(6500 Ft Above Sea Level)

Uttarakhand | India
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Pangot is categorised as Adventure / Bird Watching / Hillside Hamlet

Views from Pangot (Nivalink Trip Dated - 19 March 2015)
Himalayan Griffon Vulture (Nivalink Trip Dated - 19 March 2015)
Chestnut bellied Rockthrush Female (Nivalink Trip Dated - 19 March 2015)
Rufus Sibia (Nivalink Trip Dated - 19 March 2015)
Rufus belied Niltava (Nivalink Trip Dated - 19 March 2015)
Grey Hooded Warbler (Nivalink Trip Dated - 19 March 2015)
Velvet Fronted Nuthatch (Nivalink Trip Dated - 19 March 2015)
Verditer Flycatcher (Nivalink Trip Dated - 19 March 2015)
White Cheeked Laughing Thrush (Nivalink Trip Dated - 19 March 2015)
Grey Fronted Blackbird (Nivalink Trip Dated - 19 March 2015)
Himalayan Bulbul (Nivalink Trip Dated - 19 March 2015)
River Trekking for bird watching (Nivalink Trip Dated - 19 March 2015)
Views around Pangot (Nivalink Trip Dated - 19 March 2015)
Kilbury Forest (Nivalink Trip Dated - 19 March 2015)
Nainital - Pangot Road (Nivalink Trip Dated - 19 March 2015)

Reasons to Visit
  • Pangot is small village 15 kilometers from Nainital renowned for Bird watching and walks.
  • Pangot is surrounded by forested area of Cheena Peak Range via Snow View Point and Kilbury
  • 150 bird species have been recorded at Pangot and surrounding areas.
  • Pangot area is home to an amazing variety of flora and fauna including the leopard, yellow-throated Himalayan martins, Himalayan palm civet, ghoral, barking deer, sambhar etc.
Know It
  • Pangot is preferred by those who like Walks and nature centric experience away from tourisy offerings of Nainital.
  • Bird watching Destinations in Kumaon region in Uttarakhand"Pangot is a hillside hamlet at 15 kms from Nainital. Pangot has become a bird watching destination with more than 200+ birds are commonly spotted in the area. The area is excellent for wooded walks, treks and an overall nature centric experience."
Access Information

Pangot has 5 Hotels approved and listed with Nivalink

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2 verified holiday itineraries are listed for Pangot

Short Break (4-6 nights)1
Holiday (7 or more)1

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List of Holidays for Pangot

Short Break

  • Pangot Corbett Break (5 Nights)


  • Kumaon Bird watching itinerary (7 Nights)

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Pangot has 3 Transport services that can be booked online. Click here for reviewing and booking them.

Point to Point Transport

ServicesRates Starting From
Transfers between Pangot and SaattalRs. 2945

Railway Station Pickup or Drop

ServicesRates Starting From
Car hire - Transfer between Dhikuli / Jhirna and Pangot / NainitalRs. 2348
Pickup/Drop between Kathgodam Railway Station and Hotel in PangotRs. 2357

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Destination Ideas

  • Bird Watching in Pangot
  • Walking in Pangot

Stay Ideas

  • Aranya Virasat Pangot Experience
  • Junglelore Birding Lodge Experience

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  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Pangot is renowned for its wooded walks and Bird watching. The area is cut off and offers off-beat stays. More than 150 birds that have been recorded in the area.
    Walking, Bird Watching

Destinations within reach from Pangot

  • Nainital ( 14 Km )

    Nainital is colonial era hill station (6500 ft asl) that is set around the lake Naini. Nainital more

  • Bhowali ( 24 Km )

    Bhowali is base town for trading of fruits grown around the area and mid-way on Bhimtal - Ramgarh, more

  • Jeolikote ( 30 Km )

    Jeolikote is a small hamlet lies enroute from Kathgodam to Nainital. Jeolikote is 18 kms ahead of more

  • Bhimtal ( 33 Km )

    Bhimtal is an idyllic and scenic lakeside destination and a complete contrast to the touristy and more

  • Saattal ( 34 Km )

    Sattal is a collection of seven interconnected freshwater lakes, located in the Kumaon Lake more

  • Ramgarh ( 48 Km )

    Ramgarh is known for Himalayan views (Oct-March) and its orchards and therefore a popular weekend more

  • Haldwani ( 48 Km )

    Haldwani lies at the foothills of Uttarakhand lake district in close proximity to Kathgodam and is more

  • Kathgodam ( 50 Km )

    Kathgodam is also access point to visit Lake districts of Bhimtal, Naukuchiatal and Sattal (All more

  • Almora ( 75 Km )

    Almora (6700 ft) is known for the spectacular himalayan views (Oct - March) that it offers and its more

  • Corbett ( 77 Km )

    Corbett experience is one of the best wildife expereinces in India alongwith Kanha, Nagarhole and more

  • Pantnagar ( 79 Km )

    Pantnagar is an Industrial town and the Airport here provides connectivity for destinations in more

  • Rudrapur ( 80 Km )

    Rudrapur is a major industrial town in Uttarakhand and base point to visit NanakMatta Sahib more

  • Kashipur ( 89 Km )

    Kashipur is at a point from where Corbett National Park and Lake Districts of Kumaon (Bhimtal, more

  • Binsar ( 108 Km )

    22 kms from Almora is Binsar Sanctuary (8000 ft asl) is known for walks and bird watching around more

  • Micholi ( 120 Km )

    Micholi (5800 ft asl) is a new hillside Hamlet between Corbett and Ranikhet and an getaway for more

  • Kausani ( 125 Km )

    Kausani (6,075 ft) is a small hamlet offering 300 km-wide views of the Himalayan snow-peaks in more

  • Bareily ( 145 Km )

    Bareily is a tier II city at 250 kms from Delhi. Bareily is frequented by business travellers and more

  • Noida ( 300 Km )

    Noida lies 20 kms east of Delhi and now an extended suburb of the Delhi NCR (National capital more

  • Agra ( 346 Km )

    Agra is home to Taj Mahal, a mughal era monument that is considered one of the Seven Wonders of more

  • Karnal ( 353 Km )

    Karnal lies on NH-01 (GT Road or Delhi - Ambala highway) at 125 kms from New Delhi. Karnal is a more

  • Kosi ( 368 Km )

    Kosi is a local getaway ex-Delhi / NCR, 105 kms from Delhi on the Delhi - Mathura route at about more

  • Nahan ( 388 Km )

    Nahan is a nature centric getaway and base town to visit Renuka Lake, a local pilgrim centre. more

  • Rohtak ( 389 Km )

    Rohtak Lies at 70 kms from New Delhi where getaway resorts are located which are popularly visited more

  • Lucknow ( 394 Km )

    Lucknow, the capital of Uttar Pradesh, is popularly called the city of Nawabs and Kababs. The city more

  • Rewari ( 397 Km )

    Rewari lies on the outskirts of Delhi / NCR area and is where getaway resorts are located where more

  • Mathura ( 408 Km )

    Mathura is the birthplace of Lord Krishna. Vridavan (16 kms) near Mathura is where Lord Krishna more

  • Kanpur ( 420 Km )

    Kanpur is the commercial capital of Uttar Pradesh. Kanpur today is home to textile leather, more

  • Hansi ( 440 Km )

    Hansi is a small town in Hissar dist of Haryana. Sheikhpura Kothi, a heritage home is the main more

  • Ambala ( 444 Km )

    Ambala is a cantonment town at 50 kms before Chandigarh and major railhead for accessing more

  • Paota ( 477 Km )

    Paota is located 179 kms from Delhi and 80 kms from Jaipur on Nh-08 and home to Shakunt Resort, a more

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Getting There

Locality NameDescriptionSuitable ForHotels (Nos)
Pangot Village15 kms from Nainital offering rural backdrop and excellent for Bird watching and walksGetaway5
Sigri VillageFew kms ahead of Pangot, offering rural backdrop and excellent for Bird watching and walksGetaway-
Nearest Airport in Pangot
  • Pantnagar Airport ( PGH ) , Pantnagar-79 Kms
Nearest Railway Stations in Pangot
  • Haldwani Railway Station ( HDW ), Haldwani-48 Kms
Recommended travel connections to Pangot from Major Cities.

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