Abbott Mount Hill Station Uttarakhand | Kumaon Trip Uttarakhand
Abbott Mount is one of the offbeat locations in Uttarakhand located in the foothills of the highest mountains of Himalayan ranges. It is located at the elevation of 2111 meters above from sea level in the Kumaon region of Uttarakhand state. You can witness here the snowcapped mountains surrounding this tiny hamlet.
The peaks of Himalayan ranges of here can be seen from Himachal Peaks as well as Jammu Kashmir Peaks. It is one of the best places to visit in Kumaon Uttarakhand.
Abbott Mount was named after Mr. John Harold Abbott, a British Property deals bought these places and Rajkot Tea Estate of 1000 acres area. He bought this place to settle the Europeans. After that he left the place was completely known as Abbott Mount.
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The snowcapped Himalayan Mountains can be easily seen from here through the October month to June month. It is a great place for Trekking, Bird Watching, and Travel Photography. You can plan a trip to Kumaon and include this place to explore some of the Himalayas ‘ best places.
Abbott Mount is a place of thirteen cottages located in the 5 acres of woods and an ancient church. It is an ideal place for those who wanted to stay in a quiet and peaceful place away from cities crowd and learn about nature in a better way.
Language Spoken in Abbott Mount: – Hindi and Kumauni.
Weather in Abbott Mount:-
The weather of this place is great throughout the year but cold during all the time, so you don’t need to be in Warm and hot places during the summer season, just start a trip to Abbott Mount and enjoy your holidays in this amazing place.
January to February month is very cold and we can say freezing cold here so plan a trip accordingly.
March to April month is cold but not very cold, you can enjoy your holidays with your family and friends here during these months.
May to June is great and pleasant weather here in Abbott Mount and you will enjoy your holidays here.
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July to August is monsoon season and it heavy rainfall areas, so you can plan accordingly or avoid become of land sliding some time.
Sept to Oct is starting cold days here and you can still plan a great trip to this place.
Nov and December months are cold and freezing cold and snowfall start here during these months, so you can enjoy snowfall and warm sunlight during day time.
Best time to Visit:-
You can visit the Abbott Mount throughout the year but still, the best time to visit here is start from April to June and Sept and October month, because of pleasant weather and you can do trekking and other activities here. If you want to see snowfall then you should visit from December to February and you will find snow everywhere here.
Why Visit Abbott Mount?
There are many points we can share that you should visit this place and enjoy a great journey.
- This place connects you to yourself, yes you will find inner peace here.
- Visit the Demon Fort of “Banasaur”.
- Travel Photography of Snowcapped Himalayan Mountains.
- Panchulli Peaks.
- Trekking to great mountains.
- Quiet and great place to spend some of the best days of your life.
- Explore the various rare species of Birds and Butterflies.
- Fishing in Himalayan Mountains.
- It is surrounded by dense Pine trees.
- Experience the great adventure of Indian Himalayas.
- Great place for Yoga and Meditation.
- Natures walk.
How to Reach:-
By Air:- The Nearest Airport from here is Pantnagar Airport, which is located at a distance of 180 Km and connected with the capital city New Delhi and Chandigarh.
By Train: – The Nearest railhead is Tanakpur and Kathgodam Railway Stations, which are located at a distance of 80 Km and 163 Km respectively. Both the railway stations connected with major cities in India. So it is an easy way to reach here.
By Roads: – It is well connected with road transports with many towns and cities of Uttarakhand and nearby states. You can take a cab to reach here or there are some buses available from Delhi to Lohaghat and then you can take a shared taxi from there to reach Abbott Mount.
Where to stay in Abbott Mount:-
There are some good Himalayan cottages and resorts available in Abbott Mount as well KMVN tourist rest house is located nearby. You can book Cottages in here and stay there for a while to explore nature and make you comfortable and excited. As well as some hotels and homestay available in Abbott Mount and if you want to stay here like home, just book a homestay and enjoy the trip with Locals.
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Nearby and Big Cities Locations from Abbott Mount:-
New Delhi: – 423 Km.
Haridwar: – 387 Km
Dehradun: – 439 Km
Lohaghat: – 4 Km.
Nainital: – 143 Km
Champawat: – 30 Km.
Also, the nearby places to see in Abbott Mounts are Champawat, Vanasur Fort, Vivekanand Ashram, Chand Kot (Kot referred to a Fort in Kumauni Language), Patal Bhuvneshar Temple, Ritha Sahib and more amazing places you can visit during your trip to Abbott Mount Uttarakhand.
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