"Kotdwar is a city, a municipal corporation and a tehsil in the Pauri Garhwal district of Uttarakhand, India. It's just 101 km from Pauri town , the district headquarter. It is the eighth-largest city in Uttrakhand. Its old name was ""Khohdwar"", which means the gateway of the river Khoh[2] since it is located on the bank of river Khoh. It is situated in the southwestern part of the state and is one of the main entrance points in the state of Uttarakhand. Initially an isolated and less known, it came into prominence when it was connected with rails in 1890 by the Britishers. Kotdwar is famous for its well-known and holy Sidhbali Temple which is situated 2 km (1.2 mi) from Kotdwar. Sidhbali Temple is dedicated to Lord Hanuman and is visited by hundreds of believers all around the year."

How to reach Kotdwara

By Flight

Jolly Grant Airport is the nearest Airport to Kotdwar situated at a distance of 105 km. Taxis and bus are available from Jolly Grant Airport to Kotdwar.

By Road

Kotdwar is well connected with roads to major destination of Uttarakhand state. Buses to Kotdwar from Delhi are easily available. Kotdwar is well connected with National Highway 119.

By train

Kotdwar is well connected by railways with major cities of India. One of the oldest Railway Station of India is situated at Kotdwar.