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Munsiyari 'The Diamond' of Kumaon

The Panchchuli peaks are a group of five snow-capped Himalayan peaks lying at the end of the... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2019
KB1130
Must visit to see the nature beauty

First time I see the five mountains covered with snow in very closest view. It's feel very diVine... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2019
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Reviewed 17 January 2019

The Panchchuli peaks are a group of five snow-capped Himalayan peaks lying at the end of the eastern Kumaon region, near Munsiyari, in Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand state. The peaks have altitudes ranging from 6,334 metres (20,781 ft) to 6,904 metres (22,651 ft). The Panchchuli...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 13 January 2019 via mobile

First time I see the five mountains covered with snow in very closest view. It's feel very diVine. There is the story behind the panchachulli mountains. Very sacred mountains.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 5 January 2019

Panchachulli is among the most prominent peaks in Kumaon Himalaya along with Mt Trishul. To enjoy Panchachulli at it best, one has to travel to Munsiyari. The peaks are tantalizingly close at Munsiyari and the best view can be enjoyed from Kalamuni pass or from...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank kakaanirban
Reviewed 16 November 2018

Though it is worth watching any time whereas will say to visit in month of mid feb and march when weather is not so harsh and bright sunshine is through out the day. At most of the time it gets covered with clouds. Munisyari gives...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Panchachuli means five stoves of five pandavas. According to Mahabharat pandavas went to heaven from this panchachuli way and anyone can feel heavenly aura of Great himalayas.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 24 October 2018

We were approaching Munsiyari when we first saw these mountains - absolutely out of the world. The sun was setting. The sky was golden red. One cannot ask for more.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank samirganguli
Reviewed 24 October 2018

It is a range comprising 'panch' (five) hill tops, with altitude ranging from 21000 to 23000 ft. Many trekkers negotiate these, particularly the Milam glacier.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 21 October 2018

Quite spectaculalrly close to Munsiyari. While one does not see the longstretch of the range that is visible from Chaukori or from Binsar, the Pancha Chulli peaks dominate the entire territory here because of their nearness.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 28 September 2018

Today (05.05.18) we reached Munsiyari very late due to rain with thunderstorm & we had to take help from the hotel ( KMVN) with an umbrella to get down from our car as it was pouring down very heavily. We were very depressed experiencing the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank kcdebnath
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Superb experience to visit place Panchchuli Peaks in the everning. Khaliya Top is an easy 10km trek from Munsiyari. It offers a magnificent view in summers of great Himalayan ranges. The five famous peaks namely Panchachuli, Hardeol, Rajrambha, Nandakot and Nandadevi are clearly visible from...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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First thing you are reaching Nainital on 25th and I presume that you will stay there at least one night and start for Munsiyari next day i.e. 26th Then it is very difficult to return back to Lucknow on 28th. Suppose you are... More
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Best seen from munsiyari. Enormous no of hotels of all budgets. Mostly clean.Only visit the room before lodging to find out the window from which peak is visible 24x7. Can services are available in the market, but only worth... More
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Go to pithoragarh and from pithoragarh to Munsiyari
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