Surrounded by the steep forested hills of Kumaon on the outer Himalayas, Nainital is a city that grew up around its namesake, Lake Naini. A favorite destination for honeymooners, this hill station, with its mythological past, is a part of the Indian state of Uttarakhand. With a landscape dotted with a plethora of lakes like Tallital, Mallital, Sattal, and Bhimtal, it is no wonder that the region is known as the Lake District of India. A spider’s web of scenic trekking trails covers the hillsides surrounding Nainital. The breathtaking panorama of the tangled rides and distant peaks of the mighty Himalayas will hold you spellbound.
Majestic Ranikhet & Nainital
Duration: 3 Night / 4 days
DAY 1 – Drive from Delhi to Nainital (300 km/approx. 8 hours)
Arrive at the Delhi Railway Station/Airport and drive to Nainital. On arrival, check in at the hotel. Spend the day at your leisure or enjoy a boat ride on Naini Lake (cost to be borne by traveller). Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
DAY 2 –Sightseeing in Nainital
Visit Hanumangarh, a famous religious centre and a beautiful picnic spot. Later, proceed for an exciting lake tour of three beautiful lakes – Bhimtal, Naukuchiatal and Sattal – situated at a distance of 5 to 8 km from each other. These lakes are known for their scenic beauty and lovely surroundings. You can also enjoy boating here. Overnight stay at the hotel.
DAY 3 –Drive from Nainital to Ranikhet (56 km/approx. 2 hours)
This morning, drive from Nainital to Ranikhet. On arrival, check in to your hotel. Spend the day at your leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel.
DAY 4 – Drive from Ranikhet to Delhi (334 km/approx. 9 hours
Check out from the hotel and drive to Delhi Airport or Railway Station for your return journey.