:- It is 1706 meters above the sea level and just 11 Kms. away from
Nainital. This is a road junction serving all the nearby hill stations from
Nainital. Bhowali is famous for its scenic grandeur and as a hill fruit
mart, Bhowali is also known for its T.B. sanatorium established in 1912.
Bhowali also lies close to Ghorakhal, known for Golu Devta Temple and Sainik School Ghorakhal.
Geography of Bhowali
Bhowali is located 29.38°N 79.52°E. It has an average elevation of 1,654 metres (5,426 feet). Bhowali is a gateway to many places in the Kumaon division like Almora and Bageshwar for people coming from the Haldwani route. Many Lakes neighbor Bhowali like Bhimtal, Sat tal, Naukuchiatal, Nal Damyanti Tal, Sukha Tal, and Khurpa Tal. The place is an ideal hill station. This is a road junction serving all the nearby hill stations from Nainital.
Overview of Bhowali - About Bhowali
Bhowali is most known for its T.B. sanatorium, established here in 1912, where Kamala Nehru the wife of Jawaharlal Nehru had spent a few years.
Uttrakhand Judicial And Legal Academy (UJALA) is the latest addition to the infrastructure of this town. The foundation stone was laid on December 19, 2004 by Hon’ble Mr. Justice R.C. Lahoti, the then Chief Justice of India in the presence of Hon’ble Sri N.D. Tiwari, the then Chief Minister of Uttarakhand and Hon’ble Mr. Justice V.S. Sirpurkar, the then Chief Justice of Uttarakhand High Court and now the Judge of Supreme Court of India. Administrative-cum-training block of the academy was constructed. Mess and hostel of the academy is also constructed.
Also close is the popular shrine, Golu Devta temple at Ghorakhal, which stand on a hill above an Army school, the Sainik School Ghorakhal, established in 1966 in the Ghorakhal Estate of the Nawab of Rampur.
Bhowali T.B. Sanatorium Phone Number :- 05942 - 220395
Bhowali still stands with its vintage flavor as one of the serene small hill stations of Uttarakhand.
How to Reach Bhowali :-
Bhowali is located at a distance of 11 kms from Nainital near Bhimtal on the Haldwani Almora Road.
Nearest Airport :- Pant Nagar Airport which is 71 km from Nainital
Nearest Railhead :- Kathgodam Railway station is 36 km away from Nainital.
How To Reach Bhowali
Distance between Bhowali - Bhowali Distance
Bhowali at a distance of 11 Km from Nainital.
Bhowali at a distance of 52 Kms from Almora.
Bhowali is approx. 40 km from Mukteshwar
Bhowali is approx. 308 km from Delhi via Kathgodam Bhimtal
Nainital Tourism offers online booking for various Hotels & Resorts in Bhowali.
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