The cultural Heart of Kumaon region of Uttrakhand. It lies on the ridge of the Kumaon hills at the southern edge of the Himalayas. Thick pine forests and fir trees gives it a heavy surrounding.
Almora was founded in 1568. The town is the municipal board and also the cantonment town in the Almora District of Uttrakhand. The alluring destinations of Almora are as:
Kasar Devi Temple
Kumaon Regimental Centre Museum
Bright End Corner
Archaeologically Museum Jageshwar
Pantnagar Airport is the Cheif Airport for a hassle free visit to Almora.
Almora is well connected with other cities of India. Pantnagar is the nearest airport of almora. Pantnagar airport is almost 120 Kms far from almora. You can easily take taxis or buses to almora from pantnagar airport.
Kathgodam is the nearest railway station of Almora which is approximately 85 Kms far from almora. Kathgodam is well connected with nearest major cities like - Delhi and Lucknow.
By road is the simple and easy way to reach almora. You can take buses to ISBT Anand Vihar, New Delhi. There are good number of buses available at any time. Or travel by your own vehicle. Almora is connected with NH87.