Khurpatal is at an altitude of 5500 ft (1635 MT), and a distance of 12 km from Nainital. Khurpatal seems a secret haven hidden in the hills, that is why it is still echoing with the sounds of nature and not the machine age man and his boisterousness. If you love serenity, then Khurpatal is just the place for you. The place is ideal for a getaway from the hustle and bustle of the city. If you love peace and solitariness, come and enjoy the beauty of Khurpatal. The place is unexplored by the tourists and modern construction. If you are interested in angling or fishing, this is the right place to go on vacation.