Durga Devi Temple / Durga Mandir


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Distance (From Lansdowne): 28 Kms

Trip Duration (Excluding Travel): 1 Hour

Place Location: Between Lansdowne - Kotdwar

Transportation Options: Bus / Cab

Travel Tips: This place can be visited while travelling between Lansdowne & Kotdwar

At a distance of 28 km from Lansdowne and 12 km from Kotdwar, Durga Devi Temple is an ancient temple situated on the bank of River Khoh at Dugadda in Pauri Garhwal district of Himachal Pradesh.

This temple is located inside a cave and is dedicated to Goddesses Durga and is considered to be one of the oldest Siddh Piths. The temple is situated on the slope of a hill near the road to Pauri. Visitors from far away come here to this small temple to take blessings of Goddess Durga. Devotees believe that here Goddess Durga makes all their wishes fulfilled. People also tie red cloth as per their belief. A small cave having a Shivling is located near the main temple.

A small seasonal stream flowing below the temple is a special attraction of serene place. Several small waterfalls make this place a spectacular sight.

Timings: 6 AM to 8 PM