Ranikhet veritably means queen's field. Situated at the height of 1829
metres, Ranikhet reflects the best of Himalayas, their lush green forests,
elevated mountain peaks, splendid plant life and smashing wild life. To see
nature in its full swing - Visit Ranikhet ! According to a popular legend,
this place had captured the heart of Rani Padmini, wife of Raja Sudhardev.
So she opted this place and since then it has been called as Ranikhet. The
rejuvenating mountain breeze, chirping of birds and the diorama of the
Himalayas, leave the onlooker awe-struck. Ranikhet's untouched beauty and
healthy climate has charmed many tourists from all over the world.
Quick Facts Location : 360km from Delhi & 55km from Nainital State : Uttranchal Area : 22 sq km Trip Highlights : Pleasant Climate Ideal time to visit : Throughout the year Languages : Kumaoni, Hindi and English STD Code : 5966 Climate : Summer (Max - 18ºC) & Winter (Min - 17.6ºC) Best time to visit : Throughout the year
Attractions in Ranikhet Jhula Devi Temple
a very popular and visited temple of Ranikhet. It is famous for its numerous
bells, which are tied by its devotees to get their wishes fulfilled.
Located 10 kms from Ranikhet, this place houses many botanical gardens and
a Government Fruit and Research Institute. It gives a fantastic view of the
snow clad mountain peaks including Naina Devi, Trishul, Nilkanth etc.
On the way to Almora, you can find these beautiful 9 golf course among
It is situated near to Uppat and is popular for the excellent views it
offers to its tourists. It is also known for the Kali Devi Temple.
Famous Hotels in Ranikhet
Ranikhet hotels are a unique example of comfort, luxury and hospitality.
Providing all the modern amenities, these hotels are almost surrounded by
picturesque and natural landscape.