Experience the Culture and Beauty of the Destination, Like a Local

Find a perfect host family when you travel to Nainital by accommodating at a homestay to gain an opportunity to know the host, the locales and the culture of this Kumaon region.

Being the most visited hill station in India, Nainital offers rental spaces that provide comfortable stays. A homestay in Nainital is a comfortable accommodation that is a comfortable room (in the host’s houses), detached cottages, guesthouses, villas or bungalows. Every homestay has a host who helps the travellers to gain a real homestay experience. These homestays are built on vast Greenland in the remote and pleasant areas that are surrounded by sheer nature.From the mystic views of the location to the homely facilities, staying at a homestay will make your stay worthwhile.

Perched up at the most beautiful locations and overlooking the snow clad picturesque mountains, a homestay in Nainital is like a beautiful addition to this gorgeous scenery. Most of the homestays in Nainital are in vicinity of some of the major tourist attractions. These stays are apt for family holidays, friend’s reunion and solo backpackers too. Make yourself comfortable and relaxed before you venture out to indulge in some of the activities.

There are many things that one can enjoy when in Nainital. Let us discuss about 10 places and activities with you:

A lake tour of Naini Lake: One of the most prominent lakes in Uttarakhand, the Naini Lake is ringed by hills. This lake provides the travellers with the option of boating with yachts, rowing boats and paddle boats.

Visit the Nainital Zoo: This is one of the loveliest places visited by nature and animal lovers.

Cave Garden: The Eco Cave Garden in Nainital is a group of interconnected six natural caves, which one can explore by crawling in.

Shop at Mall Road and Tibetan Market: The most sought after places by the ladies! Choose, bargain and purchase.

Governor’s House: This Gothic-styled architecture was built in 1900. It is one of the major attractions in Nainital that has an 18-hole golf course.

Rock Climbing: Test your physical agility! Climbing up a steep rocky mountain is the best feeling.

A Trek to China Peak: Pass through the thick forest to view the fantastic panorama that Nature bestowed on this land.

Gurney House: This is the residence of the renowned wildlife conservationist Jim Corbett now has converted into a museum for the public.

Corbett National Park: Visit the Corbett National Park and indulge in safaris to view different species of animals and birds.

Enjoy the Ropeway: The Ropeway or the Cable Car runs between Mallital to Snow View. It passes through the hills offering the view of Nainital below.

Stylish ‘Green’ Retreats Are the Perfect Option for the Environmentally Sensitive Travellers

Well-informed or conversant travellers seek lodges, such as hotels and resorts that are environmentally friendly. Tracking the growing demand, many hotels/resorts have adopted methods that are beneficial to both the environment and the guests.

Travelling to a destination like Nainital, visitors can stay at lodges that are built using the natural or recycled materials, like wood, stones, clay, reeds and grass, found in the vicinity. They are tactfully constructed, with huge windows, to capture the wind and the light thus, reducing the use of electricity. The rooms of the resort offer the much needed comfort with well-furnished rooms and attached bath. The rooms are fitted with comfort rendering amenities such as TV, room heater, coffee/tea maker, etc.

Situated on acres of lush green land, the green resorts in Nainital enjoy the rich simplicity of the rural setting amidst farms and orchards. Some of the eco friendly resorts in Nainital also own organic farms and orchards that supply non-toxic or chemical free vegetable and fruits to the kitchen. Gray water from the kitchen and the sink is used to water the garden and vegetable patch, thus saving water. Segregated wet waste from the kitchen is converted into useful organic manure for these vegetable patches and garden. Benefiting from Nature, these resorts harness the energy from the sun and the wind converting them into valuable usage.

Being close to Nature, Nainital offers the ever so exciting bird watching breaks, beautiful trekking excursions and boating in the Bhimtal Lake.

The resorts are self-contained! They offer their guests the comfort and facility of a library, indoor game room, gardens, parking space, and a restaurant with a modern kitchen. Most of the eco friendly resorts in Nainital have plush pools, spas and health clubs. The spas offering treatments of honey, flowers, natural oils, and other natural commodities that are easily available in the surrounding. These resorts are solely dedicated to conserve and protect the environment.

Explore the untraded localities, hiking on the tallest peak in Nainital, or just gaze at the silent valleys as the sun sets, spreading a heavenly hue.