Having its roots originated to Almora district, Pithoragarh is a beautiful district located in Uttarakhand. The district received its name from the popular fort Prithvigarh built by the piru Prithvi Gosain during the reign of Chand Rajas of Kumaon. It is situated at an elevation of 1514 meters and exhibits four seasons in a year. The best time to visit Pithoragarh is in the months of March-June and Sept-Dec.
Reckoned for its unique and diverse culture, Pithoragarh is famous for its traditional festivals like Chaittol and utsavs such as Sharadotsav that brings together different people from distinct communities. Apart from the cultural festivals and enthralling sightseeing locations, Pithoragarh also offers various adventurous activities to the tourists. You can go for paragliding, river rafting, canoeing, or some fishing activities. Some other places to visit in Pithoragarh are Kapileshwar Mahadev, Thal Kedar, Dhwaj Temple, and Chandak. Visit here and have a serene vacation with your family or friends.