Located about 3 km away from the main township of Nainital at an altitude of 2,270 metres is Snow View Point. It is considered as one of the best spot to take in the spectacular views of the snow-clad Himalayas. The spot can be reached by an adventurous hilly trek or a comfortable taxi drive. Out of the different ways to reach this place, the most exciting one is by cable car, which commences at Mallital. In order to provide a perfect view to visitors, a pair of huge binoculars is installed at this spot. A small temple is also present at this high-altitude point, along with shacks for souvenirs, tea and snacks. An early morning trek to Snow View gives you some of the best views of the great Himalayan ranges.
2.5 Kms from Nainital