Set on a 4Km hill top in Nainital, known as the 'tiffin top', Dorothy’s Seat is the best picnic spot in Nainital that especially draws the attention of photography enthusiasts. In fact, it is declared as the queen of Nainital surrounded by Snow Mountains, high density forests, eternal beauty of plantation.
Perched on the Ayarpatta hill at a height of 2,292 mts, Dorothy’s Seat was built to contribute the memory of English artist Dorothy Kellet. She was died in a plane crash, her husband has constructed for his beloved wife. He has chosen a stonework picnic perch to build a memorial to her which was counted the best admirable spot for an individual who love to spend time with his friends and family on a picnic place.
As raising an attitude or climbing at this particular place, the viewer is greeted with beautiful, green vistas of the neighbouring countryside. One of the best locations of this place is the breathtaking sightseeing of the Khurpatal Lake.