Almora is a metropolitan board and a cantonment town in the Almora region in the territory of Uttarakhand, India. It is the managerial base camp of Almora district.Almora is situated on an edge at the southern edge of the Kumaon Hills of the Himalaya extend, at a separation offrom the national capital New Delhi. As per the temporary aftereffects of the 2011 national evaluation of India, Almora has a populace of 35,513. Settled inside higher pinnacles of the Himalaya, Almora appreciates an all year gentle calm atmosphere.
Almora was established in 1568 by King Kalyan Chand,however there are records of human settlements in the slopes and encompassing district in the Hindu epic Mahabharata. Almora was the seat of Chand rulers that ruled over the Kumaon Kingdom. It is viewed as the social heart of the Kumaon district of Uttarakhand.