Uttarakhand is largely referred as Devbhumi (literally, “Land of the Gods”) due to the array of temples and pilgrimage centres found across the state. Uttarakhand is largely glorified for its natural beauty of the Himalayas, the Bhabhar and the Terai.
Club Mahindra has a grasp of the beauty of this place and has mindfully constructed a variety of world-class resorts for you and your family to indulge make the most of this paradise valley.
Club Mahindra Binsar Villa, Uttarakhand
A verdant heaven awaits visitors at Club Mahindra Binsar Villa. Cuddled inside the thick woods of Binsar, one can encounter a unique occasion in Australian log-cabins which are a window to the arguably the most amazing scenery. This one-of-a-kind resort and its surroundings will promise you of a memorable time.
Club Mahindra keeps all its members captivated with the right mix of indoor and outdoor exercises. Let us look at some of the fun activities that you and your family can indulge whole-heartedly in.
Club Mahindra ensures that each part of your family is making the best out of what they have to offer. The workshops at Club Mahindra help you discover new energy or even refine an old one. You can have a fabulous time while figuring out how to cook outlandish cuisine styles from the resort experts, heating your own particular pots, and even make puppets and set up your own show.
Find a level of innovativeness you didn’t know you had. You have got craft kits, hobby kits, and painting for children and parents. In case you like what you’ve made, you can bring it home with you.
Experience the fun of living out in the wild. Set up tents, gather around the campfire and sing camp tunes and rest under the stars.
Bring out your binoculars and dull robes. Play naturalist as you meander in the wilderness recognizing calls and detecting all various types of birds.
1. Bageshwar Baijnath Kausani Tour
Kausani is located at a whopping 1,890 m above ocean level, and is enveloped by thick pine woods, with a glorious perspective of the Himalayas. The visit takes one to the ‘sangam’ (confluence) of the two rivers Srayu & Gomati: Baijnath sanctuary, where a variety of fishes grace the kund (pond). It additionally offers a rich bit of Indian history, as Mahatma Gandhi stayed for a fortnight here when he was writing the Treatise Anashakti Yoga.
2. GangoliHat Tour
The prime attraction of the spot here is the famous Mahakali Shaktipeeth and is believed to have been established by Adi Guru Shankaracharya in the 8th century. With its presiding deity Goddess Kali, this town is a must visit.
Club Mahindra Binsar Valley, Uttarakhand
The radiance of the Gupta Period shines at the Binsar Valley Resort. The definitive and delightful architectural style finds its way to the 32 stylish art cottages of the resort. The glorious surroundings help visitors find pleasure in every moment they spent there.
This resort offers a plethora of indoor activities just like Binsar Villa. The major attraction is rappelling where you can test your limits and endurance. You can also indulge in various sports including cricket, golf, badminton, and football.
Let us look at some of the best destinations to go sight-seeing during your stay in the resort.
1. Patal Bhuvaneshwar Tour
Steep green valleys to the Himalayan foothills fall underneath Patal Bhuvaneshwar. Beyond these valleys lies a mind-blowing view of the snow-topped mountains. Patal Bhuvaneshwar Tour takes guests to a 6000-year old underground cave complex. Also called as ‘the commune of the gods’ owing to the 65 temples committed to different gods and goddesses arranged inside the cave, this tour is a must-visit.
2. Gananath Tour
This tour takes visitors to the Mallika Devi Temple and Gananath Temple. The uniqueness of the Gananath temple is that it stands at about 2,116 meters above sea level. The tour is breath-taking as it affords a view of the stellar peaks of Nanda Devi, Trishul, Nandakhat, Bankatiya, Pancahachuli, Mactoli, Nanda Ghat, Nandakot, and many others.
In addition to Binsar Villa and Binsar Valley, Uttarakhand is home to four more unique Club Mahindra resorts, which would be included in the next part of the series.