5 beautiful places to explore in Chakrata this May

For those looking for peace and stunning scenery, Chakrata in Uttarakhand is a hidden gem that is just waiting to be explored. This charming hill station, which is 2,118 meters above sea level, provides the ideal haven from the bustle of city life.

Here are 5 beautiful places to explore in Chakrata


1. Tiger Falls

One of the most well-liked tourist destinations close to Chakrata is the Tiger Falls, which is regarded as one of India’s highest waterfalls. It has an elevation of 312 feet and may be reached through a 5-kilometer  trek from Chakrata. The beautiful falls, surrounded by lush green trees, make this an ideal picnic site.

2. Chilmiri Neck

Chilmiri Neck is one of the highest peaks in the Chakrata area, and it is also a popular tourist destination. The mountain provides breathtaking views of the Himalayan range, including Bandarpoonch, Rohini and Swarg peaks. This is also home to a variety of migrating birds that arrive every winter, making it a perfect spot for bird lovers.

3. Deoban

Deoban, a dense forest region known for its rich flora and fauna, is a haven for hikers and nature lovers. This picturesque location can be reached through hiking routes that meander through oak and rhododendron forests, providing opportunities for viewing rare bird species and other animals.

4. Budher Caves

Budher Caves is one of the most intriguing sites to visit in Chakrata. To view this beautiful cave rich in stalagmite and stalactite formations, travel around 30 kilometres from Chakrata. It is best to have a guided tour to fully explore the caves because they can sometimes be a little treacherous.

5. Kanasar

Kanasar is well known for its wide meadows, majestic cedar trees and peaceful vibe. The area is famous for its colourful rhododendron blooms, which appear in the spring. Explore the charming village of Kanasar, engage with the friendly locals and relax in the peace of the Himalayan foothills.