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NAINITAL

Nainital is a beautiful hill station in Uttarakhand and headquarters of Nainital district in the Kumaon foothills of Himalayas. It is one of the most popular tourist places to visit in India and also one of the top places to experience Uttarakhand tourism. It is also among the popular 2 day trip near Delhi and also one of the top places to visit near Delhi. The Naini Lake is one of the 52 Shakti Peeths (huge altars), or religious areas where parts of the consumed Sati (Parvati) fell on earth while being conveying by Lord Shiva. The spot where Sati’s eyes (or Nain) fell came to be called Nainital (Nain as Eyes) (Tal as Lake). Some famous sightseeing places in the hill station include Naina Devi Temple, St. John Church, Governor’s House, Naini Peak, Pt. G.B. Pant High Altitude Zoo and much more.

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