Jeolikot is a famous hill station, located in between Nainital and Haridwar highway. It is an ideal place to spend summer holidays. It is a heaven for nature lovers. The calm, serene and secluded environment is the highlighting feature of Jeolikot. At the beautiful backdrop of Kumaon hills, the panoramic view of splendorous landscapes looks more vibrant and gorgeous. It is also an ideal place for spiritual travelers. It offers an amazing environment to get sink into the mediation and to experience the deep silence. Swami Vivekanada and Swam Aurobindo spent much time in Jeolikot. Visitors can also join with meditating experts who are following the suits of Swami Aurobindo and Swami Vivekananda. One can spend quality time in the lap of Mother Nature and to get the tangled nerves regenerated.It is place of choice for healing and solitude. There are many resorts available to make the stay comfortable. It assures a delightful and enriched picnic experience.
Places to visit
It is a famous holiday resort located at the backdrop of Kumaon hills. It is filled with the charms of vintage English cottage and flanked by lush greenery, fruit trees and variety of flowers and shrubs.
Colonical history and heritage and Pangot and Kilbury Bird Sanctuary are other well known places.
Activities to do
It is a good place to take trekking. It is a perfect place for natural walk too. The thick green forest, hilly terrain and other trek trails are much challenging for the trekkers and offer much physical activity. Apart from these activities, forest dafari and butterfly catching are other fun activities.
How to reach Jeolikot
Delhi international airport is the nearest one, around 290 km from Jeolikot.
Kathgodam railway station is around 48 km from Jeolikot is the closest rail head.
It is well connected by buses of state and private run and easily accessible from various nearby towns and cities of Uttarakhand and Delhi.
In summer 15 C to 25 C and in winter 8 C to 15 C and best visited throughout the year.