- Hike Through The Dense Forest To Understand The Local Climate.
- Astronomy Lecture And Star Gazing Activity By A Telescope.
- Mahatma Gandhi Ashram.
- Local Villages, Temples And People
- The Kausani Tea Gardens Located In Alpine Climate
- The Corbett Museum And Jim Corbett’s House.
- Jeep Safari In The Reserve Forest
Delhi – Dunagiri
Report at the Pick-up point in Delhi at around 07 PM in the Evening, for an Ovenight Journey to Dunagiri. The Coach will depart at 08 PM. Alternatively we can take an overnight train journey till Kathgodam.
Arrive Dunagiri in the morning by Road/Train. After arrival and check-in at Dunagiri Nature Retreat, you can enjoy time to rest, freshen up and relish a delicious meal. After Lunch get ready for
1st session of Astronomy lecture by an Astronomy expert. In the evening gather for live demonstration by a telescope.
Overnight stay at the Nature Retreat.
Remarks: Located at 8,000 feet, Dunagiri offers a pristine, clear and pollution free sky, which makes Dunagiri a perfect destination to do star gazing activities. Even without a telescope you can see the twinkling stars very clearly, which you can’t see in any of the bigger cities of the country.
After breakfast we begin our trek to visit the Dunagiri Temple. After a one-hour hike through oak forests, along mountain ridges and with breathtaking views on all sides, we reach the hilltop Dunagiri Temple. Here we learn of the history, the meaning and take in the deep feelings of such a place. Enjoy your lunch on the hilltop near Temple. A most beautiful place for lunch. Later we will enjoy the return hike. In the evening, get ready for your 2nd session of Astronomy lecture with live demonstration by a telescope. Overnight stay and Dinner at the Nature Retreat.
Remarks: During the beautiful hike you can see the local plants and understand the climatic condition of this part of Himalayas.
Dunagiri – Kausani
After breakfast, we leave for the mountain drive to the village of Kausani, enjoying the scenic beauty along the way. In Kausani we will visit the Kausani Tea Estate, learning of its history and tea, perhaps choosing to purchase some of the fine blends. We will also visit the Gandhi Ashram, where Gandhi spent time in 1929. Our afternoon will include enjoying some shopping and a wonderful local meal. Overnight Stay in Kausani.
Remarks: Kausani offers Mahatma Gandhi Ashram which will give you experience of History. The Tea Plantation in Kausani will make you feel close to nature.
Kausani – Jim Corbett National Park
After breakfast, check-out from this beautiful Nature retreat and drive to Jim Corbett National Park. In the late afternoon, visit the Corbett museum and the Water Fall. Later, in the evening, enjoy the Bonfire with light music.
Overnight stay at Corbett.
Remarks: The first tiger reserve of India also offers some marks of History related Sir Jim Corbett, which can be seen in the Corbett Museum and his house.
Jim Corbett National Park – Delhi
Wakeup call in the morning at 04:30 AM. Leave for Early morning Jeep Safari and enjoy the nature and wildlife of the Jim Corbett National Park.
Tour ends with happy memories. Later have your breakfast at the resort & depart for Delhi.