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Pangot A Small Paradise for Bird Watching, Nanital

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Pangot is a village in the Kosiyakutoli tehsil of Nainital district in Uttarakhand, India, and a tourist destination at a height of 6,300 feet. Pangot is located about 13 kilometers from Nainital, which is a popular hill station. The drive to here passes through the forested area of Cheena Peak Range via Snow View Point and Kilbury, which are birding spots.



The main attraction of Pangot are its birds; around 580 bird species have been recorded in this area. One can see a variety of Himalayan species along the way such as lammergeier, Himalayan griffon, blue-winged minla, spotted & slaty-backed forktail, rufous-bellied woodpecker, rufous-bellied niltava, khalij pheasant, variety of thrushes etc. Almost 150 bird species have been recorded at Pangot and the surrounding areas. The numerous perennial & seasonal creeks are home to a variety of flora and fauna including leopards, yellow-throated Himalayan martens, Himalayan palm civets, ghorals, barking deer and sambhar.
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10 Offbeat Trips Near Delhi

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Pangot- A birdwatcher’s trove A charming little hill town located in the Nainital district of Uttaranchal
Pangot is like a paradise for nature lovers and bird watchers. With around 580 bird species been recorded in this area, you are bound to encounter a few fluttering colourful feathers. Even though it’s counted as one of the offbeat places around Delhi, the resorts here are gorgeous and will make your holiday worthwhile. Binsar- Towering peaks to roaring predators Zero point in Binsar, Uttarakhand
Binsar is breathtakingly surreal! From the vivid view of the Trisul and Nanda Devi to its lush wildlife sanctuary, Binsar has it all to lure your wanderlust. Perched up at 2400 meters above sea level, it is one of the highest hill station in the Kumaon region. It’s still one of the fairly offbeat destinations around Delhi that is not yet commercialised by tourists. Fagu- A hamlet of stone houses in Himachal Pradesh
Fagu is an enchanting little hill town in the Kufri region of Shimla. You c…

A Perfect Getaway Golf Resort Gurgaon Karma Lakelands

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Karma Lakelands, The Golf Resort Karma Lakelands, The Golf Resort is a perfect family getaway located in Gurgaon near Manesar and Delhi NCR. If you are stressed out, need a quick weekend break away from city noise then this is the place in the lap of nature yet in heart of city life.



A meticulously planned resort with colourful winding Bougainvillea lanes, 9 hole golf course, animal farming,organic garden,children's park, swimming pool and tastefully decorated Chalets makes it an ideal weekend break for couples & families. Nevertheless the wonderful staff with their warm infectious smile takes the stress away from urban minds. Morning starts with meditation at the Isha Yoga centre,followed by nature walks & sumptuous breakfast. A must visit destination to return with a bag full of memories.

Cycling, Bee Farming, Organic Farming are some of their other activities. The resort is very peaceful and offers tranquility. Food is good and can be customised to your choices.

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