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Situated at little over 7000 ft, '''Mukteshwar''' is a small town made famous by Jim Corbett who composed his famous book The Man Eaters of Kumaon.  
 
Situated at little over 7000 ft, '''Mukteshwar''' is a small town made famous by Jim Corbett who composed his famous book The Man Eaters of Kumaon.  
  
From Delhi to Kathgodam travel by overnight train. From kathgodam it is better to take a car.
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How to reach: From Delhi to Kathgodam travel by overnight train. From kathgodam it is better to take a car.
  
Nainital - the lake city, Almora the ancient capital of Chand rulers.
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Places Around: Nainital - the lake city, Almora the ancient capital of Chand rulers.
  
IVRI and 350 yrs old temple of lord Shiva.
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What to see: IVRI and 350 yrs old temple of lord Shiva.
  
Bird watching and animal spotting, Complete leisure.
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Activities: Bird watching and animal spotting, Complete leisure.
  
The northern side of Mukteshwar is occupied by IVRI and perhaps the PWD Circuit House is only the place to offer good Himalayan sight. It is better that you stay at Peora which is about 10 km from Mukteswar on way to Almora and good apartments are available for staying in comfort (Resort Sequester). Peora offers excellent Himalayan view with its snow capped ranges.
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Where to stay: The northern side of Mukteshwar is occupied by IVRI and perhaps the PWD Circuit House is only the place to offer good Himalayan sight. It is better that you stay at [[Peora]] which is about 10 km from Mukteswar on way to [[Almora]] and good apartments are available for staying in comfort (Resort Sequester). Peora offers excellent Himalayan view with its snow capped ranges. Or else you may choose to stay at Sagarkhet towards Ramgarh. Couple of lodges are available there but water supply may pose a problem.
Or else you may choose to stay at Sagarkhet towards Ramgarh. Couple of lodges are available there but water supply may pose a problem.
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Not much of option but to take food in the hotel or the lodge.
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Where to eat: Not much of option but to take food in the hotel or the lodge.
  
 
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Revision as of 16:59, 7 September 2006

Situated at little over 7000 ft, Mukteshwar is a small town made famous by Jim Corbett who composed his famous book The Man Eaters of Kumaon.

How to reach: From Delhi to Kathgodam travel by overnight train. From kathgodam it is better to take a car.

Places Around: Nainital - the lake city, Almora the ancient capital of Chand rulers.

What to see: IVRI and 350 yrs old temple of lord Shiva.

Activities: Bird watching and animal spotting, Complete leisure.

Where to stay: The northern side of Mukteshwar is occupied by IVRI and perhaps the PWD Circuit House is only the place to offer good Himalayan sight. It is better that you stay at Peora which is about 10 km from Mukteswar on way to Almora and good apartments are available for staying in comfort (Resort Sequester). Peora offers excellent Himalayan view with its snow capped ranges. Or else you may choose to stay at Sagarkhet towards Ramgarh. Couple of lodges are available there but water supply may pose a problem.

Where to eat: Not much of option but to take food in the hotel or the lodge.