Traditionally rich district of Pauri Garhwal in Uttarakhand harbours an angelic hill station since British period in India. It is known as Lansdowne which is also serving as a military camp for battalions of Garhwal Rifles. If you are too tired of being stuck at your computer screens, shut them down and head out to Lansdowne and allow yourself to rejuvenate in this beautiful hill town. There are many lovely places worth exploring in Lansdowne. Pay homage to Lord Shiva by visiting Tarkeshwar Mahadeva Temple. Tourist spots such as Bhim Pakora, Tip N Top and Bhulla Lake are best for sightseeing in Lansdowne.
For camping, this is a very fascinating destination. From Nature camps to adventure camps, it has copious options available for adding joyous moments to your camp tour. Camps in Lansdowne bring you to the breathtaking scenic views of pine trees. Activities such as rappelling, flying fox, trekking, commando net et cetera are given to every visitors. These fun loving activities are included in the camping packages. Finger-licking delicacies are supplied. Lansdowne camps are a great escape to touch the wild beauty of forests and hills.
How To Reach
This amazing weekend getaway from Delhi NCR is situated at a distance of around 250 km. Kotdwar is the nearest railway station to Lansdowne. To travel via bus, you have to book a bus from Delhi to Kotdwar and from Kotdwar to Lansdowne. The closest airport is Jolly Grant Airport.