Almora is a fantastic place to easily take pleasure in the stunning snowcaps of the central Himalayas. The majority of the days in Almora are perfect. Roughly everyday the tourist can see about every crest. Almora allows you to have the powerful Himalayas mutually with edge after ridge of hills.The terraced fields, the stone slatted barrack-like village houses have so far set up a courageous fight next to the encroachments of urban development and unplanned development.
Almora in addition has a number of attractive health resorts. The mainly famed in the middle of them is Ranikhet (1,820 meters from sea level). Ranikhet depicts queen's field. It is said that a Rani while spend a few time here once gave this name to the town. Throughout the days of the British Raj, Ranikhet was a British cantonment.
Ranikhet is bounded by countless tourist spots. Chaubatia is well-known for its orchards; Tarikhet, roughly eight kilometers away, was one time the courage center of the Freedom Group next to the British. Mahatma Gandhi too lived here for a short time. The snow-white peaks of Majkhali present a charming sight. Upat, about six kilometers from Ranikhet, has an beautiful golf course. Kausani, 32 miles from Almora, is located at a height of 1,890 meters. Binsar, about 32 kilometers from Almora is located at height of 2,412 meters over sea level. The Chand Rajas used to use their summer here. It offers a magnificent view of the Himalayas.
Bageshwar and Sitalakhet are additional seats of tourist importance. Bageshwar is one of the major camping sites for the trip to Pindari Glacier, which is placed at a height of 3,820 meters. Sitlakhet is the new tourist resort on the Syahi Devi hill. Kafni Glacier is as well close by (around 3,870 meters over sea level).
On the banks of Gomti (a home river) Baijnath is located in Garur Valley, is an peaceful place. It is well-known for its 13th century temples. Jageshwar has Shiva temples and is on the Almora-Pithoragarh road and is placed in a thickly wooded striking slender valley.They are a wonder to see for their creative attractiveness and craftsmanship. Jageshwar is surrounded by the 12-jyotir lingas in the country.
By Air Pantnagar Airport, close to Nainital at 159 kms is the neighboring airport, linked by normal flights to Delhi.
By Rail Kathgodam Station at 91 km is the nearby railhead, attached to Delhi by expected trains.
By Road Almora is linked to Delhi via NH24, NH87 to Kathgodam and Bhowali in the course of the State Highway.
Located in Kumaun region of Uttarakhand state, Golu Chitai Temple is dedicated to Golu Devta - an avatar of Lord Shiva. Though there are many temples of Golu Devta in Almora but this temple is most sacred one. Situated 8 KMs from Almora, this temple is reputed to make wishes come true. This temple is 4Km away from main gate of Binsar wildlife sanctuary and 10 KM from Almora.
Chitai Golu Devta Temple is worshipped as God of Justice, and maximum d...
Located at a distance of 2 kms from Almora, a famous tourist destination in Uttarakhand, Bright End Corner is a vantage point offering magnificent views of sunset and sunrise in the lap of the mighty Himalayas. This Corner situated at the end of the Almora Ridge offers a panoramic view of the extraordinary natural surroundings.
Bright End Corner marks the beginning of the mall road of Almora and is assumed to be named after a Britisher: Lord Bri...
Located in Uttarakhand, Kasar Devi Temple, as the name implies, is dedicated to Kasar Devi. It is a famous Hindu shrine perched high at an altitude of 2,116 meters above sea level. This 2nd century temple is about 5 KM downhill from Tarai Nagri and adorned on hillock. Surrounded by deodar trees and lofty pine, the temple offers pleasant view of the toy town of Almora.
Kasar Devi Temple was found for special importance because the area around thi...
Located at a height of 2116 meters above the sea level, in the Kumaon Division of Uttarakhand, India, is the famous Katarmal Sun Temple. At some 7 km from Almora, this 9th century temple is considered the second most important Sun Temple in India – only behind the Konark Sun Temple in Orissa. The temple was built by a Katyuri Raja – KATARMALLA – as the region was then ruled by the Katyuri dynasty.
The Katarmal Sun Temple is muc...
Deer park is located at Narayan Diwai about 3 km from Almora - a popular hill station of Uttrakhand discovered and developed by the British Government. This place is a cultural heart of the city with the park covered with Oak and tall pine trees adding more value to its natural beauty. This park is most popular among the tourists wishing to see myriad species of animals like deer, leopard, and Himalayan Black Bear.
Deer Park is also home to...