Pithoragarh

A Visit To Pithoragarh Might Make You Wonder If Every Inch Of The Land Is Blessed With Natural Beauty. The Stunning Beauty Of The Land Defies Overview. This District Is Located In The Easternmost Part Of Uttarakhand. It Offers Scope For Trekking As Well. The Place Is An Important Halt For Those Who Undertake Kailash Manasarovar Yatra.

Visitor Information

Famous For: Kumaon Culture, Nature, Views.
Major Attraction: Gangolihat, Dhwaj Temple.
Nearby Places: Almora, Patal Bhuvneshwar.
Ideal Visit Time: 1 Days.

How to Reach

Air - Pantnagar Airport, The Nearest Airport About 2 Hours Away Has Daily Flights From Igi, Delhi Via Air India Regional. But These Flights Are Cancelled On A Regular Basis Due To Bad Weather. The Next Nearest Airport Is Indira Gandhi Airport In Delhi About 11 Hr 34 Min (469.3 Km) Via By Road And Is Connected To All Major Cities.
Road -Uttarakhand State Buses Runs Regular Buses From All Parts Of Uttrakhand And Nearby Cities. Nh9 Passes Through Here.
Rail -Tanakpur Railway Station (Tpu) Is The Nearest Railway Station About 4 Hr 23 Min (147.3 Km) Away From Pithoragarh. Nainital Express And Tanakpur Pilibhit Mg Passenger Are The Two Major Trains Connecting It To Uttarakhand And Parts Of Up. A Pre Paid Cab Can Be Availed From Here To The City.

Places To Visit :

1. Chandak
2. Askot Sanctuary
3. Ralam Glacier
4. Jhulaghat
5. Pithoragarh Fort
6. Thal Kedar
7. Gangolihat
8. Dhwaj Temple