Gwaldam- a tourist destination in Uttarakhand


Gwaldam is a very well known visiting destination situated at a distance of about 3 kms. The route to Gwaldam is one of the best route to any destination of the Uttarakhand. During one's visit to Gwaldam one can have panoramic views of the Trishul peaks.
Gwaldam is known for its salubrious
climate. It is a like a small heaven on the earth. There are various orchards in this destination with majority of apple orchards. Gwaldam is surrounded by thick forests.

How to reach Gwaldam

Gwaldam is easily accessible from all the major parts of Uttarakhand. It can be accessed through air, road and rail.
By Air
The nearest airport to Gwaldam is Jolly Grant which is situated at a distance of about 255 km from Gwaldam. From the airport one can hire private taxis or buses to reach to Gwaldam.
By Rail
Nearest Railway platform to Gwaldam is situated at Kotdwar which is situated at a distance of about 256
km from main destination. There is one more railway station situated at Rishikesh at a distance of about 238 kms.
By Road
Gwaldam is very well connected through
roads to all the major towns of the state and India by regular bus
service from all the parts of Uttarakhand specially from Karanprayag.

General Information about Gwaldam

Gwaldam is situated at an altitude of about 1829 metres above the sea level, best time to visit Gwaldam is round the whole year. Garhwali, Hindi and English is easily understand by the locals, there are a number of Tourist rest House and private
Hotels are to stay in Gwaldam.


Guest Author: Pawan12 Apr 2011

Thanks for this information on Gwaldam

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