Reset All

People of nainital

A majority of the people of Nainital are Kumaoni people. There are also people from all over the country who have settled in the city. As per 2011 census, the population of Nainital was 41,377 individuals. The people of the city are generally very god-fearing and superstitious. They have an elaborate greeting ritual, especially when greeting elders in the community. The people prefer to dress in traditional attire, especially the ones living on the outskirts of the city, among the hills. The women wear ‘lehenga’ and ‘pichora’ or saree. The men wear long sleeved ‘kurta’ and caps. The married women also apply ‘sindoor’ on their foreheads and will also wear a mangalsutra and nose ring. \nThe community is very religious and the people take part in many communal prayers and other rituals. They are great believers in dressing in auspicious colours and believe that Thursdays are not good days. Majority of the people are Hindus and the social life revolves religious activities. The tourism industry forms the backbone of the economy of Nainital.

nainital people

Take a Look

  • Theme of Nainital [Hill station, Romantic, Adventure]
  • You'll love Nainital for [Trekking, Beautiful scenery]
  • Watchout for [Crowd]
  • Best Time To Visit
    March - June
  • Altitude 6,837 ft. above sea level

Plan your travel to nainital

Holiday Packages In nainital

  • nainital
    Amazing Nainital - Jim Corbett Tour (enjoy Heaven)
    3 Nights, 4 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.14,350
    Per Person on twin sharing
  • nainital
    Charming Ranikhet Kausani Nainital
    4 Nights, 5 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.16,450
    Per Person on twin sharing
  • nainital
    Lake Palace Nanital
    3 Nights, 4 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.14,000
    Per Person on twin sharing
View all packages

Holiday Themes In nainital

  • nainital
    Family Holidays
    3 Nights, 4 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.10,499
    Per Person on twin sharing
  • nainital
    Affordable Holidays
    3 Nights, 4 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.11,999
    Per Person on twin sharing
  • nainital
    Adventure Holidays
    3 Nights, 4 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.13,000
    Per Person on twin sharing
View all themes

Popular Domestic Destinations

  • manali
    manali
    4 Nights, 5 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.4,995
    Per Person on twin sharing
  • goa
    goa
    2 Nights, 3 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.6,999
    Per Person on twin sharing
  • kashmir
    kashmir
    5 Nights, 6 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.9,999
    Per Person on twin sharing
View all destinations

Places to stay in nainital

  • Hotel Happy Home - The Lake Paradise
    Hotel Happy Home - The Lake Paradise
    Nainital
    One night from
    Rs.4,700
  • Neelesh Inn
    Neelesh Inn
    Bhimtal
    One night from
    Rs.4,140
  • Raj Hotel
    Raj Hotel
    Haldwani
    One night from
    Rs.1,160
View all hotels

Popular Flights To nainital

    • LKOLucknow
      PGHPantnagar
    • Air India
      AI-424
    • 03:55 10:55
      1 Stop
    • 07h 00m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.9,205
    • NAGNagpur
      PGHPantnagar
    • Air India
      AI-642
    • 02:05 10:55
      1 Stop
    • 08h 50m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.10,934
    • IXCChandigarh
      PGHPantnagar
    • Air India
      AI-444
    • 07:05 10:55
      1 Stop
    • 03h 50m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.11,676
    • CCUKolkata
      PGHPantnagar
    • Air India
      AI-769
    • 04:55 10:55
      1 Stop
    • 06h 00m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.13,461
    • PATPatna
      PGHPantnagar
    • Air India
      AI-410
    • 12:50 10:55
      1 Stop
    • 22h 05m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.14,307
    • IDRIndore
      PGHPantnagar
    • Air India
      AI-635
    • 09:15 10:55
      1 Stop
    • 25h 40m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.14,573
View all flights

nainital Travel Talk Sharing travel experiences - one story at a time

Stone Temples Of Kumaon - A Tryst With Spirituality

Stone Temples Of Kumaon - A Tryst With Spirituality

If you want to discover the essence of Kumaon, head out to its ancient stone temples that seem wrapped in a serene time bubble.

19 Sep 2018  | 2-minute read
13 Shares
Best Shopping Spots Of Nainital

Best Shopping Spots Of Nainital

The bustling streets and malls are a must-visit while you are in Nainital

08 Aug 2018  | 3- minute-read
Revel In Luxury At These 4 Resorts In Nainital

Revel In Luxury At These 4 Resorts In Nainital

Holiday in mind? Explore these lavish resorts in Nainital!

11 Jul 2018  | 3- minute-read
1 Shares

Holiday Offers and Discounts

Andaman Packages

Andaman Packages

Starting at ₹16999 Per Person
Singapore Packages

Singapore Packages

Starting at Rs..39,990
Diwali Dhamaka Sale

Diwali Dhamaka Sale

On Domestic and International Holidays
Kerala Packages

Kerala Packages

Starting at ₹12999 Per Person

Frequently Asked Questions

Call Now
Applying changes