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Khirsu Pauri Garhwal Uttarakhand | Khirsu hotels

Khirsu Pauri Garhwal Uttarakhand | Khirsu hotels

CountryIndia
StateUttarakhand
DestinationPauri Garhwal
TypeSightseeing, Picnic Spot
Duration3 day
  

Khirsu: Introduction

Khirsu village is located in Pauri Garhwal district of Uttarakhand. This place is located less than 20 kilometers away from Pauri town. It is located at a height of 1800 meters from sea level.

This is a very beautiful place. There is a big park where there are sliders and swings for children. The park is surrounded by Burans, pine and, oak trees. There is green grass all around in the park and in the month of March – April, colorful flowers bloom in this park, which makes this park even more beautiful.

This place is one of the most unexplored destinations in Uttarakhand, but now tourists are getting attracted towards this place. On one side Khirsu offers a panoramic view of the Himalaya mountains and in another side, it offers the dense forest view. There is also apple and walnut orchard in this place.

Weather of Khirsu Uttarakhand

In summer

The weather here is pleasant. The tourists and the native people of Pauri and Srinagar used to come here in summer, This place is a favorite attraction for locals during summer.
Most tourists come here in the month of April, May, and June.
Temperature: Minimum 23°c and Maximum 35°c

During Winters

The winter here is cold. There is also snowfall in the month of January-February.
Temperature: min 0 and max 20 degree

Activities in Khirsu Pauri Garhwal

Camping: It’s a good idea to do overnight camping in Khirsu park. However, for that, you need to get a permit from the forest department. Due to non-availability of the tent, you have to carry your own tent and other camping gear.

Hiking: This place is great for hiking. Travelers in Hiking can visit Khirsu village. The road from Khirsu to Pauri is best for Hiking. This road is surrounded by dense trees from both sides even from above. Even during the day, there is no sunlight in this road due to trees. The hiking experience on this road is exciting.

Photography: This place is best for photography. The trees around the park, the Himalaya view make this pace photogenic. You can also film the aerial view of this place which is very fantastic.

Birdwatching: An ideal place for the bird lover. One can see several Himalayan birds species in this place.

Khirsu Hotel

There is only one hotel in Khirsu. Other hotels are in Pauri which is 20 km away from Khirsu.

GMVN Khirsu hotel

The hotel’s rooms are semi deluxe.

The rent of room is 800 rupees.

Food is of good quality.

The advantage of the hotel is, it provides a beautiful panoramic view of Himalaya.

GMVN contact detail:

Head Office

GM-Tourism

Garhwal Mandal Vikas Nigam Ltd 74/1,

Rajpur Road, Dehradun-248001

Contact No. : 0135-2740896, 0135-2746817, 0135-2749308, 0135-2748478

Email: gmvn@gmmvnl.com, gmvn@sancharnet.in

Fax: 135-2746847

How to reach Khirsu Pauri Garhwal

How to reach Khirsu by train

The nearest railway station from this place is Rishikesh which is 134 km far from this place. Rishikesh is well connected to many other cities in India. After reaching Rishikesh, one can reach Pauri by bus or taxi. After reaching Pauri, one can go to this place by taxi, which is located at a distance of only 20 km.

How to reach Khirsu by air

The nearest airport from this place is Jolly Grant which is located at a distance of 148 km from this place.  There is a daily flight between Delhi to Dehradun. After reaching Dehradun, it can be easily reached from Taxi Station Rispana to Pauri. After reaching Pauri, one can go to this place by taxi, which is located at a distance of only 20 km.

How to reach Khirsu by road

Buses are easily available to Pauri, Kotdwara, Srinagar from  ISBT Kashmiri Gate, Delhi. One can easily reach to this place from these destinations by taxi. Khirsu is 20 km from Pauri, 26 km far from Srinagar Garhwal and 115 km from Kotdwara.

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