It is one of the most popular religious temples in Pauri Garhwal. Surrounded by beautiful hilltops it is most visited by devotees from all over the state.
Danda Nagaraja is visited by pilgrims as it is said that all the wishes are granted by Lord Krishna. It is said that Lord Krishna himself came to this place in form of a snake and crawls to the top of the mountain where the temple is now placed. Every year during the month of April a fair is organized here called Danda Nagaraja fair. It is also famous for its scenic beauty.
The nearest railhead is at Kotdwar from Nagaraja temple.
The nearest airport is the Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun from Nagaraja temple.
It is at a distance of 2.6 kms. from Pauri bus stand. Many local and private taxi services are available for tourists.