Barely 17km from Nainital, Pangot is a village surrounded by thick forests, quiet, streams & walking trails. The 350 or so bird species that inhabit these woods attract enthusiasts from around the world. With only nature as the attraction, Pangot offers a much more peaceful holiday than its famous cousin, Nainital.
India is famous the world over for its rich flora and fauna. Pangot is one such beautiful hamlet in the state of Uttarakhand which lies just 15 km from the ‘city of lakes’ Nainital. Walking into Pangot is like stepping into a remote Himalayan village. This birdwatchers’ paradise has more than 250 species of birds in and around as recorded by Jungle Lore Birding Lodge.