Nainital has "Tal" in its name. A Place known for its "Tal". Tal as in Lakes. It is a famous hill station being situated in the state of Uttarakhand. From the tops of the higher peaks, "magnificent views can be obtained of the vast plain to the south, or of the mass of tangled ridges lying north, bounded by the great snowy range which forms the central axis of the Himalayas.