About Pithoragarh district:

Pithoragarh is a district in Uttarakhand state, India. The total area of the district is 7,110 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 485993 living in houses, among them male population is 240427 and female population is 245566. Sex ratio of the district is 1020 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 82.25%.

Pithoragarh district vehicle registration code is UK 05. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Pithoragarh.

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 Pithoragarh district.

Pithoragarh 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 Pithoragarh.

Top tourist places in Pithoragarh:

Places of interest in Pithoragarh:

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 Pithoragarh district:

Insurance Companies in Pithoragarh:

  • United India Insurance Company Limited,Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand 262501
  • Life insurance agent in Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand, Vill Bankot, Po Bankot Teh, GangolihatDist Pithoragarh, Pithoragarh,, Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand, Uttarakhand 262532

Lawyers (Advocates) in Pithoragarh:

Blood banks in Pithoragarh:

  • Dist Hospital, Pithoragarh

Trading companies in Pithoragarh:

  • India Infoline (IIFL) ,TAKANA COLONYPITHORAGARH DIST. PITHORGARH UTTARANCHALDistrict:Pithoragarh,UKPostcode:262501
  • India Infoline (IIFL) Takana colony,Pithoragarh,District:Pithoragarh,UKPostcode:262501

Hotels in Pithoragarh:

  • Hotel Pandey Lodge, Munsyari- Madkot Road, View Point, Near Roadways Bus Station, Munsyari, Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand 262554
  • Milam Inn,Near K.M.V.N. Rest House, Munsiyari, Pithor?garh, Uttarakhand 262554
  • Ojaswi Resort,Bageshwar -Munsiyari Road, Tea Garden, Chaukori, Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand 262531
  • Vijay Mount View Resort,Thal Road, Pithoragarh, Munsyari, Uttarakhand 262554
  • Hotel Jyonar Palace,Nagar Palika, Simalgair Bazar, Chowk, Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand 262501, GIC Rd, Gandhi Nagar, Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand 262501
  • Johar Hilltop Resort,View Point, Main Market Road, Pithoragarh, Munsyari, Uttarakhand 263138
  • Hotel Gaurav Resort,Gaurav Resort Chaukori, TRC, Chaukori, Distt (Uttarakhand) Pithoragarh, Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand 262531
  • Hotel Mall Palace,Road ways tiraha tanakpur road, Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand

Theatres in Pithoragarh 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 3
3 Bank Of Baroda 2
4 Bank Of India 1
5 Canara Bank 2
6 Central Bank Of India 1
7 ICICI Bank Limited 1
8 IDBI Bank 19
9 Indian Overseas Bank 1
10 Punjab National Bank 4
11 State Bank Of India 1
12 Syndicate Bank 1
13 The Kurmanchal Nagar Sahakari Bank Limited 2
14 The Nainital Bank Limited 2
15 UCO Bank 1
16 Union Bank Of India 3
17 YES Bank 1