Go here for: Hills, Offbeat
Imagine the Himalayas as if they were within an arm’s reach, that’s the feeling one gets at this beautiful and unknown destination in the Kumaon region – Chaukori. This place, in the Pithoragarh district offers a magnificent view of the snow capped peaks and forests of pine, oak and rhododendron.
Chaukori also has many tea gardens which add to its pristine beauty. Holidaying at Chaukori is the perfect way to connect with nature and enjoy the fabulous sunrise and sunset that one is treated to here. The night sky is studded with a million stars that simply take your breath away. The best time to be here is from March to June and then from mid- September to November.
There are quiet a few stay options at this hill resort, some of them are Kumaon Mandal Vikas Nigam Rest House, Him Darshan Hotel, Hotel Panch Chuli and Jhaltola Estate.
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