Lakes in NainitalSattal Lake, Sariyatal, KhurpaTal Lake, Naukuchiatal Lake, Bhimtal Lake, KamalTal, Garud Tal.
The lakes in Nainital compound the beauty of the quaint hill station in the heart of the Himalayas. The town itself takes its name from the Naini Lake, which is the most popular lake located at the very centre of Nainital. The beauty of the lakes here, with their deep green-blue waters set against the majestic backdrop of mist-covered peaks, attracts thousands of tourists to the hill station throughout the year.
The crystal-clear waters of the Nainital lakes are popular for a number of different activities. While the natural beauty of the forest-clad water bodies offers wonderful photographic opportunities for the shutterbugs, the lakes are also popular for their bird population, and are visited by birdwatchers from around the world. The lakes also offer a lovely locale for boating and yachting. Anglers and fishing enthusiasts also frequent the lakes of Nainital for the fishing opportunities that they offer.