Devalsari

About Devalsari

Tehri GarhwalIt is situated in Tehri district about 52 kms from Mussoorie on Thatyur road.
55 kms / 2 hr
From Library Bus Stand, Cart Road, The Mall Road, Mussoorie

Devalsari in Mussoorie

Devalsari is a hidden paradise of umpteen variety of colorful butterflies in the Aglar Valley of Tehri Garhwal. It fascinates the nature lovers and bird watchers for it is home to significant rare species of butterflies. People come to spot the bird and butterflies through camps organized by diufferent companies and agencies. Some varieties of butterflies found here are - azure sapphire, siren, common copper, painted lady, marbled flat, grand duchess and common peacock. Devalsari also is the base camp for Nag Tibba trek. Nag Tibba is located 13 km away from Devalsari. It is one of the four villages from where Nag Tibba trek can be start. Other villages are Pantwari, Manglori and Aunter. The trek offers a panoramic view of the Himalayas. This place is perfect for those who love to explore the nature. Avid travelers, explorers, writers, photographers can excel their skill in the peaceful atmosphere of Devalsari.

Devalsari : Land of Trekking, Butterfly spotting & Bird watching

Bird Watching & Butterfly Spotting: Crossing the serpentine roads of lofty hills and hanging bridge you reach Devalsari, a hamlet nestled at a distance of 55 km from Mussoorie. The scenic beauty is decked with thick forests of oak and rhododendron trees encircled by gushing streams from the height. The hidden gem in Garhwal hill is famous for its homage to countless variety of butterflies. The nature delight blended with scenic backdrops and chilly mountain air lets one unfurl and amaze at the fluttering vivid butterflies.

Trek Start from Here

Nag Tibba: Nag Tibba is located near Mussoorie. It is one of the best weekend trek option that you can do easily. This trek is perfect for those who love to walk in natures lap. Nag Tibba gives stunning views of Doon valley.
Nag Tibba is also known as Serpent’s Peak. It is the highest peak (9915 ft) in the Nag Tibba range of the Garhwal Himalayas and is said to be the abode of Nag Devta. This trek is surrounded by Oak and Deodar forests bustling with birds and provides an opportunity to see the unique Garhwali village and their culture.

Best Time To Visit Devalsari (Aglar Valley) : May-June

How To Reach Devalsari, Tehri Garhwal

One can reach Devlsari by hiring Jeep or Car from Mussoorie. Devalsari is also a base camp for Nag Tibba trek. Located at 55 kms from Mussoorie, follow the following route to reach Devalsari.

Mussoorie - Suwakholi - Bhainswari - Thatyur - Devalsari

Latest happenings in the la-la land of butterflies

A nature and bird-watching camp was organised by Titli Trust, an NGO supported by the Mussoorie forest division and the ecotourism wing of Uttarakhand forest department. The 32 participants were bewildered by the variety of bird and butterfly life at Devalsari. They counted 60 species of birds and 70 species of butterflies. On just one three-hour walk, participants counted 60 butterfly species. There were over 1,000 butterflies spotted.

Location of Devalsari

Devalsari is located in Tehri Garhwal ( It is situated in Tehri district about 52 kms from Mussoorie on Thatyur road.).

Pay securely online with
Best Hotel & Tour Package Deal