How to reach?
By air: The closest airport to Chafi is Pantnagar Airport at a distance of 61.3km. Private taxis are available to Chafi, if not, you can take a taxi to Bhimtal or Haldwani and hop on to another taxi or bus to Chafi from there.
By train: Kathgodam Railway station at a distance of 34kms is the closest rail-head to Chafi. The Delhi-Kathgodam Shatabdi offers the most comfortable train journey and it will drop you at Kathgodam at 12 pm at the station. Locally running taxis and private vehicles are available for your onward journey to Chafi from there.
By road: Overnight buses are available from Anand Vihar Inter State Bus Terminal and it will drop you at Kathgodam. You can take a private or local taxi to Chafi from there. Click here to book your bus.
The fastest and cheapest way to travel around from Chafi is to hop on the local taxis that cross the Chafi Bridge almost throughout the day. You can get to Khutani on any local taxi at ₹20. Buses and taxis are available from Khutani to major tourist towns like Bhimtal, Sattal, Naukuchiatal and Nanital.
You can also choose to hire a private taxi for a day at ₹2000 that can give you a tour of the surrounding lake towns, Mukteshwar, Maheshkhan and other nearby destinations.
This is a sunny 3-bed apartment that is perfect for a family getaway to this offbeat location. The house sits atop a hill overlooking the Kalsa river crisscrossing through the village. This comfortable home is ideal for people travelling in a group. Rooms are available on a twin sharing basis. The caretaker of the house can prepare meals on request. The kitchen is well-stocked and guests can even prepare their own food.
Tarrif: ₹3000 per night on twin sharing basis.