Monday, 13 May 2013

Lansdowne: - a beautiful hill station in Uttarakhand

Lansdowne a lovely place with its beautiful areas, located at the altitude of 1,706 mts above from the sea level. Lansdowne is situated in Pauri Districts of Uttarakhand State which is 81 kms from Lansdowne. It is one of the awesome and peaceful hill stations of India. Lansdowne is popular from British time when they came to India. Lansdowne is a beautiful hill stations to spend your holidays and the weather of Lansdowne is best on summer season. Lansdowne is well connected with roads transport but remote in its own way. It offers various types of wild flowers and trees and surrounded with thick oak and blue pine forests and others.
Lansdowne got its name from the British Viceroy Name Lord Lansdowne, who was the Viceroy of India between the 1888 – 1894 yrs. As of now, Lansdowne has the commandant office of the Garhwal Rifles division of the Indian Army.

On the date 5th November, 1887, the first battalion of Garhwal Rifles migrated from Almora to Lansdowne and after that it is remains here and being a Commandant office of Garhwal Rifles. Lansdowne was the only city after Almora in the late 70’s. You can also see their various old building from the 19th century.

The Local language of Lansdowne is Garhwali and Hindi. The People of different culture and states came to do business in Lansdowne after it become popular. Today, you will see people of all religions at Lansdowne. The various buildings and church of Lansdowne was built during British India dates that take you back to pre independence period of India. Lansdowne is a Green Valley with various trees and flowers and it is an Eco-tourist place.

It is the perfect place for Yoga and Meditation. You can also enjoy here adventure activities like, trekking, boating, paddling etc. So we can say it a perfect destination for spending your holidays in the lap of nature. You can stay here with a peaceful mind and it is away from Daily busy market life and cities pollution. And the main thing is you can visit the place any time in the year, it is also best for you weekend destination.

How to Reach:-
By Roads: - Lansdowne is well connected through roads transport from other major cities.
By Trains: - The Nearest Railway station is Kotdwar. And the distance is 70 kms.
By Air: - The Nearest Airport is Jolly Grant Airport and the distance is approx.160 kms.

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