Rani Jheel

About Rani Jheel

Rani Jheel is an artificial lake and one of the popular tourist spot in Ranikhet in the Almora district of Uttarakhand. This small lake was initially constructed by the cantonment board of Indian army for the purpose of rainwater harvesting but now primarily used for boating. Perched at an altitude of 2,500 meters, the lake has now become one of the iconic landmarks of the region. The place exuberates a calmness and serenity that will surely capture nature lover’s imagination.

In RanikhetNear Mankameshwar Temple, Airari, Ranikhet
1.6 kms
From Ranikhet
Free Entry

Roaming around the shore of the lake is free but if you want to enjoy boating then charge are around 40-50rs.

1 hr

Rani Jheel in Ranikhet

Boating in Rani Jheel

Boating is a one of the famous things to do in Ranikhet’s Rani Jheel. However, due to the relatively small size of the lake, only couple of paddle boats is available at Rani Jheel. The charges are around 40-50 rupees for a 30-minute boat ride.

Location of Rani Jheel

Rani Jheel is located in In Ranikhet ( Near Mankameshwar Temple, Airari, Ranikhet).

Location & How to Reach Rani Jheel

Rani Jheel is located between the Canossa Convent School and Kendriya Vidyalaya in 1 km downhill from the military hospital in Ranikhet and 500 metres away from the Mall road. Kathgodam is the nearest railway station to Kausani, situated at a distance of 88kms while Pantnagar has the nearest airport – some 115 kms away from Ranikhet.

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What is Rani Jheel famous for?

Rani Jheel is popular place for following activities/ interests - Boating, Lakes.

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