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Mapang is a picturesque village situated nine km from Rargari in Pithoragarh District. It lies at an elevation of about 3,100 m on the Nanda Devi trek route. Beautiful waterfalls are the main attraction of the place. This region has ruins reminisent of the history of the old Indo-Tibetan trade. Mapang offers a fascinating view of snow-clad peaks and deep valleys all around. Nearby interesting destinations include Rilkot, Namik Glacier, Ganghar, Munsiyari, Lilam, Martoli and Sarpudyar. It is an ideal base for trekking and mountaineering. Base camps are available.

The nearest airbase is Pant Nagar Airport and the nearest railway station is at Kathgodam.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Pithoragarh


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