Uttaranchal Fair & Festival

Dwarahat Mela:

Situated in the wide valley of Ram Ganga (West), Dwarahat is 38 km from Ranikhet having a cluster of old temples. A hung fair is organized every year on Baisakhi Day.

Gananath Mela:

Situated at an elevation of 2,116 mts. above sea level, Gananath is 47 km from Almora and is known for its natural landscape. A fair is held here every year on Kartik Purnima (October / November), when thousands of pilgrims come to worship Lord Shiva and Ganesh. Childless couples also come here in large numbers to evoke blessings for the gift of a child.

Kasar Devi Mela:

The picturesque old part of the town is the venue for a fair held twice a year during the summer and winter months. Swami Vivekananda came to Almora and gained enlightenment in a small cave at Kasar Devi.

More Fair & Festival:

Almora, Dehradun, Haridwar, Narendra Nagar, Ranikhet, Tehri Garhwal, Badrinath, Gangolihat, Jageshwar, Pithoragarh, Rishikesh.