- Almora 80 Kms
- Nanital 62 Kms
- Bhimtal 52 Kms
- Jogeshwar temple complex
- Ranikhet Bazar 5 to 6 Kms
- Jhuladevi Temple 8 to 10 Kms
- Chaubaria Gardens 10 Kms
- Dunga Lake 10 Kms
Nainital (60 Kms)
Nainital is the largest hill settlement in the Kumaon region of the Himalayas. Its spectacular location and varied activities draw a large number of visitors to its hub, that centres around the Naini Lake.
Bhimtal (60 Kms)
This fairly large lake with a central island is a popular spot for picnickers and tourists. Boating and fishing facilities are available as are a choice of restaurants.
Sat Tal (seven lakes) is 21 Kms from Nainital. Kayaking, rock climbing and even mountain biking is possible in this secluded area.
Yet another lake resort 26 kms from Nainital, the lake has nine corners giving the place its name. Less prone to tourist traffic, the lake has great opportunities for bird watching and boating.
There are many other attractive spots of beauty and interest in the vicinity of Ranikhet in the Kumaon region, including the thriving market town of Almora (44 Km), the Kasauni hill station (59 Km), Binsar (75 Km) and Mukhteswar (93 Km) which are at high altitudes and offer breathtaking views and many mountain-related activities. The Pindari Glacier is 240 Km from Ranikhet.