Blessed with undisturbed vistas of Garhwal Himalayas, Pauri is a beautiful town in Uttarakhand. It provides panoramic view of the snow-covered Himalayan peaks of Nanda Devi, Trisul, Gangotri Group, Nilkantha, Bandar Poonch, Swargarohini, Kedarnath, Chaukhamba, Ghoriparvat, Hathi Parvat, Sumeru etc. Pauri is the perfect vantage point to enjoy the breathtaking scenic view of the mountain regions of the great Himalayas.There are many beautiful treks that can be done from here like Kankaleshwar Temple trek. Kholachauri is a tiny village located 15km away from Pauri.
The nearest Airport is Jolly Grant Airport, Dehradun which is approximately 112 km from Kholachauri. Rishikesh railway station is 95 km. These buses ply from the major cities of the state and Delhi. People traveling by train can board buses from Haridwar/ Rishikesh to reach Pauri.
This traditionally built local house is located in a serene environment in the midst of a pine forest overlooking Garhwal Himalayas. The house is made of stone and red soil that keeps righteous temperature insulation in rooms. There are 2 rooms for the guests with a shared bathroom. Interior spaces of the house are designed with a fusion of traditional & modern living. Enjoy local culture and cuisine and explore hidden spots with locals. If you are an author, writer, birder, artist or nature lover, you will love to stay here longer. Other than enjoying the serene nature and going on treks and trails, you can also indulge in games like chess and carrom. There’s also a volleyball court on top of a hill.
Location: 15 kms from Pauri in village Bhatkot, 1.5 kms from Kholchauri
Number of Rooms – 2, Total Capacity -8
Shivam Rawat, native of the place will host you. Other than managing the homestay, he is actively involved in developing the surrounding villages for tourists and helping locals create an alternative livelihood. He is a trekker as well and can take you around the places for trekking and camping experience.
Relish delicious home cooked pahadi meals prepared using local organic vegetables and Himalayan herbs. Breakfast includes paratha, butter toast, poha, tea/ coffee etc. Lunch/ dinner includes seasonal vegetables, curries, dal, rice, roti, curd, salad etc. Both Vegetarian and non Vegetarian options are there.
Parking • Running Hot Water • Library • Bonfire • Open Seating Areas • Toiletries • Smoking Allowed • Pet Friendly • Pick and Drop Service (Paid)
Bird Watching • Reading • Star Gazing • Village Walk • Cycling • Forest Walk • Hiking • Yoga and Meditation • Adventure Sports
Per Person: 1500/-
Complimentary: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Note: These tariffs do not apply during new year holidays.
Upto 8 years: Complimentary (No Extra Bed)
Note: What you pay for a homestay, brings a direct socio-economic benefit to locals. Be proud by not asking for a discount.
Dandapani (3.5km) • Sita Mata Mandir (11km) • Chaukhamba (11km) • Khanda (14km) • Gethichera Waterfall (15km) • Laxman Mandir (15km) • Kandoliya Temple (16km) • Nag Dev Temple (17km) • Kankaleshwar Temple (17km)
Devprayag (30km) • Khirsu (35km) • Niger Waterfall (36km) • Teen Dhara (38km) • Srinagar (58km) • Kaudiyala (58km) • Amkholi (62km) • Byasi (64km) • Atali (68km) • Jonk (88km) • Rishikesh (98km)
Treks:– Tara Kund Trek • Doodhatoli Trek • Binsar Trek
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