Munsiyari | tour

Munsiyari also known as Munsiari is snow-view zone of Kumaon Himalaya in Indian state of Uttarakhand, situated at lap of Panchchuli mountain ranges on 6600ft. above sea level. In winter Munsiyari gets huge snowfall. Main attraction of Munsiyari is snowcapped peaks of Panchchuli, sunrise and sunset over snowcapped peaks attracts so many tourist throughout the year.

Munsiyari also known as paradise for trekkers, number of trekking routes goes through this amazing place. Thamri Kund (perennial lake & 3-4 hrs trek), Mehar Kund (half day trek) and Khalia Top (which is 1 or 2 days) are one of them nearby trekking points. Guide must needed for all the treks in Munsiyari.

Munsiyari itself has number of sightseeing points except trekking, anyone can roam around and nearby. The tribal museum a must visit destination, located in town, Nanasen village. The museum remains open every day from 9.00 AM to 5.00 PM. Birthi falls and Kalamuni pass, Betulidhar, Nanda Devi temple, Narayana Ashram etc are common and must see tourist destination in and around Munsiyari. 

Accommodation in Munsiyari

Sarmoli Village Stay: The homestay situated just 1 km away from Munsiyari or Munsiari town center, this is basically a village with family run homestays for travelers. Currently 15 homestays are playing role to provide real taste of the place for tourists. Tariff starts from Rs.750 to Rs.1000 per person per day with stay and food. Contact us or fill-up bellow form for more details and booking. Rural places where you can stay in and aroundMunsiari other than Sarmoli are Shankhadhura, Paton and Shilling. Staying expenses for a day: Just Rs. 600-800 per person including stay and all home made meals.

How to Reach Munsiyari

Nearest airport of Munsiyari is Pantnagar airport, situated on about 250 kms away and well connected with capital city Delhi. Public transport and taxis are available to Munsiyari from airport.

          Nearest railway station of Munsiyari is Tanakpur and Kathgodam, regular bus service and taxies are available from both railway stations to Munsiyari. Kathgodam is well connected with Delhi and all major cities of India with railway network.

          Munsiyari also can be reached from Lucknow through Pilibhit. First Lucknow (LC) to Pilibhit (PBE) train, then Pilibhit to Tanakpur by road and last Tanakpur to Munsiyari and total distance around 280 kms.

Distance Chart to Munsiyari.



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Best Season to Visit Munsiyari

Munsiyari is around the year tourist destination for adventure lovers, but best time to visit Munsiyari is summer (end of March to June, sometimes end of May) and autumn (October to November). February is the time if you are a skiing enthusiast

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