Situated in Kausani, Hotel Eco Lodge maintains the aspects of nature. Since, it’s an eco friendly lodge the lights here are solar powered lights. The hotel is built like Machan, just like Kumauni Houses in villages made with stone and woods. Mingled in great design, the hotel has outstanding dining and entertainment with modern and friendly service. From here you can view the 300 kms vast mesmerizing expanse of Himalayas. You can also experience the great view of the Himalayas as well as the surrounding valleys at the restaurant while you savor the great multi cuisine tastes prepared by the talented chefs.
Address: View Point, Kausani Estate, Kausani, District - Bageshwar, Uttarakhand
Nearest Airport: The Dehradun Airport, 157 kms
Nearest Railway Station: Kathgodam Station, 140 kms
Altitude: 1,890 meters ASL approx
Weather: The climate here is mild, and generally warm and temperate. When compared with winter, the summers have much more rainfall. … The average temperature in Kausani is 14.8 °C | 58.6 °F. The rainfall here is around 1860 mm | 73.2 inch per year.
The Eco Lodge has eight super deluxe rooms and two duplex rooms. The duplex rooms are intentionally designed in rough fashion which will give you the feel of typical village house; these rooms are suitable for four people. The floors are made of woods and resounds under your feet. Also, the walls have mud plaster effect. Each room’s interior is designed to maintain the old world charm of Kausani with modern comforts. You will have a great view of Himalayan peaks, whenever you look out of your window.
Duplex Room (First Floor)
Duplex Room (Ground Floor)
• TV with remote
• Hot and Cold running water
• STD/ISD facility
• Free news paper
• Foreign exchange
• Postal/Courier service
• Credit cards acceptance
• Car Rental Facility
• Eco friendly rooms
• Laundry Service
• Doctor on Call
• Indoor Games
• Conference Facilities
• Game Zone
• Swimming Pool
• Ghural Deck High Tea
• Unique Dining Experience
Binsar is known for it's views of the snow capped Himalayan mountain ranges, so tourists can sit back and enjoy the panoramic views while. One can also go for trekking with abundant nature trails available at Binsar like a comfortable trek up to the Zero point from where the Himalayan views are spectacular with Kedarnath, Trishul, Nanda Devi, Panchachuli and more standing tall. Binsar also houses a sanctuary covering 45 Sq. Kms with a rich diversity of flora and fauna with forests of oak and rhododendron with a large species of flowers and 200 + birds along with some wild animals like Leopards, Himalayan Black Bears, Wild Boar, Sambhar Deer, Barking Deer and more. The famous temple of Binsar Mahadev is also nearby along with the Kasar Devi Temple and Jageshwar Dham (temples) in the neighbourhood.
Weather: The winters (November-March) is very cold and it snows Minimum temperature can go to as low as - 6 DegC. Summers (April to Mid-June) are very pleasant, offering majestic views. The temperatures during this period are comfortable with maximums settling around 28°C and minimum’s around 12°C, on an average. Monsoon season is from July to September. The place receives good amounts of rain during the period.
Closest airport: Technically Pantnagar (90 Kms / 3 Hrs) but realistically the only option is Delhi airport (390 Kms / 9 Hrs)
Railway Station: Kathgodam railway station, Haldwani railway station and Lal Kuan railway station. (in order of preference). (4-5 Hrs / 120-150Kms)
Best time to visit: April – June end and October until mid-November. Beyond mid November until March it becomes very cold.
Generally spoken language: Hindi and Kumaoni.
Altitude: 2400 Mtrs ASL approx.
One of India's largest, oldest and the most popular Tiger reserves - The Jim Corbett National Park. Sprawled over 1300+ sq Kms of dense bio-diverse forest with the Ramganga and Kosi rivers flowing through it this is actually several different forests in one, ever changing with the changing seasons. Only designated areas in the 520 sq.Kms., out of the total area, are open to tourists. Thera are five zones named Dhikala, Bijrani, Jhirna, Domunda and Sonanandi. This tiger reserve is a haven for wild life enthusiasts. 600+ species of birds, apart from the elephants, tigers, leopards, jackals, sambhar deer, spotted deer, hog deer and more. Travelers visiting the park can enjoy jeep safaris with guides / naturalists. Enjoy your stay at a jungle resort bordering the fenced boundary of the reserve.
Weather: The weather in the park is temperate compared to most other protected areas of India. The temperature may vary from 5 °C (41 °F) to 30 °C (86 °F) during the winter and some mornings are foggy. Summer temperatures normally do not rise above 42 °C (104 °F). The park receives heavy rainfall during monsoons (July – September end) and remains closed around this period.
Closest airport: Technically Pantnagar (90 Kms / 3 Hrs) but realistically the only option is Delhi airport (270 Kms / 6 Hrs)
Railway Station: Ramnagar railway station
Best time to visit: October – March
Generally spoken language: Hindi, Basic English and Kumaoni.
Altitude: 300 Mtrs ASL approx.