Ranikhet is one of the most beautiful hill
station, situated in north Indian state
Uttaranchal. 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.
Prime Attraction of 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.
This place is 10 Kms away from the town,
house of the botanical gardens and a Govt.
fruit research institute.
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.
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
How to Reach
The nearest domestic airport is Pantnagar,
which is around 119 Kms away from Ranikhet.
The nearest railhead is Kathgodam, which is
80 Kms away from here. Regular buses and
taxis are available for Ranikhet.
It is well connected with all major cities
of India, Nainital (54 Km), Almora (49 Km)
and Delhi (340 Km).