Naini Lake is one the most famous and known tourist destination and this lake is situated at the heart of Nainital. The whole look of this place is mesmerizing as waters reflecting the color of the surrounding green hills. Here you can enjoy the boating in various types of boat from rowboats to pedal boats and it is one of the favorite pastimes of tourist who visit this place. You can easily reach Nainital as it is close to Delhi.
Raj Bhawan is basically a Governor’s house and it is one of the Governor’s houses which are open for public. This building is a must-visit as you will get to see architecture design of the 19th century and the Raj Bhawan is spread over an area of 220 acres.
The architecture is Gothic and was inspired by Buckingham Palace. It is a two storey building that consists of 113 rooms, the palace also has the vast gold course, but visitors are not allowed.
Gurney House is located on Ayarpatta Hill, here you will get to see the beautiful cottage, and it was constructed by the former residence of the British hunter, conservationist, and beloved writer Jim Corbett. Jim Corbett lived here from 1920 to 1947 after that he left for Kenya. During this time, Jim Corbett hunted many man-eater tigers. It is one of the must visit place in Nainital where you will get to see Corbett's possessions.
When you are in Nainital then you must visit Govind Ballabh Pant High Altitude Zoo, here you will get to see several high altitude animals from the Himalayan black bear to the Siberian tiger, then the hill fox, and other animals like wolves, palm civet cats, barking deer.
Tiffin Top is one of the best and famous tourist destinations in Nainital where you get to view the city from the height of 2,292 metres in the Ayarpatta region. This place is perfect to view the panoramic views of the Himalayas. Here you will get the stone perch which was built in the memory of an English painter called Dorothy Kellet, this stone Perch is known as Dorothy's Seat.
Snow view is another tourist destination which is situated at a towering height of 2,270 meters. This tourist attraction is just 2.5 km away from the main city and here you will get beautiful views of the surrounding hills. Here you can take your kids to an amusement park with bumper car ride; parents can enjoy some refreshing tea with snacks. You can also visit Naina Peak and get stunning views of snow-clad Himalayas.
Naina Devi Temple is situated at the banks of the Naini Lake, his temple is one of the oldest place is Nainital and it has been said that its a place where the eyes of Sati fell and it makes this place best for worship. This place provides you peace of mind with picturesque views and fresh breeze from the lake.