Way to Mahavatar Babaji's cave in Kukuchina, Dunagiri,Ranikhet, India
Cave of Mahavatar is situated in Kukuchina near dwarhar, ranikhet India. One should visit this cave if you are a kriya yoga practitioner. The holy cave in Dunagiri near Ranikhet, where Lahiri Mahasaya first met Mahavatar Babaji in 1861, Babaji maharaj Initiated Lahiri Mahasaya as First Disciple of Kriya Yoga in this Holy cave.
From this very holy cave, Kriya yoga spread in the Whole world. Hence visit to This famous Kriya Yoga is a must.
Reaching to Mahavatar cave from Delhi will be a simple route.
By Road >> Delhi- haldwani-Ranikhet-Dwarhat-Kukuchina-Trekking to cave (1 hour trek) .
By Train >> Delhi - Kathgodam ,And then by taxi/car/public transport is readily available from kathgodam to ranikhet - dwarhat - kukuchina .
Package to Mahavatar Cave in Kukuchina, Dunagiri, Ranikhet, India.
Package Starts From Delhi : This is standard package destination as maximum visitors land at Delhi airport so journey starts from here, however we can make your all travel arrangement from flight, accommodation etc.
Package Options : Package can be tailored as per your need, But we have best 2 ready options which may suit you. Please contact if you need a custom itinerary.
Package 1 : < 2 Night 3 Days Package to mahavatar cave >
Cost : INR 23000 for 2 pax.
Destinations Covered : Mahavatar Baba Ji Cave + Dunagiri Temple + Dwarhat Aashram + Pandavkholi Temple
Itinerary for (Package 1): Mahavatar Baba Ji Cave + Dunagiri Temple + Dwarhat Aashram + Pandavkholi Temple
Day 1 : Delhi – Ranikhet ( approx 354 km) :-
Pickup from Delhi, and proceed to Ranikhet . Enroute destinations will be Rudrapur, Haldwani and Kathgodam .
Reach Ranikhet by Evening and check in at Hotel for overnight stay. Enjoy your dinner at hotel. In next morming you will proceed to Kukuchina.
Day 2 : Ranikhet - Kukuchina ( approx 56 km)
Enroute destinations will be Dwarhat and Dunagiri :-
Have breakfast in the morning and start your journey to kukuchina via dwarhat and dunagiri. Enjoy beautiful valley view of himalyan range of mountains.
From Ranikhet reach Dwarhat by afternoon and visit Yogoda Satsanga Sakha Ashram. After aashram visit countinue journey towards kukuchina and visit
Dunagiri Temple enroute.
Dunagiri Retreat Visit
Visit Duna Giri Retreat, This Retreat is dedicated to Kriya ones of Yogananda ji Kriya Order.
After having Darshans at Dunagiri Retreat, Our last stop is Joshi Guest House at Kukuchina for overnight stay. Joshi Guest house owner always welcomes yogis who want to trek to Baba ji mahavatar cave. Joshi Guest house offers delicious meals to the trekkers, often free of costs.
Reach Joshi Guest house Kukuchina by afternoon and Get light snacks at hotel and start your journey to mahavatar baba ji cave.
The climb to Baba Ji Maharaj Gufa starts from the Joshi Guest House with a trek road , The place is well marked and trek is smooth for 3 kilometers and then steep ascend to dronagiri mountain trekking. You need to walk slowly not to get tired. Trek to Baba ji's Cave will take approx 1.30 hour from joshi guest house kukuchina.
From joshi guest house our cab can also drop you till the foothills dronagiri mountain to cover the 3 Kilometers road trek and from here visitors can start the mountain trek by feet to mahavatar babji cave.
Cave is situated at an elevation of about 2000 metres .
Reaching at Mahavatar Baba Ji cave
Once you reach Baba Ji Maharaj Gufa, You can meditate inside the gufa few hours, sit relaxed in harmony with Guru's of Kriya Yoga Lineage. There is Yogoda Satsang Society near the cave, who is also incharge of the Baba ji's Gufa management. Spend some time at Yogoda Satsang Society.
After Spending 2 hours at Babaji's cave, Start the further trek to Pandavkholi temple.
Visit Pandavkholi mountain and Reek Back to overnight stay and refreshments at Joshi Guest House.
Evening and night stay at your Leisure .
Day 3 - Kukuchina - Ranikhet – Delhi( 55 Km) :-
After breakfast we will back to Delhi and drop at your requested point.
End of tour and Journey.
Option 2 : We have another package with added locations to package 1:
Itinerary for (Package 2) 4 Nights and 5 Days
Cost : On Request
In addition to First 3 Days as per package option 1, We have added few additional MUST VISIT site attractions.
Places of Attraction in 4 night 5 Days Mahavatar cave package:
Nainital Sightseeing + KainchiDham Aashram / Neem Karoli Baba / kambali wale baba + Mahavatar Baba Ji Cave + Dunagiri Temple + Dwarhat Aashram + Pandavkholi Temple .
Day 4 : Kasauni - Nainital
After breakfast we proceed to Ranikhet, Enroute Visit Kainchi Dham Ashram or Neem Karauli Baba Ashram.
Kainchi Dham Ashram - Neem Karauli baba Ashram
This Ashram was first visited by Steve Jobs and he got the motivation for setting up Apple Inc, After Steve Jobs, Mark Juckerberg of facebook also visited this ashram to seek Guidance, It is said that enterpreneurs must visit this Ashram to have new Visions and Guidance
After Visiting the kainchi dham Ashram, Reach Nainital & check in hotel Check in hotel, after some rest we visit Nainital Lake, Bhimtal, Nakuchiyatal and Sattal Christian Ashram Nainital, visit Naini Temple and Hill top .
Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 5 : Nainital to Delhi :
After breakfast we will back to Delhi and will drop you at your requested point.
End of package and Journey.
A small SUV with Driver .
All toll Taxes .
Meals - Breakfast and Dinner
Night Stays at Hotels.
Anything which is not mentioned in Inclusion.