Hotel Shyam

LR Shah Road, Almora, Uttarakhand, 263601, India | Hotel
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India's version of the Lake District

A travel blog entry by smeelog


Crowded around a deep, green volcanic lake, the hill resort of Nainital is a favourite getaway for Delhi-ites. Perched in the mountains, up at 1938m -- an altitude which we became painfully aware of yesterday, after we ran up the hill to get out of the rain -- it's a idillic place this time of year to escape the heat of the city. Imagine sitting on the shore of one of England's National Trust protected Lakes (this colourful town ...

The Indian Lake District

A travel blog entry by mark.wilson


... in sight.

  • We checked out of the hotel, leaving our bags there and headed back down to The Flats for another wander around the various temples, plus another stroll around the lake.
  • After a pleasant walk around the lake, we had some breakfast then sorted out our night bus back to Delhi, from where we'd catch another bus on towards Jaipur. We ended up booking a private bus through an agency as the man at the bus station told ...

  • Village Walk

    A travel blog entry by dayfamily


    We just spent 4 days in the lowlands of the Himalayas, each night staying in a different village. What an amazing experience, especially the view of the Nandi Devi range, the highest peak in Indian at over 25,000 feet. To get here we had to take a 5.5 hour train and a 3 hour very windy drive. Needless to say, goof thing we brought lots of ...

    Trip to the mountains for Ayurvedic medicine

    A travel blog entry by aly5ia


    ... to negotiate a price but he was just inebriated so I turned him down. Eventually I expressed where we needed to go and now and one driver said he'd take us so we jumped in and off we went to Almora the next town. The roads were bumpy and windy and 100km took just over 3hrs. The driver also made some random stops here and the one of which resulted in some of the best chai tea I've had. Once in Almora we were greeted buy one ...

    My Solo trip to Unknown location : Haidakhan

    A travel blog entry by alok_kumar


    ... hurry to catch the last vehicle for Haidakhan village/temple. So many people inside one small vehicle & without worrying about space made me comfortable. They all started talking to me as if I am a foreigner on a trip(the guy told me that indian's doesn't travel alone). I made one friend among many, Guddu , the only name that is left in memory.

    Sharing of stories started which took 3 hr till ...


    This hotel, located on LR Shah Road, Almora, is near Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary and Jageshwar Temple.
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