TDuring the province of the Chand dynasty, the Pithoragarh Fort was constructed. Later, the Gorkhas reconstructed it in the year 1789. The fort is located near the outskirts of Pithoragarh town on a hilltop. he fort offers many scenic views of the adjacent valley despite of its today’s condition which is ruined and most of the structures are in a ramshackle condition. By visiting the Pithoragarh Fort, one can have the greater insight of the various traditions and cultures of Pithoragarh.