Thursday, 12 June 2014

Bhimtal the Gateway to Kumaon Vacations

Bhimtal is the gateway to many Kumaoni excursions such as the excursion to Sat Tal, Mukteshwar, Naukuchia Tal, Ranikhet, Almora, Nainital, Haldwani and Kainchi Dham. Kumaoni vacations are popular for their camping sites and village walks, which offer an opportunity to view life on the hills more closely. Among the two regions of Uttarakhand,Garhwal and Kumaon the latter is a scenic destination and one of the administrative heads of the state. Districts like Bageshwar, Almora, Nainital, Udham Singh nagar and Pithoragarh are located in the Kumaon region.

Kumaon hills at Nainital
Kumaon hills at Nainital

Kumaon region located blissfully on the lower edge of the Himalayas offers exclusive views of the snow covered peaks and a cheering weather for maximum period throughout the year. Experience the sublime beauty of the mountains full of natural aura and some well- known pilgrim destinations. Dense forests of pine and Deodar trees in the region make it a unique place to stroll and view some of the exclusive birds chirping aound. Some of the beautiful excursions you can enjoy during your visit are the hill stations of Almora, Ranikhet and Nainital. Almora is well- known for its rich culture, delicious cuisine and exclusive handicrafts. Located at a great height this horse-shoe shaped narrow region is a business hub of the surrounding region. Ranikhet is another marvel of Kumaon tourism tucked at a great height amidst tall coniferous trees, green meadows and ancient temples. Innumerable sightseeing locations invite hordes of tourists to Ranikhet throughout the year. Nainital the most revered hill station of Uttarakhand is also an adventure tourism destination. The serene Lakes of Nainital offer a pristine experience and an opportunity to enjoy adventure activities like yachting, swimming, canoeing, kayaking and sailing in the hot air balloons.

Visit Bhimtal to get a glimpse of its surrounding region and engagingin adventure activities amidst unpolluted salubrious weather. Tourist accommodations in Bhimtal in the form of hotels and resorts are well equipped to offer a pleasant stay.