5 Places In Uttarakhand That Offer Stunning Views Of The Himalayas

by Shreya Ghosh
5 Places In Uttarakhand That Offer Stunning Views Of The Himalayas

Escaping into the hill stations and vistas of Uttarakhand is a blissful experience. Surrounded by verdant forests, majestic mountain peaks, pristine waterfalls, and alluring weather, the hill stations here soothe the soul. There is beauty, surprises, and picturesque views in every nook and corner of Uttarakhand. In fact, this state is the home to so many unexplored hill stations and hamlets that are the perfect destinations to spend some days in serenity. If you wish to witness heart-stopping views of the Himalayas, you need to pack your bags and take a trip to Uttarakhand.

5 Places In Uttarakhand That Offer Remarkable Views Of The Himalayas

1. Pangot

Nestled in the Nainital district, ‘Pangot’ is an unexplored picturesque hamlet. Among so many popular crowd hill stations in Uttarakhand, this quaint place is an offbeat destination. To witness mesmerising views of the Himalayan ranges of Nanda Devi and Chaukhamba, pack your bags and take a trip to this beautiful location. Also, if you love to wake up to the chirping sounds of birds, Pangot is a must-visit for you.

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2. Ranikhet

Enjoy the magnificent views of the majestic Himalayas from ‘Ranikhet’ in Uttarakhand. To add more charm to the surroundings, the apricot orchards are just perfect. As Ranikhet is nestled at a high altitude of 1800 metres, the views are breathtaking to stare at.

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3. Almora

Escaping in ‘Almora’ is taking a step closer to nature. Famous for its rich culture, wildlife, and cuisines, enjoy the picturesque landscapes of the mighty Himalayas from this quaint destination. The 360-degree panoramic views are outstanding and the weather all around the year makes your experiences more memorable.

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4. Mana Village

If you want to go on a short getaway away from all the noises and crowds, ‘Mana Village’ is the perfect choice for you. Known as the last Indian village, this destination is located in Chamoli, Uttarakhand about 25 km away from the Indo-Tibet border. Surrounded by lush greenery, mountains, and the alluring views of the Himalayas, the beauty and the simplicity of Mana Village will steal your heart.


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5. Peora

There are so many stunning unexplored destinations all around Uttarakhand and ‘Peora’ is one such deep nestled secret. If wishing to spend some days in calm and tranquility is on your mind, you have to take a trip here. Peora attracts tourists mostly to enjoy the enchanting views of the snow-laden Kumaon range of the Himalayas. You will surely have a great time here surrounded by stunning views, apple orchards, verdant greenery, and soothing weather.