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Almora, at an altitude of 1638 meters and located on the ridge at the southern edge of the Kumaon Hills of the Himalayan range.








Mount View is located on the boundaries of Simtola, the most famous pine-covered picnic spot and has 7 very well furnished double bedded rooms.

Hotel Mount Heaven : : Almora Excursions

Doonagiri Temple Holy Place Near Almora :
Doonagiri temple belongs to the goddess Durga and this has place of religious importance. From the temple one can have a good view of Gogas valleys.

Baijnath Historical Place Near Almora :
Baijnath is a historically significant place. It is Situated 71 kilometres from Almora, this place has many 12th and 13th century temples built during Katyur dynasty. These temples of archaeological and historical importance are dedicated to Lord Shiva, Parvati and Ganesha which is actually located on the Coast of Gomti River.

Simtola Beautiful Place Near Almora :
Simtola is three kilometres from Almora. The place enchants with its picture postcard view, miles of terrain with beautiful hills lined with pine and fur trees. On the opposite side of the horseshoe ridge, is a pine-covered picnic spot. Close by are Hiradungi, once a diamond mining centre and the scenic Greynite Hill.

Martola Beautiful Place Near Almora :
It is a beautiful place just which is situated just 10 kms from Almora. It is Complete with gardens and forests, the place has good scenic beauty. Many foreigners who came here liked the place so much that they settled here. A good picnic trip can be made here.

Koshi (12Km.) Beautiful Place Near Almoa :
Koshi is one of the famous excursions of almora, which houses the Govind Vallabh Pant Environment Research Institute. Koshi is also a popular picnic resort with a guest house for overnight halts. Natural beauty of this place surpasses any other place. There is guest house which provides good and comfortable stay at Koshi.

Katarmal (17Km.) Holy Place Near Almora :
After the Sun temple at Konark (Orissa). It is considered to be the second most important sun temple in the country, the structure is almost 800 years old and was built by the Katyur rulers of Kumaon. The attention which this old temple needed on regular basis has not been given to it. After that this temple goes in a bad shape and one feels very sad that a monument of such historical importance has been left to decay like this. This temple has some unique architectural style and the images carved on the walls are very intricately done.

Kalimath (5Km.) Near Almora :
Kalimath is a place from where one can get a good view of Almora town and the adjoining area. The sight of the nearby hills is amazing. This place is 4.5 kms from Almora. Close to Kalimath is Kasar Devi. There is temple dedicated to Kasar Devi. This temple dates back to second century. One can go on foot from Kalimath to Kasardevi which is hardly one kms.

Jageshwar (34Km.) Attractive Place Near Almora :
Jageshwar is located 34 Kms from almora. Jageshwar is an attractive place nestled in an enchanting valley surrounded by coniferous forests the tall deodar trees covering this valley present a magnificent site to the tourists. Located to the east of Almora, this place is a famous religious spot housing numerous temples of gods and goddesses and is believed to be the seat of 12 Jyotirlingas in the country. Jageshwar also hosts a number of fairs held during Shivaratri in the months of July-August. Thus, this place is not only frequented by pilgrims but is also a paradise for nature lovers.

Gannath (47Km.) Near Almora :
Gannath is another ancient shrine dedicated to lord shiva. This Shaivite shrine is 47 kms from Almora. Hidden within dense forests, the shrine has special festivities during the day leading upto the full-moon night of Kartik Purnima (November). Gannath is also known for natural caves. It is good place for nature lovers and ideal for spending day with surpassing beauty.

Binsar(30Km.) Beautiful Place Near Almora :
Binsar is a town which is situated at an altitude of 2420 meters above the sea level. It is a delectable, picturesque, placid hamlet and one of the most scenic spots in Kumaon Himalayas. The entire region, now a wildlife sanctuary, is home to many rare animals, birds and wild flowers. Binsar is a celebrated spot of scenic beauty where nature proclaims its supremacy over man.

Bageshwar (90Km.) Near Almora :
Bageshwar has its share of patriotic expressions and picturesque interludes. Situated on the confluence of Gomti and Surya rivers, Bageshwar is 90 kms from Almora. The Temples of Bagnath situated here is venerated by one and all. Bageshwar has a group of ancient 15th century temples and two sacred pools. The main shrine dedicated to Baghnath or Shiva has the characteristic amalaka surrounded by a wooden roof. A short distance from Bageshwar is the Pindari Glacier, one of the popular trekking destinations in the Himalayas.

Gorkhakhal Famous Place Near Almora :
Gorkhakhal is a small town situated near to almora which is famous for its temple. It is believed that praying here leads to the fulfillment of ones wishes.

Neem Karauli Baba Beautiful Place Near Almora :
Baba Neem Karauli a Saint and popularly known as Maharaj. He belonged to the state of Uttar Pradesh (Akbarpur) in India. He lead a simple life, wearing only a dhoti and a blanket and sometimes in all seasons. His devotees are spread all over India and also in many parts of the world including America.



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