Sitlakhet - Hidden Hill Station
If you are looking for a quaint holiday spot away from the hustle and bustle of the cities then Sitlakhet is the place for you. Adorned in the district of Almora, Sitlakhet is a lesser known tourist destination located about 24 km from the Queen’s Meadow 'Ranikhet'. Proudly sitting at an elevation of 1900 metres on the kaleidoscopic Syahi Devi hills, Sitlakhet is one of the best places to explore in the Kumaon Himalayas. From this off-beat destination, one can savour a panoramic view of Chaukhamba peaks.
Things to do in Sitlakhet
The mesmerizing view of the sun-kissed hills, rich flora-fauna and the cool breeze carrying away the scent of the rosy rhododendrons makes Sitlakhet an ideal retreat. This naturally overwhelming place offers adventurous hiking and camping amidst nature’s grandeur. Bestowed with ethereal natural beauty, Sitlakhet is also famous for picnicking and photography.
Sitlakhet Places to see
The sacred Syahi Devi Temple atop a compact hill is only 3 km from Almora and can be easily approachable from Seetlakhet.
Accommodation in Sitlakhet
There are several boutique hotels and resorts at Sitlakhet that are well facilitated with modern amenities. The tourists can also await their stay at the KMVN Tourist Rest House Sitlakhet located about 24 km from Sitlakhet.
How to Reach Sitlakhet
Being well connected with roadways, railways and airways Seetlakhet can be easily approached from any part of the world. The travellers can commence their journey from ISBT Anand Vihar, New Delhi to Almora which is the nearest destination to Sitlakhet. The nearest railhead is located at Kathgodam about 110 km from Sitlakhet and the nearest airport, Pantnagar Civil Aerodrome is located about 147 km from Sitlakhet.
Sitlakhet is famous for?
Sitlakhet is popular destination for following activities/ interests - Camping, Hill Station, Village Tourism.