Situated at an altitude of 2,286 meters above sea level, Mukteshwar is a beautiful hill station located in Nainital district of Uttarakhand. Some of the tourist attractions of Mukteshwar are the following:
Indian Veterinary Research Institute/IVRI
The IVRI or Indian Veterinary Research Institute is one of the premier research institutes of the country. It is dedicated to the research work of livestock and development of the same, in the region. It came into being in the year 1893 on the recommendations of the Cattle Plague Commission.
It is located at Mukteshwar and its main function is to research, assist and quarantine highly infectious organisms. Its primary work involves researching animal nutrition, genetics and bacteriology.
Mukteshwar museum and library
Located in the Indian Veterniary Research Institute campus, at Mukteshwar is a library and museum. There are loads of books available in the library while the museum preserves the heritage and values of the IVRI.
The majestic Himalayas
Mukteshwar provides its visitors with some of the most beautiful and panoramic view of the Himalayan ranges. All the major Himalayan mountains are visible from this place. This splendid view has been a major attraction to the visitors visiting Mukteshwar.
Ramgarh is a picturesque hamlet located in the middle of apple, plum, peaches and apricot orchards not too far away from Mukteshwar. Here, visitors can enjoy the breathtaking view of the Himalayan ranges that surrounds the whole area.