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Kumaon is a beautiful travel destination of Uttarakhand State. Kumaon, a land resplendent in awesome natural splendour. It is believed that the word "Kumaon" is derived from "Kurmanchal", which means the land of Kurmavatar (the tortoise incarnation of Lord Vishnu, Preserver of the Hindu Trinity). Extending from the northern end of the Ganga plains right upto Tibet, Kumaon's endless panorama of scenic wonders is nothing short of a romance with soul-lifting nature itself. More::.
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RIVER RAFTING IN KUMAON::.
Kumaon is the destination for river rafting. Kumaon rivers are offering to enjoy the rafting for both the amateur as well as the rafting professional.
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CORBETT NATIONAL PARK ::.
The Jim-Corbett-National-Park is a haven for the adventure seekers and wildlife adventure lovers alike.
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Purnagiri Temple - Kumaon [Uttarakhand] ::.

Purnagiri is located on the top of a hill and is 20 kms from Tanakpur. Purnagiri It is located on the right bank of the river kali. Also known as Punyagiri (meaning the mountain of good deeds), the Purnagiri temple is visited by thousands of devotees throughout the year.

Sharda River

Different types of public transport are available from Tanakpur to Thulligad. From Thulligad the road for reaching upto Tunyas is under construction. People go on foot from Thulligad to Purnagiri temple.

            Purnagiri Parvat

From Thulligad people walk on foot to reach the Hanuman Chatti. The south - western part of 'Punya Parvat' (Purnagiri) can be seen from this place. Various temporary shops and huts are present on the road from Hanuman Chatti till Tunyas. On the way there are various dharamshalas and hotels etc where people can have rest for few hours, get fresh and can have snacks or meals.

From Tunyas, the Maa Purnagiri temple is about 3 Kms. Form here after walking some distance the 'Baans Ki Chadai' starts which is now made convenient by the stairs and iron railing

 
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