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#Temple in Pithoragarh

The religious crowd also finds its interest in Pithoragarh because of the famous Dhwaj Temple. It is located at 2100 meters above the sea level. It is a Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Shiva and Goddess Jayanti.

The devotees and enjoy the scenic beauty of the snow shrouded Himalayan peaks from the temple. Apart from being a religion spot, this place is also known to be home for snow leopards and Himalayan Black Bears. It is 10 km from Pithoragarh and it takes a 4 km long trek amidst dense forests to reach the temple which is at the top of the hill. Carry a warm jacket with you to beat the cold, and you are good to go.

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Uttarakhand, India
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Ticket / Cost / Expenses
Time people usually spend here:
1.5 hours
Altitude / Height:
5249 feet
Latitude / Longitude:
29.6471136°N, 80.2870668°E
Distance from Pithoragarh to Dhwaj Temple
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