Salla in Uttarakhand is a picturesque hill station. An offbeat tourist destination, it has several places of attractions nearby, including Seraghat (12 Km), Dhauchhina (30km), Bageshwar (42 km) and Almora (64 km). Its capital city, Dehradun, is 365 km away. The best time to visit this hill station is during the hot summer months.
Places to Stay
In terms of accommodation, Salla has very few options. Tourists can opt to stay in Almora, where there are numerable budget hotels. Some of them are Shikar Hotel (Tariff –Rs.800), KMVN Tourist Rest House (Tariff –Rs.900) and Bhagwati Palace Hotel (Tariff –Rs.1,000).
Kumauni and Hindi are widely spoken in Salla.
Some of the major events celebrated here are Mahashivaratri in February, Holi in March-April, Navratri in September-October and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
There are several places to visit in and around Salla, including Seraghat (12 Km), Dhauchhina (30km), Binsar Eco Camp (31 km) and Bageshwar (42 km).
How to Get There
Pantnagar Airport in Pantnagar, which is 185 km from here, is the closest to the village.
The nearest major railhead connecting this place is the Kathogodam Railway Station in Haldwani, which is 154 km away.
Buses are available from Almora, Bageshwar and Seraghat. Tourists have to depend on state-run buses while travelling on this route. Utilising a bus ticket booking coupon can save your money when you buy your tickets.