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Gateway of Kumaon

This is the last Railway station of Kumaon entry, from here the main mountain starts,from here you... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
Nainital, India
Gateway to Kumaon

Kathgodam literally meaning "Timber Depot" is a small city located on the last railway station of... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
Ghaziabad, India
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“kumaon hills”(6 reviews)
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Reviewed 10 August 2018

This is the last Railway station of Kumaon entry, from here the main mountain starts,from here you need car to travel the platform is small neat & clean station with water drinking taps,Restaurant,refreshment counter for Tea and Coffee stalls,and good AC and Non-AC waiting rooms...More

5  Thank DIPEN N
Reviewed 7 August 2018

You may admire the nature in out skirts, otherwise there is nothing other than the railway station.During monsoon, you can find water falls

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Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

One of d very calm and quite place with all the modern stores and amneties. One should definitely go. Highly recommended

1  Thank ayush4frnz
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Kathgodam literally meaning "Timber Depot" is a small city located on the last railway station of North Eastern Railway zone. Developed around 1900's when the railway station was developed, it is the gateway to the Kumaon Himalayas. From here all the popular tourist cities like...More

2  Thank shuvozworld
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

This railway station is very ckean and hygiene. Informations are scattered in a good way. Waiting room is fully AC with attached toilets. It is small station but major point for Nainital, Almora, Kausani, Munsiyari and other hill stations. Many taxis are easily available to...More

Thank Gaurav G
Reviewed 6 June 2018

This place is mostly known for having a railway station from where you can reach Nainital. This is the last rail point and beyond here you have to travel by taxi/cabs/bus to reach Nainital. There is nothing great here to mention other than the railway...More

1  Thank GP020
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

So I can't explain my happiness whenever I enter kathgodam......the gaula rever, it's very holy place, good destination for food and photography and yes people nearby r very helpful

3  Thank Robin T
Reviewed 4 April 2018

We visited this small but busy town on our trip to Nainital & around. Being the last station on the railway route this is a busy railway station for the people coming to kumaon range. We got down at the station in morning around 5:30...More

1  Thank Peeyush G
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Kathgodam is at the foot hills of Kumaon Hills . It is connected by atleast three trains to New Delhi and the travel time is approximatly Five and a half hours. There is also flights to PantNagar which us about 30 KM from Kathgodam.Though the...More

1  Thank Prasanna N
Reviewed 2 December 2017

as name indicate it was a warehouse of timber in English time it is gateway of kumaon hills river gola is besides

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Response from YatriForever | Reviewed this property |
Best is to park the car in the Flats ( the huge open parking ground ) in Mallital, Nainital. This is the parking space right behind the Maa Naina Devi Temple. The Flats parking is protected, monitored with fixed tariff... More
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tay at kmvn rest house for budget stay..hotels ranging 1600 to 3000 in and around kathgodam can be checked in