Lansdowne

1 night 2 days package cost 2500 onwards

The quaint hill station of Lansdowne is the perfect weekend getaway and you can relax at the Blue Pine Resort.

Inclusions:

  • Accommodation in a Deluxe Room
  • Breakfast

Exclusions:

  • Child above 5 years is chargeable @ 20% and above 12 years @ 30 % of package

Notes:

Accomodation is provided  for 1 night. The second day is the check out day.

Details:

Located in the Pauri Garhwal district of Uttarakhand, Lansdowne is a quaint little hill station. Right from the time of the British rule, this hill station has been a popular getaway. The Garhwal Rifles, of the Indian Army, are now based out of Lansdowne.

The town has a colonial touch to it, as a number of British built buildings are still standing. Even though Lansdowne is a popular destination, every traveller gets his own space to relax. This is great place for practising meditating. You can also try your hand at trekking, bird watching, etc.

As part of the package, you will be staying at the Blue Pine Resorts in a deluxe room. It is peaceful place and has a great view of the surroundings, from its premises. It is ideal for a relaxing holiday.

Some of the sightseeing highlights of Lansdowne are Jwalpa Devi Temple, Tarkeshwar Mahadev Temple, Durga Devi Temple, Tiffin Top and Snow View.

Packages



Hotel

Destination Budget Type Hotel
Lansdowne Budget Lans View Hotel, Colonial Villa
Lansdowne Deluxe Forest Palace, Jadli Hotel & Restaurant
Lansdowne Premium Lans Castle, Bright sunny pines resort
Lansdowne Luxury Jungle Resort, Lans Castle

Inclusions:

1 night stay (on twin sharing basis)

Breakfast (Kindly check timings & venue from the hotel)

Return Airport transfers by Non AC vehicle on seat sharing basis

Sightseeing by Non AC vehicle on seat sharing basis

Driver’s allowance, Road tax and Fuel charges

Parking and Toll taxes

All presently applicable hotel and airline taxes

Should there be any further levy of Govt. / statutory taxes or charges, the same shall be chargeable extra as and when applicable.

Note: These are representative inclusions. Please check with travel agent for exact details during booking.

Exclusions

Items of personal nature like laundry, telephone calls, room service charges, soft drinks and hard drink charges, etc

The payments for additional services taken at the hotel are to be settled directly at the hotel

Any service not mentioned in inclusions

  • District: Pauri Garhwal
  • Famous for/as: Hill Station
  • Languages: Hindi,Garhwali
  • Best Season: Round the year

Lansdowne is one of the quietest hill stations of India and is situated at an altitude of 1,706 m above sea level surrounded with thick Oak and Blue Pine forests in Pauri Garhwal. Presently Lansdowne has the command office of the Garhwal Rifles division of the Indian Army.

It is the perfect place for adventure activities like Trekking, Bird Watching Boating, Paddling etc glimpse etc.

In Lansdowne you will get a glimpse of well preserved British Heritage bungalows and Churches. Enjoy the rarest view of Himalayas and Holy Ganga and Sunrise and Sunset. On a clear day one can see breath taking view of Himalayan ranges.

Sightseeing

The Garhwal Rifles Regimental War Memorial:

This War memorial at Lansdowne was unveiled on 11 Nov 1923 by Lord Rawlinson of Trent the then Commander in Chief of India. It is located at the parade ground.

St. John’s Church:

It is a Roman Catholic Church situated on ab the Mall Road. The church was previously a forest bungalow and it reopened on Nov 29, 1980. St. John’s Church is the only Church of worship in Lansdowne.

Bhulla Tal:

Boating and paddling facilities are available at Bhulla Tal.

Tip-In-Top:

Situated in the ridge, Tip-in-Top is a popular point t amongst the tourists visiting Lansdowne. The easy trek to Tip in Top goes through dense forest and rugged terrains ending up at a picturesque spot from where enchanting Himalayas can be seen.

Activities in Lansdowne

Jungle walk, small Treks, Boating, Stargazing, Bird watching water activity in the Kho river are some of the adventure activities you can enjoy in Lansdowne.

Where to Stay

Besides the tourist rest house (GMVN) there are many hotels & lodges to suit every budget.

There are few budget hotels in Joshimath-Auli Road as well.

For more information, please visit – www.gmvnl.com & www.uttarakhandtourism.gov.in

Getting there

By Air: Jolly Grant Airport is the nearest Airport situated at a distance of l48 km.

By Train: The nearest railhead to Lansdowne is Kotdwar situated at a distance of 40 km.

By Road: Lansdowne is well connected to major destinations.