Activities in Khirsu
Nature Walks – The natural beauty in the form of thick forests of Pine, Oak and Deodar that encompasses the vicinity of Khirsu is quite breathtaking. The possibility of exploring this beautiful region would be hard to resist. Nature walk to the nearby villages via forests are quite popular at Khirsu.
Village Tourism – Khirsu is one of the hidden jewels of Uttarakhand and, due to less tourist activity, has remained unspoilt though the years, Khirsu and its nearby villages offer perfect opportunities to experience the rustic yet peaceful life in the hills.
Staying in Khirsu
There are few hotels and camps in Khirsu where you can stay. There is one GMVN Tourist Rest House in Khirsu as well. Uttarakhand Forest Development Corporation sets up Eco Tourism Camps between March and October every year with excellent facilities for tourists. Reservations can be made at UAFDC office at Nehru Road, Dehradun.
If you are finding difficulty in booking accommodation in Khirsu, they you can get plent of options in Pauri which is just 15 kms from Khirsu. Check our Pauri hotels.
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Khirsu Food Guide
There are no fancy restaurants in and around Khirsu. One has to make do with roadside local restaurants and dhabas which serve north Indian dishes along with popular Chinese dishes like momos, noodles etc. One can also try the local Pahadi cuisine which consists of Sisunak Saag, Gehat Dal, Chainsoo, Kappa, Pahadi Raita to name a few.