Excursion

EXCLUSIVE WOODSIDE PACKAGE TOUR

1 Depart Delhi at 0600 hrs by private taxi.0815 hrs stop at A 1 Reliance Restaurant (within the compound of a petrol pump 10 Kilometers after Gajaraula. Arrive and have some refreshments. Depart for Pangot. Arrive at Pangot at 1300 hrs.

Check in and have lunch.1600 hrs depart for a walk into the Oak forests or at leisure. Enjoy views of the sunset.

    • 1900 hrs Bon fire in the round house.
    • 2000 hrs Dinner and overnight stay at Woodside retreat.

2At leisure for walks and breakfast. After breakfast proceed to Binayak for a spectacular view of the Himalayan Ranges from Nepal to Tibet The Dhaulagiri Ranges.
Return back to Woodside for lunch. After lunch proceed on horses to Churani for beautiful views of the forests,birds and the himalayan hills.

Evening back at Woodside Bon fire with bar-be-Que and dinner. Overnight at Woodside.

3After breakfast depart for a sightseeing tour of the Lake District visiting Sattal, Naukuchiatal Lunch could be had at Lake Resort at Naukuchiatal. After lunch proceed to Bhimtal and then on the way back a boat ride at Nainital.

At leisure return back to Woodside Retreat , Pangot. Evening tea and dinner at Woodside. Overnight stay.

After breakfast depart for Delhi.

The above Package Tour cost per couple is:

With Transport Rs 23,600
Without Transport Rs 15,000

Inclusion

  • 01 Double room at Woodside Retreat for 3 nights and 4 days with all meals
  • One bar-be-que evening.
  • Horse ride to Churani
  • All sightseeing with a guide
  • All walks with a guide
  • Bottle of wine on day 01
  • Fruit Basket in the room
  • Tea and coffee twice a day
  • Laundry one set per person per day

The cost does not include:

  • Lunch at Naukuchiatal, boating, cable car ride , drinks, tips and any expenses of a personal nature.
  • Bird watching, Horse safaris, trekking, camping and Rappelling around Pangot
  • Wildlife and Elephant Safaris in Corbett National Park
  • Kayaking and Hand Gliding at Naukuchiatal
  • Boating and Cable Car rides to China Peak at Nainital
  • River Rafting at Haridwar
  • Fishing excursions for Mahaseer and Trout at Pancheshwar
  • Corporate Team building workshops, conferences, School Groups ,retreats and getaways at Pangot

Introduction of the key interest place:

Pangot:

Village Name Pangot
Patti Budlakoti
Post Office Nainital
District Nainital
Population 54 families-150 persons
About Nearest Primary School Senior Higher Secondary Govt School in Pali 5 kms from Pangot
About Nearest High School In Pangot upto class 10.4 rooms and teachers come from Nainital.
Nearest Hospital Nainital 15 kms away. All basic facilities only.
About Nearest Town Nainital 15 kms away.Boating,Horse riding,shopping,hotels,.It is a well known tourist destination
Tourist Attraction Bird watching and Himalayan mountain snow views at Pangot.One with nature surrounded by Oak and Rhododendron forests.Very thick tree cover.

Naini Tal:

This is the lake town in the hilly region of Kumaon. The city is built around the lake Naini, and the city is surrounded by seven mountains Sapta Shring. Nainital was the summer capital of UttarPradesh for many years during Bristish regime and also after independence. It is said in mythology that when Lord Shiva was carrying the body of Sati, her eyes fell at this place and came to be known as Naini Tal. The nearest railroad is Kathgodam, this place is very popular with tourists of nearby towns especially Delhi who come here to escape the scorching heat of the capital city. Nearby places of interests are BhimTal, SatTal.

Located in the heart of Nainital, it offers boating facilities on its emerald waters. Boat Club provides strip-sailed yachts with a professional yachtsman to do the sailing. One can also enjoy horse riding on the tree-shaded bridle path around the lake. Legend has it that while Lord Shiva was carrying the body of his consort Sati, who jumped into the sacrificial fire or Havankund which was organized by her father Daksha Prajapati, her (Sati’s) eyes dropped out at his place and thus the place came to be known as Nayana Tal or Nainital. Permits for angling can be obtained from Executive Officer, Nagar Palika, Nainital.

Corbett National Park:

Stretched over an area of 520 Sq. Kms. in the Nainital District of state Uttaranchal Corbett National Park is India’s first and finest park along the banks of the Ramganga river. The park was established on August 8, 1936 in honor of Sir Malcolm Hailey, then Governor of the United Provinces,and it was called as “Hailey National Park” but he name of this park the name was changed to “Ramganga National Park” in the year 1952.

Finally in the year 1957, it was named as “Corbett National Park” in honor and memory of the Legendary Hunte turned, Naturalist, Author and armature Photographer, Colnol Edward James Corbett , who had helped in setting up the park and demarcating its boundaries.

A perfect place for wild animals ,Corbett National Park has always been a favorite sanctuary of Wild life lovers, environmentalists, zoologists, botanists and tourist Every year this park houses many prominent political leaders ,film celebrities and business tycoon for their holidays.

The park is surrounded by the thick forest and a river flows through the park.There is a lake inside the park which enhances the natural beauty of this park. Many species of water birds, both migrant and non-migrant, frequently dips in it’s water. Crocodiles and long snorted fish-eating Gharial are often seen sun basking on the sand banks.

Sanctuary Profile:-

Stretched Area 1200 Sq. Kms.
Altitude Between 400 Mts. and 1,210 Mts. above the sea level
Species Found Of Animals:- Leopard,Leopard cat,Elephant, Porcupine, Chital, Fishing cat,Himalayan black Bear, Dhole, Yellow-throated Morten, Barking deerand ,Spotted Deer,Pythone and many more.
Of Birds:- Osprey, Crested Serpent Eeagle, Blackwinged Kite, Shikra, Pallas’s Fishing Eagle, Spotted Eagle, Minivets, Shrikes, Babblers and many more.
Best Time To Visit Round the year
Transportation Available By Air: Nearest airport is Pant Nagar in Nainital, Distance 130 Kms.
By Rail: Nearest railway stations are Ramnagar ,Haldwani, Udham singh Nagar and kathgodam ,All at a distance of less than 50 Kms.
By Road: Well connected from Delhi, Lucknow, Dehradun, Haridwar etc.

Naukuchiatal

Situated at an altituted of 1,219 mts. , it is a beautiful nine cornered lake ideal for fishing and watching migratory birds. Accomodation is available in tourist Rest House & private resorts.

Haridwar

The name Haridwar signifies the gateway to the God, since this is the place where the pilgrimage to two famous temples Kedarnat (Lordh Shiva) and Badrinath (Lord Vishnu) is started. It is situated on the banks of river Ganga and at the foothills of Shivalik mountains. This was the place of meditation for sages and rishis. Sage Kapil meditated here and this place was called Kapilasthan. It is one of the four places where Kumbh mela is held every 12 years, millions of people take holy dip in the river Ganges to get rid of their sins. It is said that the pitcher of Amrit was kept in hiding here by Devtas when it was unearthed from Sagar Manthan. The same pitcher was taken to other i.e. Allahabad, Ujjain and Nasik, in the struggle with Asuras the pitcher broke spilling some sacred water “Amrit”, since then these places became very holy and the Kumbh mela is held every 3 years in these cities in succession. Lots of devotees throng this place to take a holy dip in the Ganges, every evening Arti is performed in Har-ki-Pauri. There is a slab where the footprints of Lord Vishnu is present. The nearby places of interest for the tourists are Har-ki-Pauri, Ram Krishna Mission Seva Ashram, Gurukul Kangri University, Sapta Rishi Ashram, Bharat Heavy Electricals Factory, Mansa Devi Temple.

Pancheshwar

40 kms. from Lohaghat at the confluence of river Kali and Saryu, Pancheshwar forms the borders with Nepal and is famous for the temple of Chaumu, its fair and a dip at the confluence is considered to be very sacred. The Jaat (jamaan) of Chaumu comes down from villages Sail, 5 km. above the temple. Chaumu is worshiped as a protector of animals. Bells and milk are offered in the temple of Pancheshwar. Chaumu Jaat of Pancheshwar has its unique way of cultural expression. The temple at Pancheshwar is devoted to Lord Shiva.