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Kumaon Diaries
Discover unseen Kumaon

True beauty doesn't command attention!, just like the winding paths which disappear into lush meadows and rhododendron filled pathways. This specially curated trip is meant to pamper your senses with the utmost luxury in mind.

Note: We encourage responsible tourism. Practice these guidelines while on a trip!

Accomdations

Eco Resorts
Home Stays
Chalet
4* Hotels

Service Level

Luxury
All Inclusive

Transportation

Private

Food

Vegetarian
Non Veg

Age

10 to 65 years

Difficulty

Easy

Fitness Guide

Should be able to walk mountain paths ( Incline/Decline)

Who is this tour for?

Group of Couples, Family with Kids, Family with Parents, Family & Friends
Tour Map

Tour Experience

Be treated like Royalty~on your very own caravan. Explore some of the finest landscapes , tasteful locations, local cuisine of unseen Kumaon.

A hand made luxury experience in the himalayan region of Uttarakhand, perfect for a couple or two. Just pack yourself and nothing else!

  • Private Luxury Tour
  • Access lesser known villages and properties
  • From birding to spellbinding views of the Nanda Devi, Panchachuli, Kedarnath
  • Explore 12th Century Architecture
  • Ideal for a couple luxury couple retreat with Soft adventure
  • Soft Adventure
  • Short Treks
  • Angling (Weather Dependent)
  • Birding
  • Explore the lesser known Village of South Gola Range
  • Beautiful vistas for photography enthusiast
  • Explore zero point for uninterrupted views of Nanda Devi, Panchachuli

7N/ 8D

Departure: Any day

You will be doing:

Hiking
Trekking
Bird Watching
Photography
Village Walk
Jungle Walk
Village Stay

You will be experiencing:

Nature
Wild Life
High Altitude
Village Life
Architecture

Itinerary

Day 1 Bhimtal

Arrive in Kathgodam, you will be picked by from the railway station and transferred to Bhimtal.

Located at a elevation of 4600 feet, Bhimtal is surrounded by lakes , boutique eateries and is on close proximity to Nainital. This is a nice centre point to soak in to a bit of the hustle bustle before once again getting lost in the wilderness. Check in to this European Style home converted into a resort . located in a private forest between the subtle hustle bustle of small town and the quietness of a forest this place offers a perfect getaway for travellers seeking a bit of solitude and connect.

One can checkout Boating, Cycling, Butterfly Watching, Lake Walks or window shop for souvenirs !

  • Kathgodam
  • Bhimtal
25 km -24 km
1000 +
Bhimtal
Chalet
Lake Boat Riding, Shopping, Photography
Nature, High Altitude
Lunch, Dinner

After a sumptuous breakfast we escape to a lesser known village not very far in terms of distance but elevation . From 4600 feet we are now ascend to 7500 feet. This is a walk along the rhododendron forests to reach the property. There will be porters to carry your luggage. Explore short treks , walk along the streams or simply get mesmerised wit the vistas at the property.

  • Bhimtal
  • Matial
24 km None
0
South Gola Range
4* Hotels, Eco Resorts
Village Walk, Jungle Walk, Photography, Short Treks
Nature, High Altitude, Village Life
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

We get further up in to the mountains to reach Almora. Almora is located on a ridge at the southern edge of the Kumaon Hills of the Himalaya range. It is surrounded by thick forests of pine and fir trees. Flowing alongside the city are rivers of Koshi (Kaushiki) and Suyal (Salmale). The snow-capped Himalayas can be seen in the background of this town.

Check in a to 100-year-old traditional Kumaoni style stone house resort . A 10-acre space includes virgin pine, oak and rhododendron trees; terraced fields laden with seasonal fruits and vegetables; and to top it all, a small private perennial natural spring.Panoramic views of the Himalayas including the majestic Nanda Devi.

  • South Gola Range
  • Almora
70 km None
0
Almora
Stone House
Hiking, Village Stay, Photography, Village Walk, Photography, Cycling
Nature, High Altitude
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Today we break our journey Choose to laze and explore the near by village’s .

Go for short hikes , talk to the locals , stroll the village or enjoy the panoramic views of the himalayas from the comfort of your chair. Beautiful Sunsets, fresh air and good food are in store for you here for the reminder of your trip.

0 +
Almora
Stone House
Village Walk, Cycling, Photography, Temple Visit, Short Treks
Nature
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

If you haven’t stepped out the previous day , make sure you get out and around.

All the 3 places mentioned above can be covered in a day, however preferably take your time in Binsar wildlife sanctuary and Zero Point. Jageshwar and Kasardevi can be done together. Retire for the night

  • Almora
  • Binsar
  • Jageshwar
  • Kasar Devi
  • Almora
80 km None
0` +
Almora
Stone House
Bird Watching, Wild life spotting, Temple Visit, Glacier watching, Cafe hopping
Nature, Wild Life, Village Life
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

After breakfast leave for Kathgodam, from where you will board your transport onward to Delhi. Enjoy the beautiful roads on your way back. We hope you had a wonderful time and look forward to host you again!

  • Almora
  • Haldwani/Kathgodam
90 km None
0
Breakfast

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Dates and Prices

Duration Price for Couple Price for Single Price per Child

Oct 01, 2020 - Dec 01, 2020

10% Discount
Original price
₹58000
Off Season discount
-₹5800
Final price
₹52200
Original price
₹26000
Off Season discount
-₹2600
Final price
₹23400
Original price
₹18000
Off Season discount
-₹1800
Final price
₹16200

Other Details

Inclusions
  • All accommodations on twin sharing basis/ couples
  • All Meals and Soft beverages
  • Access to all in-house activities, facilities
  • Guided short treks
  • Porters wherever necessary
  • All Taxes
  • The price mentioned is per person price
  • Transport charges
  • Any camera fees
  • Hotel & driver tips (if any)
  • Entry ticket fees to Museums, Parks, etc.
  • Any personal expenditure (Toiletries, medicines, etc.)
  • Cost incidental to any change in the itinerary/ stay on account of flight cancellation due to bad weather, ill health, roadblocks and/or any factors beyond control.
  • Anything not specifically mentioned under the head "Inclusions".
  • Please note that these are high altitude mountains, getting to the accommodation may require a short trek !
  • Transport is not included, however can be facilitated at the guests request at the actual cost
  • This is a complete nature lovers trip, please do not expect loud music, party atmostphere
  • Carry Binoculars for birding and to capture views of the peaks

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