Waterfalls Near Muni Ki Reti, Uttarakhand

by Mridula on April 15, 2013

in Canon D550,India,Photography,Uttarakhand

When the camp folks (Near Muni Ki Reti, Uttarakhand) told us we were going to do rappelling after a small trek I was more excited about the trek. I had no idea that the way was full of waterfalls. So when I came across the first one I did some acrobatics to get closer to it and take a picture. All these pictures featured here today are from Muni Ki Reti area.

Waterfall Near Muni Ki Reti, Uttarakhand

Waterfall Near Muni Ki Reti, Uttarakhand

There was a tea and Maggi shop next to it but they kept the surroundings clean. I love to eat Maggi during treks but on this day I had not walked enough to feel hungry. So we went ahead. There were a lot of school girls coming down and the talk that was reaching my ears was mostly about smart phones and Facebook.

The Bigger Water Fall near Munti Ki Reti

The Bigger Water Fall near Munti Ki Reti, Uttarakhand

This is a special waterfall for me as it is the first one beneath which I stood. We did rappelling on the dry side of this waterfall on the right in this picture. I also enjoyed putting my feet in the water and doing nothing for quite sometime. By the time everyone in our group was through with rappelling and getting drenched it was mid afternoon. I was now looking forward to tea and Maggi.

The Lady Who Sells Maggi and I

The Lady Who Sells Maggi by the Fountain and I

There are two people who sell Maggi and tea at the fountain. The gentleman is who you see first as you arrive. So almost everyone orders with him. The lady is extremely bitter about it and would ask all of us who didn’t order at the first instance. That is how I ate Maggi with her and asked if she will pose with me.

After Maggi and tea tucked inside I started walking back to the place where our bus was parked. It was a day well spent, one that I will remember for a long time!

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{ 9 comments… read them below or add one }

Niranjan April 19, 2013 at 6:50 pm

Awesome place. Would love to get under those falls. Nice post Mridula.



Chitra April 17, 2013 at 9:41 pm

Lovely pics but those sharp bends scare me..


Ajeeth boaz April 17, 2013 at 4:09 pm

Cool falls, Nice shots…


desi Traveler April 17, 2013 at 3:53 pm

Waterfalls always bring that refreshing feeling. I am amazed to see this guy rappelling near the falls.


alka narula April 17, 2013 at 8:14 am

Wow , loved the 2nd shot the most !


Mridula April 17, 2013 at 12:18 am

Thank you Debopam.

Thank you Farzana and Ali.

Vishal even my favorite food is Maggi. I eat it more than my daughter!


Vishal Rathod April 16, 2013 at 9:37 pm

Nice One Mridula . I have not been to Himalayas apart from Amarnath and Pahalgam . But I have read in many blogs that there are lot of Maggi Shops here . My favorite food is Maggi and have it twice a week and want to have same when I roam in Uttarakhand and Himachal. Nice waterfall . Wanna put my head below it .
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farzana & aliasgarmukhtiar April 16, 2013 at 5:29 pm

beautiful captures


Debopam Banerjee April 16, 2013 at 12:36 pm

Always loved these mountain fountains………….


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