Nainital Lake, Nainital

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Have a picnic by Nainital Lake, a natural freshwater lake known for its scenic surroundings, flanked by verdant hills sprinkled with houses and cottages reflecting in the clear, placid waters. Swimming is prohibited in the lake, but you can rent a pedal boat or rowboat and set off on the shimmering lake. Take a relaxing stroll around the lake's perimeter to enjoy the picturesque scenery and peaceful atmosphere. Use our Nainital family vacation planner to arrange your visit to Nainital Lake and other attractions in Nainital.
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  • August 18, 2017
    If you are in Nainital, nainital lake is prime attraction. You can enjoy boating and yacht. It's a very big lake.  more »
  • August 17, 2017
    Early morning or evening boat rides in the lake are very enjoyable. Lazy strolls by the lake were the best things we enjoyed  more »
  • August 17, 2017
    A small lake situated almost in the centre of the town, clear waters, sight to behold. Occasionally we can find swans and ducks swimming in the lake  more »

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Where to stay in Nainital

Nainital boasts a good number of accommodations, with the popular hill station combining the old and the new, the upmarket and the simple across its slopes. Many of the more refined options occupy commanding positions by the lake, or use height to their advantage, gaining extensive, postcard-worthy views up the hill to the northwest. Mall Road remains the place to look for the majority of accommodations in town, with a fair set of hotels, homestays, and guesthouses.
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