Nainital is a Himalayan resort town in the Kumaon region of India’s Uttarakhand state, at an elevation of roughly 2,000m. Formerly a British hill station, it’s set around Nainital Lake, a popular boating site with Naina Devi Hindu Temple on its north shore. A cable car runs to Snow View observation point (at 2,270m), with vistas over the town and mountains including Nanda Devi, Uttarakhand’s highest peak.
What is Nainital famous for?
Nainital is famous for the Naini Lake, the amazing view and the pleasant weather, some of the other places of tourist interest are the mall, now known as the Govind Ballabh Pant Marg.
Nainital Zoo is a very important tourist spot where you can find rare species of snow leopard, steppe eagle and the Himalayan black bear. The Governor House of the Raj Bhavan with its sprawling gardens is one of the few Raj Bhavans open for public viewing Nainital’s latest attraction is the Eco Cave Garden where your children can learn about ecosphere.