“Pithoragarh” is an important base for the Indian Army as it lies on the border with Nepal. It is popular for its amazing beauty of the nature, it is often known as ‘little Kashmir’ it is located at an average elevation of 1,514 meters. It is known as the gateway to the Himalayas from the north, as pilgrims trek through this town to the Kailash, Lake Manasarovar, and Om Parvat.
Summer: 20 Degree Celsius
Winter: 04 Degree Celsius
Monsoon: 12 Degree Celsius
By Air:- The nearest airport is Pantnagar airport, located at the distance of 241 kilometers away from Pithoragarh district. It is a domestic airport which is well connected with all major cities of India.
By Road:- Pithoragarh is well connected by metallic roads with all major destinations of uttarakhand. Buses from AnandVihar ISBT, New Delhi are available to Pithoragarh, Champawat, Almora, and Tanakpur and many other destinations. Taxis and buses are easily available to pithoragarh from major destinations of Uttarakhand state. Pithoragarh is connected with National Highway 125.
By Train:- The nearest railway station is Tanakpur railways, located at the distance of 138 kilometers away from pithoragarh district, and is well connected with all major cities of India.