Places to go

Bagnath Temple

Bagnath Temple, dedicated to Hindu Lord Shiva, is the main temple of a group of ancient temples situated here. Bronze bells hang from many of the temple buildings, left as offerings by devotees.  This sacred shrine was constructed during the reign of the Chand dynasty and according to popular legend, many people tried and failed to establish the 'Shivlinga' insid

Baijnath Temple

The small town of Baijnath, historically known as Kartikeyapura, lies in the heart of the Katyur Valley and was the capital of the dynasty of  the Katyuri kings, who ruled Uttarakhand between the 6th and 11th centuries. Built in 1204 AD, Baijnath Temple is actually a complex of small stone temples built by the Katyuri kings for the idols of Shiva, Ganesh, Parvati

Chiltha Temple

Located 8km (a 5 to 6 hour trek) from Karmi, Chiltha Temple sits at an altitude of 2,400m (8000ft) and offers breathtaking panoramic views of Pindari and Sundardhunga glaciers. In March and April local festivals Ashtmi and Navmi are held at the temple.