Nainital, also known as the Lake District of Uttarakhand, is an absolutely beautiful and tranquil hill station situated amongst the seven hills. It is one of the most popular hill stations in North India. Nainital is situated at an average altitude of 1,938 m. The town is situated all around the beautiful Naini Lake. The place has been mentioned many a time in ancient Indian texts such as the Manas Khand of the Skand Purana. Nainital was rediscovered by Mr. P. Barron in 1839.The present structure of the town has reminisces from the British era.
Trek Region:- Uttarakhand (Kumaun) Himalayas INDIA
Total Duration:- 06 Days
Trekking days:- 05
Trek grade: Easy
Total trek :- 38Kms
Max altitude :- 8563 ft
Best time for trekking :- January to April, September to December.
Age group: – 12 year to 65 Years.
Batch size:- 06 to 25 Members.
Route of the trail (Itinerary)
Day 1:- Pickup from Kathgodam railway station, drive to Nainital. Check in resort. After break fast visit Snow view (250 km. range of Himalaya) then trek down or by Ropeway (aerial express) to Mall road. After lunch enjoy walking to Thandi Sadak and Explore mall road then back to the Fair light trails Resort for Night halt.
Day 2:- After break fat trek to China peak.(3 k.m.) Hidden in a dense forest, long hike through jungle to mountain top, China peak offering a panoramic view of Himalaya, from hear one can view entire Nainital then back to the Fair light trails Resort.
Day 3:- After breakfast trek to Vinayak camp (12 k.m.).The trekking trail goes along the foot hills and passes through oak and deodar forests with a huge variety of plants facing the high Himalaya and abounding in wild life and bird life.
Check in the camp vinayak.
Day 4:- After breakfast trek to Kungkharak camp (12 k.m.),Enjoy the natural beauty is reassuring and rejuvenating offering Rolling Meadows, Jagged rock faces, scenic valley with hospitable people having rich culture and fascinating tradition.
Check in the camp Kungkharak.
Day 5:- After breakfast drive to Bara pathar then trek to Lands end, Rock garden to Nainital for lunch ,after noon take a boat ride in the lake or visit the High altitude zoo, then back to the Fair light trails resort for night stay.
Day 6:- Morning after breakfast checkout from the resort and drive to Market for shopping, after lunch drive to Bhowali which is the fruit market, Enjoy the lakeside leisure in Sattal. If you love bird watching the trails at Sattal are just to be. There are leopards, jackals, wild boars and barking deer and other animals in the forest. , Visit folk culture museum at Mehragaon, which showcases a collection of art crated by Dr. Yashodhar Matpal , Visit Bhimtal larger then Nani lake, Nakuchiyatal it is a lake with nine corners then drive to Kathgodam Railway station.