kms from Pithoragarh, situated at an elevation of 1725 mtrs. Didihat
is presently the pilgrim route to Kailash Mansarovar. Didihat is
located in a beautiful valley surrounded by green attractive ridge
and offers a fascinating view of the Panchchuli peaks.
Round the year
Altitude: 1725 meters
At a distance of 54 kms from Pithoragarh, Ashot was the ancient
kingdom of Katyur Dynasty. There is a palace of the last Katyuri
king. The name has been derived from the word Asi-Kot, that Is 80
forts. There are remains of the the ancient forts all over the area.
The area is rich for its sal. Oak and pine forests and numerous
waterfalls. The Malika Arjun Temple and the Ashram of Swami Narayan
are the other places of the attraction.
This place is home of God Malaynath. Shirakote provide attractive
view of lush green valley and Himalayan peaks. Thal and
Hathia Deval: 25 kms from Didihat on way to Chaukorl stands
the famous and historic temple of Lord Shiva. 5 kms from Chaukori,
Thal and Ek Hathia Deval are famous for their scenic beauty.
Rail: Nearest railhead - Tanahpur 206 kms.
Road: Didihat is well connected with road network.