Jageshwar Travel Information

35 kms from Almora, Jageshwar is believed to be the adobe of twelve Jyotirling's. It is situated in a beautiful narrow valley surrounded by magnificent Deodar trees. The complex, consisting of 124 temples and hundreds of statues, is famous not merely for its exquisite craftsmanship but also for its Swayambhu Linga named Nagesh.

In Jageshwar, fairs are held during Shivaratri and in the month of 'Savan' (July, August). The place is frequented by both religious as well as nature lover tourists.

General Information

Area : 1sq. km
Altitude : 1870meters
Season : Round the year

Excursions from Jageshwar

Vridh Jageshwar :
For splendid Himalayas view and an old temple for the interested of the tourist.

Mritola Ashram :
A centre of spirtual and natural beauty, this Ashram lures many foreign disciples. It is a 10km trek from Jagesgwar to Shokiathal and Mritola Ashram. One can reach Mritola Ashram by road till Virdh Jageshwar then trek 2kms. The Patoria Farm is part of this complex.

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