Travel easily with Almora tour operator Delhi bringing you exciting Almora Holiday Packages India. We covering all attraction points with Almora Holiday Packages to make your journey remarkable. Almora is a fabulous place with scenery hills. It’s a mood refreshing place with panoramic view of Himalayas and rich culture. The place also holds religious importance and one will find many temples located at peak. Because of its exquisite landscape, the place is also famous for Bollywood location.

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Basic Facts About Kerala:

■ Ranked: Ranked 17 of 70 Uttrakhand Tourism Destinations
■ Famous for/as: Hills
■ State: Uttrakhand
■ State: Almora
■ Altitude: 1,642 m
■ Language spoken: Kumaon
■ Weather info: Summer 12°C to 28°C, Winter 4°C – 15°C
■ Pincode: 263601
■ STD code: 05962

History

The Almora kingdom was first establish under the reign of Karturi Dynasty and was under the possession of Katyuri king Baichaldeo. Later Almora was founded by Kalyanchand during Chand Dynasty. Almora is located on mountain Almora is located is also described in a famous hindu epic –Manaskhand. It thus read as- Kaushiki Shalmali Madhyey Punyah Kashaya Parwatah Tasy Paschim Bhagam Kshetra Vishnyo Pratishthtam. The City also traced back to Ancient time Mahabharata. In 1744, the city as raided by Ali Muhammad Khan Rohilla and was taken over from Kalyanchand but later Muhammad rohilla returned Almora as he was unable to bear hardship of living in hills. Later in 1790, Almora was taken over by Gurkhas and ruled for almost 24 years afterthat it was conquered by British.

Culture

With the amazing view of snow capped mountain, Almora is popular destination attracting domestic and international travelers. Its culture is the soul reflection of its society and tells an interesting story of their lifestyle and belief. One will find many beautiful ancient temples like Naina Devi which is 1000 year old. Coming to shopping, there are several shopping spots famous for handicrafts and traditional dresses. The people here are commonly referred as Pahari and they follow rituals of ancestor spirit worship.

Major Highlights

♦ What to Expect: Sightseeing, Shopping
♦ How to Travel to Almora:
         ♦ By Bus: Interstate bus is available on regular basis.
         ♦ By Rail: The nearest railway station Kathgodam which is 81 km away from city. The train is well connected to many cities
         ♦ By Flight: There’s no direct flight; the nearest airport is Pantnagar Airport which is 125km away
         ♦ By Road/Cab/Self driving: If you are travelling by road, NH 87passes through Almora
♦ Minimum Holiday Package: ASK (Per Couple)
♦ Minimum duration of honeymoon: Atleast 3-5 Days
♦ Time to Visit: May, June and July and winters: September, October and November
♦ Most Preferred By: Friends, Family and Couple

Top Destinations to Visit in Almora

• Place of Worship : Jageshwar, Kasar Devi Temple, Nanda Devi Temple, Chaiti Temple, Katarmal Sun Temple
• Museum : State Museum, Govind Ballabh Pant Public Museum, Kumaon Regimental Centre Museum
• Picnic Spot : Simtola, Martola
• Other Place to Visit : Deer Park, Dwarahat Village, Bright End Corner

Travel Tips

♦ Pack extra clothing
♦ Carry loose cash
♦ Hire an experienced driver as road has sharp turning point.
♦ Avoid travelling in dark; don’t take lift from unknown person.

 

So you have done all the reading, can we now plan an awe striking trip? Almora is truly a mesmerizing place famous for its temple, hills and beautiful scenery.  If you ever looking for a vacation to get out of your busy life and spend some relaxing time then look no further, Almora is the one. With our holiday tour operators, we ensures that you get a memorable trip.

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