Lohaghat is an admired town situated in Champawati district of Uttarakhand state. Lohaghat is based on the banks of Lohawati River at an altitude of 1,706 m above sea level. This magnificent ancient town holds historical and mythological significance, which make this site an ideal tourist destination for many visitors and there are different sites to be seen around here. Lohaghat is known for its beautiful temples. Pilgrims gather in Lohaghat before visiting Advaita Ashram popularly known as Mayawati Ashram. This place is situated around 14 km from Champawat . It is located on the banks of Lohawati River and is known for burans flower, which blossom during the summer season. State highway also passes through Lohaghat and travellers can avail taxis, ponies and jeeps to visit this historical place. Tanakpur Railway Station is located at a distance of 90 km from Lohaghat, while the nearest airport is situated at Naini Saini.

Visit In Place

Mayawati Ashram


Also known as Advaita Ashram one of the pilgrim places is at a distance of 9 kms from Lohaghat and is place of attraction for the tourists. This is a worship places for the Bengalis and mostly Bengalis visit this place in summers. This Ashram is associated to Swami Vivekananda. This place also has a big library that has mostly the books related to Swami Vivekananda studies. There is also a hospital at this place.

Abbot Mount


This place is famous for its scenic beauty and is at a meager 7 kms distance from Lohaghat