About Kotdwara

Kotdwara is located in Pauri Garhwal district of Uttarakhand. The city is famous for its holy Sidhbali temple which is dedicated to Lord Hanuman and is visited by thousands of tourists every year.
 
About Kotdwara

Geography of Kotdwara

Kotdwara is located at geographical coordinates of 29°45'0'N and 78°31'48'E with an average elevation of 454 meters or 1,490 feet above sea level. It is located around 95 kms from Pauri Garhwal and 121 kmms from the state capital of Dehradun. The city is spread over a total area of 80 square km. It is one of the main entrance points to the state and located on the south-western part. The region has a temperate climate that varies from being hot in summers to very cold in winter season. The city experiences heavy rainfall in the monsoon season.

History and Culture of Kotdwara

The old name of the city was Khohdwar, meaning gateway of the river Khoh as it is located on the bank of River Khoh. It has one of the oldest railway stations of the country that was used earlier for timber transportation from Himalayan region. Hindi and Garhwali are the local languages spoken here. As per the census of 2011, city has a population of 33,035 and a literacy rate of 86.3% which is a little higher than the state average.

Tourism in Kotdwara

There are many famous tourist attractions in and around Kotdwara that are worth visiting. You can visit Sidhbali temple which is a located on the banks of River Khoh. The temple dedicated to Lord Hanumana is visited by thousands of devotees all through the day.  Koteshwar Mahadev is another important temple near Kotdwara. Kanvashram, Jim Corbett National Park, Medanpuri Devi, Tarkeshwar Temple and Lansdowne are other important tourist destinations around that are worth visiting when in Kotdwara. The city is alsohome to hotels amd restauranmys that serve the visiting guest.

Hotels in Kotdwara

Trilok Hotel
Address: Near ICICI Bank, Devi Road, Sitabhpur, Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149
Phone: 01382 226 060

Hotel Bharat Bhoomi
Address: Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149
Phone: 01382 224 554

Hotel Ambey
Address: Near Najibabad Chowk, Devi Road, Kotdwara Pauri Garhwal, Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149
Phone: 01382 222 040

Rajhans Residency
Address: B E L Rd, Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149
Phone: 097596 04777

Ambience Garden Resort
Address: Kotdwar Pauri Rd, Pauri Garhwal, Shivpur, Uttarakhand 246149
Phone: 099271 36200

Hotel Surya Plaza
Address: Meerut - Pauri National Hwy, Mohabewala Industrial Area, Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149
Phone: 01382 229 832

Hotel Green House
Address: Hotel Greenhouse, Lower Kalabar, Opposite Govt. Hospital, Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149
Phone: 097208 97404

Hotel Devvani
Address: Motor Nagar, Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149

Hotel Walnut
Address: Kay Pride Mall, Devi Road, Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149
Phone: 098371 38366

SB Mount Resort
Address: Near Fatehpur village, Kotdwar - Lansdowne Rd, Jogi Bhilangi, Uttarakhand 246127
Phone: 092256 12947

Restaurants in Kotdwara

Relish Restaurant
Address: Garhwal, NH-119, Kotdwar Lansdowne Road, Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149
Phone: 090127 57379

Mithas Restaurant
Address: Devi Rd, Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149

My Choice Family Restaurant & Caterers
Address: Ist Floor of Sidhbali Baba Sweets, Najibabad Chourha, Bus Stand Road, Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149
Phone: 099277 55488

Roots Restaurant
Address: Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149
Phone: 098378 08791

Mix Family Resto Nd Bar
Address: Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149
Phone: 072411 14589

The Eats Restaurants
Address: Garhwal, NH-119, Kotdwar Road, Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149
Phone: 01382 222 412

Papaji Restaurant Pure Veg
Address: Jhanda Chowk, NH534, Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149
Phone: 099270 19113

Negi's Restaurant
Address: Kotdwar - Lansdowne Rd, Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149

Ambience Garden Resort
Address: Kotdwar Pauri Rd, Pauri Garhwal, Shivpur, Uttarakhand 246149
Phone: 099271 36200

Tourist Sweet Shop
Address: Railway Station Rd, Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149
Phone: 090128 11122

Healthcare in Kotdwara

Kotdwara has a constant influx of visitors from various parts of the country who come to explore the scenic splendor and various attractive locations of this beautiful city. With the increase in population, the demand for healthcare facilities is also increasing. There are a number of hospitals and medical shops in Kotdwara to deal with medical emergencies. The government takes adequate steps to ensure the basic healthcare services are available to the locals as well as the tourists.

Govt Hospital
Address: NH 119, Mohabewala Industrial Area, Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149

Sitapur Eye Hospital
Address: Kotdwar - Pauri Rd, Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149
Phone: 01382 222 238

Military Hospital
Address: Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149

Shyam Maternity Centre
Address: Gokhle marg, Johnpur, Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149
Phone: 01382 226 180

Kotdwar Child Care and Maternity Centre
Address: Degree College Road, Kotdwar - Pauri Rd, Manpur, Uttarakhand 246149
Phone: 01368 223 450

Mansa Maternity And Surgical Centre
Address: Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149
Phone: 099272 38626

Bisht Ortho Hospital
Address: Mohabewala Industrial Area, Anand Niket, Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149

Devbhoomi Netralaya
Address: Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149
Phone: 073009 65505

Chemists in Kotdwara

Kukreti Medical Store
Address: Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149
Phone: 094129 87720

Manas Medical
Address: Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149

Ujjawal Medical Store
Address: Najibabad Kotdwar Rd, Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149
Phone: 090581 35145

Gaur Medical Store
Address: Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149
Phone: 099277 52957

Moulik Medicos
Address: Meerut - Pauri National Hwy, Jhanda Chowk, Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149

Dhyani Medical Store
Address: Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149
Phone: 099176 41018

Mamta Medical Store
Address: Meerut - Pauri National Hwy, Kotdwara, Uttarakhand 246149

Transport in Kotdwara

The city is well connected with road and rail network. It is a major destination in Uttarakhand state and one can find frequent buses from nearby cities including Delhi. National Highway 119 connects it to all major cities. Kotdwara railway station is one of the oldest railway stations in the region and was established in 1890 by the Britishers. Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun is the nearest one from here located at a distance of 110 kms.


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