(5500 Ft Above Sea Level)

Uttarakhand | India
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Ranikhet is categorised as Hillside Hamlet

Golf Course (Nivalink Trip Dated - 30 June 2004)
Apple Garden (Nivalink Trip Dated - 30 June 2004)

Reasons to Visit
  • Ranikhet is a hillside hamlet and cantonment town 55 km north of Nainital.
  • Ranikhet is the home for the Kumaon Regiment (KRC)& Naga Regiment.
  • Ranikhet is at an altitude of about 6000 ft asl and sporting Himalayan views in winter (Oct-March).
  • Ranikhet is an offbeat destination with Colonial era cantonment structures and nice wooded walks add to the charm.
  • Ranikhet is a recommended Off-Beat getaway ex-Delhi and can be visited in transit on Corbett - Almora route
  • Himalayan Hamlets in Kumaon region of Uttarakhand"Ranikhet (6000+ ft asl) is a renowned Cantonment town in Kumaon renowned for its Colonial style heritage hotels, Himalayan views in Winter (Oct - March), apple orchards, Golf course and a Salubrious climate in Summer"
Access Information

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Day Sightseeing

ServicesRates Starting From
Day visit Kathgodam to Ranikhet and backRs. 3334

Railway Station Pickup or Drop

ServicesRates Starting From
Pickup/Drop between Kathgodam Railway Station and Hotel in RanikhetRs. 3334

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Destination Ideas

  • Ranikhet Getaway

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  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Maintained by the Kumaon and the Naga Regiment of the Army, the Museum has a collection ranging from stories of the heroics of the First World War till date. It has on display the various weapons captured, flags of enemies captured by the Army.
    An apple orchard popularly visited by guests arriving to Ranikhet in Summer (May - June).
    Fruit Orchard
    Few kms from Ranikhet offering excellent Himalayan views where a few hotels / resorts are situated. Enroute guests also pass the Army Golf course.
    View Point
    Himalayan Views

Destinations within reach from Ranikhet

  • Bhowali ( 45 Km )

    Bhowali is base town for trading of fruits grown around the area and mid-way on Bhimtal - Ramgarh, more

  • Almora ( 48 Km )

    Almora (6700 ft) is known for the spectacular himalayan views (Oct - March) that it offers and its more

  • Bhimtal ( 55 Km )

    Bhimtal is an idyllic and scenic lakeside destination and a complete contrast to the touristy and more

  • Ramgarh ( 55 Km )

    Ramgarh is known for Himalayan views (Oct-March) and its orchards and therefore a popular weekend more

  • Nainital ( 55 Km )

    Nainital is colonial era hill station (6500 ft asl) that is set around the lake Naini. Nainital more

  • Saattal ( 57 Km )

    Sattal is a collection of seven interconnected freshwater lakes, located in the Kumaon Lake more

  • Kausani ( 60 Km )

    Kausani (6,075 ft) is a small hamlet offering 300 km-wide views of the Himalayan snow-peaks in more

  • Mukteshwar ( 62 Km )

    Mukteshwar (7500+ ft asl) is a Himalayan Hamlet at about 55 kms from Nainital and is now a popular more

  • Micholi ( 65 Km )

    Micholi (5800 ft asl) is a new hillside Hamlet between Corbett and Ranikhet and an getaway for more

  • Binsar ( 66 Km )

    22 kms from Almora is Binsar Sanctuary (8000 ft asl) is known for walks and bird watching around more

  • Jeolikote ( 72 Km )

    Jeolikote is a small hamlet lies enroute from Kathgodam to Nainital. Jeolikote is 18 kms ahead of more

  • Corbett ( 80 Km )

    Corbett experience is one of the best wildife expereinces in India alongwith Kanha, Nagarhole and more

  • Haldwani ( 82 Km )

    Haldwani lies at the foothills of Uttarakhand lake district in close proximity to Kathgodam and is more

  • Kund ( 198 Km )

    Kund is a riverside area 20 kms Short of Guptkashi in the Mandakini Valley offering view of the more

  • Auli ( 229 Km )

    Auli is a Ski resort, one of the highest in the word located at about 50 km from Badrinath and more

  • Chamba ( 287 Km )

    Chamba is situated at 8500 ft asl and 30 kilometers farther from Kanatal and about 60 km from more

  • Meerut ( 290 Km )

    Meerut lies 70 kms from New Delhi and is one of the largest producers of sports goods, and the more

  • Noida ( 325 Km )

    Noida lies 20 kms east of Delhi and now an extended suburb of the Delhi NCR (National capital more

  • Sohna ( 399 Km )

    Sohna lies 60 kms South of Gurgaon and is known for its Sulphur springs and proximity to the more

  • Manesar ( 401 Km )

    Manesar is a fast growing industrial town on Nh-08 near Gurgaon. Manesar is best known for being more

  • Agra ( 407 Km )

    Agra is home to Taj Mahal, a mughal era monument that is considered one of the Seven Wonders of more

  • Lucknow ( 428 Km )

    Lucknow, the capital of Uttar Pradesh, is popularly called the city of Nawabs and Kababs. The city more

  • Ambala ( 432 Km )

    Ambala is a cantonment town at 50 kms before Chandigarh and major railhead for accessing more

  • Rohtak ( 437 Km )

    Rohtak Lies at 70 kms from New Delhi where getaway resorts are located which are popularly visited more

  • Rewari ( 445 Km )

    Rewari lies on the outskirts of Delhi / NCR area and is where getaway resorts are located where more

  • Kanpur ( 454 Km )

    Kanpur is the commercial capital of Uttar Pradesh. Kanpur today is home to textile leather, more

  • Mathura ( 456 Km )

    Mathura is the birthplace of Lord Krishna. Vridavan (16 kms) near Mathura is where Lord Krishna more

  • Chambal ( 470 Km )

    The National Chambal Sanctuary consists of about 400 km of the Chambal River. Chambal is located more

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Getting There

Locality NameDescriptionSuitable ForHotels (Nos)
CantonmentA quiet wooded area above town centre offering quiet heritage stays and Himlayan views in Winter (Oct - March)Holiday/Getaway3
MajikhaliAn area 7 kms from Ranikhet offering Himalayan views in Winter and where some getaway resorts are located.Getaway1
Off RanikhetArea around Ranikhet is densely wooded and is good for guests looking for a totally cut off staysExperiential2
Chilianaula5 kms from Ranikhet on the Dwarahat (Karnaprayag) roadTransit/Getaway-
DunagiriDunagiri is an hillside area at 50+ kms from Ranikhet offering Himalayan views and recommended for experiential getaway seekers.Getaway/Experiential1
Nearest Airport in Ranikhet
  • Pantnagar Airport ( PGH ) , Pantnagar-105 Kms
Nearest Railway Stations in Ranikhet
  • Kathgodam ( KGM ), Kathgodam-74 Kms
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