ABOUT Nainital :
Nainital is a glittering jewel in the Himalyan necklace, blessed with scenic natural spledour and varied natural resources . Dotted with lakes , Nainital has earned the epithet of 'Lake District' of India . The most prominent of the lakes is Naini lake ringed by hills . Nainital has a varied topography . Some of the important places in the district are Nainital , Haldwani , Kaladhungi , Ramnagar , Bhowali , Ramgarh , Mukteshwar , Bhimtal , Sattal and Naukuchiatal . Nainital's unending expense of scenic beauty is nothing short of a romance with awe-inspiring and pristine Mother nature.
Nainital is headquarter of Nainital District. It is also divisional Headquarter of Kumaon Division of Uttarakhand State.
Nainital Situated at an altitude of 1,938 metres (6,358 feet) above sea level, Nainital is set in a valley containing a pear-shaped lake, approximately two miles in circumference, and surrounded by mountains, of which the highest are Naina 8,579 ft on the north, Deopatha 7,999 ft on the west, and Ayarpatha 7,474 ft on the south.
BEST TIME TO VISIT:
March - June and September - December.
How to Reach:
Best transport is by rail upto Kathgodam then Nainital by road (35 KM ahead). Other transports are charted bus and Car. Air Link - Pantnagar 70 Kms from Nainital is the nearest air port .