Pauri Garhwal

Pauri Garhwal

Located in


Recommended stay

     2 days

Best time to visit

Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec,

Railway Station

Kotdwar Railway station, 101 kms

Nearest Airport

Jolly Grant Airport Dehradun, 133 kms

Famous for

Hill station

Pauri Garhwal - Heart of Uttarakhand

Adorned in the undisturbed vistas of the beguiling Garhwal Himalayas, lies the city of Pauri. It is enclosed by the thick woodlands and the benevolent snow-clad hills that appear like a silver tiara. Pauri is the headquarters of the district Pauri Garhwal and also the Garhwal division. Some of the popular tourist attractions in and around Pauri are Khirsu, Doodhatoli, Jwalpa Devi Temple, Kandoliya Temple, Devprayag, Chaukhamba View Point, Kyunkaleshwar Mahadev Temple and Tarkeshwar Mahadev Temple.

Top 10 places to visit in Pauri Garhwal – Divine Travels

Pauri Garhwal, district of Uttarakhand, is a melting pot of culture, nature’s quintessence and lifestyle. This Himalayan district of Garhwal region is endowed with meandering rivers, colossal valleys and snow-bound peaks. The benedictory pines and deodars sing songs of ecstasy here. One can savour the beauty of rich wildlife and rosy rhododendron jungles that surround this district. Lansdowne, Pauri, Srinagar, Rudranath are some of the famous tourist destinations here.

The district boasts some of the best educational institutions like Govind Ballabh Pant Engineering College at Ghurdauri, Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University, Veer Chandra Singh Garhwali Government Medical College and National Institute of Technology Uttarakhand. Some of the famous pilgrim sites such as Kyunkaleshwar Mahadev Temple, Shoonya Shikhar Ashram and Tarkeshwar Mahadev of Pauri are also located here.

Why Visit Pauri Hill Station?

If you visit Pauri for once, you’ll probably be captivated by its virgin beauty. The mornings are clad in the romantic hues; the evenings are smoldering, while the nights are relaxing as one can look deep into the eye of the universe. 

The city offers a breathtaking view of the snow-capped Himalayan peaks such as Banderpunch, Swargarohini, Gangotri Group, Jogin Group, Thalaiya-Sagar, Kedarnath, Kharcha Kund, Sumeru, Satopanth, Chaukhamba, Neelkanth, Ghoriparvat, Hathiparvat, Nandadevi, and Trishul.  

This lively city also offers exhilarating treks to the scenic spots. Few of the popular treks that are commenced by many adventure enthusiasts leads through the Nagadev forest, the other starts from Kandoliya to Ransi stadium, offering a spectacular view of the pristine valley. The half an hour Kyunkaleshwar temple trek also offers incredible scenery of Lwalli Ghatti. 

Pauri is a hidden treasure, with one of the most beautiful sunset in Uttarakhand. The sunset at Pauri occasionally manifests a riot of colours with the dominating tang of fiery orange.

Activities in Pauri

Trekking/HikingPauri rewards trekkers with abundant natural beauty in the form of, verdant hills covered with pine and oak trees, gushing rivulets and streams. Some popular treks in this region are Binsar Mahadev trek, the Tara Kund Trek and the Dudhatoli trek

PilgrimageThe town of Pauri is known for some of the revered temples in the region. Kandoliya Temple and Danda Nagraja Temple near Pauri are flocked with devotees all year round who visit the temple to seek blessings from the deity.

Top 10 Best hill station and places to visit in Pauri Garhwal by The Best Tour and Travel Agency in Rishikesh – Divine Travels

Pauri Weather

Pauri experiences a sub-temperate climate which remains pleasant throughout the year except during winters when it gets extremely cold. Pauri also receives snowfall during winters changing the town at its picturesque best.

Best Time to visit Pauri: The best time to visit this place is between the months of March to November as the weather remains pleasant.

What is Pauri famous for?

Pauri is famous among tourist as Hill station.

Pauri is recommended destination for Couples, Family and Kids.

Pauri is popular destination for following activities/ interests – Biking, Business Hub, Hill Station, Weekend Getaway.