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Khurpa Taal, Nainital

(2.2/5 based on 140+ reviews on the web)
Located at 1,600m (5,500 ft) above sea level, lies the famous lake Khurpa Taal. Surrounding the lake, the area is known for anglers and terraced farming. Remaining relatively unknown to most visitors to the country, the lake remains in a state of natural beauty away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Alongside your family and friends, enjoy the panoramic views of a village surrounded by valleys on all sides, with crystal clear water and tall trees down below. For a more knowledgeable visit, hire a guide from nearby Nainital. Use our Nainital vacation trip planner to visit Khurpa Taal on your trip to Nainital, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • This is again a place good for taking pictures, nothing else to do. The lake is horse-shoe shaped, hence the name.  more »
  • This is one of the smaller lakes of Nainital district, not much for a lake but full of very clear water so that one can see the rocks below. However, with all the development taking place nearby, it m...  more »
  • If you want to enjoy this place and see real beauty I suggest you to choose monsoons. You will like this place very much though you need to be patience enough since clouds will continuously playing hi...  more »