Nature’s Abode at Uttarakhand (7  Nights)

Code: PDS982
Package Options:
CorbettRanikhetKausaniNainital
Get set for a refreshing sojourn to Uttarakhand with your loved ones. Make an intimidating wildlife trip to Corbett to witness wildlife in its natural habitat. Further to the peaceful and tranquil environs of Ranikhet. Explore the scenic splendors of Kausani, a perfect holiday retreat for nature lovers and later export yourself to the soothing and refreshing beauty of Nainital. Famous for its mesmerising lakes on such high altitudes amidst green hills, it offers stunning sceneries to behold.
Inclusions
  • 1 Night Accommodation in Corbett.
    (Corbett Tusker Trail / Similar*)
  • 2 Nights Accommodation in Ranikhet.
    (Annabella Hotels & Resorts / Similar*)
  • 2 Nights Accommodation in Kasauni.
    (Pratiksha Himalayan Retreat / Similar*)
  • 2 Nights Accommodation in Nainital.
    (The Manor / Similar*)
  • Daily Breakfast & Dinner
  • Sightseeing tours (as mentioned in the Itinerary)
  • All Tours and Transfers by Non A/C Vehicle
  • All applicable Hotel taxes & Service charges.
Exclusions
  • Any Personal Nature items, like- Laundry bills, Room service, etc.
  • Entrance Fee, Guide charges & Camera fee at various Places of Sightseeing tours
  • Jeep Safari (at Corbett), Boat Ride & Rope way charges (at Nainital) to be Paid Extra
  • Any Service not mentioned in Inclusions
  • Weekend or Holiday Surcharge (if applicable)
Package Options:
Day 1: Delhi- Drive Corbett (300 km, 6 hrs)

Catch your transfer from Delhi and drive to Corbett. Enjoy the drive and check in at hotel on arrival. In the evening you can enjoy watching wildlife movies in the hotel. Relish dinner and snug in your cozy bed for a relaxed sleep.

Stay overnight at hotel in Corbett. (D)

 

Day2: Corbett Jungle Safari- Drive Ranikhet

Rise early morning to catch the enchanting beauty of surroundings. Proceed for Jungle jeep safari inside the Corbett national park. Explore the unspoilt flora and fauna and witness wilderness. See deer, sloth bear, wild boar, leopard, the marsh mugger and gharial crocodiles and maybe you get lucky to spot the Royal Bengal Tiger. See a wide variety of birds and some people have also spotted fresh water dolphin here. Return to hotel and take a fill at morning breakfast. Later check out and drive to Ranikhet, 95 kms away, approx 2.5 hours drive.

Ranikhet, meaning Queen’s Meadow is a tranquil hill station surrounded by lush green forests and majestic Himalayan ranges covered with Oak and pine forests. Enjoy a peaceful evening and try listening to your inner voice.

Stay overnight at hotel in Ranikhet. (B + D)

 

Day 3: Ranikhet- Local Sightseeing

Wake up to a mesmerising morning in the tranquil environs of Ranikhet. Enjoy your morning breakfast in the warm glow of sun and later set out for local sightseeing. Visit Jhoola Devi Temple, a highly revered temple of Ranikhet. People come here and tie a bell to fulfill their wishes. Also visit Rama Mandir, very close to Jhula Devi Mandir. Later visit Army Museum displaying various weapons and flags of enemies captured by the Army. Later visit Asia’s highest Golf courses, one of the prime attractions of Ranikhet. Maintained and supervised by Indian Army, it is a 9-hole course in the vast green meadows in such high altitudes. Return to hotel afterwards and enjoy rest of the day at leisure.

Stay overnight at hotel in Ranikhet. (B + D)

 

Day 4: Ranikhet- Drive to Kausani (60 kms)

Rise to the rising sun over the green meadows and listen to the music of chirping birds. Enjoy a hot breakfast in the morning chills. Later, pack your bags and check out from the hotel for a spectacular drive to Kausani.

Kausani is a stunning hill station with a clean atmosphere giving views of distant Himalayan peaks like Trishu, Nanda Devi and Panchchuli. It is often referred as Switzerland of India due to its awe striking beauty. On arrival, check in at hotel. Refresh and proceed for a local city tour. Visit Anashakti Ashram, the place where Mahatma Gandhi spent some days and wrote about Anashakti Yog and Pant Museum, where famous poet of Hindi literature Sumitranandan Pant was born. Later return to hotel and relax followed by dinner.

Stay overnight at hotel in Kausani. (B + D)

 

Day 5: Kausani- Full day Excursion

Rise to the dawn of our very own Switzerland and give your lungs some pure and fresh air. Have a fill at breakfast and proceed for a full day excursion to Someshwar and Baijnath Temple.

About 11 kms from Kausani, Someshwar is believed to be the 12th Jyotirlinga and thus one of the most revered Lord Shiva Mandir. Set in a serene atmosphere in a quaint village along riverside, it was built long back in 1602 and has a number of shivlings in various shapes and sizes dating from 7th to 16th century.

Approximately 6 kms further, proceed to Baijnath Group of Temples situated on the banks of River Gomti. It is a group of Shiv Parvati temples built by Katyuri rulers. One of the most famous temples is Kot-ki-Mai, dedicated to Kali Mata situated atop a hill with magnificent Himalayan views. Later return to hotel by evening and relax post dinner.

Stay overnight at hotel in Kausani. (B + D)

 

Day 6: Kausani- Drive to Nainital (130 kms)

Seep in the unmatched natural beauty today morning. See the captivating sunrise, take a morning stroll and capture the mesmerising beauty. After having morning breakfast, check out from the hotel and proceed for Nainital (approx 4 hours drive). On arrival, check in at hotel and relax. The day is free at your own leisure. You can go for a relaxed stroll on the beautiful hill roads or can take a romantic boat ride in Naini Lake (direct payment).

Stay overnight at hotel in Nainital. (B + D)

 

Day 7: Nainital- Full Day Sightseeing Tour

Enjoy a hot breakfast in the spectacular hill town and proceed for a sightseeing tour today. We visit Naina Devi temple, a highly revered Hindu temple of Goddess Shakti and further to Snow View Point (ropeway charges not included). Later we go for an excursion tour to Naukuchiatal and Bhimtal. Naukuchiatal means a nine-cornered Lake. It is the deepest lake of Nainital with depth of 40mts. Enjoy rowing and paddling here. Bhimtal, once the part of the ancient silk route, is another picturesque lake in Nainital on a higher sea level than Naukuchiatal. Named after Bhima of Mahabharata, it is surrounded by green mountains on all sides and offers peaceful time with nature. Later return to hotel and relax after having dinner.

Stay overnight at hotel in Nainital. (B + D)

 

Day 8: Nainital- Drive back to Delhi

Enjoy a relaxed morning with a hot coffee in bed. Later pack your bags, have breakfast and check out from the hotel for your drive back to Delhi. Hope it was a great trip. We would like to hear your experience once you come back.

Departure (B).

 

Tentative Itinerary

Note: Above Itinerary is just indicative. Do not consider it as a Final Schedule. Date & Time of Tours can be changed by Local Agent / Tour Operator.

 

Package Options:
Online Booking Procedure
  • To book online, you need to make payment as per the minimum booking amount specified in “Book Online” section of this package OR Rs. 10,000/- per person.
  • As soon as you make an online booking, you will receive a booking voucher in your email.
  • You will receive a call from our support staff about your booking status.
  • We will start the process at our end while you sit back at home and dream about your holiday.
  • The balance payment would be collected as per the case mentioned below:
  • If you are booking within 10 days of date of travel,
    • You will need to make payment of 100%  of the tour package cost/ tour components costs at time of booking process is undertaken.
    • Any amendment or cancelation made by traveler would be chargeable as per cancellation policy. 
  • If you are booking within 10 – 20 days of date of travel,
    • You will need to make payment of 75% of the tour package cost / tour components costs at the time of booking process is undertaken.
    • Any amendment or cancelation made by traveler would be chargeable as per cancellation policy.
    • Balance payment will be required to be paid at the time of confirmation of booking. 
  • If you are booking within more than 20 days of date of travel,
    • You will need to make payment of booking amount of Rs. 20,000/- per pax at the time of booking process is undertaken.
    • Any amendment or cancelation made by traveler would be chargeable as per cancellation policy.
    • Balance payment will be required to be paid at the time of confirmation of booking. 
  • If your booking is having tour components which needs guaranteed booking as per stipulated condition,
    • You will need to make payment of 100%  of the tour package cost/ tour components costs at time of booking process is undertaken..
    • No cancellation will be allowed once booking is made even if by some reason short payment has been made. The tourist will have to make entire payment whether he or she travels or not.
  • You will be kept informed at every step of the process like:
    • When your visa is successfully done.
    • Your hotel rooms are booked.
    • Your Flights are confirmed.
    • Any other inclusion in the package.
  • Once the entire package formalities are completed at our end, our representative will deliver the package to your door steps.

 

Standard Booking Procedure (in case of Offline Bookings)

  • If you are booking within 10 days of date of travel,
    • You will need to make payment of 100%  of the tour package cost/ tour components costs at time of booking process is undertaken.
    • Any amendment or cancelation made by traveler would be chargeable as per cancellation policy. 
  • If you are booking within 10 – 20 days of date of travel,
    • You will need to make payment of 75% of the tour package cost / tour components costs at the time of booking process is undertaken.
    • Any amendment or cancelation made by traveler would be chargeable as per cancellation policy.
    • Balance payment will be required to be paid at the time of confirmation of booking. 
  • If you are booking within more than 20 days of date of travel,
    • You will need to make payment of booking amount of Rs. 20,000/- per pax at the time of booking process is undertaken.
    • Any amendment or cancelation made by traveler would be chargeable as per cancellation policy.
    • Balance payment will be required to be paid at the time of confirmation of booking. 
  • If your booking is having tour components which needs guaranteed booking as per stipulated condition,
    • You will need to make payment of 100%  of the tour package cost/ tour components costs at time of booking process is undertaken..
    • No cancellation will be allowed once booking is made even if by some reason short payment has been made. The tourist will have to make entire payment whether he or she travels or not.

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Important Information

  • Per person cost is calculated on the basis of Minimum 02 adults travelling together and sharing one double room.
  • Extra adult is the 3rd person who shares the same double room and is provided with an extra bed or roll away mattress.
  • Mostly the hotels allow 03 adults in one double room with an extra bed or 02 adults and 02 children below 12 years of age with one extra bed.
  • All the guests (husband, wife & adult children) are requested to carry their photo identity proof in original & a photocopy to be produced & handed over at the time of Check In at the resort. This is mandatory.

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Terms & Conditions

  • In hotels for an extra Adult / Child either Rollaway bed or mattress shall be provided.
  • Complimentary Arrival / departure transfers & sightseeing tours (if any) shall be provided as per schedule fixed by the hotel. However this may require you to wait at the airport for short duration until all the guests arriving at that time exit the airport.
  • Transfers and Sightseeing tours are on SIC (seat in coach) / shared basis.
  • The request for an adjacent or an adjoining room will be on subject to availability.
  • It is mandatory to carry the age proof of children (02 to 11 yrs) and infant (below 02yrs) along with other travel documents. Child above than 11 yrs shall be considered for an adult cost.
  • Room allocation (Twin bed / Double bed) is at the discretion of the hotel. The check in and check out time of the hotel is 12 to 12 noon. Numbers of meals are always corresponding to the number of nights booked. Breakfast is not provided on the day of arrival.
  • For early check in and late check out the payment is to be settled directly by the guest.
  • Hotel has the right to claim the damages incurred by any of the guest.
  • The guests are requested to take care of their personal belongings carefully and avoid leaving them unattended.
  • Proper swim wears are necessary to avail the swimming pool facility.
  • All Tours & Transfers are outsourced facility and the hotel has no control on the profile and behavior of fellow passengers on board, moreover the hotel is not responsible for the safety and security of the in-house guests availing the same.
  • Cost of additional services availed by the guest which are not part of our package inclusions are to be settled directly at the hotel.
  • Mini bar facility available in the hotels is on chargeable basis.
  • To avail the arrival transfers please check the hotel representative holding the placard of your name / hotel name.
  • Buffet meal will be provided at fixed venue decided by the hotel.
    Timings: Breakfast: 0800 - 1000 hrs
    Lunch: 1300 - 1500 hrs
    Dinner: 1930 - 2200 hrs
    These are the standard buffet timings observed by the hotels. Still you are kindly requested to check the perfect buffet timings at the time of check in at the hotel. Once the buffet time is over the hotel might ask you to pay for your meals.
  • This hotel is suggested on the basis of the feedback taken from our customers. Still we request you that before finalizing the tour with us kindly go through the website of the hotels and read the reviews.

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Cancellation Policy

  • If cancellation is made any time not less than 45 days prior to departure, Rs. 5,000/- (per person) shall be deducted.
  • If cancellation is made 45 to 30 days prior to departure, 50% of the tour cost shall be deducted.
  • If cancellation is made 30 to 15 days prior to departure, 75% of the tour cost shall be deducted.
  • If cancellation is made within 15 days prior to departure, 100% of the tour cost shall be deducted.

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