Fast Facts :-
Area 11.73 sq.km
Altitude 1938 m.
Populaction 29.837
Language Hindi, English, Kumaoni
Religion Hindusm ...
Introduction
• Need a break from the heat and the
dust? Arrive at the hill resort of
Nainital tourism. The popular summ...
 The hill resort of Nainital plays hosts to
several fairs and festivals that attract
tourists and the localities alike....
 For the adventure sort lovers,
Nainital is the place to be in for
Regatta. Annually in the third
week of June, a sail...
Lake :-
The nucleus of Nainital’s exquisite beauty is
beautiful lake .In the day ,mirrored in its waters
stand seven pr...
The lake offers the holiday makers ample
opportunity for yachting, boating or paddling
the boat. Boating rates in conven...
The Mall :-
 On one of side of lake run the Mall road
now named Govind Ballabh Pant Marg. It is
lined up by many hotel...
closed for vehicular traffic in evening
hours to facilitate Mall strolling which is
the famous attraction for all the
t...
The Flatts :-
At the northern side of the lake there is a place of
rendezvous for people from all walks of life . Here
...
In Bhotia Market vendors sell their fancy
items .There is Mosque, Gurudwara and
Naina Devi temple in flatts. Capitol
ci...
Zoo :-
Around one Km. away from bus stand at an
altitude of 2100 meters in sprawling open
area there is Govind Ballabh ...
Now a days it has Monkeys,
Himalayan black bear ,Leopard
,Siberian Tiger ,Palm civet cat, Wolf,
Silver Pheasants, Rose ...
Aerial Ropeway :-
It is one of the main attractions of Nainital.
This ropeway connects Snow-View Point (at
2270 Mts.) w...
It takes approx. 151.7 seconds to
cover one way journey by trolley
Cabin capacity is 10+1 or 825 kg.
Timings
10 AM to ...
Governor’s House (Raj Bhavan) :-
Raj Bhavan was built by British as residence of
Governor of North West Province. Now Ra...
State guests coming to Nainital also
use it for their stay. It consists of a
marvelous garden, Golf Links,
Swimming Poo...
Caves Garden :-
This feature is the latest addition in
the list of numerous tourism spots in
Nainital . It is located i...
Hanuman Garhi :-
It is around 3.5 Kms away from the bus stop
at an altitude of 1951 Mts. Hanuman Garhi is
a religious c...
Aryabhatta Research Institute of
Observational Sciences(ARIES) :-
 Situated on Manora peak it is about 1 Km from
Hanum...
For night viewing of stars and planets some days
are fixed on moon lit nights and permission is
necessary
 Observatory...
Snow View :-
It is the most easily accessible hill top, height 2270 mts.
and at a distance of 2.5 Km from the town. The ...
Naina Peak or China Peak :-
Naina peak is the highest peak of the town , at an
altitude of 2611 mts. and at a distance o...
Lands End :-
Its altitude is 2118 mts. & it is located at about 4
Kms from the town. The best feature of this spot is
t...
Kilbury :-
At an altitude of 2194 mts. and 10 Kms. from
the town this place is accessible by a motor
able road. There i...
Bhowali :
It is 1706 meters above the sea level and 11
Kms. away from Nainital. This is a road
junction serving all the...
Sat Tal :
At a distance of about 23 Kms. from Nainital
at an altitude of 1370 mts. Sattal is a unique,
It is comparable...
Bhimtal:
It is about 22 Kms. from Nainital and 11 Kms. from
Bhowali at an altitude of 1370 mts. The pride of
Bhimtal is...
Ranikhet :
A hill station, idyllic in its charm, Ranikhet with its
majestic pine trees, is 60 Kms. from Nainital.
Accor...
Adventure sports in nainital :
The Lake the fountain-head of yatching, has
promoted through the club, the keen interest ...
* One can experience this sky adventure in the
company of experienced parasailors . In
adventure sports Hotbalooning is ...
* Nainital mountaineering club at
Nainital is pioneer in the area of
mountaineering & rock-climbing training .
Rock Cli...
Best Time To Visit :
The best time to visit any hill resort in
India is certainly the summer months
from March to June....
What to buy :-
The hill resort of Nainital offers several
shopping items to its tourists. You must check
out the renown...
Where to stay :-
Accommodation is easily available in
Nainital. You may take your pick from the
several hotels and lodg...
How to Reach :-
By Air:
Nainital does not possess an airport of its own.
The nearest airport from the hill resort is
that of Pantnagar,...
By Rail :-
Nainital is conveniently accessible by different
parts of the country, mainly due to the
presence of a well-...
By Road :-
The most feasible way to reach Nainital is via road.
The extensive road network that connects Nainital
with ...
Nanital by Lalit kumar ,Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak
Nanital by Lalit kumar ,Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak
Nanital by Lalit kumar ,Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak
Nanital by Lalit kumar ,Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak
Nanital by Lalit kumar ,Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak
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Nanital by Lalit kumar ,Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak

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  • 1. Fast Facts :- Area 11.73 sq.km Altitude 1938 m. Populaction 29.837 Language Hindi, English, Kumaoni Religion Hindusm (75.80%), Islam (15%), Sikhism (8.43%) Maxiume Temp 18* C Minimum Temp. 7.6* C STD Code 05942 State Uttrakhand
  • 2. Introduction • Need a break from the heat and the dust? Arrive at the hill resort of Nainital tourism. The popular summer retreat of India, Nainital attracts innumerable tourists during the summer heat. The hill resort is indeed a pleasure. The gorgeous greens and the majestic mountains add to the beauty of the hill resort. The small town of Nainital in Uttaranchal is dotted with cottages, villas and bungalows.
  • 3.  The hill resort of Nainital plays hosts to several fairs and festivals that attract tourists and the localities alike. As the name indicates the Autumn Festival is celebrated in the autumn season. The annual festival takes place in honor of the goddess Naina Devi in the month of September.  The winter months of October and November see the Kumaon Festival. The Kumaon festival is Organized by the Tourism Department of Uttar Pradesh. Besides the gaiety in the air the festival is the perfect time to get an insight into the local cultures and traditions
  • 4.  For the adventure sort lovers, Nainital is the place to be in for Regatta. Annually in the third week of June, a sailing race takes place in the Naini Lake. You may hire the Yachts from the Nainital Boat Club and enjoy.
  • 5. Lake :- The nucleus of Nainital’s exquisite beauty is beautiful lake .In the day ,mirrored in its waters stand seven proud hills, dotted with pretty cottages and villas . This reflection alone holds one spell bound. More beautiful than this however is the lake at night when the myriads of bulbs from the hill sides and quite a large number hanging near the lake’s edge stab their magic light into its waters.
  • 6. The lake offers the holiday makers ample opportunity for yachting, boating or paddling the boat. Boating rates in conventional rowing boats ranges from Rs. 30/- to Rs. 50/- in peak season days from one end of lake to another end. Paddling boats are available on hourly rate from Rs. 50/- to Rs. 90/- depending on type of paddle boat and tourist rush. Rowing as well as paddling boats are available at both ends of lake
  • 7. The Mall :-  On one of side of lake run the Mall road now named Govind Ballabh Pant Marg. It is lined up by many hotels ,reataurents,travel agencies , shops ,banks and other business concerns. In summer months of May & June Mall road is
  • 8. closed for vehicular traffic in evening hours to facilitate Mall strolling which is the famous attraction for all the tourists. This road is the main link joining Mallital and Tallital.  On the other side of the lake lies the Thandi Road . It is comparatively less busy and have Pashan devi temple. Vehicles are not allowed on Thandi Road
  • 9. The Flatts :- At the northern side of the lake there is a place of rendezvous for people from all walks of life . Here evenings are heavily crowded. There is a statue of Pt. Govind Ballabh Pant and a beautiful fountain . There is a band stand . The Flats has playing ground used for sports games and cultural activities during festivals. There is Chat Bazar,Bhotia Market in the flats
  • 10. In Bhotia Market vendors sell their fancy items .There is Mosque, Gurudwara and Naina Devi temple in flatts. Capitol cinema and Rink theatre which is used for roller skating are also situated in Flatts. A portion of the flatts is used for car parking New club ,Boat House club ,Masonic Hall are in the periphery of the flatts for recreation
  • 11. Zoo :- Around one Km. away from bus stand at an altitude of 2100 meters in sprawling open area there is Govind Ballabh Pant High Altitude Zoo .
  • 12. Now a days it has Monkeys, Himalayan black bear ,Leopard ,Siberian Tiger ,Palm civet cat, Wolf, Silver Pheasants, Rose ringed Prakeet, Hill Fox , Ghoral, Barking Deer, Sambhar. The zoo remains closed for visitors on Monday, all national holidays , Holi & Diwali.
  • 13. Aerial Ropeway :- It is one of the main attractions of Nainital. This ropeway connects Snow-View Point (at 2270 Mts.) with Nainital near flats. Aerial ropeway starts at Mallital , there are two trolleys to carry passengers
  • 14. It takes approx. 151.7 seconds to cover one way journey by trolley Cabin capacity is 10+1 or 825 kg. Timings 10 AM to 4 PM Ticket for both way Journey 100/- ( Adult) 60/- ( Child)
  • 15. Governor’s House (Raj Bhavan) :- Raj Bhavan was built by British as residence of Governor of North West Province. Now Raj Bhavan is the official accommodation of Governor (Uttaranchal).
  • 16. State guests coming to Nainital also use it for their stay. It consists of a marvelous garden, Golf Links, Swimming Pool. Jhandidhar Modi Heights,Munshi heights are the other places in the complex worth seeing .The Governor’s House was built in the line of Buckingham Palace having double storied 113 rooms .For visiting this place prior permission is must.
  • 17. Caves Garden :- This feature is the latest addition in the list of numerous tourism spots in Nainital . It is located in Sukha Tal around one Km from Mallital very near to Kumaun University Campus.
  • 18. Hanuman Garhi :- It is around 3.5 Kms away from the bus stop at an altitude of 1951 Mts. Hanuman Garhi is a religious centre and famous for its sun set view .One can go to Hanuman Garhi by taxi, bus or even on foot from Nainital .It has a temple complex presiding deity being Lord Hanuman besides Ram and Shiva. At the instance of Neem Karoli Baba around 1950 these temples were built. On the other side of the hill there is Shitala Devi temple and Ashram of Lila Sah Bapu
  • 19. Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observational Sciences(ARIES) :-  Situated on Manora peak it is about 1 Km from Hanumangarhi if some one prefers to visit it on foot . By road it is about 9 Kms from Nainital . It is a centre of astronomical studies and optical tracking of artificial satellites.
  • 20. For night viewing of stars and planets some days are fixed on moon lit nights and permission is necessary  Observatory was established at Nainital in 1955 and shifted to present location of Manora Peak in 1961. The primary objective of the observatory has been to develop facilities for modern astrophysical research in stellar, solar & theoretical branches of astrophysics. On some selected clear nights the visitors are also shown some celestial objects through the telescopes
  • 21. Snow View :- It is the most easily accessible hill top, height 2270 mts. and at a distance of 2.5 Km from the town. The spot is accessible through ropeway . This peak is also connected by motor able road. Snow view as the name suggests offers an indescribably beautiful and breath taking picture of the glittering snows of Himalyas. It has a temple . Tea, snacks, Photographers are available at this place
  • 22. Naina Peak or China Peak :- Naina peak is the highest peak of the town , at an altitude of 2611 mts. and at a distance of 6 Kms from the town. Himalayan range in one side and a birds eye view of the lake city of Nainital in its full grandeur on the other. With a pair of binoculars a good panorama of the tract surrounding Nainital is obtained . Pony or Horses can be hired to visit this peak either from Snow view or from Mallital
  • 23. Lands End :- Its altitude is 2118 mts. & it is located at about 4 Kms from the town. The best feature of this spot is that one does not have to climb much and as the name suggests one feels on reaching the area that the end of the land has really come. One can go to Barapathar on a vehicle and then walk about one Km. up to the spot.
  • 24. Kilbury :- At an altitude of 2194 mts. and 10 Kms. from the town this place is accessible by a motor able road. There is a forest rest house for night stay. Kilbury is an ideal spot for a quiet and peaceful holiday
  • 25. Bhowali : It is 1706 meters above the sea level and 11 Kms. away from Nainital. This is a road junction serving all the nearby hill stations from Nainital. Bhowali is famous for its scenic grandeur and as a hill fruit mart , Bhowali is also known for its T.B. sanatorium established in 1912. Ghorakhal: Famous for the temple of Lord Golu worshipped by hill people and sainik school this place is at a distance of 3 Kms from Bhowali.
  • 26. Sat Tal : At a distance of about 23 Kms. from Nainital at an altitude of 1370 mts. Sattal is a unique, It is comparable with Westmoreland of England. As one approach toward Sattal first lake is old Nal Damyanti Lake. Next lake is Panna or Garude lake. As we move down there is a cluster of three lakes , these lakes are Ram,Laxman and Sita lake. Naukuchia Tal : It is 26 Kms from Nainital and 4 Kms from Bhimtal at 1220 mts above sea level. A pretty deep clean lake with its nine corner is a captivating site. Length of lake is 983 mts. ,breadth is 693 mts & depth 40.3 mts. There is ample scope for rowing ,paddling or yachting
  • 27. Bhimtal: It is about 22 Kms. from Nainital and 11 Kms. from Bhowali at an altitude of 1370 mts. The pride of Bhimtal is a beautiful lake which offers magnificent vistas for tourists. The lake is larger than Naini lake. Tourist enjoys here boating in lake. There is an island amid lake having beautiful aquarium . Tourist visit here by boats. The distance of island from lake shore is 91 mts. There is a 17th century Bhimeshwar temple complex along the 40 feet high dam . The local bus stand and taxi stand is situated near it. One road from Bhimtal leaves for Naukuchiatal while the another one goes to Kathgodam 21 Kms from here.
  • 28. Ranikhet : A hill station, idyllic in its charm, Ranikhet with its majestic pine trees, is 60 Kms. from Nainital. According to popular belief this spot had won the heart of Rani Padmini, queen of Raja Sudhardev . She chose this scenic place to her abode & since then, it has come to be known as Ranikhet, literally "Queen’s Field" . At an altitude of 1829 mts. above sea level, this hill station is undoubtedly a tourist’s paradise. The scented mountain breeze, fresh & pure, the singing of birds, the panoramic view of the Himalayas. Weaving an instant spell on the visitor Ranikhet draws visitors all the year round. Ranikhet is the headquarter of Kumaoun Regimental Centre.
  • 29. Adventure sports in nainital : The Lake the fountain-head of yatching, has promoted through the club, the keen interest India has in the sport. Every year national & zonal races are held in Naini Lake. Swimming competetion are also organized in Nainital in summer months. Beside this Canoeing , Kayaking competetion are organized in Naini Lake . Parasailing facility is available near Naukuchiatal
  • 30. * One can experience this sky adventure in the company of experienced parasailors . In adventure sports Hotbalooning is another attraction at Nainital. Hotbalooning camps are organized at Sukhata. * Golf Tournaments held every year in Golf Course of Raj Bhavan . Hockey, Football, Cricket, Boxing tournaments take place in Nainital annualy in their respective seasons at Flatts
  • 31. * Nainital mountaineering club at Nainital is pioneer in the area of mountaineering & rock-climbing training . Rock Climbing training takes place at BaraPathhar & Camels back .
  • 32. Best Time To Visit : The best time to visit any hill resort in India is certainly the summer months from March to June. The months of September and October are also pleasant to be visited. Though the monsoon season in between from end of June to August should be avoided
  • 33. What to buy :- The hill resort of Nainital offers several shopping items to its tourists. You must check out the renowned Handloom products and Kumaon woolens for their quality and warmth. Nanital also offers shaped candles that are locally produced. The candles are available in captivating colors and delightful designs. These attractive items make excellent options as gifts and souvenirs
  • 34. Where to stay :- Accommodation is easily available in Nainital. You may take your pick from the several hotels and lodges that cater to the needs of the tourists. The accommodation options are in ample in Nainital. They suit the budget of the varying tourists that flock to the hill resort, especially during the summer months. Good food is also available at the several restaurants and eateries in Nainital.
  • 35. How to Reach :-
  • 36. By Air: Nainital does not possess an airport of its own. The nearest airport from the hill resort is that of Pantnagar, approximately 70 km away. The domestic airport at Pantnagar has regular flights from the capital city of Delhi. However, since the place does not have too great a connectivity, it is better to board a flight to Delhi and from there, undertake a road or rail journey to Nainital
  • 37. By Rail :- Nainital is conveniently accessible by different parts of the country, mainly due to the presence of a well-laid rail network. The nearest railway station to the hill station is Kathgodam, about 35 km away from the main town. New Delhi, Lucknow and Kolkatta are well linked with Kathgodam through regular trains. The next nearest station is Lalkuan, located at a distance of 60 km from the main city of Nainital
  • 38. By Road :- The most feasible way to reach Nainital is via road. The extensive road network that connects Nainital with several other parts of northern India makes road travel cheaper and more convenient. New Delhi is about 310 km away from Nainital and it hardly takes eight hours to cover the distance. Many private tour operators provide luxury bus services, including Volvos, between the hill station and other cities of northern India. The state government also operates several buses, connecting Nainital with other cities of Uttarakhand and northern India

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