Top things to do in Nainital

The hidden jewel of Uttarakhand which enthrals tons of tourists endlessly is nothing but Nainital. This adorable hill station cuddles closely in the warmth of Kumaon ranges in the Himalayas. A lull little valley situated at an altitude of 2000m with a glimmering Naini Lake making it one of the favourite weekend destinations for people around Delhi.

Verdant greeneries and wrinkled mountains with a cascade of white snow at the top fills the beauty of Nainital. The presence of the Naini and other lakes have secured the title “city of lakes” to Nainital. Lake boating, shopping, nature walks, colonial architecture, ropeway ride, and other similar attractions will let you unwind during weekends.

Reaching from Delhi or nearby places around Nainital is not difficult. If you expect a stay during your transit, you can book hourly rooms via Bag2Bag in and around Delhi. Hotel rooms by hour in Nainital are also available through Bag2Bag.

Naini Lake

This charming lake acts as a focus of attraction in the entire Nainital. Naini lake lay in the middle of craggy peaks to offer you the eye-popping view. The serene atmosphere and unruffled water will urge you to paddle across the lake. Besides boating, long stroll in the evenings with your family or sweet interaction with ducks are highly recommended in this sparkling lake. Naini lakeshore is packed with several food joints to taste the delectable local meal or snacks. After that, you can visit nearby lakes that are easily accessible from Naini. Every lake in Nainital has something special to offer for its visitors.

Tiffin Top

Cherish the spectacular view of Himalayas from Tiffin Top! This place presents a broad view of the Nainital city and Kumaon ranges. Tourists mainly prefer Tiffin top to look fixedly on the morning sunrise. No extra effort needed for the camera clickers as you can capture the wonder on the go. Also, this spot is popularly known as Dorothy’s seat which was built in the sweet memories of English artist Dorothy Kellett. Wait for the murky clouds to unveil the alluring Himalayan valleys! If you are looking for a little break before visiting other places, then book a short stay with Bag2Bag.

Nainital Ropeway

Relish the rugged mountains by taking an aerial cable car ride! Adventurous ride at the elevation of 2200m will provide you with the utmost delight. This lofty ropeway moves smoothly from Mallital to the snow viewpoint, traversing through peaks and ravishing Naini Lake. This is the time to adore the far-reaching view of Nainital from the cable car. Be suspended for just 2.5 mins to experience the intrepid journey of your lifetime. This is the safest and most enjoyable ropeway in the Himalayan region.

Nainital Zoo

One of the three high altitude zoos in India that have been providing shelters to a multitude of amazing wild creatures since 1984. Here you can spot the vulnerable species like Sambar, Tibetan Wolves, Royal Bengal Tiger, Leopard Cat, Himalayan bear, etc. The zoo also acts as a habitat for different birds such as Golden Pheasant, Rose-ringed Parakeet, Kalij Pheasant, Steppe Eagle, Hill Partridge, White Peafowl, and many more. Great place to hang out with kids where you can introduce certain animals to them.

Raj Bhawan

The architectural style of Raj Bhawan has signs of Scotland Castle. A stupendous house which is overwhelmed with grandioseness and elegance. To enhance its appeal further, it houses an 18-hole golf course amidst the green vegetation. This two-storey building comprises nearly 113 rooms, a garden, and a swimming pool. British governors used to live here earlier and still serves as the dwelling for Governor of Uttarakhand

Chandni Chowk 

The essence of Delhi in the euphoric land of Nainital! Nothing is more overwhelming than tasting native foods like a local. Be ready to savour the hot and crispy samosas, kachoris, overloaded sweet jalebis, stuffed paranthas, and a lot more. The appearance and taste of this restaurant nearly resembles Chandni Chowk in Delhi. As it exists in the Mall road, you can go shopping after finishing your meal.

Serene lakes, towering mountains, colourful markets, stunning views, are what you can expect during your weekend trip to Nainital. Get an affordable day use hotel room or Night stay hotel room during the trip easily with Bag2Bag.

Tags:
Leave a Comment