Nainital is an idyllic town in the state of Uttarakhand and is located on the Kumaon region of the outer Himalayan range. The scenic beauty and natural charm of the place adds to its charm. It is surrounded by mountains on all sides and offers a great view of the snow capped mountain ranges.
Nainital in Uttarakhand is situated at an altitude of 2084 meters. Due to its high altitude, the hill station experiences a cool climate all over the year. The summer months are cool and pleasant while the winter months are chilly. The town receives snowfall between the months of December and February.
Nainital, Uttarakhand is known for plenty of tourist attractions. It is also an ideal place for trekking and mountain hiking trips. A number of sightseeing trips and trekking expeditions are undertaken in and around Nainital. Some popular points of interest in the town are:
- Naina Devi Temple
- Nainital Lake
- St. John in the Wilderness Church
- Governor's House
- Snow View
- Tiffin Top
- High Court of Uttarakhand
- Gurney House
Tourists can also go for safari tours to the Jim Corbett National Park, Bhimtal Lake, Mukteshwar, Khurpa Tal and other places.
There are a number of hotels in Nainital which offer comfortable accommodation with a blend of luxury. There are luxury hotels, middle range hotels as well as economy and budget hotels. Most hotels can be easily reached.
Travelers can easily come to Nainital. The road network connects the town with various places like Delhi, Nainital, Almora and other places. The nearest airport is the Jolly Grant Airport. Nainital also has a narrow gauge railway network which also connects the town with various parts of the state and the country.