Ramgadh, a hill station in Uttarakhand, is a popular tourist attraction. It is known for its peach, apricot, pears and apple orchards. Located close to Mukteshwar (27 km), another major tourist hub, Ramgadh was earlier the base for the British cantonment. There are several places to visit in Ramgadh, including the ashram of Rabindranath Tagore. If you love the snows, then visit this place in January-February, when it receives a good amount of snowfall.
Places to Stay
Ramgadh has luxury hotels for tourists. But if you are looking for a budget hotel, then Mukteshwar, which is 27 km away, has a number of options, including Shree Hari Resort (Tariff – Rs.1,000), The Cliff Retreat (Tariff – Rs.1,000) and Mukteshwar Himalayan Resort (Tariff – Rs.1.800).
Hindi, Garhwali and Kumauni are commonly spoken in Ramgadh.
The most important festivals celebrated in this town are Holi in March-April, Dushera in September-October and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
Ramgadh has a number of places to attract tourists. You can go to any view point in the town and see the snow-laden Himalayas. Rabindranath Tagore’s Ashram is another place which is worth visiting. Mukteshwar, which is 27 km away, is an added attraction.
How to Get There
The nearest airport from the city is in Pantnagar, which is 89 km away.
Kathgodam Railway Station located 58 km from here is the major railhead connecting this place to other important cities.
Buses are available from Nainital, Mukteshwar and Pantnagar. State-run buses cater to passengers plying on this route. Ticketgoose.com’s bus ticket booking facility is the best way to book your online tickets.