Lansdowne is a small and beautiful town in Indian state of Uttarakhand, situated at 5800 ft. above sea level. Want to lose yourself for one or two days, where will be no noise? Cannot reach a phone call? Want to enjoy only solitude of nature? Then Lansdowne is perfect destination for you.

          Nearest hill station of Delhi is Lansdowne, However viceroy Lord Lansdowne Came to this town of Uttarakhand in 1880s. This small town was named after his name as Lansdowne. Kotdwara is gateway of Uttarakhand, from Kotdwara to Lansdowne is an hour or so through the pine forest. This is a Cantonment city, visit war monument in Garhwal Rifles Center. Also take a tour to St. Mary's Church, St. John's Church, Shaheed Dwar, Tip N Top to enjoy memorizing sunrise and sunset, Army Headquarters and Bhullatala Lake. 

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Accommodation in Lansdowne

Lansdowne Villa: This is a beautiful and well equipped home stay in Lansdowne, located at heart of Lansdowne in Sadar Bazar near Main Gandhi Chowk. They provide 6 cozy and specious rooms with modern amenities & facilities like attached toilets with running hot & cold water, DTH television etc. Restaurants are located very nearby of the homestay and you can go for food, hove delivery also available.

          Guests can enjoy marvelous view of Gandhi Chowk and nearby places from Tree house, which is main attraction of Lansdowne Villa homestay, along with has open space for sitting at ground floor.

Tariff starts from Rs.2800 for deluxe rooms and Rs.3800 for family rooms (without food).

Samskara & Samsara Homestay: This homestay located in Gounu village, Satija Estates, about 5kms away from Lansdowne. They have two spacious dormitory rooms with 5 Bunk Beds each, two private double rooms, and a family room. All rooms are clean and cozy with vast open ground in front of room, LCD, WIFI and modern bath.

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 Oak Grove Inn: This homestay provide Neat and clean rooms, homely food and scenic beauty of nearby. They have different rooms with different tariff, listed below..

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Lans Castle: A nice stay is well furnished with all the modern in Lansdowne, located just 3 kms before Lansdowne main town. This stay provides a nice breathtaking view of the valley surrounded by Himalayas and situated on Deriyakhal Slopes, you can experience glorious sunrise from the terraces. Rooms are huge with all modern facilities like LCD with DTH, tea/coffee maker, intercom, free WIFI and attached luxurious toilets. Tariff starts from Rs.3800 (off season), Rs4800 (peak season) for deluxe rooms, and Rs.4800 to Rs.7000 for valley view rooms.

Fairydale Resort: This property located very near of bus and jeep stand, on the way to Tip ’n’ Top viewing point and two famous churches. They provide 10 rooms, seven of them in main building, and rest three in a hut a level. The rooms are good in size, cozy, and airy with big and dry bathroom. The outside terrace is the best thing, to enjoy the open in the lap of nature. Homemade food (North Indian menu) served is simple and mouth watering.

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How to Reach Lansdowne

Lansdowne can be reached from Delhi, it takes five hours through Meerut-Pauri National Hwy and NH534 and distance around 280 kms. Nearest railway station is Kotdwar (KTW), daily regular train service is available from Delhi and rest of India. Mussoorrie Express and Garhwal Express, these two are best trains to Kotdwar from Delhi. Car and taxis are available from Kotdwar railway station to Lansdowne and rent would be around Rs.100 to Rs.1200 depending on season. Shared transport Jeep, Bus also available to Lansdowne from Kotdwar and fare would around Rs.40 to Rs.60.

Best Season to Visit Lansdowne

Lansdowne can be visited throughout the year, but best time to visit Lansdowne is end of March to November. It advisable to carry enough woolen cloths in winter, because Lansdowne gets snowfall in winter.

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