Welcome to Naukuchiatal

Naukuchiatal is a small scenic lake village located in the state of Uttarakhand.

Naukuchiatal, as the name suggests; is the lake with ‘Nine Corners’. This lake is 1220 meters above the sea level, 175 feet deep; making it the deepest lake in the Nainital region.

As per the local legends, this lake was formed by the blessings of Lord ‘Bramha’, a small temple of Lord Brahma is also located on the banks of the lake. They say doing an on foot “parikrama” of the lake will bestow blessings from the Lord Brahma himself.

Naukuchiatal is just 26 kms from the ever buzzing Nainital. It offers nature in its purest forms with deep dense forests and a picturesque lake. It’s lush valleys, vibrant orchards and oak forests provide an enchanting appeal to the soul in solitude.


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Activities in Naukuchiatal

While doing nothing…… is a good idea! You can sit on the deck, put up your legs on the railing and just stare at the lake, the jungle, the birds, the blue sky….. If you must, then carry a book that you have been planning to read. Want some more!!! Check out the options……….

Places to visit

We can organised multiple touring options to satiate your urge to explore. Ask us for Cab booking, packed lunch etc

How to Reach

Naukuchiatal is very well connected from Delhi and Lucknow.
Nest & Hives is 26 km from rail head @ kathgodam (1 hours drive). There are overnight train/s from Delhi and Lucknow. And also a daily shatabdi from Delhi (starts @6am from New Delhi and reaches @11.30am last stop kathgodam).

One can drive approx 300 km (comfortable 6/7 hrs drive) from Delhi : Route # Ghaziabad – Gajraula (stop for bfast McD/Bikaner/ Burgerking/Domino’s/ KFC/ Moga etc) – Moradabad – Rampur – Rudrapur – Haldwani – Kathgodam – Bhimtal – Naukuchiatal. One can take a more pleasant and drive through the jungle (turn left into ring road before entering Rampur – Swar – Bazpur – Kaladhungi – Haldwani)

From Lucknow one can reach via Bareilly – Haldwani
Nainital is 25 km from the resort.

Shoot at sight…

Bring your SLR or a simple aim & shoot camera…. The place is full of variety of birds, papillons, flora and fauna. We guarantee that the changing lights, the cloud formation, the lake, the jungle, the mountains, the activities and the site seeing will keep you busy throughout the trip… With so much to shoot, even your mobile would come handy.