Ranikhet is one of the most beautiful hill
station, situated in north Indian state
Uttarakhand. It is year-round destination,
attracts to tourists from all over the
country and outside. An idyllic hill station
in Kumaon hills, offers the tourists a
panoramic view of the mighty Himalayan
peaks. According to popular belief, Rani
Padmini queen of Raja Sudhardev loves this
place very much and decide to settle down
At the height of 1829 meters above from the
sea level, this place is undoubtedly
paradise for tourists who love to nature.
Ranikhet Tourism offers some wonderful treks
for trekking to adventureís lover, you can
enjoy the trekking tours in Kausani,
Dunagiri and Sitalakhet.
There are a number of places to visit near
Ranikhet. There are cheap hotels and
accommodation available for Ranikhet
tourism. The following sites can be visited
during stay at Ranikhet.
It is just 6 Kms away from the town on
Almora road. Upat has one of the best 9 -
hole golf course, while Kalika is famous for
its Kali Temple and forest nursery.
Chaubatia is house of the botanical gardens
and a fruit research institute. Located 10
Kms away from the town. known for orchards
with more than 2 hundreds exotic varieties
of fruits and flowers.
Jhula Devi Temple
The temple was constructed some 400 years
ago, dedicated to Goddess Durga very popular
in local. This is famous for it's
innumerable bells, tied by the devotees to
get their wishes fulfilled.
8 kms from Ranikhet and is well known for
its Gandhi Ashram to commemorate the spot
where Gandhiji stayed. The Golla temple here
is venerated in the Kumaon region.
This temple is attached to the Narsingh
Maiden. This ancient temple has been built
by the Kumaon regiment. Opposite is a
Gurudwara and a Shawl factory.
Haidakhan Temple made by Shri Haidakhan
Maharaj who is said to be the incarnation of
Lord Shiva, the temple is dedicated to Lord
Shiva. Situated just 4kms from Ranikhet
It is just 3 Kms away from the town; the
main source of the town's water supply comes
from the Bhalu Dam. It is famous for itís
Binsar Mahadev Temple situated about 15 kms
from Ranikhet. There is beautiful and fresh
water stream flowing very close to it.