Located in

Pauri Garhwal, Garhwal

Recommended stay

    1 days

Best time to visit

Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec,

Railway Station

Rishikesh, 132kms

Nearest Airport

Jolly Grant Airport Dehradun, 145kms

Famous for

Hill Station

Khirsu - Window to the Mighty Peaks

Khirsu is one of the hill stations in the Pauri Garhwal district in the Indian state of Uttarakhand, India. Khirsu is located on a height of 1760 meters. It is located 19 km North from Pauri and 160 km from Dehradun city to the west. Khirsu is known for its picturesque backdrop.

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The charming village of Khirsu is surrounded by majestic pines, tall oaks and deodar trees that have been around for a long time. The gorgeous hill queen sits at an altitude of 1,900m over sea level.

Khirsu provides a 360-degree view of the Himalayas that are sun-kissed and is known in the world for its orchards full of apple, which produce sweet rosy apple. It’s among the most beautiful places to go to if you’re looking for a beautiful spot to enjoy your vacation in the middle of the Himalayas.

Khirsu was a comparatively unexplored area, but it is now getting a name for itself as an hill station. The vast perspective of the massive Himalayan range is clearly visible from Khirsu and some are well-known peaks, while others aren’t named.

Why Visit Khirsu?

There is an old Temple that is dedicated to Ghandiyal Devi that is situated close by which enhances the peace of the area. The area is full of apple orchards, and hosts a wide variety of birds. Khirsu is a stunning location that will impress with its vibrant beauty throughout the season.

You will wake up to the birdsong and the dazzling colors of the sunshine on the top of the mountains. Revitalize your spirit and refresh the mind with a trip in the tranquil and serene setting of Khirsu.

The most well-known tourist destinations within and around Khirsu include those of the Ghandiyal Devta temple, Jwalpa Devi temple, Deval Garh, Dhari Devi temple along with Ulka Garhi.

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Activities in Khirsu

Nature Walks and Bird Watching – The natural beauty that is in the form of dense forests comprised of Pine, Oak, and Deodar which surround the area of Khirsu is simply stunning. The possibilities of visiting this stunning area is hard to refuse. Nature walks to the nearby villages through forests is very popular in Khirsu.

Village Tourism – Khirsu is among the hidden gems located in Uttarakhand and, as a result of lesser tourism and a lack of development, has remained untouched through the years. Khirsu and its villages provide the perfect opportunity to live the tranquility and peace among the hills.

What is Khirsu famous for?

Khirsu is well-known among tourists for its status as a Hill Station.

Khirsu is a recommended place to visit for Couples as well as families, Kids or groups, Solo.

Khirsu is a popular tourist destination due to the various interests and activities Khirsu is a popular destination for the following activities/ interests: Emerging Destinations, Hill Station, OffBeat, Village Tourism, Weekend Getaway.