Khirsu, located at the hight of 1700 m, is a quiet and peaceful hilly village. The village is situated at a distance of 15 km from Pauri Garhwal. This wonderful place is wrapped around lush greenery of oak, deodar and apple orchards. Khirsu offers you the magnificent paranormic view of the mighty Himalayan range.
Things To Do:
The place is among the popular tourist destinations in Uttarakhand. If you are looking for a quiet and beautiful world away from the crowds of city the Khirsu is the place for you.
Places to visit in Khirsu:
Ghandiyal Devi Temple:
It is an ancient shrine, located a few kilometers away from this town.
This temple is present in Pauri. The temple belongs to Lord Shiva It is located in the midst of a vast park. Many pilgrims frequent this temple all round the year.
Kyunkaleshwar Mahadav Temple:
It is an 8th century old temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva, Parvati, Ganapathi, Karthikeya, Ram, Sita and Lakshman.
It is a must visit tourist destination if you are in Pauri Garhwal. It provides amazinng views of the nearby Himalayan mountain range.
How to Reach Khirsu:
Khirsu is 15 kms away from Pauri.
Pauri is well connected by motorable roads with major destinations of Uttarakhand state. Buses to Pauri are easily available from ISBT Kashmere Gate, Delhi. Pauri is connected with National highway 119 to all the major cities of Uttarakhand.