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Village Walks in Kumaon

Adventure | Walking

Almora Winter Views
Binsar Sanctuary
Binsar Winter Views

Village walks in Kumaon is a unique Himalayan experience where one understands villages, their lifestyle and friendly hospitality. Walk along ancient stone paths through wooded hills and secret valleys, pausing to take in the sweeping views of the majestic Himalayan peaks, spot birds (eagles, woodpeckers) and a host of wildlife (deer, boar, porcupine) enroute. Guests have an option to stay in specially built guesthouses at the heart of the communities. The walking is flexible, and open to everyone and programmes can be tailored to ones own pace and fitness levels.

Almora / Binsar are typically the base point from where explorations to Binsar reseve forest, Jageshwar etc. are undertaken. Village ways is an organization that offers longer walking departure tailored to western travelers.

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    Almora ( 36 Kms )
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    Binsar ( 1 Kms ), Almora ( 20 Kms )
  • Kasaar Devi Temple

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    Kasaar Devi Temple is a 2nd century temple situated at 5 kms from Almora on Binsar road and is more

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    Almora ( 5 Kms ), Binsar ( 15 Kms )
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    Katarmal Sun Temple is an 800 year old temple complex having 45 smaller shrines. Its one of the more

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    Almora ( 18 Kms ), Binsar ( 35 Kms )
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    The Golu Devta Chitai, a Shiva temple is a locally popular temple at 4 km short of main gate of more

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    Binsar ( 10 Kms ), Almora ( 10 Kms )
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    Almora ( 32 Kms )
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    Dhanachuli ( 54 Kms ), Almora ( 71 Kms )