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Munsiyari

 

About Munsiyari

Munsiyari is one of the lesser known destinations in Uttarakhand, it is base camp of some of the famous treks starting from Musiyari. Some of the tourist spots in Munsiyari areMajestic Peak of Panchchuli can be viewed from here, Birthi Falls, Maheshwari Kund, Betulidhar, Thamari Kund and Darkot. Munsiyari is located at the height of 2,300mts from sea level. It can be approached from Deharadun and Saharanpur while driving from Delhi

Munsiyari is the center as well as the Gateway of Johar Region on the banks of Goriganga river. This small town is located at the foot of the main Himalayan peaks that are covered with snow throughout the year. Munsiyari is home to Rhododendrons, Pine and Deodar trees. Birds like wagtail, raven, falcon, monal, Himalayan griffon and serpent eagle can be sotted in Munsiyari region. Leopard, Himalayan bear, fox and musk deer have made their home in the altitude jungles of Munsiyari. Book Your Tour

General Information :-

Temperature : Ranges from -5 to 10 degrees in Winter and 17 to 30 degrees in Summer                                                  

Clothing : Light woolen clothes/Cotton in summer and Heavy woolen clothes in Winter

Language : Hindi English & Kumaoni

Best time to visit: From March to June and September to October.

Places of Attraction in Munsiyari :-

Culture Uttarakhand
Majestic Peak of Panchchuli:- situated at an altitude of 6,334mts the Panchchuli peaks are a group of five snow-capped Himalayan peaks. This is the highest peak in the group. It was first climbed successfully by an Indo-Tibetan Border Police team.

MaheshwariKund:-is just 5 to 10 min walk from munsiyari. It is also known as MehsarKund by the locales.This spot is now a pond offering panoramic vistas of nature.

Birthi Falls:-it is located 35 km from Munsiyari. This is a wonderful picturesque cascading waterfall surrounded with verdant colors.

Betulidhar :-it is located 5km from Munsiyari. The sunrise and sunsets of Betulidhar showcases beautiful hues of nature. Betulidhar is a large garden full of Rhododendrons. It is an ideal skiing slope in winters.

Darkot :-it is located 6kms from Munsiyari.The old artistic houses of Darkot represent the rich culture and creativity of the people of Kumaon.

ThamariKund :- is a natural lake and is surrounded by alpine trees and paper trees.The lake is known for a significant population of musk deer which come here for drinking water. Book Your Tour

Places around Munsiyari :-

Culture Uttarakhand
Didihat :-is situated at an altitude of 1,725mts above sea level in Pithoragarh district of uttarakhand state of india. Didihat is located 37 km from munsiyari.Didihat is rich in flora anda fauna offering picturesque views of verdant valley surrounded by attractive ridges.

PatalBhuvaneshwar :-is situated at an altitude of 1,400mts above sea level is mainly dedicated to Lord shiva.Patalbhuvaneshwar is located 70km from munsiyari. PatalBhuvaneshwar is one of the most mysterious and spiritual place of Uttarakhand.

Jauljibi :-is located is 68kms from Munsiyari at scenic location.Jauljibi is the small bazaar of Indo-Nepal border. Jauljibi is located at the confluence of Gori River and Kali River.

Pithoragarh :-situated at an altitude of 1,700mts above sea level in uttarakhand state of india. Pithoragarh is located 88km from Munsiyari. The place is popular for its exquisite natural beauty and is widely known as the “Little Kashmir.Pithoragarh offering Picturesque view.

Kausani :-is located 130kms from Munsiyari.Kausani is a celebrated site for its panoramic exquisiteness and views of enchanting Himalayas. kausani Originally known as Valna, Kausani is a famous hill resort in Uttarakhand.

Bageshwar :-situated at an altitude of 1,010mts above sea level. Bageshwar is located 130km from Munsiyari.Bageshwar derives its name from Bagnath, a famous temple in this region. It is located at the confluence of Saryu and Gomti rivers.

Binsar :-situated at an altitude of 2,432mts above sea level. Binsar is located 104kms from Munsiyari.A famous temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, Bineshwar is the major crown puller of Binsar. Binsar is well known for Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary.

How to reach:

By Air :Pantnagar which is 250kms is the nearest airport to reach Munsiyari. There are regular flights from New Delhi.

Rail: Nearest Railway station is Kathgodam, Connected with many places and other parts of India. Taxis are available from Kathgodam Railway station to Munsiyari.

Road :Connected by road from Delhi and other parts of North India.
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