Festivals in Nainital

Nanda Devi Mela Image Source

Nainital city is filled with so much beauty and amazing weather. This city celebrates its customs, religions and faiths with many festivals and fairs. Nainital fairs and festivals have their own charm and colour, which add to the lives of the people living and tourists who visit each year.

Nanda Devi Fair

The Goddess of bliss is Nanda Devi, residing in Uttarakhand which is immensely prayed in Kumaon and Garhwal Region. In September this exhibition features a range of cultural events that symbolizes the diverse culture and tradition of this beautiful mountain resort. The fair symbolizes people living there’s culture, values and religions.

Bikhauti

Bikhauti is known to be enjoyed for nine days of Chaitra month when women are fasting for nine days. The festival is also known as Navratri. It consists of sowing seven different kinds of grains, symbolizing future development and prosperity.

Sharadotsav

Sharadotsav is a renowned trade fair held in October. The festival will be celebrated with numerous dances, cultural activities and the arts, along with a large number of local residents and visitors from abroad.

Khatarua

On the first day of the Ashwin month in mid-September, Khatarua is celebrated to welcome the arrival of the autumn season. It is known for the killing of evil forces and influences by cucumber offerings.

Nainital City Overview

Located in: Kumaon

Nearest Railway Station: Kathgodam

Nearest Airport: Pantnagar Airport

Best Month to Visit: March to June

Avg. Annual Temperature: 13 °C

Famous for: Natural Attraction, Naini Lake, Tibetan Market, Honeymoon Destination and Adventure Spot.

Nainital Tourist Guide

Places to Visit in Nainital

Nainital has everything in a hill station you can hope for.Nainital is situated in two parts, Tallital and Mallital. It is renowned for its lakes, views from the bird ‘s eyes, and prestigious educational facilities. Below are some must-visit locations for Tourists who want to visit Nainital and experience the most of it.

Naini Lake

Naini Lake

Snow View Point

Snow View Point

Tiffin Top

Tiffin Top

Naina Peak

Naina Peak

St. John Church

St. John Church

Cave Garden’s

Cave Garden’s

Kilbury Bird Sanctuary

Kilbury Bird Sanctuary

Nainital Land’s End

Nainital Land’s End

Naina Devi Temple

Naina Devi Temple

Tibetan Market

Tibetan Market

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