Place where you must have to go - Almora #offbeatgetaway... for Delhites...

Tripoto
13th Mar 2019
Day 1


Enjoy the symphony of mystic wind and a medley of nature indulgences amidst picturesque beauty of Almora, Uttarakhand. No matter with what label you define yourself by, nature always welcomes you with a warm hug and embraces you with love and care. Almora, a bewitching hill station is a place where you will find a perfect blend of rich cultural heritage and classic aesthetics that will make you fall in love with this place. Boasting pre-British heritage and idyllic vibe, this place has its own unique charm––a non-commercialized, offbeat destination envelops you in its beatific dreamlike landscapes, a perfect getaway from drudgery.

How to Reach: You can take a direct roadways bus from Delhi to Almora at 8 PM from Anand Vihar ISBT or you can take a Volvo or AC bus from Delhi to Haldwani and then taxi from Haldwani which will cost you not more than ₹ 300.
You can also opt for trains if u wanna travel budget friendly.. Take train from Delhi to kathgodam from where u can get direct share taxis upto almora..

Distance from Delhi to Almora: 398 Km

Kasar Devi: Entwined with Nature

From Nanda Devi to the five snow-capped peaks of Panchachuli which unfurls above Kasar Devi and the moment you witness it, you’ll be mesmerized! Just 8kms from Almora, this beauty is perched amidst the Kumaon hills. The majestic panoramic view of valleys, hamlets, rivers adds to the inexplicable beauty of Kasar Devi village. Various eminent writers, artists, poets visited this place to find solace and work on these classics with peace. Swami Vivekanand visited Kasar Devi in the year 1890 and meditated here for several days and many of his write-ups were based on this place. Timothy Leary to Bom Dylan found their paths to spirituality here, since then this place attracts many tourists from all around the world especially because of Crank’s Ridge, also known as Hippie Hill.

Kasar Devi is an ideal spot for meditation & Yoga as the earth’s magnetic field plunges in here and ensures rejuvenation and peace. Be prepared to indulge in the lush greenery and snow clad peaks which perfectly combine with spiritual awakening. The rejuvenating experience will make you want to come here again and again. If you are into photography, then this place is a wonderland for you! Calm your senses while you fall in love with the stars.

Stargazing at Kasar Devi

There are luxurious as well as economical places to stay in Kasar Devi like Imperial Heights with splendid view, Mohan Café, Kasar Jungle Resorts or you can also find a place to stay at government-owned KMVN guesthouses. There is also various homestays option available.
New Dolma Hotel is also one of the option to stay..

Bright End Corner: Offering Pristine Views and Sense of Liberation

Offering stunning views of Himalayas, Bright End Corner is located 2 km away from Almora market. With the plethora of tranquil views, you will also get to see the prodigious deodar trees and the spots thrumming with idyllic beauty.  Being one the famous tourist attraction of the town, it offers an astonishing view of sinking sun. The lesser known fact of this place is that there is a library and memorial dedicated to Swami Vivekananda situated a few kilometers away. Swami Vivekananda used to spend his time meditating and chanting here. This place is highly recommended for photography enthusiasts.

How to Reach Bright End Corner:  As it is just 2 km away from Almora main market, you can easily take a walk while glancing at the mesmerizing charm of the place or you can also get a taxi easily.

Photo of Place where you must have to go - Almora #offbeatgetaway... for Delhites... by Al- Zaim
Photo of Place where you must have to go - Almora #offbeatgetaway... for Delhites... by Al- Zaim
Photo of Place where you must have to go - Almora #offbeatgetaway... for Delhites... by Al- Zaim
Photo of Place where you must have to go - Almora #offbeatgetaway... for Delhites... by Al- Zaim
Photo of Place where you must have to go - Almora #offbeatgetaway... for Delhites... by Al- Zaim
Photo of Place where you must have to go - Almora #offbeatgetaway... for Delhites... by Al- Zaim
Photo of Place where you must have to go - Almora #offbeatgetaway... for Delhites... by Al- Zaim
Photo of Place where you must have to go - Almora #offbeatgetaway... for Delhites... by Al- Zaim
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