Almora is a hill station in the Kumaon region of east Uttarakhand in India. The destination is well known for its appealing beauty of nature which is situated above 1646 meters above the sea level. Almora is a little peaceful hill station where the evenings are cool and the views are absolutely panoramic and wonderful which is perfect place to spend time after taking break from the big cities here are things to do in Almora.

Things To Do In Almora

How To Reach Almora

  • By Air: The nearest railway station is at Pantnagar which is 127 kms away from the city. You can take a bus or hire a taxi to reach the hill station.
  • By Rail: There is no railway station in the town but the nearest railhead is at Kathgodam which is 90 km downwards in the plains which is connected to major north Indian cities including Lucknow, Delhi and Agra. From railway station bus services are available which take about 4 hours to reach the hill station. You can hire a taxi also to reach the destination.
  • By Bus: Bus services are available to Almora from other hill towns of Kumaon which are Ranikhet, Kausani and Nainital.

Best Time To Visit Almora

Best Time To VisitThe best time to visit Almora is from April to June and again from September to November. These are the peak tourist seasons and the Nanda Devi festival celebrations are the things to do.

Activities in Almora

ActivitiesYou can explore the historic towns and can visit the various temples. Apart from that you can go for trekking. You can go for sightseeing in the pleasant weather.

Places To Visit In Almora 

Places To Visit In Almora

  • Nanda Devi Temple
  • Chitai Temple
  • Zero point
  • Bright End Corner
  • Katarmal Sun Temple
  • Jageshwar Dham
  • Jhula Devi Temple
  • Tarikhet
  • Maa Dunaguri Temple
  • Patal Devi Mandir

Excursions Near Almora

  • Kasara Devi – 8 km
  • Deer Park – 3 kms
  • Simtola – 3 kms
  • Martola – 10 kms
  • Koshi – 12 kms

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