Major attractions in Pithoragarh
Pithoragarh Travel Guide
Arjuneshwar Shiva Temple is a well-known Lord Shiva temple situated at the diatance of 10 kms from
Pithoragarh city. Sets at an altitude of 6,000 ft above sea level, Arjuneshwar Temple is popular for
holding an old deity of Lord Shiva. It is said that the temple was made by Arjuna, the best archer. The
temple is devoted to Lord Shiva and one can reach by trekking or vial following the road leading to the
top. Many attractions spots such as Laxminarayan temple, Chatkeshwar, Shiva and Hanuman temple in
the town, Igyara Devi and Gurna Devi are available around the town which attracts numerous vistors
and devotees throughout the year. Tourists can also see the temples devoted to local gods. Name of few
of them are Gangnath, Airi, Bhumia, Chamu, Haru, Badan, Balchan, Gabila, Churmal, and Chipla temple.
What is the ideal time to visit ArjuneshwarTemple
One can visit this place throughout the year as the weather of this place is quite pleasant. But for great
experience we recommend you to visit this temple during the months from April to July. Carry light
woolens in the season of summer and heavy woolen clothes in winters.
What is the location of Arjuneshwar Temple
The holy Arjuneshwar temple is situated at the distance of 10 kms from Pithoragarh town. One can
cover this whole distance by the trekking also. All through your trek to Arjuneshwar temple, you can
enjoy the picturesque beauty of majestic hills and forests.
Travel Guide to Arjuneshwar Temple, Pithoragarh
You can pick any transportation mode for your journey to Arjuneshwar temple according to your ease as
this place has excellent travel routes. Here below we’ve specified the details of Arjuneshwar temple,
Pithoragarh travel routes which will surely helps you a lot during your trip to Arjuneshwar temple.
Arjuneshwar temple via Road route
Arjuneshwar temple has convenient road route connectivity with major cities of India and Uttarakhand
by motorable roads. Buses and taxis are easily accessible from Dehradun, Srinagar,Haridwar, Haldwani,
Delhi, Rishikesh and other parts of North India to Pithoragarh. From Pithoragarh town you need to
follow the easy trek of 10 kms to arrive at Arjuneshwar temple.
Arjuneshwar temple, Pithoragarh via Air
Nearest airport to Arjuneshwar temple is Pantnagar Airport which is located at the distance of 241kms.
The airport has convenient connectivity to Delhi and Chandigarh with regular flights. Arjuneshwar
temple is well connected with Pantnagar airport by motorable roads. Buses, taxis are easily accessible
from Pantnagar Airport to Pithoragarh.
Arjuneshwar temple, Pithoragarh via Railway
The nearest Railway station from Arjuneshwar temple is Tanakpur station located at the distance of 138
kms fromPithoragarh. Tanakpur station has well connectivity by Indian railway networks with prime
destinations of India. Frequent taxis and cars are accessible from the Tanakpur railway station towards
Pithoragarh as it possesses convenient connectivity by motorable roads.