Places to Visit in Satkhol

ALhito Resort lies in the Satkhol village of Nainital district, 5 km away from Mukteshwar and nearly 30 km away from Almora. Satkhol is a destination surrounded by a wide variety of flora and fauna, providing you with a peaceful and quiet place to rest at. Alhito Satkhol is a perfect holiday destination. Every road, village, road bends, valley and pine-covered forest, has its own charm. This blog gives you some pointers about some nearby tourist places you can visit and activities you can try out.

Mukteshwar Dham

Mukteshwar Dham

Mukteshwar Dham, a Hindu temple located in Mukteshwar town located 49 km away from Nainital, is one of the prominent pilgrimage places. Mukteshwar Dham is a 350-year-old temple enshrining a white marble Shiva Linga, one of the eighteen most important shrines dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is believed to be where Lord Shiva killed a demon and gave him Mukti.

Bhalu Gaad Waterfall

Bhalu Gaad Waterfall | Picture Courtesy : Adobe Stock

Bhalu Gaad is derived from Bhalu, meaning Bear, and Gaad meaning Stream. It is a mixture of horseshoe and plunge shaped waterfall with an altitude of 60 ft. To reach Bhalu Gaad waterfall, one must travel through a beautiful 30-45 minute walk through dense forests and mountain streams. It is one of the rare places with no garbage or debris and away from the usual overcrowding due to it being comparatively undiscovered.

Chauli Ki Jali

Chauli Ki Jali | Source: Wikimedia

Behind the cliff of Mukteshwar temple, just 250 metres away, lies Chauli Ki Jali. Chauli Ki Jali is derived from the Hindi term Chauli meaning rock and Jali meaning hole. This place is ecstatic for nature lovers and adventure seekers with sightseeing options and adrenaline pumping rock climbing experience with a mesmerizing view of the Himalayan range and Kumaon Valley.

Satkhol Ashram

Satkhol Ashram

Sometimes rather than high octane experience, peace might be what the tourists are craving for. Satkhol Ashram provides tourists with a sanctuary of peace and purity to transform their lives into a quiet and subtle mindset. Present in the foothills of the Himalayas at an elevation of 1900m, nestled in a golden valley among orange grooves and whispering willows.

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