Almora is situated at the eastern part of Uttarakhand. It is one of the three hill districts of Kumaun region. The snowy region of mighty Himalaya attracts a large number of tourists in Almora. The social and cultural background is so rich. It depicts about the old Chand forts, majestic wooden houses which are traditionally decorated. Its history is so old that reflects the period of Mahabharata. A Chinese visitor of seventh century had revealed that the Almora city was known as the Kingdom Brahmaputra. It was surrounded by hills and snowcapped peaks. During the days of Raja Chand.
Almora was also known by the name of Rajapur. Many other historical sites are associated With this town. In 1744 Ali Muhammad Khan marched here aggressively. The two most fascinating rivers "Koshi" and "Suyal" flow through this aromatic town of Uttarakhand. The temple of Nanda Devi is 1000‐year old temple and is one of the main attractions of Almora. A festival is held every year where youth from different region come to participate in this dance festival.