Reaching Gethia, Nainital
The drive takes between 6 to7 hrs, so an early start is recommended.
- There are 2 routes – fisrt is that from the Moradabad bypass continue to Rampur turn left here via Bilaspur, Rudrapur, Haldwani, Kathgodam and up to Gethia via Jewlikote.
- The other route Delhi – Hapur (take the bypass here) – Garh Mukteshwar – Gajurala – Moradabad bypass – (this is our preferred route) - turn left after the bypass (to catch the Jim Corbett park route) then cross Tanda, Do Raha - Bazpur-Kaladungi- Haldwani, Jewlikote and to Gethia. (Kindly check with us before you travel on the Tanda route, the roads are not always in the best condition) Check in time is 2 p.m, pl let us know if you are delayed.
- There is a large `Pilot Baba Ashram’ that is visible from Jealikote we are a couple of kilometers ahead – this is the landmark most locals are familiar with.
- Buses from all parts of North India come to Haldwani. Apart from the State transport buses, private operator- Heena Travels operates over night air conditioned buses that start from Cannought Place to Ninital. Private taxis will bring you to Two Chimneys.
Ranikhet Express starts from Old Delhi Railway station at around 10.30 p.m and reaches Kathgodam (last station).by 5 a.m. It is a comfortable overnight journey but you need to book well intime to get confirmed air conditioned births. Taxis will come up to Gethia readily.
The nearest airport is Pantnagar, about 70 kilometer from Gethia. Private carriers make regular flights from Delhi to Pantnagar. From Pant nagar to Gethia is a comfortable two hour drive by taxis.