Dhwaj Temple

About Dhwaj Temple

The Dhwaj Temple is a famous Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Shiva and Goddess Jayanti. It is located near Pithoragarh and is perched at an elevation of 2,100 metres above sea level. The temple can be easily accessible as it is 10 km by road from Pithoragarh.

PithoragarhSituated on a hill top on the highest mountain of Pithoragarh city. You can reach there only by trekking of 2 Hrs.
4 kms / 9 mins
From Uttrakhand Roadways Lower Bus Station, GIC Road, Pithoragarh
30 mins

Dhwaj Temple in Pithoragarh

One can also reach this temple by covering an easy gradient of 4 km on foot from Pithoragarh. This place is known to be the home to snow leopards and Himalayan black bears. The devotees can savour spellbinding views of the snow-shrouded Himalayan peaks from this temple.

Location of Dhwaj Temple

Dhwaj Temple is located in Pithoragarh ( Situated on a hill top on the highest mountain of Pithoragarh city. You can reach there only by trekking of 2 Hrs.).

Location & How to Reach Dhwaj Temple

Dhwaj Temple in Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand is situated at a distance of 10 kms from the main Pithoragarh town.Devotees and tourists are also required to trek 4km amidst the dense forests inorder to reach the temple, which is situated atop a hill and offers mesmerizingview of the Himalayan peaks. Nearest railway station is located at Tanakpur ata distance of 138 kms while Pantnagar is the closest airport to Pithoragarh,some 241 kms away

Read How to Reach guide for Pithoragarh.

What is Dhwaj Temple famous for?

Dhwaj Temple is popular place for following activities/ interests - Religious, Shiva Temples, Temples.

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