Travel Tips: If you have fewer holidays then make a plan to go to Mukteshwar, you can complete this trip in just 5 thousand!


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Taking leave from the office to travel is a task, but not having enough money in your pocket is an even bigger problem. If your travel plans often get cancelled due to budget constraints, then we have a destination for you that won't break the bank. Mukteshwar, located in Nainital district of Uttarakhand, is a place where you can enjoy visiting for just 5 to 7 thousand rupees.

Mukteshwar is about 51 km from Nainital, 72 km from Haldwani and about 343 km from Delhi. It is not only safe for family and friends but also suitable for solo travellers. The place takes its name from the 350-year-old Mukteshwar Dham, a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. You can cover the attractions of this beautiful place in 2 to 3 days.

Best for adventure activities:

For adventure lovers, Mukteshwar is an ideal place. You can experience rock climbing and rappelling here. The beautiful and lush green paths also make trekking a unique experience. Far away from the crowd, noise and pollution, Mukteshwar gives a feeling of peace and freshness.


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Places to visit in Mukteshwar:

Chauli Ki Jali:

A must-visit in Mukteshwar, Chauli Ki Jali is famous for rock climbing and rappelling experiences. Nature lovers will appreciate the breathtaking views of the Himalayas from this place.


Sheetala, situated amidst the hills, is a magnificent hill station known for its beauty. Surrounded by mountains, it provides an ideal location for trekking and bird watching.

Mukteshwar Temple:

Don't forget to visit Mukteshwar Temple and pray. This temple dedicated to Lord Shiva holds special importance. It is believed that it was built by the Pandavas during their exile. You can reach the temple by trekking or using stairs.


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Bhalu Garh Waterfall:

Bhalu Garh Waterfall in Mukteshwar is perfect for spending some peaceful moments. The trek to reach the waterfall reduces the crowd, allowing you to enjoy the peace of the place.

When to go?

It is advisable to visit Mukteshwar during the summer months when you can comfortably explore and enjoy the surroundings. In winter, the area may be covered with snow, limiting some activities.

How to reach?

By Road: Taxis and buses are available from Delhi to Mukteshwar.

By Rail: Trains are available from Delhi to Kathgodam, from where you can hire a cab or taxi.