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Naukuchia Tal Road

Sonal Agarwal
Lake of nine cornersDescription: Naukuchiatal is one of the hidden gems of Nainital. With just one 175m deep lake, Naukuchiatal has made it to the list of all bird watchers. Set at a height of 1200m above the sea level in midst of hills and forests, this little town is considered to be a pleasant getaway from Delhi's scorching heat. For all the travel enthusiasts, the place offers a variety of options like paragliding, rowing and yachting. The hill station also attracts a lot of birds and is considered to be a bird watcher's paradise. Angling is another activity that travellers can try their hands on.Top Things to do: The magnificent nine cornered lake is the highlight of Naukuchiatal; Go for angling in Jungliagaon; Enjoy the panoramic view of the town from Mukteshwar; Visit the Bhimtal Lake which is just 5km away from Naukuchital.How to get there: The best way to reach Naukuchital is via road. There are several buses that run from Delhi to Nainital. You will have to take another local bus or taxi to reach Naukuciatal from Nainital which is at a distance of 25km.Daily Budget: A budget traveller can expect an average daily expenditure of ₹700. A luxury traveller can expect an average daily expenditure of ₹3,000.Best time to visit: Best time to visit Naukuchiatal from March to June, when the temperatures are moderate making the weather perfect for outdoor activities in the hills.Places to stay: Budget travellers can choose to stay at Cozy Cottage Nakuchiyatal. For luxury travellers, Club Mahindra Naukuchiatal is a good option.Mumbai