Village Satkhol, District Nainital, Uttarakhand, India 263138.
For a place high enough to get winter snow, we’re easy to reach. Fly to Delhi. Then take any of the following:
The retreat is a 9 hour drive from Delhi. Overnight Volvo buses ply between Haldwani and Delhi, some of which are government operated. Details here.
The nearest town of Mukteshwar is 12 km by road from us. If driving, check for any festival of importance in Hindu religion (Kawar yatra / shradh etc.). If yes, expect traffic jams near Garh Mukteshwar (different from Mukteshwar).
There are three trains a day from Delhi to Kathgodam, the nearest train station. Ranikhet Express is a convenient overnight train both ways, but finding tickets can be difficult. Most people prefer to take the Kathgodam Shatabdi (Delhi dep : 6.00 AM, Kathgodam Arr : 11.40 AM). A cab from Kathgodam to Satkhol takes about 2.5 hrs / Rs. 1800. For events, this is often shared by participants.
The nearest airport is Pantnagar and there is a daily flight from Delhi to Pantnagar. A cab from Pantnagar to Satkhol takes about 3.5 hr / Rs. 3000.
There are now direct flights from Mumbai and Bangalore to Bareilly. Bareilly is a 5 hour drive from Satkhol.
Indigo is also starting direct flights to and from Pantnagar from 27th March, 2022.
- Flight no. 6E 7413 (Dehradun to Pantnagar)
- Flight no. 6E 7415 (Pantnagar to Dehradun)
- Flight no. 6E 7324 (Delhi to Pantnagar)
- Flight no. 6E 7325 (Pantnagar to Delhi)
Please reach out directly to Indigo Airlines to check the flight timings and availability for bookings.