Kanatal

Kanatal

Kanatal isn’t a destination that comes with a promise of frills and thrills.It urges you to slow down and relish nature’s sights and sounds in the serene abode of the Himalayas. A series of narrow, zigzag roads surrounded by fragrant pine, deodar and rhododendron trees lead you to this little hill station tucked inside the belly of Uttarakhand’s rolling hills.

It is located at an altitude of 2590 meters or 8500 feet with coordinates 30.412054°N 78.3429°E. It’s the most scenic location where you can shoot Kodia forest ranges, glaciers and Tehri Lake in one goes. Perfect place for nature selfie shots. Kanatal is the destination which is unexplored, scenic and most peaceful amongst all. Temperature is between 10-25 degrees throughout the year hence it is readily accessible by road throughout the year.

July and August is not advisable to travel in the mountains as there is the possibility of a landslide. This region experiences snowfall in the month of Dec & Jan. You can laze around pine forest and tribal huts of the villages taking note of their day to day activities.