Naukuchiatal Lake, Naukuchiatal

#5 of 15 in Nature in Nainital District
Must see · Water Body · Nature / Park
Enveloped by tree-covered hills in an enchanting valley some 1,220 m (4,002 ft) above sea level, Naukuchiatal Lake invites you for a peaceful retreat into the midst of nature. The lake measures 983 m (3,225 ft) long, 693 m (2,273 ft) wide, and 40 m (131 ft) deep. Bring some good walking shoes to stroll around the scenic location, and then sit for a picnic accompanied by the melody of birdsong. According to local mythology, the lake was formed following the hard worship of Brahmaji. Using our world travel planner, Naukuchiatal attractions like Naukuchiatal Lake can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • lots of adventure sports unlike other lakes here. paragliding, zip line, kayaking etc . Lovely maggi point. a bit of a non comercial cool feel  more »
  • It is the largest lake of Nainital region. One can enjoy the boating and shikhara ride. Shikharas are not available in Bhimtal and Sattal. It is not too crowdy.  more »

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