Goddess Naina Devi Temple

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  • Address: Ayarpatta, Nainital, Uttarakhand 263002, India
  • Timings: 05:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids, Lake, Festival

Naina Devi temple is one of the 51 Shakti peeths of Hindu religion. Located at the northern end of famous Nainital Lake, the temple has Goddess Naina represented in form of her two eyes. According to Hindu Mythology, this is the place where eyes from the burnt body of Goddess Sati fell when Lord Shiva was carrying away her corpse. Since then, the Goddess has been worshipped in the form of eyes at the site. The temple witnesses devotees and tourists in large numbers during the various festivals and fairs.

Highlights and must sees include:

  • Idols of the Hindu deities.
  • Neat and Clean Temple compound.
  • Vibrant atmosphere at a beautiful location.

  • During Nanda Ashtami a big 8 day festival is organized here that attracts visitors in large numbers.
  • Entry is free.

  • Walk or hire a taxi

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  • Goddess Naina Devi Temple Address: Ayarpatta, Nainital, Uttarakhand 263002, India
  • Goddess Naina Devi Temple Timing: 05:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Goddess Naina Devi Temple Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Goddess Naina Devi Temple(preferred time): 08:30 am - 06:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Goddess Naina Devi Temple: 01:30 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit Nainital include Goddess Naina Devi Temple in their plan

  • 57.43% of people start their Goddess Naina Devi Temple visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Goddess Naina Devi Temple

Monday, Tuesday and Friday

93.94% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Goddess Naina Devi Temple

People normally club together Naini Lake and Eco Cave Gardens while planning their visit to Goddess Naina Devi Temple.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
  • Although a small temple but the location makes it a great place. You can enjoy boating, and the Tibetan market near here. Has a parking just adjacent to it.

  • Spiritual and divine. If u are in Nainital then a must visit temple. Start your journey from here. great location awesome view

  • Excellent place on the edge of the Naini Lake. Fish inside lake can be noticed in lake. Spiritual experience in Himalaya

  • A beautiful temple besides Naini lake. Evening visit is recommended. You get a nice night view of whole Nainitaal city from temple.

  • नैना देवी मंदिर नैनीताल की अधिष्ठात्री देवी का एक छोटा सा सुंदर मंदिर है जो कि नैनी झील के किनारे बना हुआ है स्थानीय नैनीताल के लोगों की इस मंदिर में बड़ी आस्था है मंदिर की लोकेशन बहुत ही सुंदर है इसी के नजदीक बोटिंग पॉइंट है मंदिर में निशुल्क जूता चप्पल रखने की एवं निशुल्क साफ स्वच्छ जल की व्यवस्था उपलब्ध है

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