Bhimtal is an ancient place named after the legendary Bhima of Mahabharata when Bhima visited the place during the exile period of Pandavas. Bhimtal is rich in scenic beauty covers with one of the most beautiful pristine blue Lake and an ideal weekend getaway for families, honeymoon couples, for solo and a group of travellers.
A small island in the middle of the lake and a pristine blue lake bounded with a dense, lush green forest of oaks, pine and shrubs. Bhimtal is purely a magical hill station in Nainital district., and the second most loveable tourist’s holiday destination, though this beautiful town is far more scenic and beautiful than any other holiday destination situated close to Delhi/NCR regions.
Bhimtal is underrated, yet most scenic hill station situated in the heart of Uttrakhand rested at the height of 1370 meter above sea level. The ancient town of Bhimtal is a place to lie down under the shade of nature, where you can close your eyes and feel the serenity, the peaceful sound of dense forests and lofty mountains.
This picturesque hill station has now started attracting tourists from all over the world because of its quiet and serene locations.
Due to the high demand of luxurious accommodations, local hoteliers have started constructing their properties to cottages, luxury Villas & resorts, and luxurious homestays for providing second to none operational experience and memorable guest experiences and this is a clear sign that Bhimtal has become one of the most sought-after holiday destinations in Uttrakhand.
Bhimtal’s market is well-equipped with everything you’ll possibly need during your stay, there are multiple restaurants, café, shops and fresh food stalls at the lakeside.
Bhimtal market is big there are several small shops located on the mall road from where you can buy daily essentials and jewellery, electronics, sports accessories, carpets, meat, whisky, wooden handicrafts, handmade Garhwali paintings etc.
The weather here is quite pleasant throughout the year.
Summer – Summers in this tourism destination starts from March and lasts until June, ideal for kids and old age tourists.
Monsoon – Ideal for long-term holiday seeker, photographer and Honeymooner
Winter – December and January are Ideal for party events like Christmas, New year etc.
Our Preference – Naukuchiatal is a perfect and safest holiday spot round the year, but we love this beautiful hill station in rainy season (July to August), as this time you can enjoy the beautiful clouds play, deep dense greenery mountain covered with clouds, birds chirping everywhere, light rainfall and partial sunny weather – Literally a Heaven on Earth moment.
So, if you’re planning long-term holidays or you’re a photographer or a honeymooner, then July to August is perfect holiday time for you.