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“Nice place for adventure activities” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Chauli Ki Jali

Chauli Ki Jali
Ranked #1 of 10 things to do in Mukteshwar
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New Delhi, India
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119 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
“Nice place for adventure activities”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 29, 2013

Rocky mountain patches where you can do rock climbing for the entire day (if you have that much energy). You can also do rappelling. I have heard that you can now also do para sailing from this spot.
There is a ancient temple, which is nice. Good treks and nice views.

Visited May 2012
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New Delhi, India
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51 reviews
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“Must visit in Mukteshwar”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 29, 2013

good place if you wish to do some hiking rock climbing. Excellent view of the valley below. The drive to the point is something you should not miss.

Visited March 2013
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Delhi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 1, 2013

It is was like your seeing a another world which is deep down below. Very good place for sun-set and sun-rise.

Visited January 2013
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California
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“Easy hike to rocky outcrop with scenic views”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 2, 2013

A visit to Mukteshwar would be incomplete without a visit to Chauli Ki Jali.

Near the Mukteshwar temple, a trail makes its way through the trees along the edge of a steep slope, and then emerges out onto a series of rocky outcrops. On one of these can be seen a circular hole. This is Chauli Ki Jali which gives the site its name. As per local legend, women seeking to be blessed with children visit this spot on the evening of Shivaratri, and attempt to descend down through this hole. It is said that if they succeed in doing so, their wishes do indeed come true.

On any other day of the year, this is a perfect spot for a hike (we were told that during the summer, this area is also popular for rock climbing). It affords great views of the surrounding hills and valleys (Almora is clearly visible), as well as panoramic vistas of the distant snow-clad ranges of the Uttarakhand Himalayas. One can potentially spend several hours here enjoying the natural beauty and exploring the vicinity. We had to keep our visit very brief, but thoroughly enjoyed what we saw. On the way back, we ascended a side trail to the quiet and peaceful Mukteshwar temple.

Visited December 2012
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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“Chauli ki Jali”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 27, 2013

This was during our visit in May 2011. Vikram from Trishul Orchard had organised Rock Climbing, Rappling and Flying Fox here and boy was it fun!!!!!

After the adventure activities were done, we just enjoyed the nature and the lovely sunset where the colours in the sky kept on changing every minute.

Visited February 2012
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