A short distance away from Kotdwar sits an elegant hilly destination of Lansdowne. Residence of Garhwal Regiment, Lansdowne is a clean and pretty hill station in the
Pauri Garhwal District of Uttarakhand. It is one of those holiday destinations that serve the purpose of giving your brain and body an escape from the daily 9-6 office
grind routine. Lansdowne is a place with a scenic view of mountain ranges and snow-capped peaks which justify the reason as to why nature lovers should embark on a
journey to this destination. Lansdowne is an ideal destination for relishing a relaxing vacation or a cozy honeymoon as this beautiful place adorned with blue pine trees and Colonial style
architecture offers an ambiance that is soothing and quite romantic.
The hill station also comprises of a small artificial lake where one can enjoy boating, and don’t miss out on walking to the Tip- in-Top from where you can see spectacular views of the Shivalik Range, also en route sighting of St Mary’s Church is a bonus. In Lansdowne shopping for leather products at Javed Boot House can also be a great experience. Apart from this, like other hill stations in Uttarakhand, Lansdowne is a perfect birdwatching destination and is an excellent base for some nice hikes in the hills. Our Lansdowne travel guide is overflowing with information on best places to visit and amazing things to do, which makes it quite essential for the travellers looking for an impeccable travelling experience. Also, handcrafted for you are the varied holiday packages by Tour My India that ensures a vacation unlike any other.
Tip- in-Top is a hill point located 2.1 km from Lansdowne. It is a place which also goes by the name Hill Top Picnic spot and offers spectacular views of the mountain range.
Bhulla Tal is a beautiful lake in Lansdowne where not only family and kids but also couples can enjoy while boating or sitting next to the lake.
ST. MARY'S CHURCH
It is a British era church that is situated at quite a beautiful place en route the famous viewing point Tiffin Top.
Kaleshwar Temple is amongst the most important Hindu shrine in Lansdowne. The temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and is frequented by both locals and visitors alike.
It is known to be the oldest building in the town. It represents the century-old heritage of the Garhwal regiment.
KALAGARH TIGER RESERVE
Situated in the Lansdowne division of Pauri Garhwal is a tiger reserve which is 13.2 km from Lansdowne. The reserve is not only home to tigers but to a variety of other birds and animals.