At an altitude of 1700 mts, Khirsu is an enchanting place with dense forests of evergreen trees. It is encircled by the snow laden Himalayan peaks. On a clear day you can get an amazing view of at least 300 known and unknown peaks.One can spot the peaks of Trishul, Nandadevi, Nandakot,etc… from here.
The surroundings of Khirsu are enveloped by dense forests of Deodar and Oak. There are several Apple Orchards and mushroom bushes around here which is a big hit with the tourists. One can come here and get immersed in the serene and tranquil surroundings. If you are looking for some peace and solitude Khirsu is an ideal place to visit.
You can visit Khirsu any time of the year. During summers the climate is pleasant and many tourists come here to escape from the heat of the cities. Winters are cold with temperatures going down to zero degrees. Khirsu is easily accessible by good motor able roads.
PLACES OF INTEREST
Jwalpa Devi Temple
The best time to visit Khirsu is from April to June and October to December