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About nainital

Surrounded by the steep forested hills of Kumaon on the outer Himalayas, Nainital is a city that grew up around its namesake, Lake Naini. A favorite destination for honeymooners, this hill station, with its mythological past, is a part of the Indian state of Uttarakhand. With a landscape dotted with a plethora of lakes like Tallital, Mallital, Sattal, and Bhimtal, it is no wonder that the region is known as the Lake District of India. A spider’s web of scenic trekking trails covers the hillsides surrounding Nainital. The breathtaking panorama of the tangled rides and distant peaks of the mighty Himalayas will hold you spellbound.\r\n\r\nSpend some time promenading along Mall Road and explore the exotic cuisines of Nainital and grab some unique souvenirs. Aside from gorgeous surroundings, the city also offers other attractions like Nainital Zoo, a cable-car ride to Snow View, an amusement park called Mountain Magic, the impressive Governor’s residence, Raj Bhavan with its extensive grounds and many beautiful churches. Whether it is boating on the emerald green lakes or clambering through the lush forests or simply relaxing in the lap of Mother Nature, Nainital is sure to bring out the romantic in you.

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  • Best time to visit nainital The best time to visit Nainital is during the summer season. The hill station attracts a lot of visitors durin...Read More
  • How to reach nainital The closest airport to Nainital is Pantnagar Airport. Unfortunately, it only has flight connectivity to Delhi ...Read More
  • Transport In nainital There are no local buses in Nainital. But there are travel agencies that arrange bus tours around the city. Vi...Read More
  • People of nainital A majority of the people of Nainital are Kumaoni people. There are also people from all over the country who h...Read More
  • Languages of nainital The official language of Nainital is Hindi. Since a majority of the population are Kumaoni people, Kumaoni lan...Read More
  • History of nainital The history of Nainital begins in mythology. Naini Lake is believed to be the ‘naina’ or eye of Sati, the wife...Read More
  • Culture of nainital The culture of Nainital reflects the simple and traditional lifestyle of the people of this region. Despite a ...Read More
  • Weather of nainital March to May are the summer months in Nainital. The days in this season remain pleasant, with the temperature ...Read More
  • Map of nainital Nainital is a city that grew up around the pear-shaped Naini Lake. It is nestled among the slopes of the Kumao...Read More

Best Places to visit in nainital

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Raj Bhawan Governor House

Raj Bhawan Governor House

Landmark

Spend approx 1 hour

With a boulevard of Deodar trees and gardens spread over 22 acres...
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Camels Back

Camels Back

View Point

Spend approx 2 hours

Camels Back is a stupendous life-like mountain peak the shape of ...
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Naina Peak

Naina Peak

View Point

Spend approx 4 hours

The highest peak in Nainital, Naina Peak pose a challenge to most...
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Pt. G.B. Pant High Altitude Zoo

Pt. G.B. Pant High Altitude Zoo

Zoo-Wildlife

Spend approx 2 hours

The high altitude of Nainital Zoo makes it a perfect home for num...
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The Nature Restaurant

The Nature Restaurant

In Hotel

Cost for Two - INR 300

Dine like a king at Nature Restaurant. The lavish menu has so man...
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Chandni Chowk Restaurant

Chandni Chowk Restaurant

Restaurant

Cost for Two - INR 400

Chandni Chowk Restaurant recreates the magic of its namesake, whi...
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Udupiwala

Udupiwala

Restaurant

Cost for Two - INR 50

Your search for lip-smacking South Indian cuisine in Nainital end...
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Sakley's Restaurant & Pastry Shop

Sakley's Restaurant & Pastry Shop

Cafe

Cost for Two - INR 500

Experience sugar rush as you delve into sugary delights at Sakley...
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Zoom Land

Zoom Land

Entertainment

Cost for Two - INR 400

At Nainital, you can get some thrill alongside natural beauty. If...
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Snow View Bar

Snow View Bar

Pubs

Cost for Two - INR 500

The picturesque town of Nainital has so much to offer to both the...
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Viceroy

Viceroy

Pubs

Cost for Two - INR 1000

Nainital has only a few bars, so if drinking is the kind of fun y...
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Boat House Club

Boat House Club

Pubs, Entertainment

Cost for Two - INR 850

Unlike other cities, the nightlife of Nainital is more relaxed an...
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Holiday Packages In nainital

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    Nainital & Corbett Self Drive - Ex Delhi
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    4 Nights Nainital & Corbett by Own Car
    4 Nights, 5 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.10,999
    Per Person on twin sharing
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    Weekend Getaway Nainital
    3 Nights, 4 Days
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    Rs.8,499
    Per Person on twin sharing
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Holiday Themes In nainital

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    Affordable Holidays
    3 Nights, 4 Days
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    Rs.8,499
    Per Person on twin sharing
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    Family Holidays
    2 Nights, 3 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.8,999
    Per Person on twin sharing
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    Hill Station Holidays
    2 Nights, 3 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.9,000
    Per Person on twin sharing
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Places to stay in nainital

  • Rewa Retreat
    Rewa Retreat
    Bhimtal
    One night from
    Rs.3,200
  • Neelesh Inn - A Luxury Lake view Hotel
    Neelesh Inn - A Luxury Lake view Hotel
    Bhimtal
    One night from
    Rs.2,800
  • Raj Hotel
    Raj Hotel
    Haldwani
    One night from
    Rs.1,160
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Popular Flights To nainital

    • AMDAhmedabad
      PGHPantnagar
    • Air India
      AI-531
    • 19:45 09:00
      1 Stop
    • 13h 15m
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    • Rs.8,731
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      AI-804
    • 06:30 09:00
      1 Stop
    • 26h 30m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.11,053
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      PGHPantnagar
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      AI-526
    • 10:05 09:00
      2 Stop
    • 22h 55m
      2 Stop
    • Rs.12,993
    • BOMMumbai
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      AI-538
    • 21:00 09:00
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    • 12h 00m
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