Bageshwar city situated at a height of 960 meters above see level and covered around 1695.7 sq. km area. The two rivers Gomti and Saryu flowing together and meet here with each other. Bageshwar is surrounded with Nestled amidst cloudy hills. Bageshwar land of “Sadashiva” has attracted saints and devotees through ages; by it’s spiritual magnetism. It is described in “Puranas” that this is the eventual place that liberates one from the bondage of birth and death.
Bageshwar is also a trekker’s heaven. Adi Shankaracharya trekked in the Himalayas in the 8th century A.D., was establish trekking routes in Bageshwar, Uttarakhand. The mountain adventure period which till recently was restrained to the summer months in this region; now covers approximately the full year as well as winter period. Bageshwar is the main entrance spot to the trekking routes like/viz Pindari, Kafni and Sunderdunga Glaciers.
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How to Reach Bageshwar
You can reach Bageshwar by Air, Rail or Road. The nearest airport is Pant Nagar at a distance of 207kms The nearest railway station is kathgodam, which is 190 kms. Bageshwar is well connected by roads with all the major towns of the area. Taxis are available from almora (90 kms), Nainital (137 kms), Kathgodam (180 km) and Pant Nagar (206km).
Bageshwar - Details about how to reach Bageshwar
By bus: Bageshwar is well connected by motorable roads with major destinations of Garhwal and Kumaon region of Uttarakhand state. Buses from ISBT Anand Vihar are available to Almora, Nainital, Haldwani and many other destinations from where you can easily hire a local cab or bus to reach Bageshwar. Taxis and buses are easily available to Bageshwar from major destinations of Kumaon region.
By train: The nearest railhead to Bageshwar is Kathgodam situated in Nainital district of Uttarakhand state. The distance from Kathgodam Railway station is situated at a distance of 149kms from Bageshwar. Taxis and buses are easily available from Kathgodam to Almora and Bageshwar. Kathgodam is well connected with major destinations of India like Lucknow, Delhi and Kolkata. Trains are frequent to Kathgodam as it is the gateway of Kumaon region.
By Air: The nearest airport to Bageshwar is Pantnagar Airport situated 180kms away in the Nainital district of Uttarakhand state. Taxis and buses are available from Pantnagar Airport to Almora and Bageshwar.Pantnagar is connected to Delhi with daily flights. Pant Nagar Airport is well connected by motorable roads with Bageshwar.