Know about amazing cool splendid and adventurous Summer Holiday at Mukteshwar Uttarakhand – North India Hill Station
Renowned for Mukteshwar Temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva, Mukteshwar is small but highly picturesque hill station in the north India. Situated in Naintal district of Uttarakhand state at road distance of nearly 65 KM from the nearest rail station Kathgodam, Mukteshwar is the best place to view scenic beauty of Nanda Devi, second highest peak of Himalaya in India.
In the recent times this pilgrimage destination is shaping as popular and most visited summer holiday hill resort because of cool refreshing environment, panoramic beauty of the Himalayas and natural space for leisurely walks through the hills.
Mukteshwar is also home of institutes like Indian Veterinary Research Institute with separate departments for Research, Animal Nutrition, Genetics and Bacteriology. Tourists need to take permission for visiting this institute.
Fruit orchards and thick coniferous forest around the Mukteshwar, are the charming and tempting attraction for Mukteshwar tourism. During the moonlit nights majestic view of the Himalayas and the Almora town below is yet another prime tourist attraction of Mukteshwar travel.


Vital Tourist Information : Mukteshwar

Location :
Mukteshwar a small hill resort from north India, is situated in the Kumaon division of Uttaranchal close to popular hill station Nainital.


Mountain Range : Kumaon Mountain Range


Altitude : 2286 Meters


Near By City : Nainital


State : Uttarakhand India


Region : North India


Famous as / For :
Hindu Pilgrimage - Mukteshwar Dham - Temple of Lord Shiva
Popular Hill Station - Summer Holiday Destination in North India


Weather & Climate :
Mukteshwar have pleasant weather through out the year. It rains during July-September months and city experiences heavy snowfall.


Temperature :
Summer : Max. 30°C Min. 15°C.
Winter : Max. 24°C Min. 0°C


Tourist Season :
Summer months are the best time for the pleasure trips to Mukteshwar.


Spoken Languages :
Hindi - Kumaoni - English


Souvenir / Shopping :
Mukteshwar is located in the area famous for crop production of apple, plum. peaches and apricot fruits.


Trekking/Excursions :
Popular excursion on the Mukteshwar tour are Bhowali [40km] , Ghorakhhal [37km] and Ramgarh [26km].


Fair & Festivals :
Mukteshwar is also famous for the Shivratri celebration though Nandadevi Rajjaat Yatra is the most popular festival of Uttaranchal and celebrated here also on grand scale.


Must Visit Places :
Chauli Jali - Indian Veterinary Research Institute - Mukteshwar Temple -


How To Reach Mukteshwar Uttarakhand India


Basic Travel Info :
On the road travel Mukteshwar is accessible from Kothgodam and Nainital but train journey is available only up to Kathgodam.


Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station :
Kathgodam is the nearest railway station for train journey to Mukteshwar. Buses / Taxis are available for 65 KM odd road journey from Kathgodam to Mukteshwar.


Road Travel / Bus Route :
Mukteshwar is best accessible on road journey. Regular bus service is available from Nainital, Almora, Kathgodam, Haldwani and other city. Some travel agencies at Delhi offers package tour for Mukteshwar pilgrimage.


Air Travel / Nearest Airport :
Pantnagar is the nearest airport for the air journey to Mukteshwar.