15 Best Places to Visit in Nainital
Nainital is a lake resort set at a height of 1938 m in a beautiful world valley. Surrounded by seven hills, the sparkling waters of a natural lake make it a gem among hill resorts. Legend has it that the lake was formed when the goddess Sati lost her eyes at this spot. She was being carried by Lord Shiva at the time and a lake was formed as a result. Naina (Eyes) ‘Tal’ (Lake) was thus given its name.
Tourist Places to Visit in Nainital : –
6 km.A picnic spot with a scenic view of the Himalayas and the entire lake region. It is among top in the list of tourist places to visit in Nainital.
6 km. Another picnic spot at a height of 2,481 m with a fascinating view of mountain ranges. It is among top in the list of tourist places to visit in Nainital.
2.5 km. Yet another picnic spot with a glorious voew all around. It is among top in the list of tourist places to visit in Nainital.
4 km.A memorial to British Lady.
3 km. A religious temple. Commands a spectacular view of the Himalayas, particularly at sunset.
4 km. Offer a scenic setting for a picnic.
Nainital Lake, a natural freshwater body, situated amidst the township of Nainital. It is kidney shaped or crescent shaped and has an outfall at the southeastern end. It is among top in the list of tourist places to visit in Nainital.
4 km. Ideal for astronomical Studies.
Naina Devi Temple
Naina Devi Temple is a famous holy temple in Nainital located near the lake. Goddess Sati is the deity of the Naina Devi temple.
Tourist Places to Visit near Nainital
11 km. An orchard country and an established health resort.
22.5 km.A quiet and scenic lake resort.Fishing is available on permit.
26 km.A lake with nine corners which make a scenic spot. Migratory birds come here in large number. The Lake offers good fishing.
20 km. Another picturesque lake resort. Fishing available on permit.
18 km. A health resort and a bee keeping center. An attraction for butterfly catchers.
25 km. known for its orchards and picturesque setting.
PLACES OF WORSHIP
Church of St. Mary, Methodist Church, St.Francis Church
Naina Devi temple, Pashan Devi temple, Hanumangarhi temple
Jama Masjid at Talli Tal,Malli Tal and Bhowali
Altitude 1938 m
Temperature Max Min
Summer 26.7C 10.6C
Winter 15.6C 2.8C
Rainfall 279 cm
Season March to June and September to October
Summer Light Woolen
Winter Heavy Woolens
HOW TO REACH NAINITAL
Pantnagar,71 km is the nearest airport.
The nearest railway station is Kathgodam 36 km away.
Nainital is connected by road motorable roads to many places.
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