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Good place to go to for trekking. Nice all round view of whole of Bhimtal and also Haldwani is visible from the top. It is situated on top of a hill and one has to go via trekking.
It is not for everyone
The temple is named after snake cobra and at the height of 600 ft at the Karkotaka hills. visited and worshiped by thousands of people over the year. Excellent trakking place and beautiful surroundings.
We visited Karkotak Temple (Temple of the Snake God and said to be the younger brother of Sheshnag). The temple is atop a hill (the highest in Bhimtal nearly 6000 Ft). It was a steady climb (doable for all as we had a 12 year...More
If you relish a mountain climb full of thrill and adventure and wish to do an off beat trek then Karkotak in Bhimtal is the best bet. Perched atop the highest mountain in Bhimtal is Karkotaka which has a ancient temple devoted to Naga devta....More