About Tarikhet village
Tarikhet is small, yet popular hill station situated at distance of 8 km from the town of Ranikhet. This village is a famous as a momentous site during the India’s struggle for independence. It’s most popular attraction is the ‘Gandhi Kutiya’, which is told to be the place where Mahatma Gandhi rested for a long time during the freedom struggle.
This place is also
popular for its small sized huts used during the freedom struggle and the
temple of Golu Devta, which is venerated in the Kumaon region. The village is
very cold in the winters and remains moderate in summers, and is best enjoyed
from March to October.