Almora is known as the cultural capital of Kumaon and picking up a Homestay will give you a chance to meet local people and also to live with them.
This town is situated at an altitude of 1,650 m and from a distance its shape resembles a horse shoe. Almora is an ancient city. It was the seat of power of the Chand Dynasty who ruled the land of Kumaon for almost a millennium.
The town has maintained its old customs and traditions that are visible in the way houses and roads have been built.
The old forts, the historical monuments and the royal courts still exist in decent shape. The Kaushiki (Koshi) and Shalmali (Suyal) Rivers encircle the town, overlooked by the snows of the Himalayas.Know more about Almora