Nainital is a hill station in the Kumaon division of Uttarakhand. This town has been named after an eye-shaped lake, surrounded by various peaks on its sides including Naina, Deopatha and Ayarpatha Peaks. These peaks provide a great viewpoint to enjoy the lake below and other taller mountains around.
Located in the Kumaoni foothills, Nainital has long been a popular mountain getaway. Attractions like the various hikes to Naina Peak and Snow View Point and boating in the lake are the prime factors drawing in tourists to this city year-round. The many cafes and colourful markets at Mall Road are other main tourist attractions. But that is not all why Nainital is so popular. Nainital adventure sports are also a growing scene in this hilly city with sports like trekking, rock climbing, mountain biking, paragliding etc being available here. Other adventure sports in Nainital include parasailing, rappelling, river crossing and many more. There is no dearth of activities in Nainital for outdoor enthusiasts of all ages and experiences. From children to the elderly, from novices to trained adventurers, anyone and everyone can enjoy here!