Day 01: Delhi - Nainital (320 - 7 Hrs)
Travel by suface from Delhi to Nainital.
Nainital : is referred to as the lake of three sages, or the Tri Rishi Sarovar as mentioned in the Manas Khand chapter of the Skanda Purana. As recorded in history, the three sages, Atri, Pulastya, and Pulaha stopped over at Nainital on their pilgrimage, to quench their thirst. Finding no water, they dug a hole and transferred some water into it to from the sacred lake of Tibet, Mansarovar. Thus the famous lake of Nainital came into existence. Another legend has it that the left eye or Nain of Lord Shiva’s wife Sati fell in this center and formed an emerald eye shaped lake, and thus emerged the city of Nainital.Recent history records reveal that Nainital was brought into limelight by P. Barron, a British sugar merchant, in 1839. The beauty of Nainital with the central lake cushioned among the forests attracted this person to build a house named Pilgrim’s Cottage and settle in Nainital. On arrival at Nainital transfer to hotel, check in to hotel.Rest of the day free at leisure. overnight stay at hotel at Nainital.
Day 02: Nainital
After breakfast, visit to Mall, Boating Club, Cable Car Ride, Thandi Sadak, lakes tour of Bhim Tal, Sat Tal, Naukuchia Tal, shopping.later back to hotel, Rest of the day free at leisure , overnight stay at hotel at Nainital.
Day 03: Nainital - Ranikhet (70 kms - 2 hrs)
After breakfast check out from hotel, then drive to Ranikhet.
Ranikhet: The salubrious atmosphere, tall conifer trees, green meadows and placid surroundings makes Ranikhet a unique hill station. The magnetism of each season in Ranikhet is always capable of luring tourists, making it an all season destination. The majestic Himalayas, lush green forests, sounds and smell of the flora and fauna leaves an unforgettable impact on the visitors. worth watching excursions, ancient temples, fascinating picnic spots and exciting treks. Ranikhet also headquarters one of the glorious regiment of Indian Army - Kumaon Regiment.Ranikhet literally means “Queen's Meadow”. It is believed that Queen Padmini of Kumaon was in love with this tiny hill paradise. Kind Sudhardev had to oblige her by building a palace here and named this place Ranikhet, the queen’s field.
One arrival at Ranikhet transfer to hotel, check-in to hotel.Rest of the day free for leisure. Overnight stay at hotel at Ranikhet.
Day 04: Ranikhet
After breakfast, visit to Local Sightseeing covering Army Museum Maintained by the Kumaon and the Naga Regiment of the Indian Army, the Museum has a wide collection ranging from stories of the heroics of the First World War till date. It has on display the various weapons captured, flags of enemies captured by the army.also visit Chaubatia Gardens Located about 10 km from Ranikhet town, this place has plantation of apricots, peaches, chestnuts,almonds and is famous for apple orchards also visit Rama mandir and Jhula devi temple.Later back to hotel,free for leisure, overnight stay at hotel at Ranikhet.
Day 05: Ranikhet - Delhi (350 kms - 8 hrs)
After breakfast, check out from hotel ,then drive to Delhi for onward destination.
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