Category: Uttarakhand

Desktop Calendar: July 2011 3

Desktop Calendar: July 2011

Background image: Kumaon mountains soaking in the winter sun, captured during my trip to Binsar, Uttarakhand. Click here for higher resolution image. Subscribe to the feed or follow @payaniga on Twitter or on Facebook...

Rafting at Kaudiyala, Uttarakhand 2

Rafting at Kaudiyala, Uttarakhand

Last one in the guest posts series – by Mridula Dwivedi. Mridula, a professor based out of Delhi is an avid traveler. She shares her rafting experiences in this last of the guest post...

I Was Here: Jageshwar 2

I Was Here: Jageshwar

And I know that I, I will do more than just pass through this lifeI’ll leave nothin less that something that says I was here, I was here, I was here, I was here...

A dip in River Kosi & short visit to Nainital 0

A dip in River Kosi & short visit to Nainital

It’s not easy to attain or reach good things in life. And so is to reach Binsar. As I’ve said before to reach Binsar one has to travel six to seven hours by road...

Zero Point at Binsar 10

Zero Point at Binsar

The most recommended place in the Binsar area is Zero point which is located inside the Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary. The view point gives a glimpse of 300 KMs of the mighty Himalayan range. We...

Temples of Jageshwar and Dandeshwar 4

Temples of Jageshwar and Dandeshwar

After the short trek in the morning we visited Jageshwar later in the day. Jageshwar is a Hindu pilgrim dedicated to Lord Shiva & is at a distance of 35KMs from Almora. Nestled between...