Weekend getaway: Beat the sultry summers by visiting this dreamy valley in the Himalayas- Binsar!
Zee Media Bureau
You can beat the sultry and humid Delhi weather by planning a quick trip close to nature—your perfect weekend getaway Binsar!
Binsar is a beautiful hilly area also known as the summer capital of the former Chand Kings of Kumaon. This charming picturesque valley is located in the Kumaon Himalayas in the state of Uttarakhand.
One can bask in the glory of Himalayas and enjoy the scenic beauty of its ranges like Chaukhamba, Trishul, Nanda Devi, Shivling and Panchachuli.
This mesmerising hilly town is also home to wild flora and fauna and has its own Wildlife sanctuary. Thus, one can end-up experiencing an adventurous trip where you can trek amidst the mountainous regions of oak and rhododendron forest.
Lastly, one can feel enlightened and evoke the spiritual sense by visiting the temple of Jageshwar!
Here's how to visit this dreamy valley in the Himalayas:
By Air: If you wish to fly to this beautiful hilly town then you need to book the tickets for Pantnagar as it's the nearest airport from Binsar. One can easily avail cabs or taxis from Pantnagar to Binsar.
By Train: If you travel via train then Kathgodam is the nearest railway station from Binsar and is well connected to Delhi and various other cities.
By Road: Binsar is well connected with major highways that lead to the state of Uttarakhand where this beautiful valley is situated. Else, if you wish to travel by bus, then one may board the bus from ISBT or Anand Vihar.