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Naini Devi Temple - NainitalNainital hill station in Uttaranchal is dotted with several famous and beautiful lakes; this place is also known as the Lake District of India. The most beautiful and well known lake of this hill station is Naini Lake which is surrounded by the hills. Other lakes of this hill station are Bhimtal Lake, Nakuchia Lake, Mallital, Tallital, Sattal, Khurpa Tal etc. Nainital is also known for its healthy climate and scenic beauty. This hill station is a popular health resort for visitors and attracts tourists around the year. Nainital is 34 Km from Kathgodam, the gateway of Kumaon and the terminus of North Eastern Railway. Nainital is situated at a height of 1939 metres from sea level and is surrounded by some outstanding peaks and hills.

Nainital is colder than the rest of the hilly places of Kumaon region. During monsoon, it gets heavy rainfall. Maximum and minimum temperature of the town ranged between 28.06 degree C and 7.06 degree C. The rainy season begins earlier than in the plains and continues up to the end of Sept. Snowfall is the heaviest in January or in early February.
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Major Tourist Attractions in Nainital

The hill station of Nainital is also popular for its exciting vantage points. During your tour to Nainital, you must visit the lakes and the vantage spots. Some of the most visited tourist attractions in Nainital are listed below.

Naina Peak - Naina Peak is the highest peak in Nainital which offers panoramic view of the peaks and valley. The altitude of the peak is 2611 mts from sea level. Naina Peak is also known by the name of China Peak. Naina peak is situated about 5 km from the town.

Naini Lake - Naini Lake is the central lake of Nainital as it is situated in the middle portion of this hill station. This blue water lake is the prime tourist attraction in Nainital. One can enjoy an idle walk around the lake or boating.

Dorothy Seat - Dorothy Seat is also known as Tiffin Top which is a memorial to Mrs. Dorothy Kellet built by her husband. From this place one can enjoy an excellent view of the Himalayas as well as the neighbouring countryside. It is 4.3 kms away from the town.

Snow View - Snow View is at the height of 2270 mts from the town and easily accessible through ropeway. This peak is also connected by motor able road. As the name of this peak suggests, it offers a paranomic and breath taking picture of the glittering snows of Himalyas.

Land's End - Land's End is one of the most visited and enchanting places of Nainital and only 4kms away from the city center. This place offers breathtaking view of the hills and scenic Khurpatal Lake.

St John-In-The- Wilderness - This is one of the earliest buildings as well as churches erected in Naini Tal. St John is a beautiful church with a marvelous interior and stained glasses on the windows. This church is very near to High Court.
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Lake View - Nainital Kilburry - Kilburry is 10 kms away from the town and it is an ideal place for peaceful holidays. This place is at the altitude of 2194 mts. and easily accessible by road. Here in Kilbury, there is a forest rest house for night stay which makes your trip really different.

Corbett National Park - This is India's first national park known for its royal tigers. Corbett National Park is situated about 115 km from Nainital. As Tiger is being the main attraction of this park but there are other animals in this park like elephant, panther, deer, pig and porcupine etc. There are more than 520 species of birds and several reptiles like python, crocodile, lizards and snakes.

Activities to Do in Nainital

Nainital has much in store for people who are adventurous and have nerves for outdoor activities. There are demanding and challenging treks, boating facilities, fishing facilities etc. One can also engage in yachting. At Mall one can indulge in shopping. In Nainital the main items to be bought are the woolen garments, decorative pieces made from wood and decorative colorful candles. For the woolen garments the Bohtia Bazaar is the best place. Enjoy and indulge in some of the famous activities in Nainital like:

How to Reach Nainital

The nearest railway station from Nainital is Kathgodam which is connected by trains from Delhi and Howrah. The narrow gauge trains come from Lalkuan which is 55 kms from Nainital. From Lalkuan and Kathgodam regular taxi and bus services are available for Nainital. Nainital is well connected by buses with other parts of the state. Inter state services are also available.

Hotels/ Resorts in Nainital

Nainital is the hill station which is supposed to be one of the most famous tourist spots in India. Hotels in Nainital are numerous and varied in nature. One can find hotels from budget class to luxury class. Hotels are available from low price to high standard as per visitors need. Hotels of Nainital are well known for their hospitality. Some of the most famous hotels and resorts of Nainital are:
» Balrampur House (Heritage Hotel)
» The Naini Retreat (Luxury Hotel)
» Arif Castles (Deluxe Hotel)
» Dolmaar Resort (Standard)
» James Cook's Cabins (Budget)
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