Chaukori is another nice remote village-town of Uttarakhand/Uttaranchal. Chaukori is located at Pithoragarh District of Uttarakhand. This tiny town is a halt towards Munsiyari, which is foothill of Panchachully peaks. Himalayan range also can be seen very nicely from here. Chaukori, the tiny mountain village is having its own beauty, one can enjoy by walking around. Enjoying chilly weather, close view of Himalayan peaks along with calm and natural beauty are the main attraction points of Chaukori.
How to reach:
From Delhi Bus service available to Nainital. To go by Train need to catch Delhi to Kathgodam route’s Train, this is the nearest Railway station to reach Nainital. Distance of Kathgodam to Nainital is around 24KMs, take around 1.5hr by cab. Bus service also there, but frequency need to check. Form Nainital to Kausani it takes around 4 hrs by reserved cab, 115kms approx.Form Ranikhet to Kausani it takes around 2.5 hrs by reserved cab, 59kms approx. Then Kausani to Chaukori 85 kms takes around 3 hrs. Almora to Chaukori 110 kms takes around 4 hrs.
Near by Places to Stay/Visit:
Nainital, Ranikhet, Almora, Binser, Patal Bhubneswar, Munsiyari, Corbett
Things to Enjoy:
Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary, Bineshwar Temple, Golu Devata Temple, Zero Point, enjoy view Kedarnath, Shivling, Trishul and Nanda Devi of Himalayan range
Trekking, Nature walking, explore the village by walking, enjoy Sunset and Sunrise
Limited range of accommodations available as remote bit place.
Limited facilities available.
Food and Beverage:
Limited category of food and drink available.
6595 feet around.
India -> Uttarakhand/Uttaranchal -> Nainital/Almora -> Chaukori
Summer 8ºC to 20ºC, winter -2ºC to 14ºC.
Best time to go:
September end to march, October, March, May and June are pick season. In January chances of snow remains high.