Almora is a wonderful place to comfortably enjoy the spectacular snowy landscape of the central Himalayas. Most days in Almora are impeccable. Almost every day the tourist can see almost all the peaks. Almora allows you to enjoy the mighty Himalayas along with crest after ridge of hills. Terraced fields, stone slabs like village houses quarters so far give the brave battle against usurpations of urban sprawl and unplanned development. The Nanda Devi temple in the heart of the city of Almora is very famous. Almora has a museum that is an information store on the cultural heritage of Kumaon. There is a deer park on the outskirts of Almora.

It is located on a hill at the southern end of the Kumaon Mountains of the Himalayas. In the shape of a saddle-shaped mound, it is surrounded by lush pine and fir forests.
It has an average altitude of 1,651 meters (5,417 feet).