Weekend Trip to Mukteshwar, Uttarakhand
- Hill Stations
Summer 15 to 30°C
Winter 0 to 24°C
Distance / Traveling Time
From Delhi: 310 kilometers / 6 h ,48 m
Best Time To Visit
Located in the Nainital district of Uttaranchal, Mukteshwar is a hilly region encompassed by coniferous forests and fruit orchards. Mukteshwar is another name of Lord Shiva, which literally means ‘One who offers Moksha’. The famous ‘Mukteshwar Temple’ whose main deity is Lord Shiva is a famous attraction here. Besides Mukteshwar Temple, there are many attractions in Mukteshwar such as Chauli ki Jali. The picturesque town is adorned with small homes of reddish roofs, ancient style window frames and picket walls. The region is home to Renewable Park developed by The Energy and Resources Institute and The Indian Veterinary Institute Campus.
How to Reach Mukteshwar
Kathgodam Station is the nearest railhead to Mukteshwar. It is around 70 kilometers away from Mukteshwar. Kathgodam Railway Station is well connected with other cities via train.
Patnanagar Airport is the nearest airport to Mukteshwar. It is located around 100 kilometers from Mukteshwar. Patnanagar is well-connected to Delhi via flights.
The National Highway 24 serves as a link between Delhi and Mukteshwar. The journey via road will take around 6 to 7 hours. There is no direct bus service from Delhi to Mukteshwar. Public and private buses operate between Delhi and Kathgodam.