Ranikhet is a serene hill station sitting in the lap of Kumaon Hills in Almora district of Uttarakhand. The hill station charms visitors with its picturesque green hills with some eye-catching views over the distant Himalaya. Britishers set up Ranikhet as their summer retreat hub. Its cool climate and calming natural beauty make everyone fall in love with it. The topography of Ranikhet is such that it lets you partake in some exciting adventure activities like trekking, mountain climbing, camping, and rappelling.Get Tour Quotes
Major Attractions in Ranikhet:
Jhula Devi Temple
This temple was constructed in 8th century and is dedicated to Goddess Durga. Here you can see a cluster of gracefully designed bells tied all along the railings. The temple has serene vibes and brings streams of devotees and travelers.
This is the most visited place of tourist interest in Ranikhet. The garden has beautiful orchards of apples, plums, peaches and apricots. It is located at a convenient distance of 10 km from Ranikhet and remains a perfect place for day picnic. One can taste freshly plucked fruits here. Enjoy walking along its trees of oak, cedar, pine and rhododendrons and capture views of Nanda Devi, Trishul and Nilkanth.
Bhalu Dam’ is an artificial lake which was built as a source of drinking water for British soldiers. The lake has a serene setting and overlooks the majestic Himalayan peaks. You can flock here to spot vibrant birds, endless expanses of greenery and to inhale some fresh air.Get Tour Quotes
Indulge in a game of golf at this golf course amidst Garhwal Himalayas. This is a 9 holes Golf Course which is known for being one of the highest in Asia. Golf lovers must play a game here. There are many tourist attractions dotted around this golf course like Kalika Temple dedicated to Goddess Kali.
Haidakhan Babaji Temple
Haidakhan Babaji Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. This Hindu temple is just 4 km from the hill station of Ranikhet. It was built by Shri Haidakhan Maharaj and brings streams of devotees and travelers. The temple flaunts incredible views of Himalayan peaks like Pancha Chooli, Nanda Devi and Trishul Parvat. People come here to unwind and to soak in its spiritual aura.
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