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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  • October 5, 2017
    The lake located on the way from Nainital to Naukuchiatal. Beautiful lake. Paragliding is available at awesome rates near Bhimtal  more »
  • September 30, 2017
    Beautiful fresh water lake with cold breeze!! Was travelling to haldwani for a wedding and bhimtal happened to be an impromptu detour, but, its totally worth it!!  more »
  • September 29, 2017
    It was too good booting experience in Bhimtal lake because there was no more rush and everyone was behaving too good. Boats were clean and lake was also too clean. Best part was there is a hotel in mi...  more »

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