About Almora district:

Almora is a district in Uttarakhand state, India. The total area of the district is 3,090 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 621927 living in houses, among them male population is 290414 and female population is 331513. Sex ratio of the district is 1139 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 80.47%.

Almora district vehicle registration code is UK 01. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Almora.

Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1 to 100 units = Rs.2.45 per unit
  • 101 to 200 units = Rs.3.1 per unit
  • 201 to 300 units = Rs.4.1 per unit
  • 301 to 400 units = Rs.4.1 per unit
  • 401 to 500 units = Rs.4.5 per unit
  • 501 and above units = Rs.4.5 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Basant Panchami, Ganga Dussehra, International Yoga Week in Rishikesh, Jauljibi and Thal Fairs, Makar Sankranti, Nanda Devi Fair, Uttarayani Fair are the major festivals celebrated in Almora district.

Almora Cuisine:

Phanu, Kafuli, Thechwani, Chainsoo, Jholi, Roat, Baadi, Madua Chapati, Kulathi, Aloo Tamatar Jhol, Pahari Rajma Daal, Gahat dal, Sisunak saag, Jhangore ki Kheer, Arsa, Til ke Laddus, Bal Mithai, Bhang ki Chutney, Sani Hui Mooli, Gahat Soup, Buranse, Malta, Urad Bhuda, Gulgula are few of the many varieties of Almora.

Top tourist places in Almora:

Places of interest in Almora:

are the major tourist attractions of the district.


Rice, Wheat, Barley, Corn, Mandua, Hangora, Apple, Leachy, Pulam, Naashpati, Maalta. are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Almora district:

Insurance Companies in Almora:

  • Max Life Insurance Co. Ltd.,Mall Road, Ground Floor, Lala bazaar , 52 Sidi Mall Road, Almora, Uttarakhand 263601

Lawyers (Advocates) in Almora:

Blood banks in Almora:

  • Govind Singh Mahra Government Hospital Blood Bank ,Ranikhet
  • District Hospital , Almora
  • Combined Hospital ,Ranikhet

Trading companies in Almora:

Hotels in Almora:

  • Hotel Shikhar,Near Shikhar Tiraha (Crossroad),The Mall Road, Almora, Uttarakhand 263601
  • Hotel Himsagar,The Mall Almora, Almora, Uttarakhand 263601
  • Hotel Shivalik Almora,L.R.Sah Road, Near Vishal Mega Mart, Almora, Uttarakhand 263601
  • Hotel Jeewan Palace, Near Sha Bhairav Mandir, Mall Road, India, Almora, 263601
  • Imperial Heights Resort, Kasar Devi, Almora-Bageshwar Rd, Almora, Uttarakhand 263601
  • Hotel Heritage Khazanchand Mansion,THE MALL, Almora, Uttarakhand 263601
  • Aparna Hotel,SH 37, Dharanaula, Almora, Uttarakhand 263601

Theatres in Almora district:


Tehsil in the district and their information is given below.

Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 1
2 Almora Urban Cooperative Bank Limited 5
3 Bank Of Baroda 6
4 Bank Of India 1
5 Canara Bank 7
6 Central Bank Of India 3
7 Corporation Bank 1
8 HDFC Bank 1
9 ICICI Bank Limited 1
10 IDBI Bank 3
11 Indian Bank 1
12 Indian Overseas Bank 1
13 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 1
14 Punjab National Bank 3
15 State Bank Of India 35
16 State Bank Of Patiala 1
17 The Kurmanchal Nagar Sahakari Bank Limited 2
18 The Nainital Bank Limited 4
19 UCO Bank 1
20 Union Bank Of India 4
21 YES Bank 22