Explore The least Explored Pindar Valley | Rural Tourism on The Foothills Of Kumaon Himalayan Region Of Uttrakhand

The Name Of Pindar Valley Is Taken For The Pindar River Which Has Source At Pindari Glacier. The Valley Known As Danpur Ghati, Located In The lower Himalayan Region Of Uttrakhand India. It’s A
Lead a Great Range Of Some Of Himalayan Mountain Peaks And Glaciers (Maiktoli, Sunderdhunga, Devi Kund, Bhanoti, Baljuri, Tent Peak, Thar Kot, Mrigthuni, Nanda Kot, Nanda Khat, Pindari, Kafni Glaciers), These Destinations Must Be In The Bucket list Of Every Adventure Traveller. The Villages Around Pindar Valley Is Quit Remote In Facilities And Morden Things, But The Over There Are Kind Hearted And Very Gentle With Their Behavior.

Villages Around Pindar Valley :-

Khati :-

Khati Village

The Last Inhabited Village Inroute To Go Pindari, Kafni Glacier Trek. Herbs And Tourism Business Is The Mainstay Of This Village, Kharkiya Is The Last Vehicle Stop To Reach Khati Then 5 Km Trek. From Here You Can Plan For High Altitude Trekking To Pindari, Kafni, Sunderdhunga, Pakhwa Bugyal.

Wachham :-

In This Village, You Will See Some Rare And Primitive Stuffs And Methods For Survival In Remote Villages. Tourism And Herb Is The Mainstay Of This Village. Till Ridang After Kharkiya Road Available Then 2 Km Trek To Village. This Village Also Cover Some Places Like Jaikuni, Ulna, Dau Inroute To Khati.

Jaitoli :- The Last Inroute Sunderdhunga Valley, Ridang Is The Last Vehicle Stop For This Then 4 Trek Will Lead To Jaitoli Village. Cattle Farming, Herbs And Tourism Is The Main Business Of Living Over Here.

Sorag :-

Sorag Village

Uniya And Dhoor Village Is Also The Part Of Sorag Village, For Sorag Last Vehicle Stop At Uniya Then Less then 1 km Down Trek To Pindar River, Then About 3 Km Hike To Reach Sorag Village, Cattle Farming And Herb Supplies Is The Main Business Of Locals.

Badiyakot :-

This Village Divided In Two Gram Panchayat One As Kalo Badiyakot And Another As Badiyakot, This Village Leads A Way To Garhwal Region And Roopkund Trek Zone, Also From Here You Can Explore A Least Explored Place Called Sambhu Glacier. This Village Has A Government Degree As Well, Road Goes Till School And College Only, Herb And Himalayan Grain And Vegetables Supplies Is The Main Business Of People Living In This Village.

Kilpara :- Located Before Badiyakot Kot Village, To Reach Here Stop Your Vehicle At Aram Which Is Just After The Pindar River Crossing Bridge After Teekh Village. Herbs And Himalayan Food Supplies Is The Main Business Of People Live In This Village.

Daula :-

There Is Two Ways To Reach Daula Village One You Can Follow Via Majua Hills Karmi Trek Route Another A Unnamed Vehicle Stop Just Before Crossing Pindar River After Teekh Village. 2 Km Trek To Reach Village. Cattle Farming Himalayan Herbs Supplies Is The Main Business Of People Here  .

Teekh :-

After Uniya Village Which Is Part Of Sorag, You Will Reach Teekh, The Village Can Be Seen From Your Vehicle While Driving Towards Badiyakot Village.

Samdar Barakandi :- This Village Consider As A Last Village Of Kumaon Region Of Uttrakhand, After This Village The Land Leads To Go Garhwal Region, People For These Village Do Their Traditional Trading With People From Garhwal Region. TO reach This Village Last Vehicle Stop At Badiyakot College, Then 5-6 Km Trek To Village, Herbs And Cattle Farming Like Sheep Farming Is The Main Business Of People Living Here.

Baghar :-

This Village Is Also Considered As The Last Village Of Kumaon Region Of Uttrakhand, After This Village The Land Leads To Garhwal Region Villages, To Reach This Village Road Will Take Turn Just Before Saran And After Godiyadar, Road Goes Till School In The Village. Agriculture And Cattle Farming Is The Main Business Of This Village People.

Dhoktigaon :- To Reach This Village You Need To Follow The Route To Go Baghar Village, Then 2-4 Km Trek To Malla Doktigaon ,This Village Leads To A Jungle Way  Deonari, Which Is Very Thick And Dark As It Seems.

Karmi :-

The Area Of Karmi Village Will Begin From Saran And Cover Lora, Sapuli, Guthan, Garakharik, Khaidhar, Kotadhar, Thaldhar As Well. This Is The Largest Village Of Pindar Valley. Karmi Bhayat Is The Main Trading Center Of This Village. Cattle Farming, Agriculture, Herbs And Tourism Is The Main Business Of People Living Here. Also The Most Famous Bhagwati Mata Temple & Chiltha Mata Temple And Majua Hills Karmi Can Be The Measure Attractions.

Dobar :-

Extreme Pahadi Home In Dobar

To Reach This Village Last Vehicle Stop At Karmi Toli, Which Is The Part Of This Village, Topniya, Bojan, Dobar And Para Saran Is Also Considered In This Village. People Living Here Pursuing With Their Old Traditional Culture For Their Daily Lifestyle And Activities.

Gariyatoli :- This Village Is Situated Left Side Of The Baghar And Dana  Village, Under construction Motarable Road Available Till Village, Cattle Farming, Herbs, Agriculture Is The Main Business Of People Living Here.

Beyond The Villages And Terrace Fields, There Are Many Open Meadows/Bugyal. Fringed With Rhododendron And Oak Valleys, Neighbouring The Saryu Valley And Closer Still To The Himalayas. The Astounding Pindar Valley Who’s River Draws It’s Water From Pindari Glacier. There Is Such A Sence Of Space Here, With Mountains And Villages On A Grand Scale And A Great Walking In A Alpine Like Landscape.

Pindar Valley Highlights :-

* Stay In Different Villages Of Pindar Valley And Getting Involved With Locals.
* Campfire And Exclusive Local Cultural Folk Dance And Music On The Last Day Of The Tour.
* Relaxed Trek 3-4 Hrs Per Day ,It Can Extend Some Days About 5-6 Hrs.
* You Can Be The Live Witness Of The Ruining Culture In Remote Villages Of Himalayan Region.
* You Will Understand The Ecological Connection Between People And Nature.
* Understand The Terrace Farming Concept In Hill Areas And Also Learn About Polyhouse Farming.
* Beautiful Landscaped adorned With Different Small Flowers Of Rhododendron And Others In The Month Of May And June.
* Hike Between Villages And Experience The Astounding The Natural Beauty Of Your Surroundings.
* Spend A Night In A Tented Camp On The Ridge Of A High Meadows/Bugyal, With Breaththaking View Of Himalaya And Sunrise.
* Learn About Life In Remote Villages As You Will Have Opportunitie To Participate In Village Activities And Events.

Weather In Pindar Valley :-

Summer :- The Beautiful Landscaped Mountain Ranges Lushd With The Beautiful Flowers Of Rhododendron And Others. Temperatures Will Be Around 12-25 °.

Monsoon :- Clouds Will Come Down To You. The Cherish Green Mountains And Temperature Will Be 10 – 25 °. Astounding Views Of Waterfalls And Floating Rivers In Mountain Ranges.

Winter :- Snow Covered Surrounding And Mountain, Villages. Temperature Will Be  0 – -10 °.

How To Reach Pindar Valley :-

Karmi Is The Main Trading Village Of This Valley Rest Places Can Explored From Here Or Can Directly Reach To Other Villages Of Pindar Valley. Here We Are Providing Directions To Reach Karmi Village.

By Bus :- Bageshwar Bus Station Is The Last Bus Station To Reach, Busses Are Directly Coming From Delhi, Nainital, Dehradun Moradabad And Other Nearby Cities And Towns. After Here You Can Get Sharing Or Hired Taxi For Bharadi Or Karmi Village. The Journey Take About 2 Hrs.

By Train :- Kathgodam Is The Last Railway Station To Reach Pindar Valley. Here You Can Get Sharing Or Hired Taxi And Bus For Bageshwar/Bharadi Then You Can Get Taxi For Karmi Village. Journey Take About 8 Hours.By

Air :- Pant Nagar Airport (PGH) Is The Nearest Airport, Which Is A Domestic Airport Connected With India Main Cities Only. The Journey Take About 12 Hrs To Reach Karmi Village. Here You Can Get Taxi For Everywhere Around Kumaon Region Of Uttrakhand India. IGI (Indira Gandhi International Airport) Is The Another Nearby Airport Which Is In Around 16 Hrs Drive From Karmi Village Of Pindar Valley. 

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