A Trip Report from "LAND OF GOD" - KUMAON -2012

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#1 Nov 9th, 2012, 11:01
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Although there are lots of such trip report but still sharing my experience with you.

We were 3 heads, 2 adults + 1 children

Day 1 :

Howrah to Delhi by Poorva Express : Train depart in schedule time.

Day 2 :

Reached New Delhi Station 1 hr late due to fog in the morning.

Take a hotel at Paharganj area, take some rest, visit INDIA GATE in the evening by a cab........move to Old Delhi Station for Ranikhet Express for
Kathgudam.

India Gate at Night :



Delhi to Kathgudam by Ranikhet Express : Train depart in schedule time.
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continue with your T'log.
First picture,Fabulous
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what a teaser ... please continue
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lovely pictures
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Sorry everybody for the long delayed trip report as I was very busy with the year end job pressure, could not sort by photos, now all photos are sorted.

Thanks deepmajumder, sasanka and specially Pkanti for all the information, suggestion for the trip.
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Day 3 :27th October 2012

Reached Kathgudam at right time ( 5.00 AM )

Our driver was waiting for us at the station, We took tea and biscuit ( myself take 2 cups of tea in that chilled morning ) and started for RANIKHET before sunrise at around 6 am. At around 7.20 am we take breakfast in a road side dhaba near a Mandir.
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After a beautiful breakfast, we started again and reached RANIKHET at around 9.30 am.

Distance Covered : Around 78 km
Time taken : 3.5 hrs

Checked in at our hotel " Parwati Inn"
Position : Excellent...at mall....Perfect view of Himalayan range from the roof
Room & Bathroom : Excellent
Behavior of Staff : Excellent
Service : Good
Food : Excellent
Room Rent : Rs 880
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We take our lunch within 12.30 noon and visit "Golf Ground" of Ranikhet.

Really a amazing place, my daughter played a lot in the ground and get tired...as she never saw this type of vast Green Meadows here in Kolkata.



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Other point we saw are as follows :

HAIDAKHAN TEMPLE, JHULA DEVI TEMPLE, SYAHI DEVI TEMPLE
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Before sunset we reached our hotel through the roads between the age old pine trees

The view of the road is just amazing !!!!!!!!!!!!
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In the evening we see the spectacular sunset from our hotel roof :

Sunset over Trisul Peak



After taking a beautiful dinner, we go for a sweet dream !!!!!!
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Thank you for sharing, annyatoma! I really enjoyed the photos!
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Day 4 : 28th October 2012

Get up early in the morning and stared my day with a amazing sunrise :

Sunrise on Chaukhamba Range



As the sun goes up, we saw the amazing view of the Himalayan Range in full sunlight........all the peaks are distinctly visible......thanks "GOD"

A Panoramic View of Himalayan Range from Ranikhet

This Panorama is made by stitching two frames :



After taking lunch at the hotel, at around 12.30 noon we stared for Kausani .

A view on the way to Kausani from Ranithet.

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At around 4 pm we reached Kausani

Distance Covered : 60 km
Time Taken : 3.5 hrs

Checked in at our hotel " Hotel Prashant "
Position : Excellent...outside mall....Beside Gandhi Asram...........Perfect view of Himalayan range from the roof as well as from the rooms
Room & Bathroom : Excellent
Behavior of Staff : Excellent
Service : Excellent
Food : Excellent ( Bengali food )
Room Rent : Rs 1200
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In the evening, we are lucky enough to observe the most beautiful sunset from Kausani.

Sunset over Trisul



Sunset over Nanda Devi Range

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