Mukteshwar NainitalMukteshwar is a tourist spot in Nainital area which is located on Kumaon Hills and is about 51 km away from the heart of Nainital city. It is one of the most popular attraction and is known for the Shiva temple that is located here, and it is also popular by the name of Mukteshwar Dham, it is about 350 years old. This is the reason the area is named as Mukteshwar. There are several attractions of this place, and most popular ones are provided below.
View of Himalayas from Mukteshwar
Mukteshwar is the another sightseeing place from where the crystal clear view of the Great Himalayans region can be viewed. It reflects the magical view of this white mountain and generates the feeling like viewing of heaven.
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Renewable Park in Mukteshwar
This place is the best and suitable place which is now attracting the large number of hotels that are situated to keep the tourists away from the hustle and bustle of Mukteshwar city. However, this park is on renewable stage that is being managed by the TERI, The Energy and Resources Institute.
Lord Shiva's deity is the center of attraction of this temple, and people filled with holy heart have the opportunities to get the blessing of Lord Shiva by visiting Mukteshwar temple. The beauty of the place lies in the natural scenes and the shivling which is covered by the idols of other gods of Hindus, such as Lord Vishnu, Goddess Parvati, Lord Ganesh, Brahma, Hanuman and Nandi. This place is mostly preferred by Hindu travelers along with other tourists from entire world. Click Here to Read More on Mukteshwar Temple in Nainital
Methodist Church Mukteshwar
This Church is one of the main beauty of the area and the designs of the church walls and roofs attract tourists to take a glance of the art and architecture. The bells in the church are presented by a certain Barbara on Christmas in the memories of her parent. The way to this church is a steep and narrow and the black stripes point the exact way. The path took the hard work of several labours to make it through the hills.
Chauthi Jaali in Mukteshwar
The Chauthi Jaali is also known as Chaili ki Jaali and is located next to the famous Mukteshwar Temple. This is popular for the legends and is said in the history that there was a war which took place between the demon and the goddesses, the ruins of the war along with an elephant's trunk, a shield and the faint of the sword are still available at this place. The other spot that attract tourists to this place is Rajarani Temple which is believed to be constructed in the 11th century.
Indian Vaeterinary Research Institute Mukteshwar
This is the another attraction of the Mukteshwar region. It was established in 1893 and is one of the colonial organization and the heritage of India. It provides research to improve the condition and promotes the growth of the veterinary science. This place can be viewed by visitors and is the place where the research is carried out in bacterial, animal nutrition and genetic of animals.
Apart from the above popular places, the Mukteshwar Inspection Bungalow can also be visited that is located near the Shiva Temple. This is also dedicated to Jim Corbett who was the famous British naturalist and hunter.
Hotels in Mukteshwar
There are proper facilities of hotels and restaurants which provide the accommodation to the tourists visiting this beautiful place. The popular hotels and restaurants that are available in Mukteshwar are Krishna Hotels & Resorts, Fiesta Hotel, Kanara Hotel Pvt Ltd, The Raikwals Hotel and Restaurant, Relax Inn & Zayka Restaurant, Shervani Hilltop, etc. Tourists can enjoy their stay and have the snacks and rest for sometime to get the required energy for next travel. These hotels and restaurants in Mukteshwar provide all the basic facilities along with the recreation.
Krishna Hotels & Resorts in Mukteshwar
Krishna Orchard Resort, Sargakhet, Mukteshwar Rd
South Gola Range, Nainital - 263132
Phone no.: 05942286541
P.O. Sargakhet, Mukteshwar, Nainital - 263138
Phone no.: 098 18 644050
Pathik Resort in Mukteshwar
Sitla, Mukteshwar, Distt. Nainital (Uttarakhand),
Phone no.: 9927521929, 9568274128, 9456722952
Tariff Rs 2,800
Kanara Hotel Pvt Ltd in Mukteshwar
Road to Vikas Bhawan, Block Road Area
Bhimtal, Nainital - 263136
Phone no.: 05942248333
Tariff Rs 501 - 1,000
Restaurants in Mukteshwar
Here is a list of eating joints in Mukteshwar.
Neelkanth Family Restaurant
Kasiyalekh, Mukteshwar Rd, Mukteshwar(Kumaon), Nainital - 263138
Phone no.: 9411538285, 9837731410
Tariff Rs 300-500
Fiesta Restaurant in Mukteshwar
C/O Fiesta Hotel, Shitla Puri, Ranibagh
Kathgodam, Nainital - 263126
Phone no.: 9012669592, 5946-244276
Tariff Rs 350 - 750
Relax Inn & Zayka Restaurant in Mukteshwar
Near Kathgodam Railway station, Nainital, NH 87
Kathgodam, Harigarh Dalipsingh - 263126
Phone no.: 09412034971
Mukteshwar Rd, South Gola Range
Nainital - 263132
Tariff Rs 1,700 - 2,000
How to Reach Mukteshwar
There are several buses and other taxis and cabs that are available to provide travel from Nainital to Mukteshwar, however, visitors can avail other modes of transport. Mukteshwar can be reached by air, train and road. Tourists can travel by air till Pantnagar airport, as it is the nearest one and is located about 94 km from Mukteshwar. There is a proper availability of taxis that will facilitate the rest of the journey to Mukteshwar. Travelers can also travel by train and the nearest railway station is Kathgodam which is about 62 km away. The best means to reach this place is through the road.