Pangot is a small hamlet Famous for its jungles and birds. Pangot is a small village located in Nainital district of Uttarakhand state. It is situated at a distance of 15 km from Nainital. It is a popular destination among the tourist. The main attraction of Pangot are birds like lammergeier, Himalayan griffon, Blue -winged minal, woodpecker etc. You can found in Pangot about 250 species of Birds. The entire drive to reach Pangot is through the forest area of Cheena Peak. The surrounding of the area of thick Oak, Pine and Rhododendron forest. It can be also spot of Mammals such as Sambhar, Himalayan Goral, Barking Deer, Leopard, Civets, Leopard cat, Serow, Wild Boar, Red Fox etc. The famous Jim corbett National par is situated at a distance of 80 km From Pangot.
The charming hill station is visited in a huge number by Tourists throughout the year. The pleasant and spell bounding weather in summers and snow clad mountain peaks in winter attraction from all over the world. It is an ideal destination for Honeymooners too. This is a popular destination among the tourists and visit throughtout the year. It is a ideal destination for Honeymooners. You can enjoy the adventure activities like Trekking and mountain biking in pangot.
Jungle Colours such as beige, brown, Khaki and Oliver green which are least disturbing to the environment and therefore most comfortable safari clothes and shoes made for easy walking are recommended. Pangot is one of the place of Uttarakhand that can be visited all around the year and the best time to travel to Pangot is March to July. Pangot is an ideal place for weekend Getway. One can spend the quality time here with family and friends.
Summer Season: April is the starting month of Summer season in pangot to till the month of june. The Maximum temprature is 25 degree and minimum is 8 degree. During the summer season days are quite hot but nights are pleasent.
Winter Season: Winters comes in pangot from October to till March. Winter is the great time to visit, birs watching and mountain views. During the winter season the temprature is fall down upto zero degree and does not rise upto 8 degree. Winters are pleasent here and snowfall makes it more beautiful.
Monsoon Season: July is the beginning of Monsoon in pangot to till September. During the monsoon season days and nights are cool with pleasent temprature. Monsoon is the best season for resident of Birds.
Naina Devi Bird Reserve: Naina Devi Himalayan Bird Conservation Reserve is a bird watching paradise. The place was declared a bird reserch in March 2007 and open for the tourists in May 2015. You can sea here a wide range of birds species and rich in flora and Fauna. Among the species are Cheer Pheasant, The red Headed Vulture, Great Spotted Eagle, The eastern imperial Eagle, Grey -Crowned Prinia, the black -crested tit, Green -Crowned warber etc. The forest of this reserve are rich in flora and fauna. One can see here the five species of of Oak trees and a healthy Presence of rhododendron. Purpose of this Reserve is to provide peace to Humans and Wildlife.
Sat Tal: This lake has contain seven corners and situated at a distance of 24 km from Pangot at an elevation of 1370 mts above the sea level. The lake is surrounding by thick dense forest of Oak and pine trees. Sattal is one of the lake that contain unspoiled and unpoluated fresh water. The lake is Surrounding with amidist dense Forest of Oak and Pine Trees and also a paradise for migratory birds. The lake is combination of seven Lakes namde are Purna tal, Ram Tal, Sita Tal, Laxman Tal, Nal Damyanti Tal, Sukh Tal and Garud Tal.
Bhim Tal: Bhimtal is situated at a distance of 23 km from pangot with an altitude of 1375 mts above the sea level. Bhimtal is an ancient place get its name the legendary Bhima of Mahabharata. Bhimtal is older place to Nainital. Bhimtal Lake is the major attraction of the bhimtal town. This is the place where Pandavs visited during the exile period. Bhimtal is well connected to Kathgoda and all kumaon regions and Nepal.
Ranikhet: Ranikhet is also known as Kumaon Regiment and Naga Regiment of Indian Army. Ranikhet offered a glorious view of the snow capped peaks of Himalayan range. Ranikhet is known as the "Queens of Meadow" or "Queen hills". It is situated at a distance of 59 km from Pangot at an elevation of 1869 mts above the sea level. Offered amazing view of the snow capped peaks of Himalayan, Greenery, Nature beauty, and rich in floar and fauna.
Kausani: Kausani is one of the most popular hill station and situated at an elevation of 1890 mts above the sea level situated at a distance of 105 km from pangot. This is a charming hill station and Famous Hindi poet Sumitra Nandan Pant was born in Kusani. Mahatma Gandhi visit Kusani and called this 'Switzerland of India'. The charming hill station surrounding with Snow capped peeks, extraordinary Natural Beauty.
Mukteshwar: Mukteshwar is situated at a distance of 42 km from Pangot at an elevation of 2285 mts above the sea level. The place is got its name from 350 year old temple Mukteshwar Dham. Mukteshwar Dham is dedicated to Lord Shiva. The Mukteshwar Dhan is Situated at the top of the hills and offered glorious view of the surrounding valley with snow capped peaks of Himalayan range. Mukteshwar was developed by the Britishers as reserch and education Institute in 1893.
Nainital: Nainital is situated at a distance of 15 km from Pangot at an elevation of 1938 mts above the sea level. Naintal is famous for the Naini Lake surrounding with amidst mountains with thick alpine forest. You can enjoy the boating in this lake of famous boat made of wood and decorated with different colours called shikara. Nainital is the most visitied hill stataion full with charm and nature beauty. It is contain five lakes namde are Sattal, Bhimtal, Naukuhaital, Naini lake, kurpatal. Nainital has rich in flora and fauna and weather condation is pleasent here.
Almora: Almora is a beautiful hill station present the picturesque location and located in the Kumaon region of Uttarakhsnd. The charming hill station is famous for Mgnificient beauty, rich culture, panoramic views of snow capped peak of himalayan, wildlife, Unique handicraft and delicious foods. Almora is known as 'Switzerland of Uttaralhand'. Situated at a distance of 64 km from Pangot at an altitude of 5400 ft above the sea level. Almora is famous for its beauyt and also famous by Swami Vivekanand who meditated here.
Jim Corbett National Park: Jim Corbett National park is the oldest national park of India, situated in the Nainital District of Uttarakhand state. The National park established in 1936 by great hunter Jim Corbett who was the founder of National park and spend half of his life for Developed the Jim Natioanl Park. Situated at a distance of 77 km from Pangot. One can see in the park about 488 different types species of plants, 600 species of birds and wild varity of the wildlife including Elephant, tiger, flying fox, chital, Sambar, Deer, Nilgai, Gharial, King Cobra, Muntjac, wild Boar, Hedgehog, common musk deer, flying fox, Indian Pangolin etc. The park spread an area of 521 sqkm.
Haldwani: Haldwani is situated at an elevation of 425 mts above the sea level, Nainital district of Kumaon region. The town is popularly known as "Gateway of Kumaon" sharing with township with Kathgodam. Haldwani is also a business hub of Kumaon and well connected with major destination of India.
By Air: Pantnagar is the nearest Airport to Pangot located at a distance of 58 km from pangot. The distanace between Pantnagar to Pangot is covered by 1 hour. The Airport is well connected to Delhi with Daily flights. Taxis from the Airport are easily available to Pangot.
By Train: Kathgodam is the nearest Railway station to Pangot. It is situated at a distance of 20 km from Pangot. Kathgodam is well connected to major Railway Networks with major destination of india. Taxis are easily available from Kathgodam to pangot. you can covered the distance half an hour in between Kathgodam to Pangot.
By Road: Buses are easily available from ISBT Anand Vihar to Kathgodam. Pangot is well connected by motorable road with major destination of north india. Buese are easily available Kathgodam to Pangot. pangot is situated at a distance of 17 km from Nainital.
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