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Masar Tal is located in the Tehri Garhwal district of Uttarakhand. Budha Kedar Dham can be reached by covering a distance of 200 km from Dehradun. It is believed that Umrana Shah was the son of Ghumrana Shah. His wife Phoolmala had no children. When Phoolmala worshiped Lord Sheshnag, she was blessed with a son and a daughter. Both brothers and sisters chose a place to live. Which is called 'Mahasartal'. Both brothers and sisters of Nagvanshi reside in these two locks. There are two big lakes at this place which are called 'Mhar' and 'Mharini' pools. There is a mythological temple of 'Mhar' deity in Mahasartal, in the sanctum sanctorum of which there is a serpent deity made of stone. On the occasion of Ganga Dussehra, the idol of Mahasarnaag (snake deity) is carried from the original temple Vishan in a doli to Mahasartal for bathing. On this auspicious festival, sacrifice and worship by bathing Mahasarnag in Vedic rituals with chanting of mantras. Worship etc. is done. On this occasion, devotees come from far and wide and earn virtue by bathing in this pool. This fair to be held on Ganga Dussehra has been going on since ancient times. The length of this pool is about 70 meters and the width is about 20 meters. While 'Mharini' taal is circular. The depth of both the locks could not be ascertained.

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Masar Tal Trek lies in most remote region of Garhwal Himalayas in Tehri Garwal district of Uttarakhand at a height of 4139 meter above sea-level. It is just below Masar Top on Doodhganga’s left bank. The hikers can start their trekking to Masar Tal from Kalyani. A short drive of 41km from Uttarkashi to Kalyani will make you reach this pristine lake. Uttarkashi is well connected by motorable roads with major destinations of Uttarakhand.

If you are traveling by bus from Delhi, you can find buses and taxis from ISBT Kashmiri Gate to Rishikesh. From there, you can hire a taxi, share a cab, and use local buses to reach Uttarkashi and continue the journey to Kalyani. The total distance from Delhi to Masar Tal Trek is approximately 381 km.

If you are traveling by air, the nearest airport to Masar Tal Trek is Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun, which is located approximately 152 km away. From the airport, you can hire a direct taxi to base of Masar Tal Trek.

If you are traveling by train, the nearest railway station to Masar Tal Trek is Rishikesh Railway Station, situated approximately 151 km away. From the station, you can take a bus or hire a taxi to reach the base of Masar Tal Trek.

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