Known as 'Land of Gods', the mighty Himalayas are truly blessed with extraordinary charm to mesmerise everyone’s wandering soul. Decorated with stunning snow-peaked mountains, massive glaciers, gurgling rivers, verdant valleys and shimmering lakes, this majestic mountain range is highly loved because of its jaw-dropping beauty and awesome surroundings. Himalayas are home to various high altitude waterfalls that you must visit while planning your next trip.
So hop on and explore these best high altitude waterfalls in Himalayas that will make your travel experience a memorable one.
Altitude - 2,200 m
Surrounded with dense lush green forests area, Birthi Falls is positioned on Thal-Munsiyari route. This high altitude Himalayan waterfall offers an impressive view of snow-peaked mountains. A small scenic trail from KMVN (Kumaon Mandal Vikas Nigam) restaurant goes towards this beautiful waterfall. The place can also be accessed from Kalamuni Pass. This is a must visit place if you are planning a road trip to Munsiyari. Birthi Falls is located close to KMVN tourist house. So you can stay at this property under a minimal budget. Enjoy spending quality time here amidst peaceful surroundings.
How to get there
Road: This place is well-connected by road and lies at 32km from Munsiyari. You can take a cab or private vehicle to reach here.
Air: Nearest airport is in Pant Nagar. Take a local bus or private cab towards Munsiyari.
Rail: Nearest railhead is at Kathgodam. Take a local bus or private cab towards Munsiyari.
Best time to visit
All the months are good except during Monsoon season (June-September). Since the trail is narrow, it becomes slippery and quite unsafe to reach this waterfall.