Based in the Kumaon region of Uttarakhand nearby the volcanic lake Nani, Nainital is idolised by millions and is often referred as the Lake District of India. It is the best destination for all, who are looking for a perfect family outing or a romantic getaway in India. It is well attached to the major cities and gives a lot to rejuvenate your body and soul. Nainital Mountaineering Club; the name is enough to cheer the adrenaline seekers. With the variety of treks and the picturesque locations, Nainital is surely a must visit the location.
BEST TIME TO VISIT
Nainital in the Kumaon hills maintains pleasant weather throughout the year except for the winter months. The temperature is mild at any time, but in winters it becomes very cold. The climate of Nainital is regulated by the lake here which showers rain almost every afternoon. The best period for tourist to visit the place is from April to June and then again in September and October. The months of January to March are marked by snowfall. Equipped with the right clothing, this unique hill resort can otherwise be visited any season of the year.
Major Tourist Attractions:
- Boating on Naini Lake
- Naina Devi Temple
- Mall Road
- Raj Bhawan
- Gurney House
- Govind Ballabh Pant Zoo
- Tiffin Top
- Astronomical Observatory
- Snow View Point
Tourist Attractions places around NAINITAL
Ranikhet – Approximately 56 Km from Nainital, the place is considered to be a fruit heaven with orchards of various trees pouring sweetness. The serene place is ideal for an outing on the road.
Almora – The beautiful place is ideal for a summer escape, with all its temples, Nature’s destination that serves as a perfect picnic spot.
Bhowali – Merely 10 Km away from Nainital, this place is popular with apple, apricots, strawberries etc. Moreover, Cycling through the place can be a great pleasure.
Haldwani – When in Nainital, going to Haldwani is just a matter of one hour or more, covering 30 Km distance between. Also referred to as ‘Gateway to Kumaon, the place is a tourism charm.
Mukteshwar – Named after Mukteshwar Dham- the temple of Lord Shiva, the place is visited by devotees of Lord Shiva as well as hill station lovers.
Facts about Nainital
Famous as/for Hill Station
Languages: Kumaoni, Hindi, Garhwali Best
Winter: 0 to 24°C
Altitude: 2084 m
STD code: 05942
Restaurants in Nainital
Giannis Pure Veg
Sakley’s Restaurant & Pastry Shop