Very less is known about the history of Nainital. At one time, the Nainital area had many lakes and it was called the City of 60 lakes or 'Chakta'.
Though it may not have the same number of lakes today but the stunning landscapes and beautiful views are breath taking. It’s the best place for a perfect holiday surrounded with mountains and lakes. We list down things that you shouldn't miss while you take a trip to the "Mini Switzerland" of India.
Nainital Lake - What most of us don’t know is that it is owing to this lake that Nainital earned its name. It’s also known as Naini Lake and is located in the heart of the city.
Take a boat ride - The best way to experience the beauty of the lakes is to take a boat ride. You can also try Pedal boating, which is an awesome experience for someone seeking a pleasant cruise for affordable prices.
Nainadevi Temple - The shrine of Nainadevi is a must visit not only for all the holy importance it carries but you will be awestruck with the view from the temple that cover the most of the hill station.
Tiffin Top – Also known as Dorothy's Seat, it is a popular picnic spot and view point in Nainital. Placed on the Ayarpatta hill at 2292 m, Dorothy's seat is dedicated in the memory of Dorothy Kellet. After her death in a plane crash, her husband built a memorial for her at this place. It promises an excellent view of the Himalayas as well as the neighbouring country side.
Nainital Zoo – It is the best attraction for wildlife lovers in Nainital. Officially named as Bharat Ratna Pt. Govind Ballabh Pant High Altitude Zoo Nainital, is among the Very well maintained Zoos in India. Nainital zoo is home to exotic birds, high altitude thriving flora and fauna. Moreover this zoo is best known for its well trained staff, well looked after animals and economical entry fees.
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