Devalsari Forest Rest House

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Devalsari FRH was built in 1935 and is located amidst thick, virgin forests of deodar, rhododendron and oak in an atmosphere of peace and tranquility. It is located 20km from Dhanaulti and can be reached by fair camping grounds with tenting and camping facility and is frequented by students of various schools. Tourist groups from France, Germany and other countries have visited this FRH. Barking deer, leopard, sloth bear, yellow throated martin and approx 100 bird species have been recorded on the Devalsari-Thatyur 7km trek. Other trekking routes include to Ghudiappa view point 7 km and Nagtibba to Pantwadi 7km from the FRH.

Tourist attraction near FRH :

Surrounded by beautiful Deodar, Rhododendron & Oak forests, camping facility, ancient lord Shiva temple, wildlife (leopard, barking deer, Sloth bear, Martin, Chir & Kalij pheasant), Bird watching, short treks, Nagtibba (17kms), Ghudiappa view point (7kms), Bird Watching

Forest Division: Mussoorie Forest Division, Mussoorie

Elevation : 1722m AMSL
Year of Construction: 1935
Location : 20km from Dhanaulti

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Devalsari is home to an array of flora and fauna. Some of the area’s biodiversity includes:
Himalayan Water Shrew, Giant Red Flying Squirrel, Barking Deer, Leopard, Wild Pig, Goral, Black Bear and Otters at the larger streams and rivers.
Birds: The special birds that can be seen here include the Chukor Partridge, Striated Laughing Thrush, Spot-winged Grosbeak, Black-faced Warbler, Whiskered Yuhina, Golden Bush Robin, Mrs Gould’s Sunbird, Fire-tailed Sunbird and the Fire-breasted Flowerpecker amongst many others.

The famous Shiva Temple:
The famous Shiva Temple at Devalsari, is said to have been built in the 1600’s, is surround by tall deodar trees. Six hundred years ago, the area had no deodar forests but was used to grow Jowari. The land belonged to Pujaldi, Bangseel, Kinsu and Theek villages. Want to know all story of Shiva temple, visit Devalsari.

Devalsari Packages

1 Night / 2 Days Nature Feel

Include:

  • 1 Night Stay in Eco-Lodge (Shared)
  • 3 Veg. Meals (Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner)
  • Evening Tea/Coffee with Snacks
  • Guided Nature walk and Darshan of Lord Shiva Temple
  • Guided Nature walk (Bird/Butterfly  Butterfly walk) on another Trail

Package cost:

  • Rs.6000/- for 2 persons
  • Rs. 10000/- for 4 persons (All above 5 years)

Not Included:

  • Whatever not mentioned
  • Any personal expenditure

2 Night / 3 Days Nature Experience

Include:

  • 2 Night Stay in Eco-Lodge (Shared)
  • 6 Veg. Meals (Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner)
  • Both day Evening Tea/Coffee with Snacks
  • Guided Nature walk and Darshan of Lord Shiva Temple
  • 3 Guided Nature walk (Bird/Butterfly  Butterfly walk) on Trails

Package cost:

  • Rs.11500/- for 2 persons
  • Rs. 19500/- for 4 persons (All above 5 years)

Not Included:

  • Whatever not mentioned
  • Any personal expenditure


Note: The Eco-Lodge is private lodge run by local villagers that care environment as commitment and duty. So only persons love the Nature and understand the importance of it are most welcome. Basic amenities with electricity available at lodge. If you are looking excessive amenities we suggest to stay at Mussoorie. Booking must be done before 1 week. Immediate, two, three days before booking is not possible. A 500 meter walk on hill trail is required from road head to Eco-Lodge. So assure yourself and every member of your group before booking.

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