Places To Visit In Mukteshwar

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1. Sitla

Must Visit 3.5 /5

1 km
from city center
1 out of 12
Places To Visit in Mukteshwar

6000 ft high, Sitla is a hill station popular for its colonial style bungalows. Tourists can engage in trekking expeditions of varying difficulty levels organised by the resorts in this area.

2. Chauli ki Jaali

Chauli ki Jaali
3.1 /5

2 km
from city center
2 out of 12
Places To Visit in Mukteshwar

Next to Mukteshwar temple is Chauthi Jaali, and area where it is believed that a Demon and a Goddess fought a battle. The place is marked with what is believed to be faint outlines of a sword, a shield and a trunk of an elephant.

3. Mukteshwar Dham Temple

Mukteshwar Dham Temple
Must Visit 4.2 /5

2 km
from city center
3 out of 12
Places To Visit in Mukteshwar

One of the most popular shrines, Mukteshwar temple, is an ancient temple that is almost 350 years old and is dedicated to Lord Shiva. Perched on top of the highest point in Mukteshwar (which is a beautiful hill station that got its name after the shrine), the temple lies approximately 2312 m above the sea level.

4. Indian Veterinary Research Institute

Indian Veterinary Research Institute
3.6 /5

2 km
from city center
4 out of 12
Places To Visit in Mukteshwar

The Indian Veterinary Research Institute is a deemed university which was established in 1885. Its foundation was laid by the recommendation of Col. JHB Hallen. The campus at Mukteshwar covers an area of 3450 acres of land and comprises of Division of Virology and that of Temperate Animal Husbandry. Since it is situated at the height of 7620 ft on the intersection of Gagar and Lohaghat ranges of the Kumaon hills, the location adds to the scenic beauty of the place and makes it even more beautiful.

5. View of Nanda Devi

View of Nanda Devi
3.1 /5

3 km
from city center
5 out of 12
Places To Visit in Mukteshwar

Nanda Devi is the 2nd highest mountain peak in India and overall 23rd in the world. It stands as tall as 7,816 m above the sea level. This mountain peak is clearly visible from Mukteswar and tourists visiting Mukteswar must have a clear look at this mesmerizing beauty.

6. Mukteshwar Inspection Bunglow

Mukteshwar Inspection Bunglow
Must Visit 3.5 /5

2 km
from city center
6 out of 12
Places To Visit in Mukteshwar

Complete with scenic views of the sunrise across the Himalayas, the Mukteshwar Inspection Bungalow near the temple offers accommodation for a serene holiday.

7. Paragliding


7 out of 12
Places To Visit in Mukteshwar

Paragliding is one of the most exciting things to do in Mukteshwar. Besides giving you a feeling of euphoria, exhilaration and a high adrenaline rush, it is a surreal experience to float above the valley and glide amidst the clouds. In addition to offering gorgeous 360 degrees bird's eye view of the place, it is an experience that will stay with you for a lifetime. It is usually offered with a camping package with several other adventure sports options.

8. Trekking & Camping

Trekking & Camping

8 out of 12
Places To Visit in Mukteshwar

One of the most exciting things to do in Mukteshwar is trekking the winding trails. Enveloped in dense woods, the small hill town offers ample opportunities to scale the hills at trekking and hiking. You can also camp in or around the woods and light a bonfire. There are several camping options available for you. If not, you can set up one of your own. Camping in the tranquil atmosphere is going to be one of the most memorable experiences of your life.

9. Rock Climbing & Rappelling

Rock Climbing & Rappelling

9 out of 12
Places To Visit in Mukteshwar

Rock Climbing and Rappelling are two other activities that make place in the list of top thrilling things to do in Mukteshwar. The hilly- rocky terrain provides ample opportunities for rock climbing for both the amateurs and professionals. If you are a beginner, you can take assistance from the professional guides.

10. Kilmora Shop

Kilmora Shop

10 out of 12
Places To Visit in Mukteshwar

Kilmora Shop is a tiny outlet store situated a little on the outskirts of the town. The shop sells traditional Kumaoni clothes and knick knacks. It is considered the best place to shop souvenirs for. You can also purchase hand knitted woollens, hand woven shawls, socks, gloves, cosmetics and other products.

11. Ramgarh


11 out of 12
Places To Visit in Mukteshwar

Tucked away in the lap of Himalayas in Nainital district of Uttarakhand, Ramgarh boasts of unexplored natural beauty and old world charm. It is perched at an elevation of 1789 metres above the sea level and is an idyllic spot of all you nature beaus. Blessed with impeccable views of snow covered mountain peaks, Ramgarh is also called the "Fruit Bowl of Kumaon" because of the verdant orchards of apples, plums, peaches and apricots.

12. Peora


12 out of 12
Places To Visit in Mukteshwar

Peora can be best described as a hidden gem. Nestled between the Kumaon Hills in the state of Uttarakhand. Situated at an elevation of 6000 feet, this place is serene and tranquil with natural beauty in abundance. Untouched by industrialization, Peora is a perfect place to enjoy some peaceful moments away from the stressful city life. The simple lifestyle of people living here and the traditional tiled roof hits will make you feel as if you are transported to a completely different world. There are a number of British Era bungalows that give Peora Village a rustic vibe. The scenic beauty with snow-capped mountains, juicy fruit-laden trees, green meadows and a variety of fauna is inexpressible. This place is perfect to unwind and spend some quality time with your loved ones or to cherish solitude. Peora is a hidden gem that is bountiful in scenic beauty and picturesque views that makes it a perfect getaway.

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What are the top hotels in Mukteshwar?

There are 77 Hotels in Mukteshwar which can be booked through Holidify. The most popular hotels in Mukteshwar are Lord Krishna Himalayan Hotel and Restaurant, Villotale Mukteshwar VS, The Naturewalk, Khushi Cottage, Valley View homestay, Highland Home - In Communion with Nature. You can see all the hotels in Mukteshwar here

What are the top sightseeing places in Mukteshwar?

The top sightseeing places in Mukteshwar are Sitla, Mukteshwar Temple, Mukteshwar Inspection Bunglow, Chauli ki Jaali, Indian Veterinary Research Institute, View of Nanda Devi.

How can I commute within Mukteshwar?

Walking is the best way to explore Mukteshwar.
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Can you suggest an itinerary for Mukteshwar?

Day 1- Arrive, check-in and rest. Then visit the Brahmeshwara Temple, Indian Veterinary Research Institute and Mukteshwar Inspection Bungalow.
Day 2- Visit the Chauli Ki Jali, Mukteshwar Dham and Bhalu Gaad Waterfalls.
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