Blue Canvas Resort, Korwa Chakrata
The name exactly suits the facade of the resort. It feels like someone has painted a glorious image with green and blue. This resort offers you 15 well maintained and equipped Swiss tents to stay. Similar to the above, this resort also offers you a vacation which you would like to repeat every time. What is different about this place is the engagement level of the local people in making you feel at home.
There are a lot of places to visit around blue canvas resort like the visit to Chakrata, Tiger fall, Kimona Falls, Budher & Kanasar. You can also indulge yourself in nature walk in the forest, bird watching, camping & hiking. Your host at the resort will arrange trips for you to various exotic and unexplored locations.You can visit this place all round the year. Light woolens during summer and heavy woolens during winters will be advisable.
Forest Rest House(FRH), Deoban
Deoban FRH is a govt. Property situated in the middle of the beautiful and dense Deodar forest in Deoban, 13 km from Chakrata and can be accessed either by road or you can also trek from Chakrata. The drive passes through dense Deodar forest and a wide species of Birds and Animals. Deodar provides one of the best quality wood used by the locals to build their long lasting homes.
The motorable road is till the forest rest house and from there you can take 15 mins walk through the dense Deodar forest to reach the historical Vyas Shikhar, the place where Sage Vyas has written the Hindu epic "Mahabharata." Bird watching is also a famous attraction at this place, and one can see White Collard Blackbirds, Himalayan Woodpeckers, and some other migratory birds during the winter season.You can visit this place all round the year. Do not forget to carry woolen clothes. It is advisable to plan you trip only in 4X4 vehicles (especially during winters and rainy season) or vehicles with good ground clearance.
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