Nainital is the most enchanting destination at the Lake District of India which is located in the Himalayan belt amongst the Kumaon hills. It is a beautiful paradise for nature lovers who want to spend a splendid holiday at natural spot. It is also covered with a rich treasure of lakes and hills. It is one-time destination for the young and the old alike.
Nainital is referred to as the lake of three sages: Atri, Pulastya, and Pulaha. Another legend has it that Nain of Lord Shiva’s wife Sati fell in this middle and formed a bright green eye shaped lake and thus emerged the city of Nainital.
It has great history records that Nainital was brought into limelight by P. Barron, a British sugar merchant, in 1839. The fascinating beauty of Nainital seems in the forests Nainital. It is well- known for its famous landslide of 1880 which leveled out the entire city.
Nainital is a peaceful zone nestled in the lap of Mother Nature in which one can enjoy the lavish picturesque surroundings. Tiffin Top (Dorothy's Seat), Naini Lake, Naina Peak, Land's End are the most striking locations in this place.
Travel within city
Nainital is a marvelous hill station which is located at the average foothills of the Himalayas. It is quite one of the most popular destinations where one will find number of tourists throughout the year. To travel in this city, there are taxis that are available outside the station and they charge around Rs 300 to the city.
Hiring a bike on rent can be the best option to visit at many places. You can opt for bicycles which are found around the city center.
One of the best options is to travel within the city by foot. During the summer vehicles, it seems to be very tuff to reach near the mall and makes walking a good experience.