Surrounded by lush, thick oak and deodar forests, Pauri boasts of a rich history and heritage. It has some of the rarest temples in world – The only 1000-year-old Lakshman Temple, the only temple dedicated to Sita – and hence it is a repository of folklore, local tales and a retinue of festivals - as many as 17. At the V Resort Pauri, located in the midst of absolute nothingness, with hill and forest views, rest yourself, get a choice of some authentic Garhwali cuisine, and get your fill of the other many temples.
- Accommodation in a hill resort over looking a beautiful valley and snow laden peaks
- All meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
- All In-resort recreation –pool, chess, carom, ludo, cards etc.
- 1 Day Guided Sightseeing to the Temples (Transportation not included)
- A visit to the Village with a local specialty dinner with the villagers
- 1 Night special dinner with live grills and music
Arrive at V Resorts Pauri by noon and start your stay sipping V Resorts Pauri’s signature welcome drink made of fresh local fruit juices and herbs.
Lunch at V Resorts Pauri is a great Indian fare where you’ll get to savour the local delicacies of the region like Phaanu,Chainsoo, Kafuli, Jholi. Satiate your sweet cravings with dishes like Roat, Kesal Halwa, Jhagora ki kheer etc.
Post lunch spend the rest of the day getting to know the Resort and the location. Enjoy a relaxing dry massage treatment or simply sit back and relax on a swing and enjoy the beautiful view of the snow clad Himalayan.
By the evening, set out for a short visit to the village. Revel in the indigenous culture with a village tour – feel the upbeat mood of the village streets, the charming yet not oft tasted eats, hear tales of the free spirited village elders and stroll through the cultural heart of this region. As you share smiles and moments with the villagers, the lessons they teach of ingenuity, sustainability, community and sharing are humbling and refreshing. They cheerfully offer you a steaming cup of tasty tea and a locally flavored deliciously prepared home-made treat. It is the perfect way to experience the warmth and beauty of this region that is so brimming with some of the most breath-taking natural scenes and an unbelievable display by the sun when it sets after a long day.
Have a relax full sleep for next day full of Holy visit.
Wake up to a sumptuous breakfast spread at the open lawn overlooking the Himalayan Peaks. Our breakfast menu includes breads, pancakes, cereals, sausages, eggs, fruits and a slew of other local and Indian favourites such as roti, parantha and puri aloo.
Post breakfast set out for an enlightening full day tour of the ancient temples of the region with our local guide. Visit the 1000-year-old Lakshman Temple. It is a short grey stone structure and legend has it that it was built by nature. A number of identical, but smaller sized temples around this temple make this spot even more intriguing and attractive. The rest of Pauri is also dotted with temples, which happen to be some of the oldest in the country.
After paying homage at the Lakshman temple, set out for a day excursion to Devprayag with packed lunch. Witness the holy confluence of Alaknanda & Bhagirati river, visit the 1000 year old Raghunath temple built above the confluence. Other than Sangam and Raghunath Ji Temple in Devprayag, you can also visit sacred places like Mata Bhuvneshwari temple at nearby village Pundal followed by Dhaneshwar Mahadev temple, Danda Naggaraja (Lord of Snakes) temple and Chandrabadni temple.
Back to resort by sundown
Spend your evening sitting beside a crackling bonfire savouring some smoky delights prepared right in front of you in a live grill
For dinner sample the best of our Resort’s continental culinary talent which includes soups, breads, boiled or grilled meat or any kind of light sandwiches
Overnight at the resort
Early morning yoga right in front of the Himalayas. Complete your healthy start with a healthy English Breakfast served in the open lawn.
Post breakfast, its time to get ready for the checkout.