8 Amazing Places To Visit In Nainital

Kilbury Bird Sanctuary

A haven for bird watchers, Kilbury Bird Sanctuary is home to over 580 species of birds, including the Himalayan Griffon vulture, the Cheer Pheasant.

Snow View Point

This vantage point offers breathtaking panoramic views of the Himalayas, including the majestic Nanda Devi, the highest peak in Uttarakhand. You can either trek up to the viewpoint . 

Eco Cave Gardens

This unique garden complex features a network of caves adorned with artificial waterfalls, sculptures, and plants.

Nainital Lake

The heart and soul of Nainital, this pear-shaped lake is fringed with activity. Enjoy a scenic boat ride, paddle around in a hired boat, or simply take a stroll along the lakeside.

The Mall Road

Bustling with activity, the Mall Road is a shopper's paradise. Lined with shops selling Tibetan handicrafts, woollens, souvenirs, and local delicacies, it's a great place to pick up mementos of your trip.

High Altitude Zoo

High Altitude Zoo is a must.  Home to a variety of animals and birds of the Himalayan region, including the endangered snow leopard, it's a great place to learn about the local fauna.

Tiffin Top

Named after Dorothy Kelso, the wife of a British officer, this spot offers stunning vistas of the town and the lake below. It's a popular spot for picnics and leisurely strolls.

Governor's House

Built in the colonial era, the Governor's House (Raj Bhawan) is an architectural marvel. While the house itself is not open to the public, the surrounding gardens offer stunning views of the lake.