Munsiyari is located at Pithoragarh in Uttarakhand state. It's beautifully snuggled up at a height of 11500 ft above sea level. Munsiyari is at 120 km from Pithoragarh. The site is popular enough among the tourists as it is a tranquil and peaceful tourism destination in Uttarakhand. There are many snow-laden mountain peaks that you can enjoy watching from Munsiyari. These include Nandakot, Rambha and Panchachulli.
Once you set your foot in Munsyari, you will notice plenty of trekking lovers in closely located areas including Khalia top 10 kms, Darkot 10 kilometrs, Birthi doing trekking stunts. Trekking lovers can visit this place and can enjoy scenic trekking.
The meaning of Munsiyari is "a place with snow". This is a symbol of heaven for nature lovers. The beautiful Himalayan ranges roll over are all around this area. This Himalayan forest is like a home for different types of birds and animals such as whistling thrush, wagtail and hawk cuckoo, leopard, bear and the musk deer. So, you can also enjoy viewing a pristine flora and fauna during your visit to Munsiyari hill station. The river Goriganga passes through increasing the beauty of the town manifolds.
In this pleasant destination, many months has good climate and comfortable temperature. It will be advisable not to make trips to reach Munsiyari during monsoon, as the season brings heavy rainfall. Trekkers are advised to visit here during the winters or summers.
The best visiting time period starts from March to June and September to October. During the months of summers, the expected temperature is about 27 degree Celsius and the minimum temperature in winters goes down and stays at 7 degree Celsius. Avoid coming in Munsiyari in the month of August, because in August the rainfall reaches its highest limit.
Munsiyari Tourist Place
Nearby places to see in Munsiyari include Madkot, Birthi Fall, Masterji's Museum, Dar Kot Living and many others. At Dar Kot, you will see the ancient wooden houses with aesthetic designs. You can also plan to purchase beautiful woollen blankets. In addition, you can make a visit to Madkot, where you will find the hot water springs, just 22 kilo meters from Munsiyari. Picturesque Birthi Fall is just at 90 km from the hill station.
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