Dwarahat is situated at a distance of 32 km from Ranikhet
. It is in the valley of the Ram Ganga River
. The town is noted for its historical and archeological importance. The famous Shakti
temple at Doonagiri
is merely 10 km away from Dwarahat. It is believed that the mythical Sanjivani herb grows inside this temple premises. Naithna Devi Temple
is also nearby.