Nainital is situated in Kumaon region of state of Uttarakhand. Nainital is known for lake, surrounded by natural mountainous beauty all around the city. It has been a number one hill station for years to visit due to being home to beautiful natural lake making it a paradise of lake on earth. Domestic travelers flock the city in large numbers during summer. Nainital is blessed with a very big lake called Naini Lake. Walking on the Mall road along side Naini Lake or enjoying boat ride on the lake is the best way to holiday in Nainital. Visitors also come this place in winters to see snow capped road and frozen Naini Lake, which is very picturesque. There are also various kinds of big and small hotels available for visitors here. It is named after a very famous deties Goddess Nani Devi. There is a temple of Naina Devi here in Nainital.
There are several lakes located near Nainital namely Sat Taj, Bhim Tal and Naukuchiya Tal, which are as famous as Nainital in this arear. One can also enjoy boat ride, water skiing and Kayaking on these lakes. Nainital tour includes some famous tourist spots in and around Nainital are mentioned below.
It is also a very big lake near Nanital. Bhimtal Lake is located at a distance of 26 km from Nainital. This is one of the most attractive lakes in this area as it is shaped like a fish. Boat ride on the lake is a major activity to do in Bhimtal. Lake is surrounded by scenic beauty that attracts tourists around the year.
Naukuchiyatal is also a beautiful Lake near Nainital, which is located at a distance of 27 km from Nainital. This is also a famous lake in this area. Tourists come in number to enjoye boat rides here. Hotels and restaurents are also available for the visitors.
Sattal is also a famous Lake located at a distance of 26 km from Nainital. Visitors come in numbers during summer to enjoy boat ride and other water sports. Pictursque mountainous beauty around Sattal Lake attracts thounsands of visitors towards this place.
Naina Devi Temple:
Naina literally means eyes; it is believed to say that eyes of Goddess Mata Sati dropped down here while Lord Shiva taking her died boby, hence named Naina Devi Temple. It is very famous temple dedicated to Goddess Naina Devi located along side lake Naini Lake. It is very famous temple amongst domestic travelers.
It is a very popular market along side Nain Lake where one can get suveniers and different kinds of products as well.
Hanumangarh is located at a distance of 3 km from Nainital Market and famous sunset point in Nainital. Visitors enjoy visiting that place when touring in Nainital.
It is also a famous attraction in Nainital, which is 1.5 km away from Nainital Bus station. Animals like Tiger, Lepord, Elephant, black dear and Neelgai can be spotted in this Zoo. It is also a good place to include in your itinerary while visiting Nainital
St. Jons Church:
It is the oldest Churche in the area. It was built in 1844 and completed on 2 April 1948. It is located close to the High Court of Nainital.
How to get there:
Nearest Railway station is Kathgodam. It is situated 24 km before Nainital. Some good trains are available from Delhi. Once reached railway station. Taxies are available outside train station to go to Nainital and many other places in the region.
Nainital is well connected by all the major cities of India. It is 300 km from New Delhi.
Nearest Airport is in Pant Nagar at a distance of 65 km from Nainital. Only small aircrafts are allowed to fly in this sector as run way is short. It receives seasonal flights as weather does not allow them to fly round the year.
Delhi Nainital Trip