Hill Station and Pilgrimage- Mukteshwar

Mukteshwar or Muktesar is a town and tourist destination as a hill station and Pilgrimage in the Nainital district of Uttarakhand, India.Mukteshwar gets its name from an 350-year-old temple of Shiva, known as Mukteshwar Dham, situated atop the highest point in the town, on the veterinary institute's campus. Close to it lie the overhanging cliffs, locally known as Chauli-ki-Jali, used for rock climbing and rappelling, with an excellent view of the valleys below. The sunrise point is at the government-run PWD guest house. One can also visit the Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI). Mukteshwar is the abode of a saint — Shri Mukteshwar Maharaj ji — who lived at the Top Cottage Temple where his samadhi is. One of his disciples, Swami Sanshudhanand ji, now stays there. The whole temple complex is a Tapovan and an ideal place for meditation.

Itinerary from Delhi- Mukteshwar-2N/3D

Day-1:Friday-New Delhi-Kothgodam- Mukteshwar(295kms) Overnight Journey

Travel by surface from Delhi to Mukteshwar enroute Kathgodam

Day-2: Saturday- Mukteshwar (Arrival ) —Local Sightseeing

Morning arrival at Kathgodam ,Mukteshwar is 68 km’s from Kathgodam and after reaching Mukteshwar check in to Hotel and after Breakfast will visit local places of Mukteshwar—Shiva temple and enjoy adventure activities at chauli ki jaali famous point for adventure activities back to hotel and enjoy evening with light music and bonfire. followed by dinner at Hotel. (overnite stay at Hotel).

Day-3: Sunday-Mukteshwar-Kathgodam- Delhi - (295kms):

After breakfast and check out from Hotel , visit local places and on the way back enjoy boating at Bhimtal and drive back to your desired destination or drop to Delhi.

*The above Travel Package can be modified as per the client Specification.

Cost Includes

  • Non Air-Conditioned Hotel Accommodation On Twin / Triple Share Basis.
  • All Travel / Transport as per request.
  • All Sightseeing as Per The Itinerary.
  • All Toll Taxes, State Taxes, Parking charges.
  • Daily Breakfast at The Hotel.


  • In All Hotels Base Category Rooms are allocated for the Stay, In Case Of Up Gradation It will be charged.
  • Check In & Check Out 10AM at Hotels.
  • Air Conditioned will not run in Hill Area.

Cost Excludes

  • Entry fees at the monuments/ temples.
  • Soft drinks and hard drinks.
  • Laundry, telephone calls, drinks, tipp and guide charge etc.
  • Insurance-Any type.
  • Anything which is not mentioned in above itinerary is not part of the package.

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Best time to visit Mukteshwar :

The best time to visit Mukteshwar throughout the year, as the hill station has a very pleasant temperature. During the summer season, from March to May the weather is pleasant enough for sightseeing and the trees are full of fruits. During the monsoon months between July and September, Mukteshwar receives heavy rainfall hence avoid visiting it during this time. Winters months are cold with temperature varying between a maximum of 17°C and a minimum of 3°C and Mukteshwar receives heavy snowfall. However the roads get blocked during heavy snowfall, so plan accordingly

How to Reach Mukteshwar:

The nearest airport to Mukteshwar is located 100 km away in Pantnagar. Kathgodam is the nearest railway station to Mukteshwar which is located at a distance of 73 km from the hilltop. Taxis available from this railhead to Mukteshwar, promise a comfortable journey to the tourists. Kathgodam through the rail network is connected to the major cities of the country.

Places to Visit in Mukteshwar:

Chauthi Jaali: Chauthi Jaali is located near the Shiva temple in the serene and beautiful hill station, Mukteshwar. It is also known by the name of ‘Chauli Ka Jali’. Legends say that a demon and a goddess locked horns at this place and the faint imprints of that battle can still be seen. In actuality, Chauthi Jaali is a natural lattice around a rock formation and it is a common belief that women who can’t reproduce can be blessed with children, if they trustfully touch this lattice.

Places to Eat In Mukteshwar:

Nirvana Organic Kitchen This place has a very pleasing ambience and offers a perfect view of the scenic beauty of Mukteshwar. The food does not disappoint either as it is rich with taste and flavors.

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