Ramgarh is a major town of Uttarakhand state, located in the Nainital district. It is a popular hill station and a major tourist attraction. The unexplored town of Ramgarh is located at a distance of 35 km from the main city of Nainital and 30 km from Mukteshwar. This place is a famous strategic point for the picturesque view of the snow-clad mountain of the great Himalayas that attracts many travelers to the town.
Places to Stay
A number of exotic budget-friendly hotels are available in Ramgarh. Some of them worth mentioning are Tulip Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1,000), Trh Hill View (Tariff – Rs.900) and the like.
Hindi is the official language of Ramgarh town.
The important festivals of Ramgarh are Basant Panchami celebrated in February, Harela in July, Makar Sankranti in January, Deepawali in November and many other such events.
Places of Interest
The view of the snow-covered Himalayan peak is a major attraction of the pristine town of Ramgarh. Some of the other important tourist attractions are the Girija Devi Temple, Nathuakhan village, the panoramic view of the mountain peaks from Gagar, the 350-year-old Mukteshwer Dham and many more such places.
How to Get There
The Pantnagar Airport is the nearest airport located at a distance of 85 km from the city center.
Kathgodam Railway Station is the nearest railway station located at a distance of 54 km from the main centre.
There are many bus routes that connect the important places of Ramgarh. The Uttarakhand Transport Corporation (UTC) is a major bus transport service connecting the nearby cities. There are also private bus operators such as Shrinath Nandu Travels; Diamond Motors etc. also operate within different places across the town. Book bus tickets online from the confines of your home or office without any hassle.
Chapra is a small administrative division in the Nadia district in West Bengal. It is 80km from Patna. The Nadia district lies on the east of Hooghly River and is mostly a region of alluvial plains. A few distributaries cut across this plain causing flood every few years. They have a police station which serves the entire block.
Places to Stay
There is no boarding accommodation available in Chapra. However, visitors are best recommended to arrange stay in Arrah which is 28km away. Yadav Rest House, Chaurasia Rest House and Kailash Hotel offer lodging facilities within Rs.1500.
Durga Puja, Kali Puja, Saraswati Puja and Diwali are the major events across the year.
Bengali is the local language spoken in Chapra.
Places to Visit
Yet again, travellers would have to go to Patna or contact a local person to find a tour operator to take them to interesting places that are in the vicinity of Chapra.
How to Get There
Patna airport is the nearest airport located 81km away from Chapra. Domestic flights to other metro cities can be accessed there.
Chapra Railway Station offers very limited connections. It is best recommended to make arrangements from Patna Railway station which will provide easy access to all parts of the country.
Nehru Chowk Bus Stand of Chapra comes on NH102 thus providing good road connectivity. BSRTC and private vehicles can be accessed here. It is best that booking to other destinations be made from Patna. The number of bus booking sites is increasing by the day. So, whenever you want to book your tickets online log on to anyone of them and get your tickets.