Club Mahindra Binsar Valley
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Kids activities or Babysitting
TripAdvisor Reviews Club Mahindra Binsar Valley
Travel Blogs from Binsar
... dark while I'd been walking and trying to negotiate the steep, narrow streets of the town, which would prove hard enough in the day, was almost impossible now. Eventually, I stopped exhausted outside a small eatery, where the owner Prakash, seeing my bags, asked "Are you looking for a room?" "YES!", I replied a little too eagerly. "Ok, come see room then you come back here for food". I was happy with this arrangement as these were the two things I desperately needed right ...
... above and there is an almost carnival atmosphere at the top with Indian families enjoying the very dilapidated Mountain Magic amusement park full of rusty old rides and bumper cars.
We only spent about an hour up there before heading back down for sunset beers at the hotel and our last evening in India – boo hoo L Dressed in our finest clothes (dress code is no shorts or slippers) we headed out to Nainital boat house to find Mr Mumtaz but ...
... was founded by homesick Brits who thought the area reminded them of the Lake District and on the drive we did get a sense of being amongst the Cumbrian fells although once we saw the various temples dotted around you're soon reminded that its India. Got checked into the Hotel City Heart, sorted out laundry then supped beers on the balcony overlooking the lake – was nice to drink beer for a change, the folk ...
... in the lakes of Nainital and we felt that Philippa’s lake was the idea bathing spot for this English water nymph.
Our next lake, Sattal, was equally beautiful, but larger. This time, we were able to drive to a small tourist spot with restaurants under the trees, and little wooden rowing boats drawn up on the beach. Carefully, we stepped into our seat under the stern canopy and allowed our boatman to row us out and ...
Pindari Glacier Trek
During this 6-day trek to the Pindari Glacier we hiked around 90 kilometres. We trekked alongside spectacular snow-capped peaks, spotting a Himalayan black bear, beautiful monals, langur monkeys, mountain sheep, staying in tiny huts without electricity, running water, indoor plumbing, heat (at night it went below zero) or gas, it felt like we were camping. As much a cultural experience as a natural one, it was great fun to chat ...