Welcome to Hotels in Lansdowne !
A solitary walk through the fragrant pine woods, a place where no one intrudes, unique name and unique in beauty is the pretty Lansdowne.
Lansdowne, covered by tall oaks and blue pines is just the right setting for an idyllic holiday. The pretty hill town of Uttaranchal is located in the Pauri Garhwal district about 45 kms from Kotdwar.
Set atop a hill,at an altitude of 1,706 meters a hill,the deep dense forest of Lansdowne invite the tourists for long leisurely walks and picnics. If one is obsessed with the views of the Himalayas, the beautiful Tip-in-Top is just the right place for clicking spectacular views of the mountains. The ancient St. Mary's Church which once resonated with choirs and prayers now captivates the tourists with stained glass windows.
Tourist Attraction of Lansdowne !
Lansdowne offers the touch of greenery and placid environs to the tourists looking for some breathing space. There are plenty of attractive view-points that heal the stressed soul. War memorial, ancient church, Bhulla Taal and ancient temple are the attractive treasures of the place.The Garhwal Rifles Regimental War Memorial
The war memorial is situated at the Parade Ground. It was set up by Lord Rawlinson of Trent the then Commander in Chief of India on 11 November, 1923. It is located at the Parade Ground. [read more] Regimental Museum
The Regimental Museum, named after Darban Singh Negi was set up in the year 1983. The museum is stuffed with antique pieces of the Garhwal Rifles.[read more]
History of Lansdowne!
The history of Lansdowne or the originaly called Kaludanda in local language which means 'black hill',is as peaceful as the cantonment town itself except for the fact it was a major activity center of the British Garhwal during British Rule.
It began its historical journey by according the status of a popular hill town. Its aromatic climate and flawless natural beauty created maddening effect on the British.Soon they realized its importance on body and mind...[read more]