There are no words to describe the beauty of Nainital. This mesmerising hill station is located in Uttarakhand and is one of the best places to spend your summer vacations. You will get everything in one from the unforgettable view to the fun activities. It is famous for its lakes and snow capped mountains. So here are some things to know about Nainital tourism. 

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How To Reach Nainital?

The nearest railway station to Nainital is Kathgodam which is at a distance of 34 kilometres. Kathgodam railway station has a good connectivity to important place such as Delhi, Lucknow and Howrah.

New Delhi to Nainital

By Air: Being a hill station you will not get direct connectivity. The nearest airport to Nainital is Patnagar which is 65 kilometres from Nainital. From there you can take the bus or taxi. You can easily get a flight at approx- 3000 Rs.

By Train: The nearest railway station to Nainital is Kathgodam which is 34 kilometres. You can take bus or taxi from there it will cost you approximately 300 Rs.

By Bus: Nainital has excellent bus connectivity and there are several tour operators which operate on a daily bus service. It will cost you approx- 500 Rs.

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BEST TIME TO VISIT NAINITAL

The ideal time to visit this amazing destination is between the months of October to February. These months contribute to the good time to visit; it is neither too hot nor too cold during the day. However, it can be a bit cold during nights. But over all this is the best period to visit Nainital.

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TYPICAL COSTS

  • ACCOMMODATIONS: You can easily find good hotels in Nainital to spend your night. There are many luxurious hotels providing great facilities but it costs too much. You can also find cheap rooms to stay starting from Rs 400.
  • FOOD: Nainital is the popular tourist spot and it will pamper you with variety of cuisines from North Indian, Chinese, Italian and Thai. The local cuisine you will find here will be equally mouth watering. The popular dish is Ras which is made with several pulses (dals)

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PLACES TO VISIT IN NAINITAL

  • Naini Lake
  • Tiffin Top
  • Snow View
  • Naini Peak
  • Sattal
  • Ghorakhal
  • Gurney House
  • Pt. G.Pant High Altitude Zoo
  • Goddess Naina Devi
  • Khurpa Taal

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EXCURSIONS NEAR NAINITAL

  1. Sattal – 22 km
  2. Bhimtal – 24 km
  3. Ranikhet -65 km
  4. Mukteshwar – 52 km
  5. Kausani – 118 km

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Hey, this is Pankti, a zealous traveler and an enthusiastic entrepreneur who happens to love solo traveling and business is something that always triggers new life into me. Now my passion and interest have led to turn my profession, creating a business of my own- Crazy Wanderer that deals both in travel and lifestyle as well as digital marketing.

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