Naini Lake

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  • Address: Nainital, India
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Phone: +91-9818584270
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Temple, Leisure, Family And Kids, Lake, Hill, Boating

Naini Lake - Review

The Naini Lake is a natural freshwater lake located amidst the spectacular hills in the city of Nainital. It is tectonic in origin and is looks like a crescent when looked from a bird’s view. Considered to be the largest and most popular of the several lakes of Kumaon region, this lake is a great romantic getaway. Besides the popular boat rides in the lake, you can spend some leisure time strolling along the lakeside. The site continues to attract visitors in large numbers from all over the country.

Highlights and must sees include:

  • Excellent view of the surrounding hills.
  • Relaxing boating experience in the lake.
  • Diverse flora and fauna.
  • The Annual Kingfisher Yachting competition (Regatta).
  • Naini temple nearby.

Naini Lake Information

  • It is advised to visit the site during off-season, as it gets overcrowded during the peak season (Summers).

How To reach Naini Lake by Public Transport

  • Walk or hire a taxi.
  • Ask a local for the bus details.

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TripHobo Highlights for Naini Lake

  • Naini Lake Address: Nainital, India
  • Naini Lake Contact Number: +91-9818584270
  • Naini Lake Timing: 24-hrs
  • Naini Lake Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Naini Lake(preferred time): 09:30 am - 06:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Naini Lake: 01:30 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Naini Lake

  • 95% of people who visit Nainital include Naini Lake in their plan

  • 52.55% of people start their Naini Lake visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Naini Lake

Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday

88.89% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Naini Lake

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

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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Naini Lake, Nainital Reviews

  • What a wonderful lake. You can feel the beauty of the nature here. Water of the lake is clean and clear. It is well maintained. The boating facility is available here. You must hire a boat to feel the beauty of the lake. There is a market just beside the lake and at the one end there is famous Nainidevi temple.

  • Very beautiful is well maintained place. Boating experience is awesome. You can enjoy lots in this place ..this is Mango view from top..very big lake. Beside lake.. have one nice market to buy different cloths also one nice temple of Durga. I liked it.

  • Love the sailing boats on the lake as well as the clouds enveloping everything at random times. The mall road is the best attraction and well maintained. Nice seating as well. The ducks following the duck shaped boats is very cute

  • This is a beautiful lake located near Mall Road in Nainital. Adjacent to this lake is the famous Naina Devi Temple. The lake provides amazing picturesque. Some hotels which are located nearby also have the lake view from their rooms. This place becomes quite crowded in peak summer and winter seasons as it is known as the tourist season that time. Also, there is boating facility available but the charges are very high.

  • Awesome lake.⛵⛵⛵⚓⚓⚓ Boating in this lake means you feel the unforgettable experience. Clean water, clean air and surrounding with green mountains. Must try this unforgettable experience. I recommend to everyone. For safety obey instruction given by boating persons.

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