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Escape to the serenity of Ranikhet with our tour packages! Nestled amidst the Kumaon Hills, Ranikhet offers breathtaking Himalayan views, colonial charm, and adventure activities. Explore golf courses, trek through scenic trails, or unwind in nature. Find your perfect Ranikhet tour package today!


Escape the ordinary and delve into the magic of Ranikhet with Vrindavan Packages! Our meticulously crafted 3-day/4-night Ranikhet tour whisks you away to a haven of tranquility amidst the Kumaon Hills. Imagine waking up to breathtaking Himalayan vistas, breathing in crisp mountain air, and exploring charming hill stations.

We've curated a perfect itinerary with a variety of options: sightseeing at the Army Museum or Jhula Devi Temple, adventure activities like trekking or horse riding, and cultural experiences like attending a folk music and dance performance.

Ranikhet's beauty unfolds throughout the year. Escape the summer heat and enjoy pleasant weather for exploring (March-June). Witness lush greenery during the monsoon (July-Sept) or experience a magical winter wonderland with snow-capped peaks (Oct-Feb).

Reaching Ranikhet is convenient with options for every traveler - scenic road trips, flights to Pantnagar Airport, or trains to Kathgodam Railway Station. Vrindavan Packages can assist you with transportation and ensure a seamless travel experience.

So ditch the ordinary and book your Ranikhet escape with Vrindavan Packages today! Let us craft a personalized itinerary filled with unforgettable experiences that will leave you enchanted.

9 Best Tourist Places to Visit in and Around Ranikhet:

  • Golf Course

  • Bhalu Butt (Bear Point)

  • Jhula Devi Temple

  • Sun Temple (Sunaina Devi Temple)

  • Army Museum

  • Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary

  • Nanda Devi Temple

  • Ranikhet Market

  • Chaubattia Gardens

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Best Places To visit in Ranikhet Tour:

  • Golf Course:  Challenge yourself on the scenic 9-hole golf course, surrounded by breathtaking Himalayan panoramas. Enjoy a unique golfing experience amidst the serene beauty of Ranikhet.

  • Bhalu Butt (Bear Point): Capture panoramic views of the Himalayas and the Kumaon Hills from this picturesque viewpoint.  Legend has it that the place was once frequented by bears, hence the name.

  • Jhula Devi Temple: Seek blessings at the sacred Jhula Devi Temple, dedicated to Goddess Durga. This historic temple offers a serene ambiance and stunning views of the surrounding valley.

  • Sun Temple (Sunaina Devi Temple): Witness the mesmerizing sunrise over the Himalayas at the Sun Temple, perched atop a hill. This sacred site offers a captivating spiritual experience and breathtaking natural beauty.

  • Army Museum: Delve into the rich military history of the region at the Army Museum. Explore war memorabilia, weaponry, and artifacts that showcase the valor of the Indian Army.

  • Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary: Embark on a wildlife safari in the Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary, a haven for diverse flora and fauna. Spot barking deer, leopards, Himalayan birds, and experience the thrill of encountering nature's wonders.

  • Nanda Devi Temple: Pay homage at the Nanda Devi Temple, dedicated to the revered Himalayan goddess Nanda Devi.  This scenic temple offers a tranquil atmosphere and a chance to connect with the spiritual essence of the Himalayas.

  • Ranikhet Market: Explore the vibrant Ranikhet Market, a treasure trove of local handicrafts, souvenirs, and regional delicacies. Immerse yourself in the local culture and find unique keepsakes to remember your Ranikhet adventure.

Chaubattia Gardens:  Stroll amidst the sprawling green paradise of Chaubattia Gardens, a haven of diverse flora and fauna.  Offering breathtaking views and a serene ambiance, these gardens are perfect for a picnic or a leisurely walk.


Best Time to Visit Ranikhet:

Ranikhet's beauty unfolds throughout the year, each season offering a unique charm:

  • March to June (Summer): Escape the scorching summer heat in the plains and experience pleasant weather in Ranikhet, perfect for sightseeing and outdoor activities. Temperatures range from 10°C to 22°C. Explore the vibrant Chaubattia Gardens in full bloom or tee off at the scenic golf course.

  • July to September (Monsoon): Witness lush greenery and cascading waterfalls as the monsoon brings life to the hills. Enjoy fewer crowds and budget-friendly deals.  Be prepared for occasional showers and potential landslides on mountain roads. Temperatures range from 5°C to 20°C.

  • October to February (Winter):  For a truly magical experience, visit Ranikhet in winter! Witness snow-capped Himalayan peaks, creating a breathtaking winter wonderland. Temperatures can drop to 5°C. Enjoy cozy evenings by a fireplace and scenic winter vistas. While some outdoor activities might be limited, the captivating landscape is worth it.

How to Reach Ranikhet:

Reaching Ranikhet is convenient with multiple options to suit your preferences:

  • By Road: Enjoy a scenic road trip with breathtaking views of the Himalayas. Vrindavan Packages can arrange comfortable car rentals or assist you with finding reliable taxi services. The journey from Delhi takes approximately 8-9 hours.

  • By Air: Pantnagar Airport (110 km away) is the nearest airport to Ranikhet. While flight options might be limited, Vrindavan Packages can help you with onward taxi connections to Ranikhet.

  • By Train: Kathgodam Railway Station (85 km away) is the nearest railway station. Enjoy the comfort and convenience of train travel and avail comfortable taxi services arranged by Vrindavan Packages to reach Ranikhet.

10 Amazing Things to Do in Ranikhet Tour:

Ranikhet offers more than just stunning scenery.  Here are 10 amazing experiences to enrich your Ranikhet tour:

  • Trekking: Embark on invigorating treks to Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary or Nanda Devi Temple, surrounded by breathtaking Himalayan landscapes.  Enjoy the thrill of adventure and witness the beauty of nature.

  • Horse Riding: Explore the scenic trails and charming villages around Ranikhet on horseback.  Experience the unique perspective of the Himalayas and create lasting memories amidst the mountains.

  • Cable Car Ride (Depending on Availability): Soar above the clouds on a thrilling cable car ride (operational during specific seasons). Enjoy panoramic vistas of the Himalayas, the valleys below, and the town of Ranikhet.

  • Camping (Subject to permissions):  Experience the magic of camping under the starlit sky near natural springs or amidst the serenity of Chaubattia Gardens. Imagine crackling campfires, stories shared under a blanket of stars, and waking up to breathtaking sunrises. (Please note: Camping may require obtaining permissions from local authorities.)

  • Bird Watching:  Spot a variety of resident and migratory birds amidst the verdant hills surrounding Ranikhet.  Listen to the melodious calls, witness vibrant colors, and capture the beauty of these feathered creatures. Carry binoculars for an enhanced bird watching experience.

  • Golfing: Challenge yourself on the scenic 9-hole golf course, surrounded by breathtaking Himalayan panoramas. Enjoy a world-class golfing experience while amidst the serene beauty of Ranikhet.

  • Picnic at Bhalu Butt (Bear Point): Pack a delicious picnic basket and head to Bhalu Butt for a scenic escape.  Capture panoramic views of the Himalayas and enjoy a relaxing afternoon amidst the natural beauty.

  • Shopping at the Local Market: Immerse yourself in the vibrant local culture by exploring the Ranikhet Market. Find unique souvenirs, handcrafted items, and regional delicacies, taking home a piece of Ranikhet's charm.

  • Attend a Cultural Program: Witness the rich cultural heritage of Uttarakhand with a captivating folk music and dance performance.  Experience traditional costumes, energetic dances, and melodious music that showcases the soul of the region.

  • Visit the Army Museum: Delve into the region's military history at the Army Museum. Explore war memorabilia, weaponry, and artifacts that showcase the valor of the Indian Army.

Packing and Travel Tips for Ranikhet Tour:

Be Prepared for the Weather:

  • Pack comfortable walking shoes for exploring the hills and uneven terrain.

  • Carry light woolens or jackets depending on the season (summers are pleasant, winters can be chilly).

  • An umbrella or raincoat is essential during monsoon season (July-September).

  • Sunscreen, sunglasses, and a hat are recommended for sun protection, especially during summer.

Embrace the Local Culture:

  • Respect local customs and traditions. Dress modestly when visiting religious sites.

  • Be mindful of the environment and avoid littering. Dispose of waste responsibly.

Planning and Logistics:

  • Carry cash for smaller purchases and street vendors, although ATMs are available in Ranikhet town.

  • Familiarize yourself with local transportation options. Taxis and rickshaws are readily available for exploring Ranikhet. Vrindavan Packages can also assist you with car rentals for a more customized itinerary.

  • While bargaining is expected at the local market, be respectful and courteous with vendors.

  • Book your Ranikhet tour package with Vrindavan Packages well in advance, especially during peak seasons (summer and winter) to avoid disappointment and secure the best deals.

Best Places to Enjoy Street Shopping in Ranikhet:

Indulge in retail therapy and discover unique treasures at Ranikhet's charming shopping havens:

  • Ranikhet Market:  This bustling marketplace is a treasure trove of local handicrafts, souvenirs, and regional delicacies. Find hand-knitted woolen shawls, Kumaoni embroidered clothing, and locally produced jams and pickles - perfect keepsakes of your Ranikhet adventure.

  • Chaubatia Gardens Fruit Market:  During the harvest season (May-June), explore the vibrant fruit market near Chaubatia Gardens. Purchase fresh and delicious apples, peaches, apricots, and other seasonal fruits, a taste of the region's bounty.

  • Sadar Bazaar:  This local market caters to daily needs, offering fresh produce, spices, and everyday essentials. While not a designated shopping hub, you might stumble upon interesting local finds and hidden gems.

Destinations to Explore near Ranikhet:

Ranikhet's charm extends beyond its borders. Explore these captivating destinations for a well-rounded Kumaon experience:

  • Almora (65 km):  Embark on a literary pilgrimage to Almora, a hill station renowned for its rich literary heritage. Explore historical sites like Swami Vivekananda Ashram and Katarmal Sun Temple, or simply wander through the charming lanes lined with bookstores and cafes.

  • Kausani (110 km):  Witness the awe-inspiring sunrise over the Nanda Devi peak from Kausani, also known as the "Switzerland of India."  Enjoy breathtaking Himalayan vistas, serene ambiance, and a chance to reconnect with nature.

Nainital (60 km):  Take a day trip to the popular hill station of Nainital, a scenic lake town offering boating on Nainital Lake, a vibrant mall road for shopping, and various adventure activities like paragliding.

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