Satpuli, a famous place for Fish Curry (Machhli Bhat)

DistrictPauri Garhwal
Duration1 Day
LanguageGarhwali, Hindi
Satpuli Pauri
View of Satpuli Market, Pauri
Photo Credit: Chandan Negi

Satpuli Pauri Garhwal, Uttarakhand

Satpuli Pauri is located on the banks of the Eastern Nair River, 54 kilometers away from the entire Pauri headquarter of Uttarakhand. It is a town situated on the far side of Kotdwar and Pauri City. this place is situated at a height of 657 above from the sea level.

It is also known as the middle point of Pauri district. This place serves as a resting place for passengers traveling from Pauri-Kotdwara or vice versa.

This place is very famous for fishing, local people and people from nearby villages come here for fishing every day. The view of this valley is beautiful from Kotdwar road.
It is believed that due to the seven bridges on the way coming from Kotdwar to this place, this place was named Satpuli. This is the main market of all the nearby villages.
This place was once famous for agriculture. The flood of 1987 completely destroyed this place. This horrific flood destroyed the houses and shops along the river. Local people and shopkeepers once again recreated Satpuli and soon the Satpuli got settled again.

How to reach Satpuli Pauri Garhwal

The nearest railway station from Satpuli is Kotdwara. It is located at a distance of 55 km from here.

The nearest airport from Satpuli Is Jolly Grant railway station which is at a distance of 129 km from this place.

One can reach to KOtdwar from ISBT Kashmiri Gate, Delhi or Rispana, Dehradun.  After reaching Kotdwar it is easy to reach Satpuli by bus or taxi.


Place to visit near Satpuli

Shri Radha Krishna Mandir

Jwalpa Devi Mandir

Bhuvaneshwari Devi Mandir

Bhairav Garhi 



Other tourist places in Pauri Garhwal (distance from Pauri Town)

  • Kandoliya Mandir (2.3 km)
  • Kyunkaleshwar Mahadev Mandir (4.1 km)
  • Ransi Stadium (2.9 km)
  • Chaukhamba View Point (1 km)
  • Hanuman Mandir (5.3 km)
  • Danda Nagraja Mandir (38 km)
  • Srinagar (32 km)
  • Kotdwara (107 km)
  • Nagdev Mandir (5.1 km)
  • Laxmi Narayan Mandir (1 km)
  • Sita Mata Mandir (Kot, Mansaar) (13 km)




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