Nainital Tourism and Travel Guide

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Nainital is small town near Himalayas in Kumaoni region of India. Nainital is a popular hill station since British rule. It is surrounded by the highlands and other notable locations and Nanda Devi is the highest peak in Uttarakhand. Its population is about 41,377.

Nanital Geo Location

Nainital is located in an elevation of approx.  2,084 meters above the sea level in Uttarakhand. One can well reach the location in any kind of transportation be it public and as well as Private.

Fairs and Festivals in Nanital

The people of Nainital celebrate their famous fairs and festivals with lots of exuberance. The most celebrated fairs and festivals in Nainital are Uttarayani, Basant Panchami, Sharadotsav (winter fair), Gheeya Sakranti (Olgia), Khtarua, Nandadevi fair, and Harela (Bikhauti). Travellers must be there during this time so that the occasions can well be managed and celebrated.

Culture in Nanital

Nainital people live a simpler version of lifestyle. They are away from the metro cities high silhouette lifestyle. They are very spiritual inclined. Jaagar custom is performed by the people. The famous artistic painting can well be acclaimed as “Aipan". Kumaoni people has their own dance style "Choliya".

Tourist Attraction Near By Nanital

Visit extensive areas and spots once you are into this location

There are many places to visit apart from tasting the beauty of nature. Below are the list of these places-

  • Naini Lake- Naini Lake is famous for its natural beauty. Photographers are very much attracted via this place. This place is the salvation of Nainital and it is situated in the middle of the town. Boating facilities are available here .This lake is opened for all and you have to pay just one hundred rupee for both entry and parking.
  • Naina Peak-The Naina peaks are also known as Cheena peak or China peak. It is situated at the elevation of 2615 meters above the sea level and it is the highest peak in Nainital. It has no entry fee and open for all day long.
  • Tiffin Top- The average longitude of Tiffin Top is 2292 meters above the sea level and it is located at the Aryapatta Hill. It is a famous view point from where visitors can see the wonderful nature of the Himalayas and Nainital. It has no entry fee.
  • Snow Views- Snow views located at an elevation of 2270 above the sea level. By a cable car visitors can view amazing sides of Himalayas like Trishul, Nanda Kot, and Nanda Debi. Snow view open for all days expect Saturday from 10.30a.m to 5.00p.m.

Nainital has now become affordable due to its numerous hotels and Home stay. There are loads of Luxury hotels that can well be found. Apart from these Guest houses – government houses turned into guest houses are also affordable at a reasonable pricing.

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