Ranikhet is a place of Legends. At a height of 1,829 mts Ranikhet has got everything to soothe the nerves of an avid city dweller, the salubrious atmosphere, tall conifer trees, green meadows, serene surroundings, absolute peace and hospitable people.Ofcourse it is one of the best hill golf greens in the entire country.
ORIENTATION Ranikhet in the state of Uttaranchal at a distance of about 59 km from Nainital is situated at an altitude of 1824 m above sea level.
HISTORY The literal meaning of the place Ranikhet mean queen’s field and the story behind this place is Rani Padmini; queen of Raja Sukherdev, the local ruler who visited this place was so captivated and made up her mind to stay back here for the rest of her life. The surrounding areas was ruled by local Kumaoni rulers and later came under British rule.Later the British developed Ranikhet as a hill station for their troops and established a cantonment in 1869 and even now it houses the Kumaon Regimental Center…