nainital ???
[Pointers- Avoid the Rudrapur route as the entire stretch of 40 odd kms is being rebuilt and is pretty tiring] Delhi-Mehragaon So, after few days of planning and coordination, our bags were all set for a 6 o clock departure from Delhi/Gurgaon for a 3 night relaxed getaway to our new found village....