picturesque place derives its name from a Kumaoni word Chakuta which
means four feet. In Chaukhutia's context four feet means four ways.
From here the entire region is easily accessible.
kms. from Ranikhet, Chaukhutia is
on the Ranikhet-Badrinath highway. Chaukhutia's historical past
and religious significance can be seen basking in its glory in nearby
areas. Kali temple, Vaishno Devi's temple, ancient fort and ruins
of Katyuri dynasty all makes Chaubhutia an explorer's delight.
Season: Round the year
Jaurasi: 16 kms at an altitude of 6000 ft. above sea level is
famous for scenic beauty.
18 kms, from Chaukhutia. Dwarahat is a prominent tourist attraction
of Kumaon. Dwarahat is full of ancient sculptures. Kumaon's famous
Syalde-Bikhoti Mela is held in Dwarahat from 13th to 15th April
33 kms from Chaukhutia. Rich in natural splendour, Dunagiri
is adorned by a temple of Vaishno Devi (the famous cave Goddess).
To cap it all, Dunagiri offers a clear picture of the imposing
Himalayas. For pilgrims Dunagiri is abuzz with festivals during
Chait and Ashwin months of Navratras.
This famous Bhagwati Temple is 33 kms from Chaukhutia.
Pur Temple: This Temple belongs to the Katyuri dynasty &
is located at the Peak. This place is around 5-8 kmt. from Chaukhutia
in Jorasi-Chaukhutia road
Rail: Nearest railhead is Kathgodam, 137 kms.
Chaukhutia is well connected by bus service from Delhi. Gopeshwar
134 kms, Almora 87 kms, Nainital 112
kms, Kathgodam, Pithoragarh,
Karnaprayag 95 kms.