Pipalkoti is a small and scenic town situated at an elevation of 1,260mts above sea level. It is located 17kms after Chamoli on NH58.
Pipalkoti acts a relaxation point for people traveling to Badrinath, Auli, Hemkund Sahib and Valley of Flowers. Nestled amidst lush green mountains and terraced fields, Pipalkoti provides delightful views of the snow clad mountains and green hills all around.
Chopta is popularly known as Mini Switzerland or the Switzerland of Uttaranchal. The number of tourists visiting Chopta has increased in recent years and the region has become popular vacation spot for adventure lovers and explorers. Tungnath is the highest temple of Lord Shiva situated only 3.5kms away from Chopta which should be covered on foot or by pony. Chopta is situated 69kms from Pipalkoti. The region showers tourists with natural beauteousness during winters.
Auli is the most popular skiing and paragliding spot of Uttarakhand situated at an elevation of 3050mts above sea level. Auli affords astounding and celestial views of the enchanting snow laden Himalayan range. Asia highest and longest cable car is situated in Auli connecting it with Joshimath. Auli will be hosting SAF winter games in 2010. Auli is also connected with motorable roads, situated 48kms from Pipalkoti.
Joshimath is one of the four math created by Adi Shankaracharya. Joshimath is the home of Shri Badrinath during winters. Joshimath is connected with Auli by highest cable car of Asia. Joshimath is situated at an elevation of 1,890mts above sea level. Do visit Kalpavriksha and Narsingh temple while a visit to Joshimath. It is situated 36kms from Pipalkoti.
Jolly Grant Airport is the nearest Airport to Pipalkoti situated at a distance of 239kms. Jolly Grant Airport is well connected to Delhi with daily flights and Pipalkoti is well connected by motorable roads with Jolly Grant Airport. Taxis are available from Jolly Grant Airport to Pipalkoti.
Rishikesh is the nearest railway station for Pipalkot, situated 219kms before Pipalkoti on NH58. Rishikesh is well connected by railway networks with major destinations of India. Trains to Rishikesh are frequent. Pipalkoti is well connected by motorable roads with Rishikesh. Taxis and buses are available from Rishikesh, Srinagar, Rudraprayag and many other destinations to Pipalkoti.
Pipalkoti is well connected by motorable roads with major destinations of Uttarakhand state. Buses and Taxis to Pipalkoti are easily available from major destinations of Uttarakhand state. It is Situated on NH58 which makes makes, Pipalkoti easy to access