Nainital Tourism



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About Nainital

about Nainital

Come to the land that is surrounded by seven hills and lakes all around. This is the city that brings you closer to that nature. The city is referred to as the Lake District and is a paradise for the one who is in love with the nature and wants to explore it more and more. Located in the Himalayan belt amongst the Kumaon hills, Nainital is a splendid spot for a leisure holiday. With the rich treasure of lakes and hills, Nainital is referred to as the lake of three sages or the Tri Rishi Sarovar.


Nainital is one of the major tourist spots in northern India that attract thousands of tourists round the year. It is situated at an altitude of 1,938 metres. This valley is a pear-shaped lake surrounded by mountains. The highest mountain is the Naina which is on the North; on the west is the Deopatha and Ayarpatha is on the south.


You can enjoy magnificent views of the vast plain and the tangled ridge which is bounded by the snow, forming the central axis of the Himalayas. You can have a fabulous view of the Himalayas covered with white snow. From sunrise to sunset, to mesmerising natural beauty of the serene temples, Nainital serves as a best hill station where you can have a good time with your friend and family. Covered with dense forest, this is one of the best summer retreats to enjoy striking natural beauty that will compel you to come here again and again.


Coming to this wonderful town will refresh your mind and calm your soul. There are various characteristics of this lake city that make your vacation wonderful and quite enjoyable. There are many exciting destinations to visit in Nainital that will definitely make your trip a memorable one. 

Nainital Fast Facts

City: Nainital

District: Nainital

State: Uttarakhand

Country: India

Famous for/as: Health Resorts, Hill Station, Honeymoon

Best Season: March to Oct

Summer: 15 to 30°C

Winter: 0 to 24°C

Rain: July to Sept

Area: 3853 km2

Altitude: 2084 m

PIN Code: 263001, 263

STD Code: 05942

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Garhwali: Garhwal Post

Languages: Garhwali, Kumauni, Hindi

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