Pithoragarh Fair & Festival

Punyagiri Mela:

Punyagiri Shakit Peeth (20 km from Tanakpur) situated on the top of a mountain on the right bank of the river Kali is the site for many fairs .The temple is very crowded during the Navratris of Ashwin and Chaitra months .The Punyagiri fair, starting from Vishuwat Sankranti is the longest fair of Kumaon, lasting for about 40 days.