Pangot is a beautiful village in the Kosiyakutoli tehsil of Nainital district in Uttarakhand, India. It is a tourist destination at a height of 6,510 feet. Pangot is located about 15 kilometres from Nainital, which is a popular hill station. Pangot is famous for its diverse bird population with more than 550 bird species.
The List Of Nearby Places to Visit in Pangot
There are a lot of places to visit near Pangot village but no place to visit in Pangot as it is the place for bird watchers and heaven with different bird species. Few beautiful nearby places to visit in Pangot are
- Himalayan Range
The drive to here passes through the forested area of Naina Peak Range via Himalaya Darshan & Echo Zone which are famous for Himalaya view of Nanda Devi series and Kilbury, which are birding spots. The main attraction of Pangot are its birds; around 550 bird species have been recorded in this area.
Point of Attraction In Pangot
Almost 150 bird species have been recorded at Pangot and the surrounding areas. The numerous perennial & seasonal creeks are home to a variety of flora and fauna including leopards, yellow-throated Himalayan martens, Himalayan palm civets, ghorals, barking deer and sambhar.
How To Reach Pangot
There are a lot of beautiful places to visit in Pangot for watching different birds. To reach Pangot, the nearest railway station is Kathgodam if you are coming by train and the nearest airport is Pantnagar if you want to come by train.
There is no direct train or flight route for Pangot but road routes are direct. From the railway station or airport, you can hire a taxi or can get a state transport bus for Nainital. The Pangot is very near about 15km from Nainital.
If you want to enjoy the road routes then you can also come by own car.
Along with the beautiful places to visit in Pangot, the climate is also very pleasant throughout the year.
In summer the max and min temperature varies from 12 degrees to 25 degrees and in winters it ranges from 8 degrees to 18 degrees.
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You can also enjoy rains in the monsoon.
Hope you will enjoy your trip.
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