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Uttarakhand or, formerly Uttaranchal, is a state in the northern part of India. It is often referred to as the "Land of the Gods" due to the many holy Hindu temples and pilgrimage centres found throughout the state. Uttarakhand or, formerly Uttaranchal, is a state in the northern part of India.
Nestled amidst the tall mountains is this beautiful lake called the Naini lake or Nainital. This was one of the first few lakes discovered by the British and became one of their favourites. Nainital has been mentioned on several occasions by the legendary hunter Jim Corbett as it was his home and...
Experience one of the most popular Tiger Reserves of India - The Jim Corbett National Park sprawled over approx. 1200 Sq. Kms of dense Bio-diverse Forest rich in Flora and Fauna. A delight for photographers because of it's beautiful landscapes, riverine eco-systems, wild life...
Mountain Trail Resort : Set on a gentle hill slope, facing the Himalayas, deep valleys and the sunrise, spread out amidst a 2-1/2 acre of lush green fruit orchard with over a 100 fruit trees, wild and ornamental flower beds with over 70 variety of flowers, Mountain Trail is truly a round the year resort.
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Mukteshwar - Uttarakhand A serene hill station perched atop 8000 Ft. ASL. 45 KMs East of Nainital..
"The most beautiful spot in Kumaon" said the legendary hunter - JIM CORBETT.
township was visited by the British about a 125 Years back to establish the IVRI (Indian Veterinary Research Institute). The quaint township still retains the old world charm with clear evidences of Victorian Architecture spread out amidst 25-30 Sq.Kms. Of dense Pine, Deodar and Oak forests home to myriad range of wildlife like Leopards, the Himalayan Black Bear, Barking Dear, Stag, Wild Boar, Civets etc. Mukteshwar is well known as a fruit basket with orchards laden with Apple, Plum, Peach, Apricot and many other fruits. It rests on an unusually long ridge surrounded by valleys and a 180 degree view of the Great Himalayan Range with peaks like Nanda Devi, Nanda Kot, Nandaghunti, Trishul, Panchachuli etc... The breath taking Views are awe-inspiring and can compel many to take up poetry.
Tourists / holiday makers from all walks of life love Mukteshwar as a tourist resort because not only does it provide for a peaceful sojourn but also offers some thrilling activities like Rock Climbing, Rappelling, Trekking, Forest / Stream Picnics, Camping, Bon-Fires, Star Gazing and the scenic views have mesmerized many a photographers and even film makers with it's enchanting sunrise / sunset panoramas.The dense Flora & Fauna are a treat for naturalists especially bird watchers from all over the world who visit for the rich bird life inhabiting the Mukteshwar Forests. The tranquility and positive energies make Mukteshwar a perfect abode for Yoga & Meditation. Mukteshwar is a typical Kumaoni Hill Village dependant on terrace farming. Tourists can also enjoy the locally made juices, jams, herbs, cosmetics made from natural fruit extracts (e.g. Apricot scrubs, oils) and local woolen garments can be purchased as gifts for family back home. Last but not the least Mukteshwar is now home to the only Chocolate Factory in the region run by the Mountain Trail Resort which sells European Centre Filled Chocolates and other related delicacies under the Choco-House Brand.
The Mukteshwar neighbourhood has NAINITAL, NAUKUCHIATAL, BHIMTAL, SATTAL, ALMORA, RANIKHET, BINSAR, CORBETT NATIONAL PARK, KAUSANI and several other off-beat hill stations which can be offered for site seeing tours or combined with your holiday itineraries tailor-made to your requirement by our team.
A destination exclusively for nature lovers