Shikhar Falls

Open Time : Open 24 hours

Entry : free

Address : Shikhar Fall, Chamasari, Uttarakhand, India

Why to visit Shikhar Falls

The falls, which are surrounded by forested and steep terrain, require visitors to make a brief but difficult journey across a tiny pool to reach the main waterfall. When you reach the top, the breathtaking views and cool breeze are worth the extra effort. The waterfall is a haven for many different bird and butterfly species because of its abundant foliage and lush greenery.

Things to do near Shikhar Falls:

  • For thrill-seekers, the Shikhar Fall trip is the ideal place to get their fix of adrenaline. a well-liked tourist destination in Dehradun that receives a lot of international visitors.
  • Numerous sights can be enjoyed by tourists nearby the Falls. The destination is adjacent to other attractions like Mussoorie and Sahastradhara.
  • Take advantage of the fantastic hiking paths and have a wonderful day trekking across the stunning highlands. Enjoy the surrounding natural splendor and take some stunning family photos.
  • On the route up to Shikhar Falls, there are other little and large waterfalls as well. For refreshments, there are a few hawkers and snack stands at the summit.

Timings: Anytime

Best Time to visit: October to June 

Entry Fee: No Entry Fee

FAQ on Shikhar Falls

How to reach Shikhar Falls?

Shikar Fall is artfully hidden in Rajpur's Kairwaan village. To get to the waterfall, the travellers must start a short 1-kilometer hike. It is conveniently accessible from anywhere and is situated around 13 kilometres from the city's Clock Tower. The Rajpur road route can be used to go to the waterfall.

When is the best time to visit Shikhar Falls?

Shikhar Falls can be visited year-round, though. However, from October to June last year would be great.

What are the places to visit near Shikhar Falls?

Sahastradhara (13 km ), MDDA Park(12 km) , and Shiv Mandir (20 km) are the places to visit near Shikhar Falls.

What are the places to eat near Shikhar Falls?

At Shikhar Falls, there are a number of Maggi Points serving spicily delicious Maggi. The Maggi Points also offer delectable snacks, tea, coffee, and other beverages for a reasonable price.

What are the places to stay near Shikhar Falls?

Four Points by Sheraton (6 km), Hotel Ajanta Continental (9 km) and Fairfield by Marriott (4 km) are the places to stay near Shikhar Falls.

Special Tip

Bring comfortable hiking boots with you. Carry a medical kit with you and keep additional essentials on hand in case of any problems. If you are visiting during the summer, bring a raincoat. Before beginning the hike, check the weather.

By Abhilasha Prasad

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