Bhimtal Lake, Bhimtal

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The largest lake in the Kumaon region, Bhimtal Lake features an island in the middle, which boasts an aquarium of local marine life. Created by a dam in the 1880s, this body of water provides clean drinking water to the local population and serves as a recreational hotspot for tourists. Keep your eyes peeled for barking deer and pheasants as you explore the area, and for a little history, look for a 17th-century temple on the banks of the lake. Bhimtal Lake is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our custom trip planner, Bhimtal Edition.
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  • It was good to take long stride beside the lake. I found bhimtal very calm place to stay but it is happening too because of para gliding.  more »
  • We went to Bhimtal in may ending . It was raining then. all in all atmosphere was pleasant. The lake is beautiful and clean also. There are stalls of street food around the lake side . Boating option ...  more »
  • It's good for a morning jog or a walk around the lake. It's clean and well maintained. The boating is very expensive compared to nanital.they cahrge about 250rs for half hour. Wheras nanital charges r...  more »

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