8 Best Places to Visit in Ranikhet
Ranikhet as hill station is idyllic in its charm, and draws holiday-makers almost all the year round with its salubrious climate the balmy breeze. Against the backdrop of snow capped Himalayan peaks, Ranikhet means “Queen’s field”. An unusual name, a quaint legend and the sheer beauty of its environs make this Kumaon hill station a wonderful holiday resort.
TOURIST PLACES TO VISIT IN RANIKHET : –
13 km.A small artificial lake and a popular picnic spot.
10 km.Orchard country known for its fruit and Government Gardens.
8 km.Well known for its Gandhi Ashram to commemorate the spot where Gandhi stayed.
6 km.Has a 9-Hole Golf Course.
5 km.Known for its forest nursery and its temple dedicated to the Goddess Kali.
13 km.Offers a close view of the Himalayas.
6 km.On the way to Chaubatia,it is known for its temple devoted to the Goddess Durga and Lord Rama. It is among top tourist places to visit in Ranikhet.
5 km.Famous for its temple of Baba Haira Khan.
PLACES OF WORSHIP
Catholic Church,Methodist Church,St.Martin’s Church
Haira Khan(Chilianaulla) temple,Hanuman temple,Jhaula Devi temple,Mankameshwar temple
Jama Masjid at Sadar Baar and Zaroori Bazar
Altitude 1829 m
Temperature Max Min
Summer 32.2C 8.4C
Winter 7.2C 3.3C
Rainfall 127 cm
Season March to June and September to November
Summer Cotton & Light Woolen
Winter Heavy Woollens
TOURIST INFORMATION CENTRES
UP Government Tourist Bureau
Kumaon Mandal Vikas Nigam
HOW TO REACH RANIKHET
The nearest airport is Pantnagar 119 km away.
Ranikhet is connected by road to many places.
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