Bhimtal is located in the northern part of the state of Uttar Pradesh, in the northern region of India. It is located at an altitude of 1,371 m above sea level amongst the Kumaon hills. The origin of this small town is obscure. Bhimtal got its name from Bhim, one of the legendary personalities and central characters mentioned in the Indian epic of Mahabharata. Naukuchiatal is 4 km from Bhimtal. It is a lake having nine corners. Like Bhimtal, Naukuchiatal also has quiet verdant environs, which attracts the traveler to it. This tree-fringed lake is good for boating.Bhimtal is also known for its lovely dappled paths, ravines festooned with dog rose and wild raspberry. Farmhouses are set among terraced fields and citrus trees laden with fruits.
sattal is situated in the Lower Himalayan Range and is the result of tectonic activities and the uplifting of sediments between the Tibetan plain and the Indo-Gangetic plains. Sattalis unique for its biodiversity and ecological amplitude. It has 500 species of resident and migratory birds, 20 species of mammals, over 525 species of butterflies and over 11,000 species of moths, beetles, bugs and other insects. Sattal has many different varieties of fish. Mahseers (Tor tor and Tor putitora) are found here in large numbers. Labeo rohita, Cirrhinus mrigala, Schizothorax richardsonii andCatla catla are some of the other fish found in the lakes.
Naukuchiatal is blesses with scenic splendors of nature offering panoramic vistas. The salubrious climate and placid beauty of naukuchiatal made it a popular unique destination. Every month thousands of tourists visit this place for revitalizing and rejuvenating of mind and soul. the ambiance at the bank of this pristine lake is beguiling.
Bhowali is a gateway to many places in the Kumaon division like Almora and Bageshwar for people coming from the Haldwani route.It is also close is the popular shrine, Golu Devta temple at Ghorakhal, which stand on a hill above an Army school, the Sainik School Ghorakhal, established in 1966 in the Ghorakhal Estate of the Nawab of Rampur.
Nainital is one of the most charismatic hill stations that India harbors, Nainital District is also called Land Greens and Blues because of lush green forests- valleys and clear blue sky. The most prominent of the lakes is Naini lake .Nainital Lake forms the nub of the beauty of Nainital. Nainital Lake is within a perimeter of nearly 2 miles. Girdled by lofty hills studded with attractive villas and cottages, it is the most frequented tourist vistation of the hill station.
Asia's first national park established in 1936.Corbett National Park offers you opportunties to watch birds, tigers, leopards and other mammals along with adventure activities like fishing and angling. wildlife safaris in jeep, elephant and canter are the facilities provided by authority to make your tour easy and complete.
Kausani is a destination for Himalayan tourists. It is located 120 Km from Nainital, 53 km North of Almora. This place offers a350 km view of the Himalayan peaks like Trishul, Nanda Devi and Panchchuli. The view is so clear that one gets a feeling of the snow being within touching distance. There are very few places in the Himalayas which can compare with the beauty of Kausani - a picturesque hill station famous for its scenic splendor.
The town of Mukteshwar is associated with the legend of Shiva who gifted immortality or Mukti to a demon that he slew. Mukteshwar was a quiet mountain hamlet till the turn of last century. Mukteshwar temple is at an altitude of 2,315 m and can be approached by stone stairs. The temple is dedicated to Shiva and has a lingam made of white marbels. The idols of Brahma, Vishnu, Parvati, Ganesha, Nandi & Hanuman surround the lingam. Next to the temple is Chauli ki Jali. It is a natural latticework on the rock. It is belief that barren women are blessed with a child if they touch this jali.
Ramgarh is a small hill station located in the Nainital district of Uttarakhand. It is sited at an altitude of 1,789 meters, around the Himalayan foothills. This beautiful hill station is located at such a strategic point that it provides an unobstructed view of the beautiful snow-covered ranges of the great Himalayas. Ramgarh is meant for those who enjoy a rendezvous with nature and love being amidst beautiful, yet serene surroundings.