Tanakpur is belongs to Champawat district of Uttarkhand at an altitude of 837 feet from the sea level in the Terai-Bhabhar region of Kumaon. This beautiful place is situated on the banks of River Sharada. This tiny wonder is the Indo-Nepal border. There is a temple called Purnagiri temple located nearby Tanakpur which attracts several devotees every month. Tankapur is one of the emerging business towns of Uttarkhan. It is blessed with rustic nature beauty and proffers finest views of snow-capped peaks. It is an ideal choice to spend quality leisure time to get relief from daily hectic life.
Places to visit
It is the famous temple, located 21 km from Tanakpur and it offers a beautiful 3 km trek to reach the temple. It is devoted to Lord Shiva. Navarathri is the famous festival celebrated here with much pomp and show.
Sharda Ghat and Panchamukhi Mahadev temple are other known places in Tanakpur.
How to reach Tanakpur
Pantnagar airport is around 98 km from Tanakpur is the nearest airport.
It has well connected rail network to reach all major Indian cities.
There are good numbers of buses available to reach Tanakpur via road.
In summer 21-30C and in winter 5-22C and best visited throughout the year.