Eat, Explore and Experience
ON THE HOUSE
30 to 45 minutes
Enjoy an early morning or evening walk through the farm road leading up to the Canal with breezy winds and the soothing sound of water. If you reach at the right time you may also spot the train crossing the railway bridge on the Canal.
40 to 50 minutes
A downhill and uphill trek through our forest; the view from the top is truly worth the effort. In case you want to push yourself further, you can also go up to ‘Janda Wala’ – a locally worshipped shrine of a Pir, with a beautiful 360 degree view of the surroundings.
FISH POND WALK
You can go for a walk around our Fish Ponds and try your hand at Fishing. At certain months during the year, you may even spot some rare species of Birds here.
50 minutes to 1 hour
Take a walk along the narrow and rustic lanes of the Bharatgarh Village and experience the Punjabi Culture. For the ones with a sweet tooth the village ‘Khoya Barfi’ from one of the oldest sweet shops is not to be missed. You can also pick up some knick knacks from the small village shops.
An attendant is available to accompany you for all these walks upon request.
THE FORT SPECIALS
FARM PICNIC – TEA AND LUNCH
A Typical picnic lunch/Tea in our Farm, surrounded by the forest on all sides. You can walk uphill or around the Fish Farms and settle for a quick siesta beside the tubewell. Try your hand at getting out water from the well there. If in luck you may also spot a Peacock or two.
Tea – Rs. 750 for 2
Lunch – Rs. 1150 for 2
An afternoon or evening barbeque can be arranged for upto 4 to 5 guests in the Fort Lawn. We request you to place the order at least 8 to 10 hours in advance.
Cost – Rs. 2500
Enjoy the cold weather with a bonfire in the Lawn Gazebo on a cold winter evening.
Cost – Rs. 500
Timings – 8:00 AM to 10:00 PM
PLACES TO VISIT
Anandpur Sahib is a city in Rupnagar district (Ropar) in the state of Punjab, India. Known as “the holy City of Bliss,” it is a holy city of the Sikhs and is one of their most important sacred places, closely linked with their religious traditions and history. Thakat Shri Kesh Garh Sahib is the central place of Anandpur Sahib. This revered place is birthplace of Khalsa – Revelation of Khalsa took place here. The sactum centorium is one of the Five Temporal Authorities (Five Takhats) of Sikhism.
QUILA ANANDGARH SAHIB
Gurudwara Shri Qila Anandgarh Sahib is situated in the middle of the town of Anandpur Sahib. This is one of the five Kilas Built By SHRI GURU GOBIND SINGH JI for the protection of sikhs from Hill rulers.
Virasat-e-Khalsa is a museum located in Anandpur Sahib. The museum gives an insight in to the events that took place in Punjab five hundred years ago that gave birth to Sikhism and finally the Khalsa Panth.
CITY BEAUTIFUL CHANDIGARH
Chandigarh is the best-planned city in India, with architecture which is world-renowned, and a quality of life, which is unparalleled. As the capital of the states of Punjab and Haryana, and the Union Territory of Chandigarh it is a prestigious city. The face of modern India, Chandigarh, is the manifestation of a dream that Pt. Jawahar Lal Nehru envisaged and Le Corbusier executed.
NAINA DEVI TEMPLE
The Temple of Shri Naina Devi Ji is situated on a hilltop in the Bilaspur District of Himachal Pradesh in India. It was built by a Gurjar Shepherd. The temple is connected with National Highway No. 21. The temple at the top of the hill can be reached via road (that curves round the hill up to a certain point) and then by concrete steps (that finally reach the top). There is also a cable car facility that moves pilgrims from the base of the hill all the way to the top.
The hills of Naina Devi overlook the Gobind Sagar lake. The lake was created by the Bhakra-Nangal Dam.
BHAKRA NANGAL DAM
Bhakra Dam is a concrete gravity dam across the Sutlej River, and is in Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh. Being the Second highest dam in India, it attracts a large number of tourists who visit its reservoir and attractive location.