WHY Nainital ?
There are lots of tourist hill stations in north India but Nainital is the best one because, Nainital offers all, Which can offer by a tourist hill station like a lake, whether, zoo, snow, boating, temples and hotels etc. The most popular one for which Nainital is none Naini lake. Nainital has two markets Tallital and Mullital. And the lake is between them. You can see Himalayas view from top hills of Nainital from Tiffin top, China peak. Jim Corbett Park of Nainital is world-famous. Important places of Nainital district are Haldwani, Ramnagar, Kaladhugi, Bhimtal, Ramgarh, Mukhteshwar, Sattal, Naukuchiatal.
Easy to reach
Nainital is a district of Uttarakhand, situated in north India. It is only 281 km far from Delhi (by road). Pantnagar Airport is the nearest airport to Nainital there are direct flight from Delhi and Mumbai to Pantnagar. Distance between Nainital and Pantnagar is 65 kilometre. There are two ways to reach Nainital by land one is via Muradabaad, kashipur and another way is via Moradabad, Rampur, Haldwani. Both routes are good to travel. If you have your own vehicle then you can choose any one way to rech Nainital. The route via Haldwani is 30 km long in comparison to Kashipur route but it is a more enjoyable route. Another way to reach Nainital via trains named by Uttarakhand Sampark Kranti, Ranikhet Express, Delhi Anand Vihar Kathgodam Shatabdi Express (3 trains Delhi to Haldwani). After Haldwani the only way to reach Nainital via road (via taxi or buses).
Places to visit
There are numerous tourist destination to see in Nainital district but most beautiful one is naini lake.
It is the most beautiful lake in Uttarakhand. The lake Naini is surrounded by a city called Nainital. The Jim Corbett National Park is the oldest national park of India. A place to feel the real nature is situated at Ramnagar, Nainital. The name is taken from the name of famous hunter name Jim Corbett who played a big role of the establishment of it in 1936 firstly is none as Hailey National Park. We can see free movements of dangerous animals in the forest of Jim Corbett Park like Lion, Elephants, Tigers etc. More than 70,000 people came in a season to visit The Jim Corbett National Park from India and other countries. Other places to see in Nainital are Tiffin Top, Zoo, Snow View Point, China Peak, Naini Temple, Maal Road ( The way to go Tallital to Mullital ), Bhimtal lake, the lake of Saattal, Mukteshwar Temple.
Hotels in Nainital
The number of hotels in Nainital which provides rooms range started from 200 to 20,000 for 24 hrs you can select a hotel according to your budget.
Five star hotel in Nainital Manu Maharani .
Four star hotel in Nainital - Hotel Arif Castles .
Three-star hotels in Nainital - Alka The Lake Side Hotel, Langdale Manor, Vikram Vintage Inn, Swiss Hotel, Aroma Hotel, Hotel Silverton Classic, The Mall Hotel Channi Raja.
There are lots of low price hotels namely Hotel Pratap Regency, Country Inn Bhimtal, Hotel Maharaja, Hotel Himalaya, The Pavillion etc.
Lots of other religious sites in Nainital which can not miss by a tourist like Nanda Devi Temple, Ghorakhal Temple at Bhawali, Surya Devi Temple at Haldwani.
Nainital is undoubtedly a favourite destination for so many tourists in our country. The lake is the main attraction though hiking and trekking in the nearby hills is equally enthralling. A round of the lake is about 2 km and many locals as well as tourists walk on it. The mall Road is in the sunny side but the opposite road known as 'thandi sadak' is cooler as it is always under the shade of the hill. Boating is the prime attraction and in earlier times many used it to go to the Eastern end of the lake (Tallital) from the western end (Mallital) but nowadays some pedal or battery rickshaws are available which can be used to go from one end to other. The lake divides this town in two distinct regions known as Mallital and Tallital. People living in Mallital walk from Mallital to Tallital while people living in Tallital take a trip of Mallital and many of them have this daily routine in their lives. There are a large number of eateries offering variety of food items and some sweet shops offering variety of sweets including local sweets also. The local 'Jalebi' is very famous and tourists relish it.