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Monday, March 30, 2009

Things to see and do at Naukuchiatal - 2

The curving mountain roads can twist up your insides - look straight if you're a passenger and pass the lemon wedges around! Your holiday begins when you see the shimmering waters of this lake waiting to be explored by land, 'sea' and air.

Nature walks
One of Kumaon's grand theatres of nature, Naukuchiatal is where an opera of butterflies, Himalayan birds, animals and flowers play out the 'four seasons' without any help from Vivaldi. With Byzantine nature walks and trails, boating and fish to angle into, where do you begin? Stroll around the periphery of the lake. This leafy 3 1/2 -km nature walk takes you along a secluded path, scented with blossoms.

A huge statue of Hanuman, within the Mata Vaishno Devi Temple, is right at the entrance to Naukuchiatal. Give thanks for your vacation or simply pay your respects after stooping through an artificial 'cave'.

In and around the tal
Spend an enjoyable half-an-hour in the morning taking in the views of birds in striking shades of red, blue and green. You'll be sorry if you don't carry along binoculars. By the time you have had your fill, you will have digested your breakfast, which means it's time to swim. Naukuchiatal is pretty deep and a fantastic arena for showing off your prowess in the water. Bi. remember, these Kumaoni tals have be, littered with pebbles. If you are used to the smoothness of a tiled pool or sandy seabed, this can prove disquieting. Carry along an old pair of sandals and keep the, strapped on while you swim if you don want your tender feet getting poked.

Naukuchiatal does not have wide bank, on which you can spread out a picnic, be there is a good spot, down the lane from Deja Vu where the road curves around the tal towards the Lake Resort, which can accommodate a rug for a small group . Those who do not want to swim, or make the acquaintance of the cows who come to this clearing for a mid-morning sip, can carry along a book or make sandwiches for those who are in the water.

Do not swim too far out because the tal is full of pedal- and row-boats being manned by tourists, who are not expert. They may not be able to steer away from you in time or, worse, may panic and head straight for your bobbing head. Stay close to the water's edge, where you can float lazily under branches that hang over the water, and enjoy extra special views of birds and their nests.

Boats are available in all shapes and gaudy colours. Cross over to the jetty on the southern side of the tal, next to the village school. Negotiate with the boatmen, who can take you out or let you row yourself. Charges range between Rs 60 and 200, depending on your bargaining skills. If you feel like you need something to go with the chips, how about fishing? Give your partner something to 'carp' about by dropping a line for this freshwater fish.

Adventure options
Drive up to Pandegaon to paraglide over Naukuchiatal. Be there by 10.30 am: flights are available on a first-come-first-served basis, and the season begins in March. Warning As 'fun' as it may seem - and indeed the sight of the occasional phugawalla soaring over the lake is inviting - this is an adventure sport. Take a long hard look at the equipment and the company before you decide to take a flight. When attempted by us, motorcycle helmets were provided. Carry your own safety helmets if you have them. People have turned their ankles or hurt their backs while landing. If you do not feel confident, do not hesitate to cancel your ride.

Shopping
If you prefer getting into a jam, there an plenty of orchards studded with apples peaches, plums, lemons and avocados Buy a bag full of fruit from the stalls at Bhimtal for home and your friends. Drop in at the Fruitage outlet (on the Bhowali Bhimtal Road, 8 km from Naukuchiatal) for jams, chutneys, pickles and honey. Particularly recommended is the huransh (rhododendron) squash, apple chutney and jam and the lychee and bel squash.

Just 2 km from the Lake Resort at Triveni House is AEPAN (Action for Environment and the Preservation of Art and Nature), which showcases the ritual arts of Uttaranchal on objects of daily use such as trays, mugs and T-shirts.

Bhimtal
This is the lake you drive past to get to Naukuchiatal. One of the largest lakes in Kumaon, Bhimtal has legendary associations with Bhima of the Mahabharata. A most unattractive restaurant at the centre of the tal nevertheless offers panoramic views. Stop off at the Kumaon Umang Mahila Samiti outlet on the Ranibagh Road for woollens and homemade pickle. There is also the privately owned Folk Culture Museum at Mehragaon on the Bhowali Road. Curated by Dr Yashodhar Matpal, it has an interesting collection of rock art. Go sailing in the tal or explore the forests and orchards.

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158. Naukuchiatal : A Sip of Nirvana - 1

Naukuchiatal : A Sip of Nirvana - 1

Naukuchiatal belongs to the State Uttaranchal. It is the location Close to Corbett country and the lush orchards of Kumaon, this secluded lake is 4,000 ft above sea level, 26 km SE of Nainital and 300 km NE of Delhi Route from Delhi NH24 to Rampur via Hapur and Moradabad; NH87 to Ranibagh via Kathgodam; district road to Naukuchiatal via Bhimtal.

Just a short way out of Delhi, a towering statue of Hanuman announces the crossing of the sacred River Ganga at Garhmukteshwar on the highway to the hills. Another tall Hanuman greets you when you finally pull over the last hill into Naukuchiatal, a quiet hideaway filled with birdsong and the promise of peace. Cradled by green mountains, this misty blue lake is fed by an underwater spring, which keeps its waters high. A single view of all nine corners of Nau-kuchia-tal is said to bestow nirvana upon the onlooker - a value add-on at no extra charge. So why not step on the gas and get to Lake Naukuchiatal for your sip of nirvana, a luxury taste of Kumaoni tranquility where the prices are modest enough to not disturb the silence and your peace of mind. Just come with me on the tour of the beautiful Hill Station - Naukuchiatal in next coming articles.

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01. Museums and Art Gallaries of India : A Survey - 1
02. Museums of Jammu and Kashmir : Sri Pratap Singh Museum Srinagar - 2
03. Art Gallery Jammu :Dogra Art Gallery - 3
04. Himachal Pradesh : The Library of Tibetan Works and Archives Dharmshala - 4
05. Himachal Pradesh : Bhuri Singh Museum, Shimla - 5
06. Shimla State Museum - 6
07. The Nicholas Roerich Gallery, Shimla - 7
08. Indian Institute of Advanced Studies, Summerhil, Shimla - 8
09. Uruswati Himalayan Folk Art Museum, Naggar - 9
10. Punjab and Haryana : Maharaja Ranjit Singh Museum, Amritsar - 10
11. Government Museum and Art Callery, Chandigarh - 11
12. The Chandigarh Architecture Museum - 12
13. The Natural History Museum, Chandigarh - 13
14. Anglo Sikh War Memorial Ferozeshah - 14
15. Art Gallery, Patiala - 15
16. Sanghol Museum, Chandigarh - 16
17. New Delhi : The National Museum - 17
18. The National Gallery of Modern Art, New Delhi - 18
19. The Rail Museum - 19
20. The Nehru Memorial Museum, New Delhi - 20
21. The Gandhi Memorial Museum (Rajghat) and the Gandhi Smriti Museum (Tees January Marg) - 21
22. Tibet House Museum, New Delhi - 22
23. The Archaeological Museum at the Red Fort, New Delhi - 23
24. International Dolls Museum, New Delhi - 24
25. The Crafts Museum at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi - 25
26. Museum of Natural History, New Delhi - 26
27. Allahabad Museum, Uttar Pradesh - 27
28. Sarnath Archaeological Museum, Varansi, Uttar Pradesh - 28
29. Government Museum Mathura, Uttar Pradesh - 29
30. Bharat Kala Bhawan, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh - 30
31. Lucknow State Museum - 31
32. Rajasthan Government Museum, Ajmer, Rajasthan - 32
33. Government Museum, Alwar, Rajasthan - 33
34. Archaeological Museum, Ajmer, Rajasthan - 34
35. Virat Nagar Museum, Bairat - 35
36. Ganga Golden Jubilee Museum, Bikaner - 36
37. Government Museum, Bharatpur - 37
38. Fort Museum, Bikaner - 38
39. Fateh Prakash Palace Museum, Chittorgarh - 39
40. The Maharaj Sawai Madho Singh Museum, Jaipur - 40
41. Government Central Museum, Jaipur - 41
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53. Mehrangarh Fort Museum, Jodhpur - 53
54. City Palace Museum, Udaipur - 54
55. Shilp Gram, Udaipur - 55
56. Bhartiya Lok Kala Museum, Udaipur - 56
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59. Archaeological Museum, Lothal - 59
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65. Sarod Ghar, Gwalior - 65
66. Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai, Maharashtra - 66
67. National Gallery of Modern art, Mumbai - 67
68. Chhaptrapati Shivaji Vastu Sanghralaya, Mumbai - 68
69. Mani Bhawan Gandhi Sangralaya, Mumbai - 69
70. Bhau Daji Lad Museum (Victoria and Albert Museum), Mumbai - 70
71. The Bombay Natural History Society (BNHS), Mumbai - 71
72. Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum, Pune - 72
73. Sculpture Gallery, Goa - 73
74. Christian Art Gallery, Goa - 74
75. Banerji Art Gallery, Goa - 75
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77. Cultural Anthropology Gallery, Goa - 77
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80. Nalanda Archaeological Museum - 80
81. Patna Museum - 81
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84. Ashutosh Museum of Indian Art, Kolkata - 84
85. Victoria Memorial Museum, Kolkata - 85
86. Bangiya Sahita Parishad Chitrasala, Kolkata - 86
87. Birla Academy of Art and Culture Museum, Kolkata - 87
88. Crafts Museum, Kolkata - 88
89. Nehru Children’s Museum, Kolkata - 89
90. Rabindra Bharati Museum, Kolkata - 90
91. Birla Industrial and Technological Museum, Kolkata - 91
92. Asiatic Society Museum, Kolkata - 92
93. Kolkata Panorama at Town Hall - 93
94. Orissa State Museum, Bhubaneshwar - 94
95. Archaeological Museum, Konark - 95
96. Archaeological Museum, Amaravathi - 96
97. Bhagavan Mahavir Government Museum, Cuddapah - 97
98. Salarjung Museum, Hyderabad - 98
99. State Archaeological Museum, Hyderabad - 99
100. Kolanupaka Site Museum - 100
101. Nagarjunakonda Museum - 101
102. Victoria Jubilee Regional Museum, Vijaywada - 102
103. Sri Venketeswara Museum, Tirupati, Chittoor - 103
104. Archaeological Museum Badami and Aihole, Karnataka - 104
105. Archaeological Museum Halebid - 105
106. Karnataka Government Museum and Venkatappa Art Gallery, Bangalore - 106
107. Technical Museum (Vishweshwaraiah Museum), Bangalore - 107
108. Gandhi Bhavan, (Kumara Krupa Road), Bangalore - 108
109. Hal Heritage Centre and Aerospace Museum, Bangalore - 109
110. Archaeological Museum, Bijapur - 110
111. The Tipu Sultan Museum - 111
112. The Government Museum Ooty, Tamil Nadu - 112
113. The Government Museum, Vellore - 113
114. Silappathikara Art Gallery - 114
115. Government State Museum, Chennai - 115
116. Fort St. George Museum, Chennai - 116
117. Dakshinachitra, Chennai - 117
118. Sri Meenakshi Sundaresvara Temple Museum, Madurai - 118
119. Palace and Museum, Padmanabhapuram - 119
120. Pondicherry Museum - 120
121. The Government Museum, Padukkottai - 121
122. The Government Museum, Salem - 122
123. Hill Palace Museum, Kerala - 123
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126. Art Gallery and Krishna Menon Musuem, Calicut - 126
127. Kuthiramalika Palace Museum, Thiruvananthapuram - 127
128. Museum of Kerala History, Erunakulam - 128
129. Napier Museum, Thiruvananthapuram - 129
130. Sree Chitra Art Gallery, Thiruvananthapuram - 130
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Sunday, March 29, 2009

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Where to stay and eat at Harsil - 3

Harsil offers a private property apart from the GMVN Tourist Rest House (Tel: 01377-232210; Tariff: Rs 350-700, dorm Rs. 140 per bed), open from April 1 to October 31, and its annexe, Wilson House.

Chardham Camp (Tel: 232249; Tariff: Rs 1,600-3,200) is set in an apple orchard and is the most comfy option between Uttarkashi and the source of the Ganga. Book well in advance to bag one of their 20 comfy tents.

If Chardham is full, stay at Shikhar Nature Resort (Tel: 01374-223762; Delhi Tel: 011-23314847; Tariff: Its 1,800-2,000) near Uttarkashi, located on the banks of the Bhagirathi at Ganesh Pur Village, 5 kin ahead of the town on the road to Harsil. Shikhar Resort arranges sightseeing of Dharali, Harsil, Mukhba Village, Gangotri, Gangnani springs and Nachiketa Tal.

Best from mid-May to November

Tourist offices:

• GMVN Uttarkashi, Tel: 01374-222290
• Divisional Forest Officer
Uttarkashi. Tel: 01374-222444
(for reservations at Gangotri and Harsil)

• GMVN, 102, Indraprakash, 21,
Barakhamba Road, New Delhi
Tel: 011-23350481; Fax: 23327713
Website: gmvnl.com
STD code 013773

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01. Museums and Art Gallaries of India : A Survey - 1
02. Museums of Jammu and Kashmir : Sri Pratap Singh Museum Srinagar - 2
03. Art Gallery Jammu :Dogra Art Gallery - 3
04. Himachal Pradesh : The Library of Tibetan Works and Archives Dharmshala - 4
05. Himachal Pradesh : Bhuri Singh Museum, Shimla - 5
06. Shimla State Museum - 6
07. The Nicholas Roerich Gallery, Shimla - 7
08. Indian Institute of Advanced Studies, Summerhil, Shimla - 8
09. Uruswati Himalayan Folk Art Museum, Naggar - 9
10. Punjab and Haryana : Maharaja Ranjit Singh Museum, Amritsar - 10
11. Government Museum and Art Callery, Chandigarh - 11
12. The Chandigarh Architecture Museum - 12
13. The Natural History Museum, Chandigarh - 13
14. Anglo Sikh War Memorial Ferozeshah - 14
15. Art Gallery, Patiala - 15
16. Sanghol Museum, Chandigarh - 16
17. New Delhi : The National Museum - 17
18. The National Gallery of Modern Art, New Delhi - 18
19. The Rail Museum - 19
20. The Nehru Memorial Museum, New Delhi - 20
21. The Gandhi Memorial Museum (Rajghat) and the Gandhi Smriti Museum (Tees January Marg) - 21
22. Tibet House Museum, New Delhi - 22
23. The Archaeological Museum at the Red Fort, New Delhi - 23
24. International Dolls Museum, New Delhi - 24
25. The Crafts Museum at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi - 25
26. Museum of Natural History, New Delhi - 26
27. Allahabad Museum, Uttar Pradesh - 27
28. Sarnath Archaeological Museum, Varansi, Uttar Pradesh - 28
29. Government Museum Mathura, Uttar Pradesh - 29
30. Bharat Kala Bhawan, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh - 30
31. Lucknow State Museum - 31
32. Rajasthan Government Museum, Ajmer, Rajasthan - 32
33. Government Museum, Alwar, Rajasthan - 33
34. Archaeological Museum, Ajmer, Rajasthan - 34
35. Virat Nagar Museum, Bairat - 35
36. Ganga Golden Jubilee Museum, Bikaner - 36
37. Government Museum, Bharatpur - 37
38. Fort Museum, Bikaner - 38
39. Fateh Prakash Palace Museum, Chittorgarh - 39
40. The Maharaj Sawai Madho Singh Museum, Jaipur - 40
41. Government Central Museum, Jaipur - 41
42. Juneja Art Gallery, Jaipur - 42
43. Maharaja Sawai Man Singh (II) Museum, Jaipur (1) - 43
44. Maharaja Sawai Man Singh (II) Museum, Jaipur (2) - 44
45. Museum of Indology, Jaipur - 45
46. Hawa Mahal Museum, Jaipur - 46
47. Folklore Museum, Jaisalmer - 47
48. Government Museum, Jaisalmer - 48
49. Government Museum, Jhalawar - 49
50. Government Museum, Jodhpur - 50
51. Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum, Jodhpur - 51
52. Government Museum, Kota - 52
53. Mehrangarh Fort Museum, Jodhpur - 53
54. City Palace Museum, Udaipur - 54
55. Shilp Gram, Udaipur - 55
56. Bhartiya Lok Kala Museum, Udaipur - 56
57. Calico Museum of Textile, Ahmedabad, Gujarat (1) - 57
58. Calico Museum of Textile, Ahmedabad, Gujarat (2) - 58
59. Archaeological Museum, Lothal - 59
60. Utensil Museum, Ahmedabad - 60
61. Vadodara Museum and Picture Gallery - 61
62. Government Archaeological Museum, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh - 62
63. The Gujari Mahal Museum, Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh - 63
64. Central Museum, Indore, Madhya Pradesh - 64
65. Sarod Ghar, Gwalior - 65
66. Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai, Maharashtra - 66
67. National Gallery of Modern art, Mumbai - 67
68. Chhaptrapati Shivaji Vastu Sanghralaya, Mumbai - 68
69. Mani Bhawan Gandhi Sangralaya, Mumbai - 69
70. Bhau Daji Lad Museum (Victoria and Albert Museum), Mumbai - 70
71. The Bombay Natural History Society (BNHS), Mumbai - 71
72. Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum, Pune - 72
73. Sculpture Gallery, Goa - 73
74. Christian Art Gallery, Goa - 74
75. Banerji Art Gallery, Goa - 75
76. Religious Expression Gallery - 76
77. Cultural Anthropology Gallery, Goa - 77
78. Contemporary Art Gallery and Western Bronze Gallery, Goa - 78
79. Jalan Museum, Patna, Bihar - 79
80. Nalanda Archaeological Museum - 80
81. Patna Museum - 81
82. Assam State Museum, Gauhati - 82
83. Indian Museum, Kolkata, West Bengal - 83
84. Ashutosh Museum of Indian Art, Kolkata - 84
85. Victoria Memorial Museum, Kolkata - 85
86. Bangiya Sahita Parishad Chitrasala, Kolkata - 86
87. Birla Academy of Art and Culture Museum, Kolkata - 87
88. Crafts Museum, Kolkata - 88
89. Nehru Children’s Museum, Kolkata - 89
90. Rabindra Bharati Museum, Kolkata - 90
91. Birla Industrial and Technological Museum, Kolkata - 91
92. Asiatic Society Museum, Kolkata - 92
93. Kolkata Panorama at Town Hall - 93
94. Orissa State Museum, Bhubaneshwar - 94
95. Archaeological Museum, Konark - 95
96. Archaeological Museum, Amaravathi - 96
97. Bhagavan Mahavir Government Museum, Cuddapah - 97
98. Salarjung Museum, Hyderabad - 98
99. State Archaeological Museum, Hyderabad - 99
100. Kolanupaka Site Museum - 100
101. Nagarjunakonda Museum - 101
102. Victoria Jubilee Regional Museum, Vijaywada - 102
103. Sri Venketeswara Museum, Tirupati, Chittoor - 103
104. Archaeological Museum Badami and Aihole, Karnataka - 104
105. Archaeological Museum Halebid - 105
106. Karnataka Government Museum and Venkatappa Art Gallery, Bangalore - 106
107. Technical Museum (Vishweshwaraiah Museum), Bangalore - 107
108. Gandhi Bhavan, (Kumara Krupa Road), Bangalore - 108
109. Hal Heritage Centre and Aerospace Museum, Bangalore - 109
110. Archaeological Museum, Bijapur - 110
111. The Tipu Sultan Museum - 111
112. The Government Museum Ooty, Tamil Nadu - 112
113. The Government Museum, Vellore - 113
114. Silappathikara Art Gallery - 114
115. Government State Museum, Chennai - 115
116. Fort St. George Museum, Chennai - 116
117. Dakshinachitra, Chennai - 117
118. Sri Meenakshi Sundaresvara Temple Museum, Madurai - 118
119. Palace and Museum, Padmanabhapuram - 119
120. Pondicherry Museum - 120
121. The Government Museum, Padukkottai - 121
122. The Government Museum, Salem - 122
123. Hill Palace Museum, Kerala - 123
124. Priyadarshini Planetarium - 124
125. Science and Technology Museum - 125
126. Art Gallery and Krishna Menon Musuem, Calicut - 126
127. Kuthiramalika Palace Museum, Thiruvananthapuram - 127
128. Museum of Kerala History, Erunakulam - 128
129. Napier Museum, Thiruvananthapuram - 129
130. Sree Chitra Art Gallery, Thiruvananthapuram - 130
131. Anthropological Museum at Andaman and Nicobar Islands - 131
132. Samudrika (National Marine Museum) - 132
133. Forest Museum at Andman and Nicobar Island - 133
134. The Hills of Lansdowne : A Honeymoon Resort - 1
135. Things to see and do at Lansdowne : A Honeymoon Resort - 2
136. Where to stay and eat at Lansdowne : A Honeymoon Resort - 3
137. Pauri : An impressive welcome for Honeymoon Lovers - 1
138. Things to see and do at Pauri : A Honeymoon Place - 2
139. Where to stay and eat, Tourist Offices at Pauri : Honeymoon Place - 3
140. Auli : It is time to Ski - 1
141. Things to see and do at Auli - 2
142. Where to stay at Auli - 3
143. Where to eat at Auli - 4
144. Holidays in Chamba : The dominion of clouds - 1
145. Things to see and do at Chamba - 2
146. Where to stay and eat at Chamba - 3
147. Mori : Chill by the river - 1
148. Things to see and do at Mori - 2
149. Where to stay and eat at Mori - 3
150. Mussoorie : Lording it over the plains - 1
151. Some useful tips about Domestic as well as International Travels
152. Things to see and do at Mussoorie - 2
153. Where to stay and eat at Mussoorie - 3
154. How to get at Mussoorie - 4
155. Harsil : A Big Mountain Adventure - 1
156. Things to see and do at Harsil - 2