a distance of 52 km. from Nainital, Mukteshwar set atop a high
ridge, is a beautiful Himalayan resort.
Surrounded by fruit orchards and thick coniferous forest, it provides
a majestic view of the Himalayas and the Almora town below in
glittering moonlit nights. The famous Indian Veterinary Research
Institute is also located here.
Ramgarh : 26 km. A picturesque hamlet in the heart of apple,
plum, peaches and apricot orchards. This fruit belt of Kumaon
is famous for its juicy fruits all over India.
Bhowali : 40 km. Situated at an altitude of 1706 mts. on
the main Haldwani-Almora road, Bhowali is a popular health resort.
Ghorakhal : Ghorakhal 37 km. Famous for the temple of Gollu
Devta, a demigod highly revered by the Kumaonis.
The View of Himalayas : Mukteshwar provides a panoramic
view of the magnificent Himalayas. This splendid view has been
a great attraction to the visitors.
Indian Veterinary Research Institute:
The Institute, well known for its contributions in the research
relating to animals, is located here.
Travel Information (Mukteshwar)
Air : Nearest airport is Pantnagar, 95 kms.
Rail : Nearest railhead is Kathgodam, 72 km.
Road : Mukteshwar is accessible through roads from all
the neighbouring cities.