Places to visit:
Located on the heights of Bigul, United-21 Nanda Devi Mountains
offers spectacular views of the Himalayas. The resort is neighbored by beautiful
landscapes, lush green forests and scenic views of the distant villages. It offers
great chances of watching incredible wildlife as well as astounding bird life of
the region. Incredible views of sunrise and sunset can be enjoyed at this resort.
The incredible places to visit near the resort are
This ancient Shiva temple is a must visit place just one km from the resort. Dholinag
is believed to be the avatar of Sheshnaga having thousand heads. This temple is
among the two revered temples of Vishnu the other being at Badrinath.
This beautiful hill station located at a height of around 1900 meters is encased
between huge mountains and fields on a great height, which allures the tourists
as well as the locals. The weather at the hill station is healthy and refreshing.
The ancient temple of Bhadrakali is the prime attraction of Kanda.
This is a small village perched on a height of around 2010 meters offering excellent
views of the Himalayan beauty. It offers serenity and calm with incredible views
of the popular Himalayan peaks of Trishul, Nanda Devi and Panchachuli. There are
many sacred temples in the vicinity of Chaukori.
Gangolihat is a small Himalayan hill town 30 km from United-21 Nanda Devi Mountains
Gangolihat is famous for its Shakti Peethas of Hat Kalika of goddess Kali. Nearby
at 'Patal Bhubaneshwar', underground caves are major tourist attraction. Also nearby
are the tiny hill stations of Chaukori and Berinag. From Gangolihat Panchchuli peaks
and Nanda Devi are clearly visible.
"He who wants to feel the presence of eternal power should come to the sacred
Bhubaneswar situated near the confluence of Ramganga, Sarayu and Gupt-Ganga."
Manaskhanda, Skandapuran, whose 800 verses refer to Patal Bhubaneswar.
Patal Bhubaneswar is a limestone cave temple 52 km from United-21 Nanda Devi
. Legend and folklore have it that this underground cave enshrines
Lord Shiva and thirty three crore Gods. The cave is 160 m long and 90 feet deep
from the point of entrance. Limestone rock formations have created various spectacular
stalactite and stalagmite figures of various hues and forms. This cave has a narrow
tunnel-like opening which leads to a number of caves. The cave is fully electrically
illuminated. Built by to the flow of water, Patal Bhubaneswar is not just one cave,
rather a series of caves within caves.
Baijnath is a Ancient temple 50 km from United-21 Nanda Devi Mountains
Baijnath Mandir (Lord Shiva) on the bank of the river which is said to have been
built by the Kumaon Katyuri king in around 1150 A.D. and it was Capital of the Katyuri
dynasty of kings who ruled Uttaranchal during 12th and 13th century, Baijnath was
once known as Kartikyapura. One of the most important places to visit in Baijnath
is the historically and religiously significant Baijnath Temple constructed in the