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Cooking and paragliding experiences in kumoun region of Uttarakhand

World, Asia, India, Bhimtal

Daily rate

Availability inquiry to Mini

    cooking, guided tours, language, meditation, rock climbing/hiking, yoga retreats
  • private cottage, private room, shared cottage, shared room
  • partial
us$ 65

Number of travelers

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4

Preferred stay dates

us$ 0
°C, 08:20

About the experience

We can host up to 6 travelers

We offer and provide paragliding and adventure experiences in bhimtal like bird watching, guided nature walk, boating, lakeside photography, sunset - morning walk, traditional kumouni village food and language experiences. We offers paragliding tandem flights that suits and satisfy thrill seekers in bhimtal area. Bhimtal Paragliding is 30 minutes of flying and the glider is controlled by a trained pilot. The experience is the closets one can get to feel like a flying bird. It taking wings and soaring with the birds takes your fancy, paragliding is available at Naukuchiatal and Bhimtal.
Bhimtal is a beautiful hill station blessed with nature and its natural attractions. The place got its name from the legendary mythical character of Mahabharata, Bhim. The largest lake in the district, Bhimtal measures 1701 meters by 265 meters. This ancient place has a lot to offer to the tourist. Due to its immense natural beauty, people from all over the world come here to explore the true meaning of exquisiteness. It gives you an opportunity to rest your mind and soul away from the hustle-bustle of a city. The weather is cool and soothing throughout the year. The lake is situated at an altitude of 1371.6 meters above sea level. Bhimtal in Uttaranchal is situated at a distance of 22 kms from famous Kathgodam railway station & 325 km from New Delhi.
Bhimtal Lake is yet another attraction of this valley. There is an island at the centre of the lake. Hotel Mountains & Lake is located at the best location, adjacent not only to the lake but it's beautiful island. It is the largest lake in the only real lake district of India. This lake supports a large variety of aquatic life and is a winter stopover for Trans Himalayan birds. Experience boating in the fantabulous green surroundings. Boat lands you to the island at the centre of lake where you can spend time of your choice. Read a book while sipping Himalayan herbal tea, enjoy photography or yoga with water all around. The 17th century Bhimeshwar temple complex stands along the 40 feet high dam. The place is known for its natural beauty surrounded by mountains and lakes.
Daat Bhimtal Lake: Adjoining the Temple on the same side an area called the "Dart" which consists of several shops, resturants, & boating facilities along with vendors of all kinds, is a famous tourist area of the region.
Temples: On the side of the Bhimtal lake a famous temple of Lord Shiva is situated known as Bhimeshwar Mahadev. This is situated on the side of the water dam. During this travel of the Pandavas they are also supposed to have setup a "Shivlinga" along side the lake, which is known as the temple of Bhimeshwar Mahadev.

About the host

Mini (51)

Host since



English, Hindi

Last seen online

2 Years ago

Mini naraien is a person who loves experiencing nature, as in a person who has been in the travelling industry most of her life, hiking, mountain climbing and sleeping under an open sky.
We are operating 2 unique and boutique property in India, a holiday home in bhimtal with 2 BHK having all modern amenities and facilities with kitchen facility. We are operating another resort located on the periphery of Dudhwa National Park and Tiger Rhino reserve the lush fields ,thick forests, gurgling river, crisp air and clean environs are the hall marks of the setting for Dudhwa Jungle Lore. The open spaces with gardens and water features create an unmatched ambiance to provide a perfect getaway from the hustle and bustle of everyday urban life.

Experience dates

Open year-round, contact us for availability

Type of experience offered

  • Cooking
  • Guided tours
  • Language
  • Meditation
  • Rock climbing/hiking
  • Yoga retreats

What's included?

experience or class hours

  • 6 hours a day
  • 5 days a week


  • private cottage, private room, shared cottage, shared room

Our Boutique Cottage is a luxurious private cottage with comfortable interiors of 2 floors and amazing view from the front. It's an ideal place to come down for a weekend to relax or to lounge around. Read that book you have wanted to catch up on, fly a kite, cycle down the lake, go for long walks, catch a fish or just wade your hands in water while enjoying a boat ride. We urge you to de-stress and do nothing. While at Cottage-in-Hills you unwind, recharge and rejuvenate, our in-house trained cook will pamper you with the hot meal of your choice all through the day. Writers would love to come here for the peace to start that story or a book, creative people can compose music, paint or sketch. It is indeed a home away from home in the beautiful mountains of Bhimtal.
Accommodation offered is two bedrooms with attached bathrooms with 24 hrs hot & cold water, a living cum dining area, garden & parking. Highly trained housekeeper & cook are available to ensure your comfort.
Constructed with locally available stone & wood to give a simple rustic feel, this beautifully designed cottage has tastefully done interiors & modern amenities. Engulfed by beautiful winter sun & situated in simple & peaceful surroundings, one has to get accustomed to the sound of birds creating their morning ruckus on the roof.

about meals

  • partial

some food is included. Please include specific information.

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