Munsiyari is a calm Hamlet Hill Station destination in Pithoragarh District in Uttarakhand.Munsiyari literally means place with snow and is often refereed as little Kashmir.It is covered with snow mountains and offers breath taking view for the tourists who visit this Destination.This is a adventure loving spot in Uttarakhand and is a base of Mila,Ralam and Namik Glaciers.
Nearest airport is Pantnagar, 249 kilometers away. Buses & taxis are available for onward journey!
Nearest railheads are Kathgodam, 275 km and Tanakpur, 286 km respectively.
Munsiyari is well connected to different cities in India.
The best time to visit Munsiyari being March to June and mid-September to November. Rains make the paths slippery and hence this period could be avoided.
Winters bring down accommodation rates and may be advantageous for booking hotels. Those who can withstand chill can definitely land here and observe the white beauty all around!
The fair of Jauljibi is held every year in the month of November. The fair has great commercial value as people come across from Nepal to trade in horse, oil etc. Makar Sankranti, marks the change of season and is celebrated with tremendous fanfare. People wear new clothes, and sweets are made in many interesting shapes like that of pomegranates, knives etc. Basant Panchmi marks the beginning of the spring season. Phool De is a festival that usually falls as per the Hindu calendar in March and is for young girls. Olgia is celebrated on the first day of August and is a time when the fields are full of lush green harvest. Khatarua festival is celebrated in mid September and marks the beginning of autumn season.
One can buy Hand woven Carpets and Himalayan Tree Saplings at Munsiyari Markets.
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