Tourist Places in Nainital

Places to Visit in Nainital

Nainital - #2 of 70 in Uttarakhand |
Nainital Average Rating - 5.8/7 1 based on 13102 Ratings

Nainital is mostly preferred by travellers. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Nainital is, however, mostly preferred by Family, Couple. The best season or months to visit places in Nainital are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November. There are 41 tourist places in Nainital, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Nainital can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Nainital for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Nainital Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Nainital, browse through photos & pictures, explore Nainital using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Nainital, which are great places to visit, are Kilbury, Sonapani Himalayan Village, Garjia Devi Temple, Dhikala, Corbett Museum. Nainital can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.

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  • Type: Lake
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Nainital Lake, Nainital
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6.3 / 7 1
315 Ratings & 234 Reviews
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  • Type: Temple
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Naina Devi Temple, Nainital
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6.0 / 7 1
95 Ratings & 67 Reviews
"Nainadevi Temple"Aug 8, 2016 "Very divine feeling"Jun 19, 2016
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  • Type: Street
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The Mall Road, Nainital
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Ranked 3 of 41
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6.1 / 7 1
83 Ratings & 63 Reviews
Nainital is known as the Lake District of India and is 1938 m above sea level. This beautiful Himalayan town is always bustling with energy from the numerous tourists it receives locally and from abroad. It enjoys a luxurious temperate climate, which is one of its biggest... Read More »
"The Mall Road"Aug 8, 2016 "Very good for walk"Jun 19, 2016
  • Type: Zoo
  • Entry: Paid
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Nainital Zoo, Nainital
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Ranked 4 of 41
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5.9 / 7 1
58 Ratings & 41 Reviews
"Nainital Zoo"Aug 8, 2016 "Nice place (zoo on hills)"May 17, 2016
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  • Type: Garden
  • Entry: Paid
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Eco Cave Gardens, Nainital
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Ranked 5 of 41
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5.8 / 7 1
33 Ratings & 26 Reviews
"Nice place"Aug 8, 2016 "Cool caves"Apr 18, 2016
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  • Type: National Park
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Corbett National Park, Nainital
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5.6 / 7 1
22 Ratings & 19 Reviews
Jim Corbett was born in Nainital and was known as a hunter of man-eating tigers, but in his lifetime, he became an avid photographer and conservationist of the very animals he used to shoot. The Jim Corbett National Park has been named in his honour and is considered one of... Read More »
"Awesome place to visit"Aug 8, 2016 "Excellent park"Jun 19, 2016
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  • Type: Lake
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Naini Lake, Nainital
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Ranked 7 of 41
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6.6 / 7 1
26 Ratings & 18 Reviews
Surrounded by seven panoramic hills and situated at an altitude of over 2000 metres, Naini Lake is a favourite destination for many travellers from around the globe. This natural, charming freshwater beauty has been an inspiration for several writers and its extensive... Read More »
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Hanuman Garhi, Nainital
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5.8 / 7 1
15 Ratings & 15 Reviews
Hanuman Garhi in Nainital is located at an altitude of 6,401 feet. Dedicated to Lord Hanuman, the vanara god of the Ramayana, this temple complex can be reached after a climb of 70 steps. Here, he is portrayed tearing his chest open to reveal Ram and Sita in his heart. It is... Read More »
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  • Type: View point
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Snow View, Nainital
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Ranked 9 of 41
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5.5 / 7 1
18 Ratings & 14 Reviews
"No snow"Apr 18, 2016 "Terrible and wastage of money"Oct 12, 2015
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  • Type: Club
  • Entry: Paid
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Boat House Club, Nainital
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Ranked 10 of 41
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5.6 / 7 1
17 Ratings & 13 Reviews
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Lands End, Nainital
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Ranked 11 of 41
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5.4 / 7 1
20 Ratings & 11 Reviews
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China Peak, Nainital
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Ranked 12 of 41
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4.9 / 7 1
13 Ratings & 9 Reviews
"Just an average sightseeing"Jun 10, 2016 "Awesome China Peak"Apr 22, 2014
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  • Type: Zoo
  • Entry: Paid
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High Altitude Zoo, Nainital
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Ranked 13 of 41
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5.6 / 7 1
8 Ratings & 6 Reviews
High Altitude Zoo, also known as Pt. G.B. Pant High Altitude Zoo, is located at an altitude of about 6,900 feet in Nainital, Uttarakhand. It is situated on the Sher Ka Danda Hill. This zoo was founded in the year 1984 but was open to public only in 1995 and has now become one... Read More »
  • Type: Lake
Khurpatal, Nainital
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Ranked 14 of 41
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5.8 / 7 1
8 Ratings & 6 Reviews
The outer Himalayan region is known for some of the most surreal and enchanting landscapes in India where humans and nature peacefully co-exist. Nainital is one such hill town which enjoys nature’s abundant bounty. Located at a distance of 10 km from this beautiful town... Read More »
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  • Type: Mansion
  • Entry: Paid
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Governor's House, Nainital
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Ranked 15 of 41
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3.9 / 7 1
6 Ratings & 6 Reviews
"Feeling pride"Apr 18, 2016 "The Palatial House"Jan 1, 2016
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  • Type: Temple
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Mukteshwar Temple, Nainital
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Ranked 16 of 41
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6.0 / 7 1
8 Ratings & 5 Reviews
There is no dearth of temples dedicated to Lord Shiva and each one is significant to the devotees in its own way. Mukteshwar temple, a 350-year-old temple dedicated to Shiva, is one such temple located at the highest point of the hill station town Mukteshwar. The temple is... Read More »
"Mesmerising Mukteshwar"Jan 26, 2016 "A one time visit"Jan 1, 2016
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  • Type: Place of Worship
Aurobindo Ashram, Nainital
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Ranked 17 of 41
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5.1 / 7 1
7 Ratings & 4 Reviews
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"Dictating peace"Jan 1, 2016 "Life changing experience"Nov 6, 2013
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  • Type: View point
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Star Gazing, Nainital
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Ranked 18 of 41
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5.0 / 7 1
5 Ratings & 4 Reviews
"Nearness to the sky"Jan 1, 2016 "The WOW factor!"Dec 12, 2013
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  • Entry: Paid
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Dorothy's Seat, Nainital
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Ranked 19 of 41
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5.8 / 7 1
9 Ratings & 4 Reviews
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  • Type: Lake
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Saria Tal, Nainital
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Ranked 20 of 41
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5.6 / 7 1
4 Ratings & 4 Reviews
Located at about 5 km from the picturesque city of Nainital, a popular hill station in the Indian State of Uttarakhand, is the small Sarai Tal Lake which is also an equally beautiful and sought-after location. The Sarai Tal Lake is an excellent place to enjoy your escapade... Read More »
"Beautiful place"Jan 25, 2016 "A small trip"Jan 1, 2016
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