Champawat

Champawat is a famous tourist gateway due to its cold climates. A common route for motorcyclists is the long, winding, sealed highways up to Champawat via Tanakpur. Champawat offers many hotels and bed and breakfasts for people who visit the area. Champawat Bal Mithai is known for its uniqueness.

Uttarakhand, India

Languages: Hindi

Best Season: April to June

Area: 5 sq km

Pincode: 262523

Champawat Travel Guide

Champawat, is a very popular tourist destination when it comes to Exploring Uttarakhand and was once the Chand rulers’ capital.

Thus, Champawat is steeped in tradition, and also has tremendous religious significance. This is the place where Lord Vishnu appeared as ‘Kurmavatar’ in Indian mythology.

Champawat is a destination that attracts many pilgrims because of the sheer number of temples in the area that are beautifully constructed and carved, some of which date back to the period of the Chand rulers and its amazing Culture and Heritage.

Champawat is a must-visit destination, the Nagnath temple dedicated to Kranteshwar Mahadev and the Baleshwar temple in Champawat is.

Baleshwar Temple, dedicated to the chief deity Lord Shiva is an important place to visit during your trip to the site which has a structure entirely carved from stone.

Places to Visit in Champawat

Champawat is quiet and Serene place in the state of Uttarakhand. This place contains many amazing attractions including most famous Reetha Sahib Gurudwara. Champawat is very less known place among Tourists yet it does not fail to attract people from every corner of Uttarakhand and Outside.Below are some Quite and Decent places you should must Visit in Champawat.

Gurudwara Shri Reetha Sahib

Gurudwara Shri Reetha Sahib

Abbott Mount

Abbott Mount

Mayawati Ashram

Mayawati Ashram

Banasur Ka Kila

Banasur Ka Kila

Baleshwar Temple

Baleshwar Temple

Vivekananda Ashram

Vivekananda Ashram

Know More About Champawat

Champawat has very few accommodations that give its guests decent facilities. There are a few hotels in the category budget which are built to meet all the tourists' basic needs. You can choose the nearby Lohaghat, for better accommodation in different budget categories.

1. Kalpataru HomeStay

2. Baleshwar Resort

3. Abbott Mount Cottage

4. Monal Resort

5. Hotel Cedar Valley

6. Hotel N Greencity

7. Pancheshwar Fishing Retreat

8. Hotel Sea Hawk

9. Tiwari Hotel and Restaurant

10. Hotel Mount View

Places to Visit Near Champawat

Champawat is an amazing place for peace and Nature lovers. Some amazing Places near Champawat never fails to attract the Tourists who come to Visit Champawat. Amazing weather and Magestic Mountains will make you crave to stay more. Living in such remote villages of Uttarakhand is an amazing experience in itself. It’s Untouched beauty will make you feel one with these beautiful flora and fauna.

Patal Rudreshwar

Patal Rudreshwar

Ek Hathiya ka Naula

Ek Hathiya ka Naula

Lohaghat

Lohaghat

Chaumu Temple

Chaumu Temple

Gwal Devta

Gwal Devta

Barahi Temple

Barahi Temple

Quick Links of Champawat

Champawat is a well-known tourist destination and once the capital of the rulers of Chand. Champawat thus has enormous religious importance and is steeped in history. The serene surrounding and Calmness of this place will make you love this place.

Champawat Travel Tips

Champawat is an amazing destination for people who want to spend time in solitude as well as with friends and family. Just when you plan for the trip, here are some travel tips for you to follow before travelling Champawat to ensure your fun and safety.

1. Proper Trekking, camping, Mountain walking and River rafting equipment packing is suggested and recheck for the first aid if you are solely travelling for only Adventure or you are an adventure enthusiast.

2. Plan your trip package accordingly because this might happen that on peak seasons the hotels may be full and may not be available on arrival.

3. Do not travel to any remote places alone. It’s quite safe if you are in groups and with friends.

FAQs on Champawat

What is Champawat Famous for?

CChampawat is famous for its ancient temples as well as beautiful sere mountains.
Champawat District is under Kumaon Region of Uttarakhand.
Best Months to Visit Champawat is from April to July while you can escape from the heat of cities to take refuge in this amazing cold place.
Champawat is famous for some local Cuisines like Gahat Dal, Sisunak saag, Kappa made of Spinach and Chainsoo. Some famous local sweets are Bal Mithai and Singauri. So whenever travelling to this place you must taste it all.
In 2006, Champawat was named one of the 250 backward regions of the country (out of a total of 640 districts), by the Ministry of Panchayati Raj. The Backward Regions Grant Funds system (BRGF) in Uttarakhand is one of the three districts currently receiving funds.

Simple and Serene, this district of Champawat doesn’t offer you something special or flashy but something peaceful and Divine.

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