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Almora is one of the most popular hill stations of Uttaranchal. It is one of the five districts in the newly carved state of the Uttaranchal. It is also known as the cultural capital of Kumaon. Almora is on a three-mile long horse-saddle shaped ridge and is surrounded by hill ranges on all four sides by hill ranges. All the four ranges have the temples on the top of their peak. These temples are of goddesses Banari Devi, Kasar Devi, Sayahi Devi and the temple of Sun god.

Most of Almora resorts are located in crowded Almora town , which normally is flooded with traffic during daytime. While Binsar Eco Resort is located in top of a ridge in natural surroundings in place called as Kasardevi which is one of the picturesque tourist spot in Almora. Binsar Eco Resort overlooks the valley where you can have majestic view of Almora town especially at night. While you dine you will enjoy breathtaking views of Valley from its glass restaurant, this place is heaven for nature lovers and ideal place to stay of all resorts in Almora .

Experience the beauty of the air, water and the land in terms of the pristine air, waterfalls, and the gorgeous greens at the Almora. Almora is a good place to enjoy the spectacular view of the snow-capped mountains of the central Himalayas. There are some beautiful and interesting places to visit in and around Almora. The temple of Nanda Devi is 1000-year old temple and is one of the main attractions of Almora.

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AROUND ALMORA

PLACES TO SEE

Nearby places of tourist interest where an excursion can be made within a day are Bright End Corner's unforgettable sunset, Chitai temple with it's unique collection of brass bells of all sizes, gifted to the temple by devotees since centuries, Kasar Devi which houses many Europeans who fell in love with the place so much that they settle down, Nanda Devi Temple the cultural and religious center of Almora for now hundreds of years and Lala Bazaar a unique market of more than two hundred years with paved streets of stone.

BRIGHT END CORNER : Almora is 2 kms away from here. A highlight of this point is the sunset and the sunrise seen through the Himalayan peaks. A circuit house close by allows tourists to spend some time in this peaceful surrounding. Close by, is the Vivekanand Library which has many books on literature. A little away is the Vivekanand Memorial where Swami Vivekanand had stopped for a while on his journey to the Himalayas.

MARTOLA : This picnic spot amidst gardens is 10 kms away from Almora. Most of the people who live here are foreigners. Buses and taxis come up to a point called Panuwanaula and from there onwards one has to walk.

KALIMUTT : 4.5 kms from Almora,  this picnic spot gives a lovely view of the Himalayan Peaks.

DEER PARK :  3 kms from Almora this park is  in NTD (Narayan Tiwari Dewai).

STATE MUSEUM : This museum is near the bus stand . It is closed on Mondays and other Government Holidays. It is open from 10:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.

SIMTOLA : 3 kms from Almora Simtola is a picnic spot from where one can view the beautiful mountains covered with pine and deodar trees.

CHITAI TEMPLE : This is a very busy area. This temple is dedicated to Lord Golu. The people of Kumaon worship him. Once a wish is fulfilled people hang little bells in this temple. Therefore there are thousands of little bells hanging there. The view of the Himalayas is extremely beautiful from here. This temple is 8 kms away by walk through a beautiful pine forest, but one can go by cart too.

KATARMAL : This 800-year old Sun Temple is the second in importance after the Sun Temple of Konark in Orissa. 7kms away from Almora this historical important temple  is an example of intricate sculpturing. This temple is in need of restoration now.

BINSAR : 30 kms from Almora Binsar  has a temple of Shiva who is also called  Bineswar. 2412 mts above sea level this temple was constructed by King Kalyan of the Chand  Dynasty.  Visiting this temple gives one peace of mind.

JAGESHWAR : 34 kms away from Almora  this temple of Shiva  is situated amidst a dense Deodar forest and has a lot of mythological importance. Here there are about 164 temples of this  kind.

NANDA DEVI TEMPLE : This 1000-year old temple is one of the main attraction of Almora. Its walls have carvings on them. Every year a festival is held here in which youth from various mountainous areas come here to participate in this dance festival.

GANNATH : 47 kms from Almora this is an ancient Shiva temple  with natural caves.  2116 mts above sea level this place is a favourite with nature lovers. 

KASAR DEVI : Near Kalimutt is the temple of  Kasar Devi. This ancient temple was built on a mountain peak in the second century. The distance between Kalimatt and Kasar Devi is less than 1 km and can be easily covered by foot. The surrounding area has become the home of many foreigners. The main town is 6 km away

CLIMATE

Almora is situated at an altitude of 1,638 meters. The climate in Almora can be described as moderate.  The SUMMERS are warm in the morning and pleasant in the evenings. The WINTERS are cold and sunny during the daytime while the nights are very cold with snowfall a couple of time during the season. The best season for tourist is during the months April-June and September-November. One can have the view of the snow-capped mountains during the early summers and autumns. The best time to witness snowfall is from the end of December till the early February.

VISITING ALMORA

By Air : The nearest airport is at Pant Nagar, district Udham Singh Nagar. Regular flights operate during the summer.

By Rail : The nearest railhead for Almora is Kathgodam.

By Road : Almora is well connected by road with all the important cities.