Bhimtal – Glittering Lake City
Bhimtal is a lake city named after Bhima, the charismatic mythological character of Mahabharata. Revered for its aesthetic beauty, Bhimtal proudly sits at an altitude of 1,370 metres above sea level. This lake city is gaining popularity with each day as it is located in the vicinity of Nainital and features some of the stately hotels that are comparatively cheaper than that of Nainital. Bhimtal is an idyllic and less-crowded version of Nainital, 23 km away. In contrast to Nainital that is always bustling with activity and crowd, Bhimtal is more of an idyllic place which is less crowded. The scenic lakeside destination is a treat for the love birds as they can enjoy boating, paddling, birding, nature walks and adventurous terkking here. Bhimtal lake is at a scenic spot with a small island at its centre on which there is a beautiful large aquarium which was previously a restaurant. Bhimtal affords splendid views and visual vistas of nature’s beauty.To make the aura divine, Bhimtal also nestles some of the holy temples where many devotees flock for paying obeisance.
Delhi to Bhimtal via Rampur
Delhi – Ghaziabad – Hapur – Garh Mukteshwar – Gajraula – Moradabad – Rampur – Swar – Bazpur – Kaladhungi – Kathgodam – Bhimtal
Bhimtal (02 N) : Dream Catcher Bhimtal (3*)/Similar Or The Retreat, Bhimtal (4*)/ Similar
(Cost may vary depending upon the choice of the hotel )
Hotel accommodation is strictly subject to availability at the time of booking.
Early morning around 4am, board the Car and start your journey from Delhi to Bhimtal which is approximately 300 Kms from Central Delhi (Journey will take approximately 7 to 9 Hours).
Enroute Nainital, stop at Moga Punjabi Tadka (Gajraula Haveli Resort) for Breakfast (on own cost). After breakfast continue your journey to Bhimtal. Around 1pm, reach Bhimtal and check-in at your accommodation and relax.
In the evening enjoy boating for an hour at The Bhimtal lake. Bhimtal is a beautiful lake centered amidst green mountains. Being the most peaceful and soothing, Boating in Bhimtal Lake is a must-do activity for visitors. Boating experience at Bhimtal Lake takes traveler into the lap of nature and thus giving solace to the heart and the mind, along with its tranquility. Feel the ripples on the water touching your boat while your it passes, and experience the best of a beautiful scenic view of nature around while doing the activity. Its surrounding greenery is candy to eyes & soul.
Post boating, experience Water Zorbing at the Bhimtal Lake for 15 minutes. Bhimtal is one of the must visit site for all the travelers who comes to Nainital. Being the biggest lake in the Kumaon region, it has many activities at the lake itself. Water zorbing involves getting into a large inflatable ball that allows you to walk, run, jump and dance on the surface of water without getting wet. And doing all this at the Bhimtal Lake adds to the fun. this recreational activity can be enjoyed by anyone, from small kids to elder people and enjoy a great time rolling, jumping, tumbling and laughing inside the Zorb balls.
For food the Rituraj restaurant is good budget option right in front of lake.
Get up early in the morning and we have arranged for an awesome cycling tour of Bhimtal (2 Hours) for you. Hop on a Bicycle and get started with the beautiful cycling experience of Bhimtal. Enjoy the pleasant morning breeze as you ride beside the Bhimtal Lake. Cycle past the beautiful landscapes, with the lake on
one side and the mountains on the other. Visit the Hanuman Garhi, go past the Victoria Dam, pay homage at the Bhimeshwar Mahadev Temple, and KarkotakaTemple. Explore the Markets, and head towards the Hidimba Parvat.
Return to your accommodation and enjoy your breakfast. Post that get ready for another adventure activity – Kayaking for 30 minutes. Bhimtal is the biggest lake in the Nainital District and is the only lake in the Kumaon region with a small island in the middle. But while boating is an activity of peace and beauty, Kayaking is an activity of thrill and excitement. Kayaking is both for Nature as well as Adventure Sports Lovers. Upon reaching the site, a trained kayaking guide will teach the required skills and techniques. After providing with a life jacket and a kayak, start the kayaking experience around the Bhimtal Lake, past the Island in the middle, and enjoy the beautiful view of the Bhimtal.
Get ready for the mesmerizing experience of your trip. Experience Golden Sunset at Hanuman Garhi. Get inner peace at Hanuman Temple. Feel the freshness and positive energy in the divine air. The enchanting temple bells and scenic views will surely hypnotize you in its beauty. This place is 3.5km away from Bus stand. Experience the most romantic and beautiful sunset here. With the beauty of Sun and temple you will surely fall in love with this weekend destination. In many hill station you have experienced the sunset, where slowly sun gets set towards the hills, here you will experience sun getting disappear. You can also sit in the park and can spend lots of time talking together.
For dinner we recommend you to enjoy your meal at Gravity by the Lake. This amazing restaurant on the lake side offers delicious, multi cuisine food.
After breakfast, get ready to explore Ropeway of Nainital. Get bird’s eye view of the city with this ropeway. This ropeway will take you from Mallital to Snow View Point, passing through peaks and enchanting beauty of Naini Lake and other breathtaking views. This will give you complete view of the city.
Shop at Tibetan market. Right along the banks of the Naini Lake, the famous Tibetan Market of Nainital runs. Offering authentic Tibetan winterwear, souvenirs, and much more, the market is one of the most famous, affordable, and beautiful setup to shop in the city. Also you may relish the best Momos of Nainital at Sonam Fast Food. It is one of the popular fast food joints and you will find it crowded throughout the day
In the evening, you will be taken to Tiffin Top to enjoy the sunset. Tiffin Top is located at 4Km from Mall Road of Nainital. Hike up to the top or take a Pony from Bus Stand (on own cost). A popular picnic spot in Nainital, Tiffin Top (also known as Dorothy’s Seat) is located on Ayarpatta hill, offers a magnificent 360 degree view of the Nainital town and surrounding hills of Kumaon region. Enjoy the calm and serene environment. Enjoy the sunset and beautiful views.
For dinner, you may opt to dine under the sky at your accommodation or we recommend you to try Sizzlers, Steaks, Thai Curries and Pastries at the Famous Sakleys at Mall Road. Or explore Chandni Chowk (The biggest highlight of this place is the Old Delhi style ambiance. On the outside, it resembles the famous Red Fort in Delhi. On the inside, you’ll find bunkers with typical village setting which is unique in itself. The ambiance is unique and that’s what makes this place a hot favorite among the tourists)
Post breakfast checkout from your accommodation and start your journey to back home with beautiful memories (Journey will take approximately 7 to 9 Hours).
Spring-summer (March through May): This is the best time to visit Nainital. All the tourist hot-spots, sightseeing places and adventure activities are open for business. The temperature ranges from 10 degree Celsius to 27 degree Celsius.
Monsoon (July through mid-September): This is the off-season time, and the areas becomes prone to landslides. If you like solitude, this is the time to visit. Also brilliant for a romantic getaway. Be aware that most activities, scenic spots and adventure sports will be closed during this time.
Winters (October through February): Fresh snowfall and sub-zero temperatures. Incredible time for honeymooners. Great for winter sports.
There may be certain surcharges applicable at the time of booking. All above rates are subject to availability at the time of confirmation and can be changed without prior notice
All tours are subject to weather conditions and will operate only if weather permits, no refund will be given if services are not operated due to weather or natural problems.
Please make sure you follow the timings given by the driver and guide for all the services and transfers. In case you fail to follow the timings, the Driver will leave for which no refund will be given.
Hotel and airline cancellations to be applied.
Hotels suggested in the itinerary can be changed and will be equivalent or more to the one given to you in terms of price as per the official rate sheet of the hotel.
Service tax extra as per new GST rules
Any kind of delays in flight such as fog or technical problem is not the responsibility of Trip Tap Toe and any kind of hotel cancellations and no shows will be the responsibility of the client.
This tour is subject to availability.